About Lincoln Cole
Hi, I'm Lincoln! I'm an author of horror and science fiction books and I love to tell ridiculous and wild stories. I also like to develop and release Alexa applications to try new and different things.
If you would like to get in touch about something, you can contact me directly. I also blog extensively about what it's like being an indie author. You can subscribe to my newsletter to get news and updates about projects, skills, and book recommendations!
Trivia for groups of people with quick commands and a wide range of questions
This skill is similar to my other fact based skill and delivers new facts to kids. All of the facts are kid and family friendly. There are over 600 included facts that Alexa can deliver with more coming with constant updates!
This is a skill that will take in user input to build a custom mad lib, and it will read it back to the user! It's super easy to use and all of the mad libs are kid and family friendly.
Solve some really fun and challenging riddles with the help of Alexa!
Go on amazing adventures right before bedtime! Become a prince or princess in a wondrous kingdom or a space captain protecting the galaxy!
Can you survive in a war torn world against the rise of the Dark Citadel?
Take a deep dive into linguistics: get translations, definitions, and make work-life easier! Word Hacks is a personal assistant that can translate, define and lookup words, track projects, and so much more!
Sending tweets is extremely simple with this skill. All you need to do is sync your account and then say TWEET plus the message you want to send. You can also hear the most recent twenty tweets on your timeline with functionality to favorite or retweet built right in. Easy as that!
Doctor Lookup is a simple skill where you can ask to find doctors near you. It uses your zip code to search and can find doctors that specialize in certain practices, such as pediatricians or surgeons.
Includes feeds for popular news websites and reports the current and up to date information. A quick little reader to help you start your mornings, or if you want briefings throughout the day.
This skill includes an upcoming schedule of all available games as well as news and updates broken into groups for easy consumption. Get tournament updates daily and find out who is going to be this World Cup's top team. You can either get the entire briefing, or go into your alexa app and customize which groups you would like to receive updates about.
This simple application delivers a daily life hack directly to you that can help you save time with some aspect of your life. All you need to do is enable the skill and then ask Alexa for your flash briefing.
Learn about a random fact of the day based on historical events. Super simple application that does just one thing. All you need to do is ask for your flash briefing and get some neat new information about this day in history.
This super simple application simply tells you a daily idiom. It includes an explanation of what the idiom means and how it is used. Just enable the skill and ask Alexa for a flash briefing to learn more about idioms!
Super simple application that does just one thing: delivers a quote of the day. There are ten included categories and it updates the information fairly often, so getting your flash briefing will usually have a new nugget of wisdom. All you need to do is ask for your flash briefing to get a new quote.
This simple skill just delivers a new pick-up line every single day. Just ask Alexa for a flash briefing to hear the cheesy goodness. This is a daily skill, so it only updates once every 24 hours, so keep that in mind if you ask four hourly updates and are worried about getting repeats!
Super simple and does just one thing: it tells you about the word of the day! Just ask for your flash briefing and learn about a new word each day! This is a great way to expand your vocabulary.
Compete against friends with endless questions across dozens of categories! Host as many players as you want for any number of questions you want to compete for.
Ask for random facts and learn some of the craziest secrets that our planet has to offer. Did you know that Giraffe Tails were used as money? What about the fact that animals won't eat prey that has been struck by lightning?
This is a skill that I created to give out some information about my books and writing, and I update it occasionally with new and upcoming information! If you're interested in learning some neat trivia and facts about my career, then check it out!
This is a skill that goes out and finds some of the cheesiest pickup lines you can imagine and has Alexa deliver them in the sultriest voice she can!
Can you tell the truth from fact? You'll receive a series of three questions and determine which of them is real and which ones are fake. Can you get all three of them right and prove that you know the difference between the truth and lies?
Want to test your knowledge of World of Warcraft? Answer three questions and see how much you know about the game millions of people are playing!