HuffPost Canada On Amazon Echo Devices: How To Enable Flash News Briefing

HuffPost Canada Staff
HuffPost Canada's Flash Briefing, a daily news update, is now available on Amazon Alexa-powered devices like the Echo Dot, left.

Alexa, beam the day's news into my brain!

OK, Amazon's virtual assistant isn't that advanced (yet) but it can hook you up with HuffPost Canada's best stories.

HuffPost's Flash Briefing is now available on Amazon's Echo devices. The update gives you a sample of the day's most interesting stories, sent straight to your Alexa-enabled speaker.

Click here to enable the briefing, or follow these steps to activate it on your phone:

On your Amazon Alexa app, head to the menu and tap on Skills:


In the search bar to the top of the screen, look up HuffPost Canada:


There it is! Give it a tap:


Tap on enable:


And that's it! Once you've set up the skill, you can play HuffPost's briefing by asking your smart speaker "Alexa, what's my Flash Briefing?" or "Alexa, what's in the news?"