Longing for more Canadian Alexa skills content? Until an official announcement from Amazon on Echo’s Canadian release, we can only wait. That said, if the medium is the message, then Echo is definitely a medium which is worth waiting for. Confused? Have a look at the fun new skill by daly-apps.com appropriately titled “Quotes and Probes by Marshall McLuhan”.

Marshall McLuhan was a Canadian professor and philosopher who predicted the world wide web (the internet) and coined the famous expression “the medium is the message“. 

Quotes from Marshall McLuhan

Quotes from Marshal McLuhan who was a Canadian professor of English, philosopher of communication theory and a public intellectual. His work is viewed as one of the cornerstones of the study of media theory, as well as having practical applications in the advertising and communication industries. Famous for “global village”, “medium is the message” and many other sayings. It is not sponsored by or affiliated with the Estate of Marshall McLuhan.

Invocation Name
mcluhan quotes

Interaction Examples
Alexa, ask McLuhan Quotes for a probe
Alexa, ask McLuhan Quotes for a quote
Alexa, ask McLuhan Quotes for McLuhanism

You can install this skill directly from your Alexa app or via the web interface at alexa.amazon.com.