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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Google Now, other free apps add value to inexpensive smartphoneFire, called the Amazon Fire HD 8, is slightly larger (8 inches instead of 7) a
Google Now, other free apps add value to inexpensive smartphone
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
Fire, called the Amazon Fire HD 8, is slightly larger (8 inches instead of 7) and comes with Amazon’s new voice assistant Alexa. Alexa will answer your questions, tell you jokes, remind you to do stuff, etc. FACEBOOK INS AND OUTS Facebook Groups... Read more
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AdWeek
Bad Customer Service Brings Down a Secret Agent in Adobe's New ComedyStevens EP: Crissy DeSimone HOP: Kirsten Thon-Webb Editor: Geoff Hounsell A
Bad Customer Service Brings Down a Secret Agent in Adobe's New Comedy
AdWeek / Posted 2 hours ago
Stevens EP: Crissy DeSimone HOP: Kirsten Thon-Webb Editor: Geoff Hounsell Assistant Editor: Laura Sanford Producer: Alexa Atkin Telecine Company name: The Mill NYC Colorist: Fergus McCall Senior Colour Producer: Natalie... Read more
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T3
Google’s 4K Chromecast Ultra and voice-controlled Home to land next month, here’s what to expectit’s name to carry out a search or control smart home gadgets, hands-free from
Google’s 4K Chromecast Ultra and voice-controlled Home to land next month, here’s what to expect
T3 / Posted 5 hours ago
it’s name to carry out a search or control smart home gadgets, hands-free from anywhere in the room. This uses Amazon’s Alexa smart assistant but Google will likely be using its impressive Google Now voice search smarts to power its Home... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Celebrities who gave birth after 40in 1978 when she was just 23. Twenty two years later, Iman and her third husban
Celebrities who gave birth after 40
KTXS Abilene / Posted 7 hours ago
in 1978 when she was just 23. Twenty two years later, Iman and her third husband, rocker David Bowie, had a baby girl, Alexandria Zahra Jones, born Aug. 15, 2000, when she was age 45. Meryl Streep gave birth to her fourth child, Louisa... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Celebrities who gave birth after 40in 1978 when she was just 23. Twenty two years later, Iman and her third husban
Celebrities who gave birth after 40
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 hours ago
in 1978 when she was just 23. Twenty two years later, Iman and her third husband, rocker David Bowie, had a baby girl, Alexandria Zahra Jones, born Aug. 15, 2000, when she was age 45. Meryl Streep gave birth to her fourth child, Louisa... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Celebrities who gave birth after 40in 1978 when she was just 23. Twenty two years later, Iman and her third husban
Celebrities who gave birth after 40
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 7 hours ago
in 1978 when she was just 23. Twenty two years later, Iman and her third husband, rocker David Bowie, had a baby girl, Alexandria Zahra Jones, born Aug. 15, 2000, when she was age 45. Meryl Streep gave birth to her fourth child, Louisa... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Celebrities who gave birth after 40in 1978 when she was just 23. Twenty two years later, Iman and her third husban
Celebrities who gave birth after 40
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 hours ago
in 1978 when she was just 23. Twenty two years later, Iman and her third husband, rocker David Bowie, had a baby girl, Alexandria Zahra Jones, born Aug. 15, 2000, when she was age 45. Meryl Streep gave birth to her fourth child, Louisa... Read more
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The News-Herald
High school scoreboard for Sept. 2520-25, 15-11 Mentor (11-5): Alexis Falzone 145 kills, Marissa Peoples 9 kills,
High school scoreboard for Sept. 25
The News-Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
20-25, 15-11 Mentor (11-5): Alexis Falzone 145 kills, Marissa Peoples 9 kills, 4 aces, 13 digs, Maddie Morrison 26 digs, Alexa Cundy 25 assists Gilmour (11-4) Championship Lake Catholic 3, Cincinnati Ursuline 2 17-25, 22-25, 25-21, 25-22,... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Penn field hockey wins Ivy League opener, loses to No. 1 Syracusebetween the two sides, with the Red and Blue controlling possession in the firs
Penn field hockey wins Ivy League opener, loses to No. 1 Syracuse
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 9 hours ago
between the two sides, with the Red and Blue controlling possession in the first 10 minutes of the game. Junior forward Alexa Hoover was especially disruptive, allowing the Quakers to create some chances around the arc and forcing the Syracuse... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Edmonds Cookery Book: back and better than evermatch modern tastes and reflect the way Kiwis are eating in 2016.Under the expe
The Edmonds Cookery Book: back and better than ever
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 hours ago
match modern tastes and reflect the way Kiwis are eating in 2016.Under the expert eye of art historian and food authority Alexa Johnston, the 69th edition of the Edmonds Cookery Book has brought together the best of old and new to create a new... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nine-Time Awarded Designer Takes Out Top WOW AwardJones Avant Garde Section First: Supernova by Gillian Saunders from Nelson, NZ.
Nine-Time Awarded Designer Takes Out Top WOW Award
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 hours ago
Jones Avant Garde Section First: Supernova by Gillian Saunders from Nelson, NZ. Second: Khepri by Miodrag Guberinic and Alexa Cach from New York, USA. Third: Alecto by Maria Tsopanaki and Dimitri Mavinis from London, UK. American Express Open... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Death to the 9 to 5 work dayprevious places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You wan
Death to the 9 to 5 work day
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 hours ago
previous places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You want to be first person in, last one out," said Alexa Scordato, a vice president of marketing at Stack Overflow, a message board for programmers. She also can pick and... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Death to the 9 to 5 work dayprevious places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You wan
Death to the 9 to 5 work day
Daily Examiner / Posted 15 hours ago
previous places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You want to be first person in, last one out," said Alexa Scordato, a vice president of marketing at Stack Overflow, a message board for programmers. She also can pick and... Read more
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Northern Star
Death to the 9 to 5 work dayprevious places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You wan
Death to the 9 to 5 work day
Northern Star / Posted 15 hours ago
previous places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You want to be first person in, last one out," said Alexa Scordato, a vice president of marketing at Stack Overflow, a message board for programmers. She also can pick and... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Death to the 9 to 5 work dayprevious places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You wan
Death to the 9 to 5 work day
The Daily Mercury / Posted 15 hours ago
previous places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You want to be first person in, last one out," said Alexa Scordato, a vice president of marketing at Stack Overflow, a message board for programmers. She also can pick and... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Death to the 9 to 5 work dayprevious places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You wan
Death to the 9 to 5 work day
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
previous places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You want to be first person in, last one out," said Alexa Scordato, a vice president of marketing at Stack Overflow, a message board for programmers. She also can pick and... Read more
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Queensland Times
Death to the 9 to 5 work dayprevious places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You wan
Death to the 9 to 5 work day
Queensland Times / Posted 15 hours ago
previous places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You want to be first person in, last one out," said Alexa Scordato, a vice president of marketing at Stack Overflow, a message board for programmers. She also can pick and... Read more
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News Mail
Death to the 9 to 5 work dayprevious places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You wan
Death to the 9 to 5 work day
News Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
previous places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You want to be first person in, last one out," said Alexa Scordato, a vice president of marketing at Stack Overflow, a message board for programmers. She also can pick and... Read more
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Texas Longhorns
Soccer falls in overtime at Oklahoma, 2-1 (OT)little time making its offensive presence felt in the contest as a long pass up
Soccer falls in overtime at Oklahoma, 2-1 (OT)
Texas Longhorns / Posted 16 hours ago
little time making its offensive presence felt in the contest as a long pass up the left wing found sophomore forward Alexa Adams. The Lancaster, Calif., worked hard to beat her marker and fired two quick shots in the opening minute, the first... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The 9-5 workday needs to dieprevious places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You wan
The 9-5 workday needs to die
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
previous places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You want to be first person in, last one out," said Alexa Scordato, a vice president of marketing at Stack Overflow, a message board for programmers. She also can pick and... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Alexa's Hugs mourns with community, encourages safety"We grieve for the family, we grieve for their friends, we grieve for the commu
Alexa's Hugs mourns with community, encourages safety
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
"We grieve for the family, we grieve for their friends, we grieve for the community." Tad and his wife Jona Johnson run Alexa's Hugs — an organization they founded to honor his 19-year-old daughter, Alexa Johnson, who died in a rollover accident... Read more
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Variety
Cinematographers Guild Honors Rodrigo Prieto, Dolby Labs, and David Geffner With Special Awardsannounced, the 2016 Emerging Cinematographer honorees are Derek C. Fisher, Dan
Cinematographers Guild Honors Rodrigo Prieto, Dolby Labs, and David Geffner With Special Awards
Variety / Posted 19 hours ago
announced, the 2016 Emerging Cinematographer honorees are Derek C. Fisher, Dan Hertzog, Eric M. Hurt, Spencer Hutchins, Alexa Ihrt, Matt Irwin, Clifford Jones, Karina Silva, John Veleta and Alejandro A. Wilkins. The awards are being given... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
HS REPORT: Saturday's Scores and Upcoming Schedule18:27,4; 5-Brooke Rauber (Tully) 18:22.3; 6-Sophie Ryan (F-M) 18:27.4; 7-Anna K
HS REPORT: Saturday's Scores and Upcoming Schedule
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
18:27,4; 5-Brooke Rauber (Tully) 18:22.3; 6-Sophie Ryan (F-M) 18:27.4; 7-Anna Kostarellis (Churchville-Chili) 18:39.0; 8-Alexandra Harris (NR) 18:41.1; 9-Haleigh Morales (NR) 18:42.4; 10-Palmer Madsen (F-M) 18:43.0. Section 4 top-100 finishers:... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Top 10 reasons to upgrade to iOS 10I wish that Apple will bring it to the Philippines soon. Siri has been lagging
Top 10 reasons to upgrade to iOS 10
Manila Bulletin / Posted 21 hours ago
I wish that Apple will bring it to the Philippines soon. Siri has been lagging behind Google Now, and even Cortana and Alexa. In what seems to be a catch-up move, Apple is now opening Siri to third-party developers, although in select domains... Read more
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USA Today
5 things you didn't know about Amazon's ‘Alexa’Amazon's Echo has become a sleeper hit thanks to tasks its digital assistant Al
5 things you didn't know about Amazon's ‘Alexa’
USA Today / Posted 22 hours ago
Amazon's Echo has become a sleeper hit thanks to tasks its digital assistant Alexa can carry out. There's probably more you could do with it. In case you haven’t played around with an Echo or similar Alexa-driven voice speakers, the $179... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Anna Banana Memorial results, Sept. 24, 201656. Taylor Kincaid 22:09.4; 76. Catarina Otero-Sanche 23:23.6; 87. Rachel Meles
Anna Banana Memorial results, Sept. 24, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
56. Taylor Kincaid 22:09.4; 76. Catarina Otero-Sanche 23:23.6; 87. Rachel Meleski 24:09.6; 91. Ashlynn Wynn 24:37.5; 94. Alexa Wilms 24:49.7; 95. Clarissa Pflug 24:50.3; 104. Katelyn Johnson 25:42.9; 117. Haley Macdonald 27:18.9. Other Central... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico Better Newspapers Contest WinnersA Crisis in Inmate Health ServicesWinner Farmington Daily Times, Dan Schwartz,
New Mexico Better Newspapers Contest Winners
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
A Crisis in Inmate Health ServicesWinner Farmington Daily Times, Dan Schwartz, Hannah Grover, Noel Smith, Jon Austria, Alexa Rogals, James Fenton, Steve Garrison, Joshua Kellogg, Brett Berntsen, Chris Roberts, Magdalena Wegrzyn, Mike... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New Mexico Better Newspapers Contest WinnersA Crisis in Inmate Health ServicesWinner Farmington Daily Times, Dan Schwartz,
New Mexico Better Newspapers Contest Winners
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
A Crisis in Inmate Health ServicesWinner Farmington Daily Times, Dan Schwartz, Hannah Grover, Noel Smith, Jon Austria, Alexa Rogals, James Fenton, Steve Garrison, Joshua Kellogg, Brett Berntsen, Chris Roberts, Magdalena Wegrzyn, Mike... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Where Does The Apple TV Go From Here?millions of that product. Amazon and Google have already announced that they ar
Where Does The Apple TV Go From Here?
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
millions of that product. Amazon and Google have already announced that they are working on this. The Amazon Echo and its Alexa software are designed to be your always-on personal assistant at home, as is Google’s newly announced device, Google... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Seth Rollins in Limbo Until Expected Babyface Turnbrand has made it a habit to kick things off with the women front and center.
Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Seth Rollins in Limbo Until Expected Babyface Turn
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
brand has made it a habit to kick things off with the women front and center. On Tuesday's SmackDown, the show began with Alexa Bliss and Becky Lynch. The rivals bickered during a contract signing for their title match at No Mercy on Oct.... Read more
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The Gadgeteer
Amazon Prime members can now shop with AlexaIf you are an Amazon Prime member and have an Echo or an Echo Dot, you can now
Amazon Prime members can now shop with Alexa
The Gadgeteer / Posted yesterday
If you are an Amazon Prime member and have an Echo or an Echo Dot, you can now shop with Alexa just by asking her to reorder the products you use the most or even to order something totally new. Just tell Alexa what to order such as “Alexa, order... Read more
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CNET
Which smart bulbs should you use with Alexa?Alexa, the voice-activated virtual assistant housed within the Amazon Echo smar
Which smart bulbs should you use with Alexa?
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Alexa, the voice-activated virtual assistant housed within the Amazon Echo smart speaker, knows a ton of cool tricks, but she's especially good at controlling smart lights. Turning them on and off and dimming them up and down whenever you ask her to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Time to ditch the 9-5 day?previous places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You wan
Time to ditch the 9-5 day?
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
previous places where I've worked, you want to make a first impression. You want to be first person in, last one out,” said Alexa Scordato, a vice president of marketing at Stack Overflow, a message board for programmers. She also can pick and... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Litchfield County Roundup: Torrington volleyball beats Seymour in a battle of unbeatensThe Golden Bears (2-2-2) commanded the game 4-0 at halftime at Thomaston High S
Litchfield County Roundup: Torrington volleyball beats Seymour in a battle of unbeatens
The Register Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
The Golden Bears (2-2-2) commanded the game 4-0 at halftime at Thomaston High School. Kaylyn Barbaret, Sabrina Parietario, Alexa Kowalski and Emma Kociszewski all scored. Katie Everett popped in the final goal in the second half. The Mountaineers... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
PHS girls lose to Morrisfor L/O (12-3, 3-1) with nine points, four aces, seven kills, six assists and s
PHS girls lose to Morris
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
for L/O (12-3, 3-1) with nine points, four aces, seven kills, six assists and six digs. Other leading contributors were�Alexa Loftus (7 points, 9 kills, 9 digs), Maddi Deery (7 points, 3 kills, 12 assists, 6 kills),�Riley Johnson (12 digs)... Read more
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The Buffalo News
High school scores & schedules (Sept. 24)32, All.-Limestone 12 Gowanda/PV 6 14 0 12 - 32 All.-Lime. 6 6 0 0 - 12 A: G
High school scores & schedules (Sept. 24)
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
32, All.-Limestone 12 Gowanda/PV 6 14 0 12 - 32 All.-Lime. 6 6 0 0 - 12 A: Grove 21 from Stover (run failed) G: Alexander 37 run (kick failed) G: Alexander 3 run (Jones kick) G: Alexander 3 run (Jones kick) A: Schlosser 29 pass from... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Shaping the Sioux Falls School Districtstart small. "We're learning how to make capital U's and lowercase u's and we'
Shaping the Sioux Falls School District
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 2 days ago
start small. "We're learning how to make capital U's and lowercase u's and we're learning how to do our names a lot," Alexa Boe, Kindergartener, said. Not that we need to spell it out for you, but learning to read and write in class are vital... Read more
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Daily Record
Nair, Cortes lift teams to OT victoriesPoint 6, Kittatinny 0: Senior Garret Potter made two saves to extend his shutou
Nair, Cortes lift teams to OT victories
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Point 6, Kittatinny 0: Senior Garret Potter made two saves to extend his shutout streak to six matches (6-0). Junior Alexander Vanegas had a hat trick. Lenape Valley 3, North Warren 0: Senior striker Austin Parrish had a pair of Lenape... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Celina Police looking for bank robbery suspectand teamwork. I-75 Construction Coming to a Close Workout Wednesday - Gym Mem
Celina Police looking for bank robbery suspect
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
and teamwork. I-75 Construction Coming to a Close Workout Wednesday - Gym Membership Success Lyle Endsley and Alexa Miller from Anytime Fitness explain why people quit the gym and how Anytime Fitness sets you up for success. Big... Read more
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CNET
This app lets you talk to Alexa on your phoneEnlarge Image You can tap to talk with Alexa right on your phone using the Rog
This app lets you talk to Alexa on your phone
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Enlarge Image You can tap to talk with Alexa right on your phone using the Roger app. You can find Amazon's virtual assistant Alexa in a growing number of devices, but you still won't find her on your phone -- not even within the official Alexa... Read more
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CNET
7 essential IFTTT recipes for the Amazon Echoto do is create an IFTTT recipe that triggers an alert on your phone when you s
7 essential IFTTT recipes for the Amazon Echo
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
to do is create an IFTTT recipe that triggers an alert on your phone when you say a specific phrase to the Echo, such as, "Alexa, trigger find my phone." If you're an iOS user, you're limited to IFTTT sending a push notification to the IF app on... Read more
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CNET
15 Amazon Echo tips and tricksAmazon is always adding new features to its Echo devices. With so many voice c
15 Amazon Echo tips and tricks
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Amazon is always adding new features to its Echo devices. With so many voice commands that work with Alexa, it's easy to overlook some of the more helpful ones. You might've also missed some of the features added since you first unboxed Echo. If... Read more
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CNET
Stack LED Downlight Starter Kit review: Stack's smart bulbs might be the smartest yetIFTTT, which lets you sync them up with a wide variety of other popular smart h
Stack LED Downlight Starter Kit review: Stack's smart bulbs might be the smartest yet
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
IFTTT, which lets you sync them up with a wide variety of other popular smart home services and gadgets, including Amazon's Alexa. At $45 a piece, Stack's bulbs aren't cheap, but they still make one of the strongest cases for smart lighting we've... Read more
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CNET
3 ways to find your lost phone using AlexaThe family of Alexa speakers is only getting smarter over time. The feature lis
3 ways to find your lost phone using Alexa
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
The family of Alexa speakers is only getting smarter over time. The feature list is growing, as is the list of compatible smart home devices the Echo, Echo Dot and Tap can control. Among one of its many tricks, Alexa can also help you locate a... Read more
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CNET
Here are all of the smart bulbs that work with AlexaBig Ass Fans). It's a built-in recessed fixture with an integrated motion senso
Here are all of the smart bulbs that work with Alexa
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Big Ass Fans). It's a built-in recessed fixture with an integrated motion sensor, full color-tunability, very bright and Alexa compatibility. It's expensive, though: Lights start at $149 and go up to $299, depending on what kind of trim you... Read more
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The Mercury News
Apple said to step up efforts on an Echo-style deviceJason Schwartzman play table tennis, and then they jump on a motorcycle with a
Apple said to step up efforts on an Echo-style device
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Jason Schwartzman play table tennis, and then they jump on a motorcycle with a sidecar after Baldwin asks his Echo, named Alexa, for the time and best route to take them to Baldwin’s table reading? Apparently, Apple wants to get in on this game,... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Lady Lions go down fighting at Newarkfor L/O (12-3, 3-1) with nine points, four aces, seven kills, six assists and s
Lady Lions go down fighting at Newark
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
for L/O (12-3, 3-1) with nine points, four aces, seven kills, six assists and six digs. Other leading contributors were�Alexa Loftus (7 points, 9 kills, 9 digs), Maddi Deery (7 points, 3 kills, 12 assists, 6 kills),�Riley Johnson (12 digs)... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Donation to Help Lima Senior Marching Band Travel to NYCand teamwork. I-75 Construction Coming to a Close Workout Wednesday - Gym Mem
Donation to Help Lima Senior Marching Band Travel to NYC
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
and teamwork. I-75 Construction Coming to a Close Workout Wednesday - Gym Membership Success Lyle Endsley and Alexa Miller from Anytime Fitness explain why people quit the gym and how Anytime Fitness sets you up for success. Big... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
President Dr. Michael Drake Visits OSU Limaand teamwork. I-75 Construction Coming to a Close Workout Wednesday - Gym Mem
President Dr. Michael Drake Visits OSU Lima
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
and teamwork. I-75 Construction Coming to a Close Workout Wednesday - Gym Membership Success Lyle Endsley and Alexa Miller from Anytime Fitness explain why people quit the gym and how Anytime Fitness sets you up for success. Big... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Franklin Park beginning to take shape in Van Wertand teamwork. I-75 Construction Coming to a Close Workout Wednesday - Gym Mem
Franklin Park beginning to take shape in Van Wert
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
and teamwork. I-75 Construction Coming to a Close Workout Wednesday - Gym Membership Success Lyle Endsley and Alexa Miller from Anytime Fitness explain why people quit the gym and how Anytime Fitness sets you up for success. Big... Read more
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