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How To Fix Alexa Multi-Room Music Not Working [Solved]

In Amazon Alexa, How Tos, Music & Audio by Tim Brennan

In this article, I’ll give you some advice on how to fix Alexa multiroom music when the “Everywhere” group stops working. I’ll provide some quick steps right up front that should resolve the issue for most, some step-by-step instructions with screenshots if you want some handholding, and then a full-blown “start from scratch” procedure you can try if all else …

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How to Connect Amazon Alexa to College Dorm Wi-Fi

In Amazon Alexa, College or University by Tim Brennan

In this post, I provide four solutions to the curious challenge of how to connect Amazon Alexa to college dorm Wi-Fi. These tips will work with Google Assistant and other smart speakers as well. You basically have four options: Option 1: Follow College / University Guidelines to Connect Option 2: Ask IT to Add Alexa’s MAC Address to the Network …

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Echo Show 10 vs 2nd Generation: Which is Better for 2022?

In Amazon Alexa, Echo Show by Tim Brennan

In this article, I present a side-by-side comparison of Amazon’s new Echo Show 10 vs 2nd Gen smart display.  It’s the battle of the 10-inch smart displays, and the winner is you. If you simply want to know the main differences between the two, here they are: Apart from the obvious design differences, Echo Show 10 introduces auto-framing whereby the …

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11 Awesome Amazon Alexa Skills for Homeschool in 2022

In Amazon Alexa, Recommendations by Tim Brennan

In this post, I’ll present 11 unique and brainy ways you can use Amazon Alexa skills for homeschool with a focus on elementary age students. Whether you are homeschooling kids by choice or have recently [ahem] been “forced” into doing so, these skills can help. Here are 11 great Amazon Alexa skills for homeschool that are equally educational and engaging: …

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