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The Resource Alexa, by Paul McFedries

Alexa, by Paul McFedries

Label
Alexa
Title
Alexa
Statement of responsibility
by Paul McFedries
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Whether you'll use Alexa to send text messages, play music, control your thermostat, look up recipes, replenish your pantry, or just search the internet for information, you'll find detailed instructions in this fun and easy-to-understand guide. Amazon's hugely popular family of Echo devices has made Alexa a household name. She can answer your questions, entertain you, and even help around the house. Alexa for Dummies is the perfect guide for Alexa users who want to get up and running with their Echo devices. From basic setup to making the most of Alexa's powerful smart home capabilities, this is your one-stop resource to all things Alexa. Set up and personalize your Alexa device with an Amazon account and custom settings, including your preferred Alexa voice. Use Alexa to play music throughout your home, stream videos online, and meet all your entertainment needs. Unlock the power of advanced features like Alexa Skills and make your Alexa accessible. Turn your ordinary house into a modern smart home with advanced smart home features and Echo accessories. The virtual assistant you've dreamed of is now a reality with your favorite Echo device."--Publisher's description
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McFedries, Paul
Dewey number
006.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.76.I58
LC item number
M34 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amazon.com (Firm)
  • Amazon.com (Firm)
  • Intelligent personal assistants (Computer software)
  • Automatic speech recognition
  • Streaming technology (Telecommunications)
  • Streaming audio
  • Embedded Internet devices
  • Wireless communication systems
  • Home automation
  • Automatic speech recognition
  • Embedded Internet devices
  • Home automation
  • Intelligent personal assistants (Computer software)
  • Streaming audio
  • Streaming technology (Telecommunications)
  • Wireless communication systems
Target audience
adult
Label
Alexa, by Paul McFedries
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Getting started with Alexa. Getting to know Alexa ; Setting up Alexa and your devices ; Learning Alexa basics -- Having fun with Alexa. Playing media ; Communicating with Alexa ; Using Alexa at home -- Getting more out of your relationship with Alexa. Asking Alexa questions ; Adding skills to Alexa ; Making Alexa accessible -- Controlling your smart home. Setting up your smart home ; Uncovering some smarter smart-home techniques -- The part of tens. Ten (times ten) ridiculously fun Alexa tricks ; Ten things that can go wrong with Alexa (and how to fix them) ; Ten ways to beef up Alexa security and privacy
Control code
on1056741268
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 280 pages
Isbn
9781119565864
Lccn
2018963863
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1056741268
Label
Alexa, by Paul McFedries
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Getting started with Alexa. Getting to know Alexa ; Setting up Alexa and your devices ; Learning Alexa basics -- Having fun with Alexa. Playing media ; Communicating with Alexa ; Using Alexa at home -- Getting more out of your relationship with Alexa. Asking Alexa questions ; Adding skills to Alexa ; Making Alexa accessible -- Controlling your smart home. Setting up your smart home ; Uncovering some smarter smart-home techniques -- The part of tens. Ten (times ten) ridiculously fun Alexa tricks ; Ten things that can go wrong with Alexa (and how to fix them) ; Ten ways to beef up Alexa security and privacy
Control code
on1056741268
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 280 pages
Isbn
9781119565864
Lccn
2018963863
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1056741268

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