Smart speakers and monitors from Amazon and Google offer a wealth of features. And yet, most people use them only for basic tasks such as listening to music or checking the weather.
Of course, it is difficult to find out what these speakers can do. Most smart speakers are designed to have an invisible interface. Just speak a command and your music starts to play, or the timer starts counting down. This is great for using the commands you know, but it makes it very difficult to detect those you don't.
Smart shows like Amazon Echo Show and Google Home Hub c one just as Frustrating, even with a touch screen, as none of the platforms have found a very good way to show users new features. So, we've found some of the most useful and least gimmicky ways to use the smart hubs you might have missed.