Activate our voices with yours. Learn how to make Vermont Public Radio come alive on your smart speaker!
Smart speakers are a great way to listen to all your favorite news, music and podcasts from VPR and NPR. Smart speakers are ready to go off the shelf, but you can enable skills or apps to provide even greater control over your listening experience. Click on your smart speaker above to jump to some quick instructions!
|I want to...||General Command||With NPR One Skill||With VPR Skill|
|Play VPR News||Alexa, play NPR||Alexa, play NPR One||Alexa, play VPR News|
|Play VPR Classical||Alexa, play WOXR 90.9||-||Alexa, open Vermont Public Radio and play VPR Classical|
|Get the latest newscast||Alexa, play the latest news from NPR||Alexa, ask NPR One to play the latest news||Alexa, open Vermont Public Radio and play the latest news|
|Play Vermont Edition podcast||Alexa, play Vermont Edition podcast||Alexa, ask NPR One to play Vermont Edition||Alexa, open Vermont Public Radio and play Vermont Edition|
|Play a VPR podcast||Alexa, play Brave Little State podcast||Alexa, ask NPR One to play But Why: A Podcast For Curious Kids||Alexa, open Vermont Public Radio and play Vermont Edition|
For even more commands and examples of what you can do with Alexa and VPR, check out this VPR Blog post.
|I want to...||General Command||With NPR One Enabled|
|Play VPR News||OK Google, play WVPS 107.9 on TuneIn||OK Google, talk to NPR One|
|Play VPR Classical||OK Google, stream VPR Classical||-|
|Get the latest newscast||OK Google, play the latest news from NPR||-|
|Play Vermont Edition podcast||OK Google, play Vermont Edition podcast||-|
|Play a VPR podcast||OK Google, play Brave Little State podcast |
OK Google, play But Why: A Podcast For Curious Kids podcast
While the Google Home platform evolves, we are interested in hearing how you use Google Home. Click here to send us some feedback!
These services are changing a lot. We'll keep this information updated, but please drop us a line to tell us how you use smart speakers!