3/30/19 LME Weekly Summary

Here’s the 3/30/19 LME Weekly Summary: links to the previous week’s posts along with a brief summary of each.

Work On Saturday

Note that due to downtime related to server upgrades I was unable to get last Saturday’s Weekly Summary posted and sent to subscribers, so I’m including its links here as well.


3/29/19 – Fast Tips Friday: Alexa Knows Area Codes, Zip Codes, State Abbreviations

Another feature consumers have wanted from the beginning: Alexa knows area codes, zip codes and state abbreviations now, and can do some related searches.

3/28/19 – UPDATED! Fast Tips Friday: How To View & Clear Alexa History
Viewing Alexa history is useful for addressing privacy concerns and troubleshooting when Alexa doesn’t seem to understand what you’re saying.

3/25/19 – Things To Ask Alexa
Queries and statements to try on Alexa for a funny, unexpected or informative response.

3/21/19 – How To Create Custom Voice Commands for Nest Thermostat + Alexa
There are no intuitive, default voice commands for Nest thermostat + Alexa, but it’s easy to set up a couple of Alexa Routines to control your Nest.

3/18/19 Things To Ask Alexa
Queries and statements to try on Alexa for a funny, unexpected or informative response.