May 31, 2018
With the most minimal of sound effects marring this otherwise magical collection of binary bafflers, today's skill is for everyone who likes being quizzed on Quidditch or harangued on Harry himself. Oh, and Faith to the rescue again.
May 30, 2018
Today we start with a quick demo of the 'Can I Stream' skill that let's you know which streaming services have what shows. We then ask the A-lady about traffic to local businesses. Don't forget to enter your home address under Settings > Device location.
May 29, 2018
Penny Golden (email@example.com) brings us all the baseball trivia we could want in a skill with sound effects that, quite frankly, are 'hit out of the park'. Did I make any sense there at all or did I strike out? Or should I be talking about touch-downs? I'm so confused.
May 28, 2018
Today we cover another skill devised for the Echo Dot for kids but available for everyone. A gentle guided story through Duplo Land - made even better if you have some Duplo and even some kids to hand.
May 27, 2018
Teri Fisher of the Alexa in Canada podcast joins the gang today - bringing us two groovy local skills; the first with the life-saving low-down on wait times at Albaerta hospitals and the second to book a car with BC's popular car-share service. You can get in touch with Teri on Twitter @DrTeriFisher and @AlexaInCanadaCA.
May 26, 2018
Another fab listener episode again today - Penny Golden (firstname.lastname@example.org) brings us voices from the past with momentous messages. Want to drop me a demo? Please do to email@example.com.
May 25, 2018
Andrea Barker (firstname.lastname@example.org) brings us the A-lady's take on the classic table-toss game; 'Pass the Pigs'. Using virtual dice instead of plastic porkers, I think this skill's a keeper.
May 24, 2018
Another skill direct from Amazon today. Amazon Storytime brings great short stories to kids of all ages (including 47).
May 23, 2018
Shaun Williams (email@example.com) takes us through the seedy streets of Gotham City with this great immersive choose-your-own audio-adventure skill. Can I be Robin?
May 22, 2018
Practice spying things with your mind's little eye with this great skill brought to us by Penny Golden (firstname.lastname@example.org). If in doubt it's probably 'Bananas'!