Learning about the Echo Dot from Amazon

It is quite possible that you have heard about Alexa.  What is Alexa and how do you get it?  To start, you can purchase an Echo Dot at a local retailer or directly from Amazon.

In this video you will learn how to set an alarm, learn what is on your calendar for the day, call Uber and check the days weather. You can pair a Bluetooth speaker and order paper towels, as well as, play music, order a pizza and adjust the volume of the music that is playing. This device can help with smart technology in your home that includes your thermostat and lights.  At a minimum, simply ask any question you would like an answer to and see what happens.

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Published on Sep 14, 2016: Echo Dot, now only $49.99, is a hands-free, voice-controlled device that uses the same far-field voice recognition as Amazon Echo. Through its built in speaker or by connecting to your own speakers via bluetooth or wired connection, Dot uses the Alexa Voice Service to play music, provide information, news, sports scores, weather, and more—instantly. #JustAsk http://www.amazon.com/echodot