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Author: Sarah Panagos
Recent Alexa Skills
If you have more than one Echo (dot, show, spot), you can use them as an intercom to communicate with other people in your house.
Say: “Alexa, drop in on (Device Name).”.
You can now talk with whoever is in the same room as the device.
First, you need to make sure your location is set on your device for the area you are in. Go to your Alexa app on your phone and under “Settings” add your location. Country and Zip Code should be enough.
“Alexa, “What movies are playing?”
“Alexa, “When will Star Wars play?”
“Alexa, “Tell me about the movie The Wall”
“Alexa, “What comedies are playing Saturday night?”
If you have an Echo Show, you can ask her to show you the trailer for a particular movie
“Alexa, show trailer for [name of movie]
Do you find yourself lying on the bed or couch all day, unable to motivate yourself to get up?
The Get Me Up skill will help motivate (or annoy) you to get up off the couch and do something with your life.
Say: “Alexa, Get me up.” And she won’t take “no” for an answer.
Try it out. Go to the Amazon Skill page and enable it on your Echo Dot. Get UP Skill
If you enjoy laughing at classic fart noises, then Alexa has you covered. Using the Pull My Finger skill, Alexa will play fart sounds.
Say: “Alexa, pull my finger.” Then enjoy the hilarious sounds of farts.
Try it out. Go to the Amazon Skill page and enable it on your Echo Dot. Pull My Finger