Alexa and your Echo speaker are useful for more than just playing some music while you do the dishes or letting you know when your Amazon parcel has been dispatched. ...

Routines are a set series of Alexa actions controlled by a single command or triggered by another action. This allows you to perform regular actions without having to keep giving ...

You can manage some of the Alexa settings using voice commands, and even more by using the Alexa app for iOS and Android (and Kindle Fire devices, of course). But ...

Since early August 2019, Alexa users in the US have a new command they can use to make the smart speaker easier to use or more fitting to their needs. ...

You can use multiple Echo speakers independently, of course, but if you want to, you can also link several speakers and use the multi-room feature to play the same audio ...

If you have a Skype account, you can connect it to Alexa, and make VOIP calls through your Amazon Echo speaker using voice commands. Here’s how to connect your account ...

If you have an Audible account, linking it to your Alexa app and listening to books though your Echo speaker is easy, and listening to books can be achieved with ...

A Voice Profile is a way for Alexa to recognise who is speaking to her. It allows the device to give a more personalised experience, and will open up additional ...

Setting up your Echo speaker and the Alexa app is fairly easy, just follow the instructions below and you will soon be ready to listen to music, create reminders and ...

Alexa can be very useful, and is a great addition to any home. But your little smart speaker can also be a little bit weird (and sometimes very amusing) if ...

The Echo speaker and Alexa are perfect for listening to kindle eBooks while you busy yourself with something else. There are many thousands of Kindle eBooks available with text-to-speech enabled, ...

The Echo speakers are all pretty robust, but if you do experience unexpected problems, or if the speaker is unresponsive for any length of time, you can quite easily reset ...

Follow-up mode for Alexa makes it much easier to give voice commands as it removes the need to say "Alexa" before each command in a series of commands. ...

Anyone who has used their Echo speaker and Alexa for a while will know that it is a great way to listen to music, hear the news headlines, and even ...

If you have used Siri, Cortana, Google Assistant or almost any of the virtual assistants around these days, you will likely know that the developers usually program pop culture references ...

Compiling a list of the most useful Alexa commands is a tricky thing to do. How I use my Echo speaker and Alexa may be totally different to how you ...