Category: Smart Home

How To Connect Nest With Amazon Echo (and Control with Alexa)

Smart devices enable their users to save on power consumption. It is not only more environmentally friendly but also easier on the pocket.For example, we rely on the air conditioner and the heater—two of the most energy consuming appliances—to make our lives more comfortable.Amazon EchoTraditionally, we turn the appliances up or down depending on how…

Can Alexa Call 911?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard of Alexa—the intelligent personal assistant developed by Amazon for their smart voice-enabled wireless speakers. Just ask, and Alexa not only shops, plays your favorite tunes and reads books for you, she can order you a pizza, talk you through recipes and even control your smart…