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12 of the best Amazon Alexa skills for kids (and their parents)

Amazon Alexa is quite possibly one of the best things to ever happen to your smart home. SEE ALSO: 10 of the best Amazon Alexa skills for dating and romance The voice assistant is capable of quickly ordering pizza from Domino's or Pizza Hut, playing
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10 of the best Amazon Alexa skills for dating and romance

Alexa is really useful for reordering things on Amazon like toilet paper, Kraft Mac & Cheese, and Duracell batteries, but did you know the voice assistant is also good at connecting with other apps, especially for dating and romance? SEE ALSO:
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Amazon Alexa is coming to hotel rooms

"Alexa, can I get a toothbrush?" At the mention of Amazon's digital assistant, the light ring on the white Echo Plus sitting on the end table lights up, then blinks for a second after the question is asked. Ordinarily, if you made that query to the
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16 of the best Alexa skills that we're obsessed with right now

Amazon Alexa is the retail giant’s "personal assistant" that lives inside of every Amazon Echo and Amazon Fire TV Stick device. The smart digital assistant helps you with virtually any task, such as giving you weather updates or playing music
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Amazon's Alexa playing 'Skyrim' with Keegan-Michael Key wins E3 2018

Bethesda Softworks used its E3 2018 showcase as an occasion to share what appears to be a cancelled April Fool's joke. I'll set the scene and let Keegan-Michael Key do the rest: It feels like Bethesda's Skyrim has been released for everything,
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Alexa as a baby name has dropped in popularity since the launch of Amazon's Alexa

Guess no one wants a life of accidentally activating Amazon's Alexa. The name Alexa has declined in popularity for newborns since the AI voice assistant debuted in 2014, as detailed in a blog post by University of Maryland sociologist Phillip Cohen
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Here's how Amazon's Alexa will work with Microsoft's Cortana

We just got our first taste of how digital assistants will talk to each other. At its Build 2018 developers conference, Microsoft showed how its AI assistant, Cortana, will interact with Amazon Alexa, assuming you use both. Since many use Alexa at
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Amazon Alexa spouted conspiracy theory when asked about chemtrails

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Hollywood's scariest supercomputer joins the Amazon Alexa family

"I'm sorry, Alexa. I'm afraid I can't do that." No one seems particularly freaked out at the idea of computers in our homes that listen to us, respond to questions, even take direct control of various living conditions. Maybe this HAL-9000 replica
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Amazon Alexa's creepy, spontaneous laugh is weirding people out

Some people are creeped out enough having an Amazon Echo constantly listening to their every move in their home. But it gets even more disturbing than that.  As first reported by BuzzFeed, some Amazon Alexa users are reporting that their

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