Best Skills for Amazon Echo | iMore

These are the coolest, most helpful, and most popular skills for Alexa-enabled devices!

Your Amazon Echo is already an incredibly capable smart speaker right out of the box. Thanks to the Alexa Voice Service from Amazon, your Echo can answer questions; set reminders; play music, videos, audiobooks, and podcasts; order from Amazon; control your smart home; give you a daily news rundown; and a whole lot more! If you find yourself wanting to add even more functionality to your Echo, you can check out skills. Skills are sort of like smartphone apps — they add features to your Echo that you wouldn’t otherwise have. Amazon has made it quite simple to add skills to your Alexa-enabled device. Each skill has one or more invocation phrases that you’ll use to tell your Echo to install a skill.

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