Who or what is Alexa? Alexa is the voice service of Amazon. She enters your home through one of the Amazon Echo products. It can play music and audio books, control other smart devices in your house, such as the light switches and thermostat, get information, news, weather and much more … with just your voice!
During the month of June, Soundmind employees came to the Senior Planet Exploration Center in Chelsea to offer Senior Planet members a five-part workshop series that shows how Alexa can help people in their homes as their virtual assistants. Soundmind developed Memory Lane an app to help people communicate with Alexa. It is a free and can be downloaded to personal devices.
Senior Planet launches Tech of the Month series in July
Senior Planet now welcomes these successful workshops with the launch of the & # 39; tech of the month & # 39; Series at the Chelsea Exploration Center, starting with Alexa in July.
Want to know more about how Alexa can help you at home? Visit the Exploration Center at any time in July and try it out! We have a number of smart devices that you can operate via Alexa. And of course you can ask her questions about the news, request your favorite music … or just have a chat with her!
Alexa is smart and getting smarter every day. Watch the video below for more information about how she can help you at home: