NBC News Launches New Alexa Skill on Amazon Echo

By Karen Fratti Comment

alexaJust in time for the election, NBC News announced a new Alexa skill on Amazon Echo and Fire TV. Users can access top headlines, candidate information and bios, as well as the election calendar and delegate count. After Super Tuesday, it’s going to get confusing, so it’s nice to have Alexa to help you figure it all out.

NBC News said that it plans on rolling out extra content in the coming weeks like candidate trivia, polling data, and primary results.  

NBC News launched its first Alexa skill on Amazon Echo and Amazon Fire TV. Today, users will be able to access the latest information on the 2016 presidential election through the NBC News Alexa Skill–including top headlines, candidate bios, the election calendar and the latest delegate count.