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Dana & Jayson [LISTEN]: The Friendly Skies

Sometimes you need a little positivity in your day, and luckily Dana & Jayson have a little for you. This morning on Alt 949 , D&J invited Alexa Bjornson to join the show to share a remarkable story of kindness that involves her 7 year-old autistic son Landon, his first solo airplane flight...
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Episode 4: Alexa Tries A Beer

SURPRISE! Alexa has never had a beer before, but what happens when Jeremy does a Rock & Roll Happy Hour with her?! She takes it too far...
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New Alexa Model Could Recognize When You’re Sick, Interpret Emotions

People have already been concerned that Amazon Echo’s Alexa is always listening. Now, her possible new advancements have us even more terrified of the helpful technology.
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Alexa is Weirding Amazon Echo Users out with Her Impromptu Laughter

Alexa is starting to weird out Amazon Echo users with her laughter … because she’s not laughing with you—she’s laughing at you.
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Dana & Jayson | [LISTEN] Alexa + Siri at CES

The biggest gadget show in the world, the Consumer Electronics Show , is wrapping up tomorrow in Las Vegas, and since Dana & Jayson weren't able to get travel costs covered to head to the desert themselves, they decided to check in with everyone's favorite, fighting digital divas, Alexa and...
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Dana & Jayson | [LISTEN] Glitching

Is your iPhone autocorrecting capital 'I' to a weird 'A' with a question mark emoji? Yeah. Us too. To get to the bottom of this, Dana & Jayson invited their digital friends Siri and Alexa to hop on the show, and give us some commentary. To make sure you know a work around while the Apple tech...
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Dana & Jayson | [LISTEN] Lost In Translation

At this point, if you've been listening to FM 949 , then you know that Alexa is a major part of the station these days. When she's not giving you 13 chances every day to win an Amazon Echo smart speaker, she's throwing shade and taking names. When Dana & Jayson read about the new Google Pixel...
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Dana & Jayson | [LISTEN] Apple Invasion

In the 'so scary it happens to be true' category, almost 70% of American households own at least ONE Apple product. That's a lot of iPhones, iPads and Mac Books floating around. Since Dana & Jayson are close friends with Apple's Siri , we invited her on the show to react to the news, and to...
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Nerd Talk: Check Out These Silly, Super Fun Star Trek Alexa Skills

Anyone who plopped down into their bean bag chair after school with a snack to watch any iteration of Star Trek can relate to the fantasy of just yelling COMPUTER with a command and having a voice respond to your ridiculous requests. Mostly, I want it to call me Captain...
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Dana & Jayson | [LISTEN] AI Takeover

People are using Siri , the Apple iPhone digital assistant, for a lot more than just making phone calls and getting directions. Research is suggesting that users are sharing their personal problems with Siri, and asking her a lot of questions that she frankly isn't prepared to answer, and Apple is...
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