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How To Stop Amazon Snooping On Your Alexa Conversations

How To Stop Amazon Snooping On Your Alexa Conversations

After a Guardian story revealed Apple uses human contractors to review some of its Siri recordings, Apple made the decision to temporarily suspend the program. Google followed suit with its virtual assistant, and now Amazon has done the same for Alexa — except instead of ditching the human review it’s…

Make A Houseguest Guide With Alexa

Make A Houseguest Guide With Alexa

The Houseguest Guide on Alexa Skill Blueprints lets you program your Alexa to answer questions for housesitters, babysitters and other guests. You can explain the TV remotes, the garbage routine, and the trick to make the shower work, and Alexa will wrap it all inside a Houseguest Guide skill.

Transform Your Amazon Echo Into A White Noise Machine With This Skill

Transform Your Amazon Echo Into A White Noise Machine With This Skill

Every night around 2am, the gentleman that lives above me decides to move a piece of furniture and then throw roughly 7,000 pennies at it. Or at least that’s what I’ve convinced myself he’s doing. Whatever it is it’s startling and consistently wakes me up, but isn’t momentous enough for…