Here are some of my sources in no particular order
- The Verge
- Mobile Technology News
- The Verge
- USA Today
Where do you go for your Tech News?
Thanks to my mother-in-law, Sharon and I are now the proud owners of an Amazon Echo. Ok, hands up CTL subscribers how many of you have no idea what an Echo is.
Amazon Echo is a smart speaker connected via wifi to The Internet. It can do the following very well:
The Echo has over 3000 developers that have skills that can be loaded into the Amazon Clouds. Here are some examples
My 98 year old mother-in-law is facing some memory challenges. She lives alone but my brother-in-law is just a block away. She often forgets what day it is and has reminders to take medication as well as important phone number.s
In my next post I will explain in detail how I’m using echo in Cuenca.
Alexa, tell me how to play better poker please.
This Sunday Morning like every Sunday Morning I watched CBS Sunday Morning with Charles Osgood on my Apple TV. The episodes are always good. Today they had on a repeat show about Braddock, Pa. once home to the gigantic Carnegie Steel Industry. 90 % of the residents have moved away. The new mayor is inspirational. This a run don’t walk to program. Restoring A Rust Belt Town
Attention all information geeks. Are you unsatisfied with Google News? ICurrent gives you the ability to create your own newspaper. You pick the topic that interests you and ICurrent creates a customized channel. It gets smarter as you tell ICurrent if you are interested in the news article. Definitely worth a long look.