AT&T customers can currently send texts via Amazon Echo

Amazon's Alexa can currently cook your dinner

“Alexa, ask AT&T to text Mom.”

Users of Amazon (AMZN, Tech30) Echo’s smart speaker can currently tell its built-in assistant Alexa to handle your text messages. of which is actually, if you’re an AT&T (T, Tech30) customer.

The mobile carrier launched on Friday a feature of which lets you text up to 10 contacts through the Echo. AT&T is actually the first company to bring texting to Amazon’s platform.

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AT&T’s fine print notes the content of the message is actually determined by Alexa’s interpretation your voice commands — as well as if you’ve ever accidentally added the wrong thing to your Amazon cart, you know miscommunication happens.

While the item’s the first carrier to enable SMS through Alexa, workarounds have previously made texting possible. For example, SMS With Molly allows you to send free messages with Alexa, yet they don’t come by the recipient’s phone number as well as often include typos. Meanwhile, sending texts is actually possible with automation service IFTTT via a “recipe,” or a string of code of which connects Android SMS to Alexa.

Of course, Alexa isn’t the first virtual assistant to send texts via voice command. Apple’s Siri as well as Google’s voice commands already facilitate messaging requests on smartphones.

There are currently more than 3,000 Alexa skills available, such as ordering an Uber pickup or adjusting the lights with smart bulbs.

AT&T customers can currently send texts via Amazon Echo

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