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Grubhub is adding an Alexa skill that’ll let you order the food

Grubhub is adding an Alexa skill that’ll let you order the food

Grubhub is adding an Alexa skill that’ll let you order the food

access_time September 22, 2017

You can give a voice command in your smart speaker to reserve meals from the delivery provider Grubhub thanks to a brand new talent for Alexa, Amazon’s voice-activated virtual assistant. Right here’s the way it works: You enable the Grubhub skill (form of like an app for Alexa that connects the platform’s voice abilities to smart devices and apps), and Grubhub will share your account information with Amazon. Then, you can ask your Alexa-enabled smart speaker to ask Grubhub to order meals.

With the today’s Alexa ability, you’ll be capable of access Grubhub’s astonishing community of more than 50,000 restaurants the use of nothing but your voice. The skill, that’s to be had for all Grubhub customers who personal an Alexa-well matched tool, will permit diners to check out their final three orders, and reorder from a favored vendor.

Alas, there’s one big downside right now: despite the fact that Seamless, Allmenus, and numerous other online ordering brands are a part of the Grubhub circle of relatives, those apps aren’t supported through this integration. So even as you may order from all the identical restaurants regardless of which app you’re the usage of on your phone, you’ll need to switch over to the Grubhub app if you want to allow the Alexa skill.

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“Ordering food with best your voice is one of the more famous competencies on Alexa. clients love how convenient it’s far to genuinely ask Alexa to location an order for shipping,” said Rob Pulciani, director of Amazon Alexa. “I’m excited that clients can now reorder from Grubhub’s community of 50,000-plus eating places, giving them even extra alternatives as to wherein their next breakfast, lunch, dinner, or snack will come from.”

The mixing isn’t absolutely seamless. you could handiest reorder certainly one of your remaining three Grubhub meals, but you can’t edit your reorder. If you need to reserve some thing new, you will still have to cross at once through Grubhub.