Alexa Skills

A curated list of helpful, inspiring and practical Alexa skills.

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Vote for Your Favorite EdTech Alexa Skill for Your Chance to Win a 2nd-gen Echo Show

Six Edtech companies from across the United States submitted their entries for the Amazon Alexa…

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Two Great Alexa Recipe and Cooking Skills for the Echo Show

If you have an Alexa device with a screen in the kitchen (Fire tablet, Fire…

Add Updates from the World Health Organization to Your Alexa Flash Briefing

  If Covid-19 has you more aware and interested in the health of the world’s…

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How to Get Severe Weather Alerts From Alexa

Alexa can now proactively let you know when severe weather is approaching. To turn this…

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Listen to 2020 Presidential Candidates in their Own Words with this Alexa Skill

The Debate Cruncher Alexa skill offers users the opportunity to listen to specific information from…

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Get Cooking Tips and Tools from America’s Test Kitchen

Get the (measuring) scoop from the team at America’s Test Kitchen by enabling their Alexa…

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Better than a “What Allergies Do I Have” Quiz – the Zyrtek Alexa Skill

If you’re an allergy sufferer, check out the Zyrtek Alexa skill. Once you’ve associated your…

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Track Your Package Deliveries with the UPS Alexa Skill

Track UPS packages, get a shipping quote or find a store location with the UPS…

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This Alexa Skill Will Help You Get a Little Smarter Each Day

Enable the “Make me Smart” Alexa skill and say, “Alexa, make me smart,” daily, to…

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This Alexa Skill Will Get Your Kids Excited About Brushing Their Teeth

This well-rated “Chompers” Alexa skill will keep kids (and adults) entertained as they brush their…