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Every few months, I take a hard look at Amazon Echo and catch up on the latest skills. If you’re not familiar with skills,...
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15 new Alexa skills you're going to love

One of the most useful aspects of Alexa has been her ability to expand her functionality with "skills." Much like the apps on your...
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Make your Wi-Fi invisible, get free subtitles, fun with Google Home, and more: Tech Q&A

Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products and all things digital. Sometimes, choosing the most interesting...
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25 most useful Alexa skills you'll use time and again

Amazon's Alexa can perform “skills” to make your life easier. Amazon and its partners have developed more than 50,000 skills, and they run the...
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Can Alexa owners trust this new security feature?

A new feature Amazon first announced last September is now rolling out to people who own its Echo smart speakers. Alexa wants to guard...
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Side gig with Alexa paid this guy enough to buy a Tesla

Are you looking to make some extra cash? Amazon may be just the right fit for you. The company allows third-party developers to create...
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New Amazon Alexa skills: Publish your own skill, play Three Questions and more

It's our weekly update with the latest and greatest things you can do with Amazon Echo. This week, Alexa's skills include how to find...
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New Amazon Alexa skills: Celebrate love, play the Sims and more

Every week, we bring you the latest skills from the most popular voice-activated assistant, Amazon Echo's Alexa. This week, Valentine's Day is on the...
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New Amazon Alexa skills: Sports Jeopardy, Brief Mode, set reminders and more

Every week, we bring you the latest skills from the most popular voice-activated assistant, Amazon Echo Alexa. This week, sports fans will appreciate Alexa's...
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New Amazon Alexa skills: Custom workout, Categories Game, football party tips and more

I don't know about you, but I love my Alexa. She helps me with my everyday tasks, answers simple questions I have and even...
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