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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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Busted! Mom catches 6-year-old son using Alexa to cheat on math homework

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Kim's Opinion: The future of virtual assistants and relationships

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Best smart speakers to buy this Christmas and holiday season

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Kim's Opinion: Can you depend upon Alexa to call 911?

Smart speakers like the Amazon Echo tell you the weather, turn off the lights and order an Uber. Just don’t depend on them in a...
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14 ways to control your home with Echo and Alexa

Echo is the smart speaker that has just about everyone talking to smart speakers. You use it to listen to your favorite radio station...
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You won't have to say 'Hey Google' as much now

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Best Alexa Skills you didn’t know you could use with your Echo smart speaker

As a Komando reader, you know that we've been keeping you up-to-date with Alexa's top skills. Alexa can do many things like search for...
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