Last week with Alexa – 3/8/20 & 3/15/20

Quick Updates I apologize for missing last week's article! My university has cancelled in-person classes due to COVID-19. As we begin social distancing, I will resume regular updates. In addition, look out for more articles over the next couple of weeks! We wish everyone a safe a healthy season! New Features Over the past couple of weeks, Amazon has released new ways to access polling...

Last week with Alexa – 3/1/20

New Features Today, I'm highlighting two new features of Alexa! For owners of an Echo Show, you can now have Alexa scan barcodes of items in your home and have them added to your shopping list. To access this feature, try: "Alexa, scan this to my shopping cart""Alexa, scan this" The next feature we are going to look at is setting timers and alarms for a specific device. In the past, anytime you...

Love My Echo Relaunch – Welcome!

This marks the beginning of a new era of Love My Echo! It has been a while since the site has been active and a lot has happened in the world of Alexa. In the next few weeks, expect updates to past articles and new articles centered around these changes. In addition to new content, the site has not only gone through a visual overhaul, but (almost) a voice overhaul as well. Many of our future...

Hands-on with the Amazon Echo Auto

What's up with the new Echo Auto? Being a student at university, I have not been able to try out my new Amazon Echo Auto at all. That is, until last weekend, when I decided to take it with me on a roadtrip to see one of my best friends at another university. Overall, I had a pretty solid experience with the device. To be perfectly honest, I wish I had the Echo Auto with my old car. My new car...

Meet The New Boss

Post published 8/5/19 - Well gang, it's time for your ol' pal April to be moseying on down the trail, and I'm passing the reins to a capable Alexa Champion who I trust to do right by you. Meet the new boss: Austin Wilson. Who is Austin Wilson? Austin is a young and very promising Alexa developer who's also a strong communicator, and I'm sure he has a lot to offer consumers and Alexa developers...