http://gamingtrend.com
November 28, 2014, 01:32:40 AM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News:
 
   Home   Help Search Calendar Login Register  
Pages: 1 [2]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Amazon Echo  (Read 762 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
Bullwinkle
Gaming Trend Staff
Gaming Trend Senior Member

Offline Offline

Posts: 15695


Watch me pull a rabbit outta my hat.


View Profile
« Reply #40 on: November 08, 2014, 04:04:18 PM »

Quote from: Lee on November 07, 2014, 04:32:54 PM

Fair enough Farley2k, thanks for breaking it down for me.

I tried to think of it as bluetooth speaker/Sonos replacement (I don't own a Sonos, but I would love a couple of them), but I get stuck at what music it will play. It only plays music I have bought through Amazon, correct? If so, that is a huge problem for me because while I have bought quite a music from Amazon, a lot of it is ripped or bought from other sources such as Apple.

On the music thing, I assume this will hook up with the Amazon Cloud Player, and if so, you can download it to the computer where you have all your iTunes music, and it will look at all of those tracks and load them, making them available to you.

I did this quite a while ago, so I don't remember the details.  I'm sure there are rights issues that will keep some songs from being available, but I remember being impressed with how many songs I had.

Also, if you still buy CDs (like me) and you do it through Amazon, many of them have "AutoRip" which gives you a digital copy and automatically adds it to the Cloud Player.
Logged

That's like blaming owls because I suck at making analogies.
Pages: 1 [2]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Page created in 0.085 seconds with 25 queries. (Pretty URLs adds 0.009s, 2q)