Reminders To Take Your Medicine – Hmmm

Reminders To Take Your Medicine – Hmmm

Can You Set Alexa to Remind You To Take Your Medicine? I’ve had several folks mention they are using “Reminders” as a way to remember to take their medicine. I think this is a great feature as a redundant practice to take your meds. However, I...
Do You Have A Mom | Dad | Grandma Light?

Do You Have A Mom | Dad | Grandma Light?

And then there was light One of the first things we did after setting up the Echo for mom, and gaining some initial use was to become a “Connected Home”. Whether connecting to devices like SmartThings, Wemo or Hue, we added not just lifestyle ease but...
How To Set Up Your Default Music Services

How To Set Up Your Default Music Services

Let’s Play Some Tunes! Once you register your device to your Amazon account, you automatically have access to your Amazon Music library and Audible library. We all most likely have a favorite music library or streaming stations we listen to. With Alexa, you can...
Alarms, Timers and Reminders

Alarms, Timers and Reminders

Alexa Alarms, Reminders and Timers What’s important to know Alexa alarms, timers and reminders are device specific.  The alarm, timer or reminder you set will only sound on the specific device in which you set the command. Alexa Timers Think of the Alexa Timer...
Alexa Calling & Messaging

Alexa Calling & Messaging

Make Calls Hands-Free!!!! You can now use your supported Echo device or the Alexa app on your mobile phone (or tablet) to call or voice message almost anyone, for free! Alexa calling and messaging works with your existing wifi connection, sending your calls and...
Amazon Household Profiles

Amazon Household Profiles

Alexa, What Is Household Profiles?   You can create an Amazon Household using the Alexa app or from your computer at alexa.amazon.com. Amazon Household allows you to share Amazon benefits with another adult, teens, and children in your household. Shared benefits are...