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Alexa Cast | An Unofficial Journey of an Amazon Echo User

David Jackson

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Alexa Cast | An Unofficial Journey of an Amazon Echo User
Alexa Cast | An Unofficial Journey of an Amazon Echo User

Alexa Cast | An Unofficial Journey of an Amazon Echo User

David Jackson

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Follow the journey of using the Amazon Echo and get power tips and get more out of your Amazon Echo

Latest Episodes

Alex Now Remembers

You can now have Alex remember just about anything and there is now a follow up mode so you don't have to prompt her so much

5 MIN2018 MAY 14
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Alex Now Remembers

Announce that Dinner is Ready - IHome iAVS16 Product Review

Today we learn how to use Alexa as a one way intercom using the announce feature, and I review the IHome iAVS16 Smart Alarm clock

10 MIN2018 APR 11
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Announce that Dinner is Ready - IHome iAVS16 Product Review

Stream Sports on TuneIn for $2.99 a Month

Get TuneIn on a discount as well as Prime Music, and Prime

13 MIN2018 APR 4
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Stream Sports on TuneIn for $2.99 a Month

Listening to Podcasts on Alexa

Today William Nutt joins us to talk listening to podcasts on an Amazon Alexa Device

12 MIN2018 FEB 21
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Listening to Podcasts on Alexa

Control Your TV With Alexa

Today I talk about how I can control my Amazon Fire TV with my Alexa Device, and I try out Firefox on Fire TV

9 MIN2018 JAN 2
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Control Your TV With Alexa

Alexa is Now a Clock Radio

Amazon Music News: Goodbye Music Storage - Hello Hits By Location - Waking Up to Music Amazon quietly announced this week it’s retiring its Amazon Music Storage subscription plans, with plans to completely disallow playing or downloading songs from the service starting in January 2019. So in the past, you could upload your entire music catalog into Amazon and have it available to play (and for Alexa).There’s a long grace period before access to your music is permanently disabled, however. The tracks you’ve already uploaded to Amazon Music will still be available until January 2019.The shutdown affects both the free storage plan, which allowed for 250 songs to be stored in the cloud, as well the paid plan – originally $25 per year – which offered cloud storage for up to 250,000 songs. MP3 files you purchased from Amazon will stay available. If you are anAmazon Music Unlimited or Prime Music customers you can now ask Alexa to "Play the top songs in (your city" or the "hits in (yo...

10 MIN2017 DEC 23
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Alexa is Now a Clock Radio

Checking Your Orders Without Outing Santa Claus

Support the show by going to www.alexacast.com Being CarefulChecking Your Orders with Alexa Currently, when I ask Alexa for an update on my orders she tells me when an item shouldarrive including the item's name. This may not be a good thing as at times Alexa needs to whisper sometimes (and she hasn't been programmed for that). You can go into your app and turn of the ability for her to announce the name. Go to: Settings > Notifications >Shopping Notifications (from there you can set product names on/off News: Alexa is headed for the workplace. The WSJ reports that Alexa for Business will also give enterprise users the opportunity to build apps and skills for calendar management, meeting room scheduling and ordering supplies. The introduction of Alexa for Business also presents an opportunity to let users access business information on their phones or outside of the building using the Alexa app on their phone. In the future, you may be able to schedule a virtual meeting with the sal...

9 MIN2017 DEC 3
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Checking Your Orders Without Outing Santa Claus

Black Friday Alexa Deals End on 11/27/17 at Midnight

There are some great deals on Alexa enabled items where you can save up to $50. These end on Cyber Monday 11/27 at midnight. Echo Dots are $29 (normally $50) The New Echo with Improved sound is $79 Echo Plus that comes with a philipsbulb is $120 For all the great deals seehttp://amzn.to/2iSR2oD (aff li

1 MIN2017 NOV 27
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Black Friday Alexa Deals End on 11/27/17 at Midnight

Alexa and Thanksgiving

See full notes at www.alexacast.com/32 This week we have Alexa take a look at Thanksgiving. What are you thankful for? When was the first Thanksgiving? Give me a Thanksgiving Haiku? Tell me a VegetableJoke? MOre great conversions (Gigabytes to Megabytes) It'sTurkey Time! Am I Naughty or Nice (multiple answers) ChristmasFacts Skill Who is hosting Saturday Night Live Alex Let's shop Oprah's Favorite Things? Canada Now Gets Alexa!

8 MIN2017 NOV 18
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Alexa and Thanksgiving

Best Buy Deals of the Day on Alexa

What's Up Alexa? Today we learn a way go get a quick update (alexa, What's up) How to get a 7-day forecast(Alexawhat's the 7-day forecast?) Best Buy Deals Use the Best Buy skill to: - Hear and purchase deals from Best Buy's Deal of the Day - Research products and get recommendations - Learn about our return policy Alexa asked me if I wanted to buy each deal. On days where there are a lot of deals, this could be very annoying. More information A Love Song Alexa, sing me a love song." Support the show at www.alexacast.com

6 MIN2017 NOV 13
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Best Buy Deals of the Day on Alexa

Latest Episodes

Alex Now Remembers

You can now have Alex remember just about anything and there is now a follow up mode so you don't have to prompt her so much

5 MIN2018 MAY 14
Comments
Alex Now Remembers

Announce that Dinner is Ready - IHome iAVS16 Product Review

Today we learn how to use Alexa as a one way intercom using the announce feature, and I review the IHome iAVS16 Smart Alarm clock

10 MIN2018 APR 11
Comments
Announce that Dinner is Ready - IHome iAVS16 Product Review

Stream Sports on TuneIn for $2.99 a Month

Get TuneIn on a discount as well as Prime Music, and Prime

13 MIN2018 APR 4
Comments
Stream Sports on TuneIn for $2.99 a Month

Listening to Podcasts on Alexa

Today William Nutt joins us to talk listening to podcasts on an Amazon Alexa Device

12 MIN2018 FEB 21
Comments
Listening to Podcasts on Alexa

Control Your TV With Alexa

Today I talk about how I can control my Amazon Fire TV with my Alexa Device, and I try out Firefox on Fire TV

9 MIN2018 JAN 2
Comments
Control Your TV With Alexa

Alexa is Now a Clock Radio

Amazon Music News: Goodbye Music Storage - Hello Hits By Location - Waking Up to Music Amazon quietly announced this week it’s retiring its Amazon Music Storage subscription plans, with plans to completely disallow playing or downloading songs from the service starting in January 2019. So in the past, you could upload your entire music catalog into Amazon and have it available to play (and for Alexa).There’s a long grace period before access to your music is permanently disabled, however. The tracks you’ve already uploaded to Amazon Music will still be available until January 2019.The shutdown affects both the free storage plan, which allowed for 250 songs to be stored in the cloud, as well the paid plan – originally $25 per year – which offered cloud storage for up to 250,000 songs. MP3 files you purchased from Amazon will stay available. If you are anAmazon Music Unlimited or Prime Music customers you can now ask Alexa to "Play the top songs in (your city" or the "hits in (yo...

10 MIN2017 DEC 23
Comments
Alexa is Now a Clock Radio

Checking Your Orders Without Outing Santa Claus

Support the show by going to www.alexacast.com Being CarefulChecking Your Orders with Alexa Currently, when I ask Alexa for an update on my orders she tells me when an item shouldarrive including the item's name. This may not be a good thing as at times Alexa needs to whisper sometimes (and she hasn't been programmed for that). You can go into your app and turn of the ability for her to announce the name. Go to: Settings > Notifications >Shopping Notifications (from there you can set product names on/off News: Alexa is headed for the workplace. The WSJ reports that Alexa for Business will also give enterprise users the opportunity to build apps and skills for calendar management, meeting room scheduling and ordering supplies. The introduction of Alexa for Business also presents an opportunity to let users access business information on their phones or outside of the building using the Alexa app on their phone. In the future, you may be able to schedule a virtual meeting with the sal...

9 MIN2017 DEC 3
Comments
Checking Your Orders Without Outing Santa Claus

Black Friday Alexa Deals End on 11/27/17 at Midnight

There are some great deals on Alexa enabled items where you can save up to $50. These end on Cyber Monday 11/27 at midnight. Echo Dots are $29 (normally $50) The New Echo with Improved sound is $79 Echo Plus that comes with a philipsbulb is $120 For all the great deals seehttp://amzn.to/2iSR2oD (aff li

1 MIN2017 NOV 27
Comments
Black Friday Alexa Deals End on 11/27/17 at Midnight

Alexa and Thanksgiving

See full notes at www.alexacast.com/32 This week we have Alexa take a look at Thanksgiving. What are you thankful for? When was the first Thanksgiving? Give me a Thanksgiving Haiku? Tell me a VegetableJoke? MOre great conversions (Gigabytes to Megabytes) It'sTurkey Time! Am I Naughty or Nice (multiple answers) ChristmasFacts Skill Who is hosting Saturday Night Live Alex Let's shop Oprah's Favorite Things? Canada Now Gets Alexa!

8 MIN2017 NOV 18
Comments
Alexa and Thanksgiving

Best Buy Deals of the Day on Alexa

What's Up Alexa? Today we learn a way go get a quick update (alexa, What's up) How to get a 7-day forecast(Alexawhat's the 7-day forecast?) Best Buy Deals Use the Best Buy skill to: - Hear and purchase deals from Best Buy's Deal of the Day - Research products and get recommendations - Learn about our return policy Alexa asked me if I wanted to buy each deal. On days where there are a lot of deals, this could be very annoying. More information A Love Song Alexa, sing me a love song." Support the show at www.alexacast.com

6 MIN2017 NOV 13
Comments
Best Buy Deals of the Day on Alexa
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