Simply say “Alexa, tell me a spooky story” and you’ll hear a short story voiced by an actor. Alexa can tell you scary stories.
Click to read full answer. Also question is, is Alexa creepy?
Yes, Alexa is recording mundane details of your life, and it’s creepy as hell – MIT Technology Review.
Additionally, what tricks can you do with Alexa? Here are some tips and tricks for Alexa that you might not know about.
Likewise, people ask, can Alexa turn evil?
Can you change Alexa’s voice?
Luckily for you, you can easily change Alexa’s voice on your smart speaker. There are lots of options. You can change the voice of Amazon’s virtual assistant to one with a regional accent, a celebrity (Samuel L. Jackson!), and even a different language altogether.
How do you make Siri cuss?
Easiest and least confusing way to do it is to ask Siri for your name pre-expletive change and then tap the white address card. Fill in your bad words in the first name field and listen to her spew curse words.
Can Alexa talk to Siri?
Amazon rolled out an update to its Alexa app, allowing users to make requests from its digital assistant using voice commands. The update is available on both iPhones and iPads. The feature isn’t as elegant as Apple’s Siri, where users can just speak “Hey, Siri” to wake the assistant without ever touching their phone.
Can you ask Alexa anything?
Ask Anything extends the ability of Alexa to answer your questions! To trigger the skill, say, “Alexa, I have a question.” You‘ll hear “what’s up?” in response, and you can ask Alexa any number of questions after that. Anything Google can answer, Alexa now can too.
What is the difference between Alexa and echo dot?
Basically, the only difference between the two devices, other than size and cost, is sound. If you’re just looking to be introduced to Alexa, you’ll be fine with the Echo Dot. It has all the smarts of Alexa in a small speaker. All in all, the Echo Dot is an ideal choice for most people.
Who is the voice behind Alexa?
Why does Alexa laugh weird?
Amazon has changed the phrase necessary to make Alexa laugh to, “Alexa, can you laugh” which should be less likely to generate false positives. This laugh sounds slightly sarcastic, as if the person laughing were trying to convey that they didn’t really find whatever they’d just heard funny.
What shouldn’t you ask Alexa?
- Don’t ask Alexa if she works for the CIA.
- Under no circumstances should you ask Alexa to calculate Pi.
- Don’t ask Alexa what various animals sound like.
- Don’t ask Alexa if she can beatbox.
- Don’t ask Alexa to tell you a mom joke.
- Don’t tell Alexa to ask the listeners.
- Don’t ask Alexa what a chemtrail is.
Does Alexa record constantly?
Alexa keeps a record of what it hears every time an Echo speaker activates. It’s supposed to record only with a “wake word” — “Alexa!” — but anyone with one of these devices knows they go rogue. (Amazon says it has improved the accuracy of “Alexa” as a wake word by 50 percent over the past year.)
Is Alexa always listening?
On Tuesday, the e-commerce giant began rolling out in the U.S. a new feature to all its Echo devices, Alexa Guard, that leverages the fact that its voice assistant is always listening to her surroundings.
What weird things can you ask Alexa?
- “Alexa, can you fart?” Yes, yes she can.
- “Alexa, can you burp?” Alexa will give you a funny response.
- “Alexa, bark.” She’ll bark, but if you tell her to bark a few more times things get out of hand and she starts rapping using dog noises.
- “Alexa, throw up.” She’ll reply with a funny quip.
Does Alexa laugh in the middle of the night?
“In rare circumstances, Alexa can mistakenly hear the phrase ‘Alexa, laugh,'” a spokesperson said in an email. While it’s promising the company issued a fix, that probably isn’t enough to comfort users who allegedly heard Alexa laughing without a sound or in the middle of the night.
Why does Alexa laugh at night?
Amazon reveals why Alexa is randomly laughing and creeping people out. This confirms the theory that Alexa was falsely triggered and not possessed. While it’s promising the company issued a fix, that probably isn’t enough to comfort users who allegedly heard Alexa laughing without a sound or in the middle of the night.