You probably had those days when you had absolutely no plans and you went crazy. But instead of losing your mind because you have nothing to do, you can ease your boredom with your Amazon Echo ($ 1
And if you have friends and get bored, you can do anything on this list with them. All you have to do to get started is to activate these abilities in the Alexa app.
Plan your escape
You already feel at home. So why not make fun andto get rid of hell? You need to enable the skill Escape the Room in the Alexa app to get started. When you're ready to play, say, "Alexa, open Escape the Room."
You have a choice of five different scenarios: prison cell, office, car, plane or garage. The goal is to escape. You receive puzzles that you have to solve to leave the room. In the game you have to look in all directions, examine items for clues and use items in the house.
Alexa, I'm bored
Can not you think of anything? Just say the sentence you used to say to your parents in your youth, "Alexa, I'm bored." And that's all you have to say to Alexa when you're ready for the bot to leave those boring thoughts behind. Just activate the skill I'm Bored in the Alexa app on your phone to get started. This is Settings > Skills & Games > Search for I'm Bored > Tap Enable To Use .
If you let Alexa know you're bored, you'll get an answer with a funny fact. The intention is to find something so interesting for you that you spend a little more time researching the topic and forgetting that you are bored. Because the more interests you have, the more likely it is that you always have something to do.
Play a quiz game – yes, you can play alone.
Alexa is known for many things, such as controlling smart home devices.
but sometimes your assistant friend just wants to have fun.
Listen to a mysterious story.
Are you missing a secret in your life? Test the Skill CBS Radio Mystery Theater in the Alexa app. It's an old-fashioned radio show that gives your monotonous day a juicy drama. When you're ready to listen to a story, say, "Alexa, open Radio Mystery Theater." If you are not interested in the puzzle, say "Alexa, next" to get to the next story.
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Every time you get bored, do a situp
If you just sit on the couch and have no plans, you can work out as well. This will make you feel better and possibly get some motivation to have fun. The Amazon Alexa app offers a lot of different fitness abilities, but we like thebest.
Once you've activated the ability you like best, you can start your workout. Just say something like "Alexa, start the 7-minute workout," or "Alexa, ask the fitness guru to give me an upper body exercise." Imagine how taut your arms would look if you would train quickly every time you said you were bored!
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