Sure, virtual assistant Alexa is very helpful on the Amazon Echo smart speakers. All you need to do is say “Alexa…,” and complete your inquiry or task. But she also can be a migraine trigger. Ask Alexa to turn on or off a smart appliance and she will say “Okay” before completing the task. Ask her to play a song, and she repeats the title and the name of the artist before fetching the tune for you.
If hearing her confirm your request is the straw that breaks the camel’s back, we can tell you that the tool to silence Alexa is rolling out right now to the iOS version of the Alexa app. “Brief …