Alexa, Set a timer

Set a timer I love this feature when cooking dinner. Many times, I need to set several times that run at the same time while making a large dinner. I love that I can set these timers using voice commands. There’s no need to quickly wash my hands to set the timer on...

Alexa, What is the Weather?

What is the weather? I’m so bad at checking the weather. With Alexa, we just simply say “Alexa, what is the weather”. Alexa will give you the weather report for your area. You can ask for the whole week or a particular day. She can only give you weather information...

Alexa, announce that dinner’s ready

Now there is a cool way to announce to your family that dinner is ready. When you use this command “Alexa, announce that dinner is ready” an announcement will go out to all the Echo devices in the house. It will do an announcement warning, then ring the...