Get SE Wisconsin news from your Amazon Echo Flash briefing

Alexa give me the news!
Posted at 11:46 AM, Mar 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-27 12:48:12-04

There's a new way to get the latest local news from TODAY's TMJ4 -- Ask Alexa.

Alexa, the intelligent-assistant platform on Amazon's Echo device allows listeners to listen to the latest local headlines from our newsroom delivered in Alexa’s very own custom voice.

If you are an Amazon Echo owner, just optin toTODAY's TMJ4 in your Alexa app on your phone or tablet and ask Alexa to tell you the news. Click here for the direct link. 

Alexa, the Echo's personal assistant, will read four top local stories from TODAY'S TMJ4, including the weather. The flash briefing is updated in the morning and late afternoon seven days a week. 

Here's how to get the feature on your Amazon Echo:

• Launch the Alexa app on your phone. APPLE | ANDROID
• Choose Flash Briefing in Settings in the menu
• Select TODAY'S TMJ4
• Say, ‘Alexa, what's the news?”  or “ Alexa, what is my flash briefing?”  or “Alexa, give me the news."