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8/5/17 LME Weekly Summary

8/5/17 LME Weekly Summary

Links to all of the previous week’s posts along with a brief summary of each.

Alexa Fire TV Control Is Here!

Alexa Fire TV Control Is Here!

I’ve set it up with my Show and Fire TV stick (2nd generation), and it works!

7/22/17 LME Weekly Summary

7/22/17 LME Weekly Summary

Links to all of the previous week’s posts along with a brief summary of each.

Alexa Fire TV Control Is Coming…and Kind Of Here Already

Alexa Fire TV Control Is Coming…and Kind Of Here Already

Alexa device Fire TV control has been delayed, but LME’s got a tip for partial Alexa device Fire TV control that already works!

Smart Home On A Budget: Alternative Alexa Devices

Smart Home On A Budget: Alternative Alexa Devices

Alexa’s become so popular, she’s no longer content to live only in the Echo, Dot and Tap.

6/18/16 Weekly Summary

6/18/16 Weekly Summary

Here’s the LME Weekly Summary: links to all of the previous week’s posts along with a brief summary of each. Click through on the links to view the full post for any you’re interested in.     6/13/16 – Stupid Alexa Tricks: Science Fiction Edition Time for this week’s batch of Stupid Alexa Tricks, and […]

New Alexa Commands On Fire TV

New Alexa Commands On Fire TV

This week Amazon announced expanded Alexa functionality on their Fire TV devices. These enhancements work for Fire TV owners who use a Fire TV voice remote or the FREE Fire TV Remote App, so if you don’t already own the voice remote you don’t have to buy one to access Alexa on your Fire TV […]

Fire TV Update Brings New Alexa Voice Controls!

Fire TV Update Brings New Alexa Voice Controls!

This morning Amazon issued a press release announcing some exciting new Alexa Voice Service features on Fire TV.     Sorry, This Isn’t Echo + Fire TV Integration This does not mean you will soon be able to control your Fire TV device via your Echo, Dot or Tap device. As of this writing, on […]

Amazon Reveals Full Specs For Dot & Tap In Alexa App Update

Amazon Reveals Full Specs For Dot & Tap In Alexa App Update

Big thanks to Amazon discussion group participant Grady Richardson for the reveal!     You may have noticed that the Alexa app recently got a facelift to group related functions together and streamline the main menu. But you may not have noticed that the Help & Feedback section has been expanded and now includes more […]

Amazon Echo Gotchas Grab-Bag

Amazon Echo Gotchas Grab-Bag

Today I’m sharing a bunch of tips for dealing with common Echo and Echo-related problems, each of which only affects a specific group of Echo users. So if you’ve been experiencing some kind of frustration related to your Echo or the network where your Echo’s in use, scan the boldface headings below to see if […]

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