DTD449 Guess my Name

April 23, 2018

Great skill today; Guess My Name gets two thumbs up as, for probably the first time ever, I get 5 out of 5 in a quiz (with lots of help from Judith).


DTD448 Astrobot Email Assistant

April 22, 2018

Ever wanted to be able to read, action and curate your emails using your Echo? No? Oh, ok. See you tomorrow. Yes? Cool - Phillip's got the skill for you.


DTD447 Additional - Asking Amazon to help the A-lady remember your favourite skills

April 21, 2018

If you'd like to be able to favourite your, er, favourite skills and then ask the A-lady what they are, then please let Amazon know. Give them feedback in the 'Help and feedback' tab in your Amazon A-lady app.


DTD447 Movie Quotes Trivia Game

April 21, 2018

"Of all the bars in all the world..."; er, Toy Story 2? "Do you feel lucky, punk?"; ummmm, er, Who Framed Roger Rabbit?? "We're off to see the wizard"; Wizard of Oz? (I think I may have got that last one right.)


DTD446 Outer Space Alice

April 20, 2018

Rill's back bringing us a skill that I would normally say is brilliant. However, today I'm going to say that it's really out of this world!


DTD445 Musical Trivia

April 19, 2018

If you like musicals you might like to test your knowledge with this straightforward multiple-choice quiz. No sound effects so we try to pep it up with a blast of my favourite song from a musical and a feeble joke.


DTD444 Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes

April 18, 2018

Bringing us a number of nostalgia-inducing nursery rhymes is the lovely Penny Golden. Sound effects and some sage words make this skill suitable for everyone - with the possible exception of a rather suspect slant on Jack and Jill…


DTD443 Controlling your Fire TV with the A-lady

April 17, 2018

A blazingly brilliant episode today. Andy Brown (@AndrewBrown100) is back to demo how to control an Amazon Fire TV from your Echo. The A-lady is just so versatile - I love it.


DTD442 The Queen’s Mathematician

April 16, 2018

Rill's back with a fab skill that will simultaneously educate and entertain younger Echoteers. I just made that word up. Luckily this skill is about numbers and not words otherwise I'd be in trouble. So put down your muskets and grab your Echos and let's go.


DTD441 A-lady, what’s the traffic like on the motorway and give me a blooper

April 15, 2018

Find out what issues they're having out there on the roads, as well as those issues the A-lady has had in what can only be described as 'getting her act together'. I love the Echo.