11/4/17 LME Weekly Summary

Here’s the 11/4/17 LME Weekly Summary: links to the previous week’s posts along with a brief summary of each.


Weekend Damage


10/30/17: Alexa Routines Are Here – But Without Music
Last week I shared the news that Alexa Routines are on the way, but Amazon caught me off guard by releasing the new much sooner than I’d expected.

10/31/17 AlexaDev Tuesday – Alexa Kids Skill Challenge
Earlier this month I posted about the pros and cons of writing Alexa skills for kids. Here’s another pro: the Alexa kids’ skill challenge contest.

11/3/17 – Alexa Fast Tips Friday: Echo 2 vs Other Alexa Devices
As promised, today I’m sharing my thoughts on how Echo 2 sound quality and other features compare to the rest of the Alexa device family.


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Readers and reviewers have asked for them, and they’re finally here for US Alexa users! I’ll be releasing them for the UK and India regions soon. Add Easter Egg Daily to your flash briefing to get a different Alexa Easter egg from Love My Echo’s Things To Ask Alexa archive every day of the year. Focus Word Daily brings the popular Focus Word skill to your flash briefing, with a single Focus Word message assigned to each day of the year.

Easter Egg Daily and Focus Word Daily

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