The CRISISS Project Podcast Player is an application for Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant technology. It provides a voice user interface allowing users to interact with the app via voice commands and perform actions such as: select one of the four cluster skills, listen to the list of available podcasts for each cluster skill, listen to a specific podcast episode, move back and forward while listening etc.
The users are able to enable the CRISISS Project Podcast Player either in their mobile devices (after downloading the Alexa App for Android or iOS) or in an Alexa smart home device (e.g. Amazon Echo).
Please install the Alexa App for iOS or Android via the respective store:
The CRISISS Podcast Player can be used in any Alexa enabled device. For more information please read the CRISSIS Alexa App Manual (pdf file).
You can listen to a demo recording of the CRISISS Project Podcast Player in use:
View a flow chart of the commands and usage of the CRISISS Project Podcast Player.