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With your Facebook account linked to your Alexa skill, you should now be able to get data from your Facebook feed and have Alexa read the last three posts. … Once your account is linked you can get any data from a Facebook account, as long as you have set the correct scopes in your Amazon configuration page.
Can Amazon Echo Show Facebook?
The Echo Show allows you to make calls with anyone that has Skype, the Alexa app, an Echo Spot, or Echo Show. The Portal, on the other hand, only lets you connect with people who you are connected with through Facebook and WhatsApp.
Can I watch TV on Echo?
Yes, with the Echo Show, Alexa can play videos, movies and TV shows using many of the same streaming services you might use on your smart TV. You can view the available streaming services by manually swiping left and selecting Video. You can also simply say “Alexa, open Video Home”.
Do you need Alexa to use Facebook Portal?
With the Portal, you actually need both Alexa and “Hey Portal” to take full advantage of the voice integrations. Alexa voice commands work in much the same way as any Amazon smart speaker.
Can you install apps on Echo Show?
Echo Show might look like a tablet, but it’s not one. It runs Alexa skills, not apps, just like the Echo and Echo Dot. According to The Verge, you will not be able to download apps from the Amazon Appstore or Google Play on Echo Show.
Does the Echo Show have Netflix?
The Netflix app comes preinstalled on the following Echo Show models and newer: Echo Show (2nd generation) Echo Show 5 (all generations) Echo Show 8 (all generations)