Q. How do I change my Alexa News Channel?
A. Open the Alexa app, tap More, then select Settings. Under Alexa Preferences, choose News. Then tap on My News Channel to edit your news source. Once you’ve chosen a source, you can hear it by saying, “Alexa, play the news” or by saying something like, “Alexa, play news from ABC News.”
Q. How do I set up my Alexa News Flash Briefing?
A. Open the Alexa app, tap More, then select Settings. Under Alexa Preferences, choose News. Then tap on Flash Briefing to build your playlist. To find and add Flash Briefings, tap on Add Content. Select on any item then tap Enable to Use to add it to your playlist. Tap the back button to return to your Flash Briefings. To change the order, tap Edit, then drag and drop to rearrange. To hear your playlist, just say, “Alexa, play my Flash Briefing.”
Q. How do I get longer form news coverage to listen to?
A. To see or hear longer-form coverage from top news sources, just ask for your News Channel by name by saying something like “Alexa, play news from Sky News.” You can skip any story by saying, “Alexa, next”, unless it’s a live-stream.