Exploring Smart Speakers and Personal Assistants
Course Lessons and Materials
Below you will find lesson materials and resources for this class. This includes the Zoom link, slide deck for viewing and download, the recorded video, and additional lessons and resources.
Click on this button to join the Zoom meeting on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at 10 AM CT.
Slide Deck for Viewing
Download Slide Deck
Here is a downloadable version of the slide deck suitable for printing. It features a four slides on each page, a format to save paper. It’s perfect for note taking.
Links and Additional Resources
Additional Information and Resources
Security and Privacy Resources
Amazon Alexa Resources
Amazon – What Do the Lights on Your Echo Device Mean? – Common Question for your Device
Amazon – Alexa Features Help – Listing of Alexa functions broken down by category. Look for music, books, communication and more.
Manage Your Alexa Data – login to your Amazon account required.
Google Nest/Home Resources
Google – Control Google Nest or Home devices by voice Good Listing of Google Assistant Commands broken down by category
Target – 3.5mm to RCA Audio Cable – Connect your smart speaker to traditional home stereos. Available at most big box and electronics stores