Around the House with Alexa: The Handiest Easter Eggs with Amazon’s Alexa

“Alexa, turn on the living room light.” I have two Alexa-enabled light bulbs, the ALLOMN Wifi Smart Bulb and the Wi-Fi Smart LED Bulb by Tastech.  I opted for these bulbs because they’re inexpensive, colored, and Alexa-enabled.  They’re passable, functionable bulbs.  They can be a variety of colors and are dimmable.  Alexa knows how to […]

Fun TV Easter Eggs with Amazon's Alexa

TV with Alexa: Fun Television Easter Eggs with Amazon’s Alexa

It’s the third week of the Alexa Series!  We’ve done Movies and Music… now let’s check out some great TV Easter Eggs! Children’s/Family Alexa, can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street? (multiple answers) Alexa, what’s up, Doc? Alexa, who lives in a pineapple under the sea? Alexa, where in the world is […]

Being (and Raising) SHeroes in a Tech-Bro World

Being (and Raising) SHeroes in a Tech-Bro World

Why I Was So Pissed at the Google-Douche Manifesto Google recently came under fire for a misogynistic manifesto created by James Damore, a Google software engineer, who from here on out shall be called Google-Douche.  In it, he says that women are biologically incapable of programming and engineering at the same caliber as men.  He […]