Bookmarked Teaching with Amazon Alexa by sylviamartinez (sylviamartinez.com)

Alexa is a voice-activated, cloud-based virtual assistant, similar to Siri on Apple devices, or Google Assistant. Alexa is an umbrella name for the cloud-based functionality that responds to verbal commands. Alexa uses artificial intelligence to answer questions or control smart devices, and has a r…

Sylvia Libow Martinez explores the possibility of Alexa in the classroom. This has me thinking about Kin Lane’s discussion of APIs and skills.