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Update your Echo Device: Firmware / Software

August 25th, 2021 by

For your Echo device to have full functionality with the latest features, security and long-term usage you will need to update your firmware/software. Updating your Alexa Software does require a stable connection to the internet via WiFi, luckily you don’t need to manually update your device as Alexa will check for updates on a nightly

What is Alexa?

July 28th, 2021 by

Amazon’s Alexa is a voice-controlled smart virtual assistant. Alexa can control varying IoT (Internet of Things) devices in your Smart Home. Alexa can play audio, control your lights, speakers, TVs and even plug sockets, one of the more used features is the ability to order products directly via voice control through Alexa. Alexa is operated

How to Use Your Amazon Echo as a Bluetooth Speaker

July 26th, 2021 by

The Amazon Echo Speaker boasts utility alongside its ability to allow you to use the Alexa voice assistance with it, but you can actually use your Amazon Echo device (Not the Echo Tap) to play your music & podcasts from your Smartphone, Tablet and other devices that use Bluetooth. This will provide a significant improvement

Will Alexa work without WiFi?

July 26th, 2021 by

Amazon’s Echo (Alexa) can provide you with a lot of information, from instant news, music streaming, answering your questions & even providing traffic updates. But does this mean you need an internet connection to access these features? Can you use Alexa without an internet connection? If you do not have a Wi-Fi connection in your

20+ Fun Games to play with Amazon’s Alexa

July 23rd, 2021 by

Having your Amazon Alexa device is fun for the first hours, but it eventually becomes another household tool, however, you can do more than just turn your lights on with your Alexa Device. If you want something to do, try finding some Easter Eggs or playing some Games on your Alexa Device, they’re surprisingly fun!

Why is Amazon Echo Flashing Yellow?

June 25th, 2021 by

An Amazon Echo device flashing yellow isn’t a bad sign, this simply means that you have a notification. This can be for a range of reasons from order purchases to a message from an Alexa Contact. You should however keep note of any other flashing colors on your Alexa device should they be an issue.

How to call 911 with Alexa for emergencies

June 22nd, 2021 by

Can Alexa call 911? – Unfortunately, whilst Alexa can call your phone when you’ve lost it, it cannot call 911 without some configuration and changes. However, through the use of a device like the Echo Connect, you can use VOIP or your Landline as the outgoing call method, making calls to 911 possible. Alternatively, there

How to Travel The World With Alexa

April 2nd, 2021 by

How to take your Alexa on Holiday In this day and age, you’d expect voice assistants to follow you everywhere and whilst this is true with Phone Apps and laptop/tablet voice assistants, what about your standard hub assistant? The Amazon Echo Device can be daunting for any new Smart Home user to set up, let

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