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Pulp Diction: How To Change Alexa’s Voice & Language

In Amazon Alexa, How Tos by Tim Brennan

In this post, I explore how to change Alexa’s name, voice, and language. Sadly you can’t replace Alexa’s voice with Samuel Jackson, Jarvis, Lord Vader, Cardi B, Morgan Freeman, or Snoop Dogg [yet]. Update! However, Amazon announced last week that you WILL be able to replace Alexa’s voice for many common phrases with Samuel L. Jackson’s voice. The feature is available …

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How to Safely Sanitize Your Alexa Speakers [5 Easy Steps]

In Amazon Alexa, How Tos by Tim Brennan

In this article, I present some easy DIY options on how to sanitize your Alexa speakers safely and easily, regardless of the model of the Echo smart speaker you own. I’ll include five simple steps to clean all generations of Amazon Echo, Echo Show, Echo Spot, Echo Dot, and even Echo Dot Kids Edition. Alexa, Let’s Get Rid of Some …

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How To Use Alexa to Monitor the Air Quality in Your Home

In Amazon Alexa, How Tos by Tim Brennan

In this article, I’ll show you how to use Alexa to monitor the air quality in your home. We’ll look at nine key metrics so you can assess the overall health of the air you and members of your family breathe each and every day. Can I Use Alexa to Monitor Indoor Air Quality? Yew-hoo…Yeah, you. Are you looking for …

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How To Connect Alexa to Samsung Smart TV [7 Easy Ways]

In Home Theater, How Tos by Tim Brennan

Want to know how to connect Alexa to Samsung Smart TV? In this post, I’ll review seven fast, easy, and relatively inexpensive ways [including a free one!] to hook Alexa up to your Smart TV and home entertainment system.  You can then use Alexa to control your Smart TV with your voice. Pretty cool. Spoiler Alert! If you don’t want …