Tag: Voice

How to Name your Alexa Routines

How to Name your Alexa Routines

I noticed recently in my Alexa app, that Amazon has enabled the ability to name your routines!  This functionality was somehow lost in the first ... Read More

Want a free Amazon Echo Auto device?

Want a free Amazon Echo Auto device?

I have mine sitting on my desk already BUT for those of you who haven’t made the choice to buy the $50 Echo Auto, this ... Read More

Alexa, Home Assistant and Nabu Casa

Alexa, Home Assistant and Nabu Casa

Every so often, it is good to do some maintenance items to keep things running smoothly.  This video and post will detail what I do ... Read More

Enabling Guest Mode TTS feedback for Home Assistant

Enabling Guest Mode TTS feedback for Home Assistant

I have been using input booleans in my Home Assistant set up from the very start.  They basically just become virtual switches that allow you ... Read More

Is Amazon killing off the name Alexa?

Is Amazon killing off the name Alexa?

Clickbait? Sure.. ;) But interesting nonetheless I think.  With 2018 drawing to an end, I was thinking about how Amazon is absolutely crushing and dominating ... Read More