[IN BRIEF] Retrospective week of 11/05/2020

Monday

Skills released today

The hard discount brand Lidl is launching its skills for its connected objects: Lidl

For Alexians from the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, here is your radio: Radio Scoop

Want to dive back into the sounds of the 1970s ... So listen: Radio Melody

Want to take a geographic quiz? Test Geographic Anecdoct.

Tiban culture proposes to deliver you every day a tweet of the Dali Lama if you integrate it into your daily flash.

This is My Job : podcasts that show you different jobs in all areas.

Need to listen to music to get away from it all? try Clazz Radio !

Tuesday

The information that we relayed three weeks ago regarding the probable release of a streaming key is confirmed by Xiaomi India, the Xiaomi Mi TV Stick will be available in Europe very soon.

Xiaomi Mi TV Stick: the streaming stick soon on sale!

And finally Mr. Confinement told us about the long-awaited day, the first day of de-containment.

[HUMOR] The discomfiture of the deconfinement of finished idiots

To end this day, a little tutorial taught us to install a VPN on the Fire TV Stick.

[TUTORIAL] Amazon Fire TV Stick: install NordVPN to overcome the limitations

Skills released today

Don't know what to watch on TV tonight? Leave Alexa play Russian roulette and indicate a random channel with: What to watch TV.

If your morale is at the level of your socks and you need to hear some flattery you may quickly become dependent on this skill: My compliments.

Wednesday

Confused about what smart purchase to make to light up your connected home? here is how to choose your connected bulbs, a guide thanks to which they will have no more secrets for you.

[TUTORIAL] Choosing your connected bulbs

Finally, for the many Alexians who have embarked on the Home Assistant adventure in recent weeks, we have concocted a new tutorial to add your Echo devices in Home Assistant. You will then find them as media players. Not bad is not it?

[TUTORIAL] Home Assistant: your Echo devices as media players

Finally, we present to you a portrait, that of Patrick Fraleux, web designer, geek and disabled for whom Alexa is much more than a simple connected object but above all a daily help.

[INTERVIEW] Alexa & handicap: the experience of Patrick Fraleux

Skills released today

Two new radios are available on the store with:

FM contact : a radio station dedicated to the Hauts de France region

FlorFM : a radio dedicated to the Alsatian region

Thursday

Do you have LSC bulbs? here is the test of the Smart Remote LSC Smart Connect. A remote control made to control the lighting without systematically calling your voice assistant. Practical and inexpensive, you can find it in Action stores.

[TEST] Smart Remote LSC Smart Connect: the base of the remote control, or vice versa

Amazon will he be the one who makes it possible to destroy the Covid-19? In any case, the company is developing a robot for this purpose.

Amazon builds a coronavirus killer robot!

Skills released today

In the home automation department we have the output of the skill Oty Light

Friday

Skills released today

Big week for your favorite site! Indeed, we are pleased to present our second validated skill: Les Alexiens - The podcast. You will find our various tests, tutorials and skills there.

Les Alexiens - The Podcast

 In stock
Amazon. Fr
May 19, 2022 1:11 a.m.

Functionalities

Is Adult Product
Release Date2020-05-15T06:00:00.000Z

Other skills available:

If you need some encouragement, here's a skill that will throw flowers at you:Confidence in myself

A new local radio integrates the skills: Lovely, concerning Essonne and Seine-et-Marne.

Saturday Sunday

You want to control your lighting by voice but you are new to the connected world with Alexa ? You do not know where to start to buy your first bulbs? The Alexians are thinking of you and have prepared a little file for you with 10 things to consider before buying. In a future report, we will give you recommendations for connected sockets.

Smart bulbs: 10 things to consider before buying

And after the recommendations, what better than a test? and it is Jean-Christophe who presents the one of the LSC bulb SMart Connect from Action

[TEST] LSC bulb Smart Connect: connected and inexpensive

Skills released today

New radio available today on the store: RDL Radio , songs in French, podcast, horoscope ..

If your musical tastes are more Hip Hop or R'n B, podcasts, info or live at your disposal activate the skill: Swigg

Are you from the South and think you don't have a dedicated radio station? Never mind: Totem, is made for you: Pop-Rock, Hits and local info on the menu.

On the home automation side Teckin gives us its in-house application

Simple user and novice fallen into the pot Alexa, this one fascinates me and thanks to the boys, Jean-Christophe and Alexien Modo, I learn a little more every day. Loving the different aspects ofAlexa, I turned to skills to share my discoveries with you.