Open the front door and say...
"Alexa, turn on the t.v."
TaDa, your telly's on
Amazon Fire TVCube: This Echo and Fire TV mash-up is an Alexa-powered universal remote, too https://cnet.co/2kVmJhw via @CNET
I totally just pre-ordered Amazon Fire TVCube. It's like an Echo with a Universal remote, so you can control your TV, stereo, etc, as well as all your channel. $30 off for prime members for two days. https://amzn.to/2kUsTyv via @amazon