Menu

Voice Assistants

Alexa, how do you say, "You're doing great work," in German? Amazon's Alexa can help you translate English words and short phrases into 36 supported languages.  Here's a handy trip for travelers, if you're on the road and have your smartphone available, you can pull up Amazon's Alexa via the Alexa app or Amazon.com and you'll have an easier time deciphering menus or asking for directions. 

Interested in the latest tips, news, and how-to's for Amazon's Alexa? Join our Facebook group.
If you're looking for voice technology enablement or would like to create a skill for your brand, contact us.

You can call mobile and landline phone numbers in the US, Canada and Mexico from your Echo devices or via the Alexa app. Alexa can access numbers saved in your phone's contact list or you can say the number you want to call and Alexa will dial it directly. Learn more about calling with Alexa.

Interested in the latest tips, news, and how-to's for Amazon's Alexa? Join our Facebook group.
If you're looking for voice technology enablement or would like to create a skill for your brand, contact us.

Want to create a personal Alexa skill that's only accessible from your Alexa-enabled devices? Maybe a skill the babysitter can use? Or a family trivia game? Amazon's Alexa skill blueprint provides non-coders with multiple skill templates to choose from. Pick from 20 available templates, fill in the blanks, and you're set. You can access your skill via any Alexa-enabled device. To see a list of your personal skills and edit them, head over to the Alexa Blueprints site.

Interested in the latest tips, news, and how-to's for Amazon's Alexa? Join our Facebook group.
If you're looking for voice technology enablement or would like to create a skill for your brand, contact us.

Although your Alexa-enabled devices will typically update on their own when connected to WiFi, you may occasionally find that your device is missing new skills and features. Learn how to check the current version of the software you're using and how to download the latest updates.

Interested in the latest tips, news, and how-to's for Amazon's Alexa? Join our Facebook group.
If you're looking for voice technology enablement or would like to create a skill for your brand, contact us.

Smart speakers are now the fastest growing category of consumer tech, and that means the desire for smart home products is booming. If you're thinking of upgrading to a smart thermostat or security camera, you may be eligible for a rebate.

Although the verdict is still out on the usefulness of the Alexa-enabled Amazon Dash wand, Amazon has quietly updated the software to include a timer, one of the features consumers felt would make this kitchen helper more useful. Check out the Dash Wand in action:  

Alexa, what' the song that goes <insert lyrics? > Can't remember the name of a song? Try singing it to Amazon's Alexa. If recognized, she'll offer to play the song or provide you with multiple versions to select from. Amazon Echo Show owners will be able to view and select from song titles and album covers. 

Interested in the latest tips, news, and how-to's for Amazon's Alexa? Join our Facebook group.
If you're looking for voice technology enablement or would like to create a skill for your brand, contact us.

Interested in the latest tips, news, and how-tos for Amazon's Alexa? Join our Facebook group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/AlexaNews/

If you're looking to create an Alexa sklll for your brand, contact us

7 Amazon Alexa commands to create a spirited soundtrack for your holiday tradition

You may already start your morning off by asking Amazon's voice-enabled Alexa for the news or weather, but there are a host of additional skills available to help you kick off your day and increase productivity throughout.

Let's Start a Conversation...

 From conversation to cloud storage, we’ll partner with you to carry the voice of your brand to consumers where they live and work. Whether you need custom software architecture or integration with third party systems, our experienced developers will help you navigate toward the "Works with Alexa" badge. Email Jill@creamcitydigital.com to start a conversation.