You can easily use Amazon’s Echo smart-speaker system and its “Alexa” voice-assistant technology to get news updates from FOX61.
Already, “Alexa” can do just about anything, from playing music on command to controlling household appliances. Now, you can get FOX 61 news and weather updates.
Here’s a step-by-step tutorial on how to get FOX 61 updates for your Echo device:
Open the app
Hit the three lines, known as the hamburger and click on SETTINGS
Click on FLASH BRIEFING
Click on MORE FLASH BRIEFING CONTENT
Search for FOX 61 and click on that result
Click on ENABLE SKILL
You can prioritize the order of the briefing
Now you can say, “Alexa, what’s in the news?” FOX 61 news anchors and reporters will bring you the day’s updates.