Amazon’s Alexa just gained another useful new trick: It can now send text messages… but only if you have an Android phone.
These are real text messages sent through your Android phone to other phones (doesn’t matter what type) and not messages sent through the Alexa app. Here’s how to do it.
Enabling Alexa SMS messaging is really easy. First, you’ll need to download the latest version of the Alexa app from the Google Play Store if you don’t already have it installed.
Then, go into the Conversations tab (that’s message icon next to the home button). Tap on the person icon in the upper right corner, and then tap “My Profile” under your own name. Read more…