Best Prime Day Amazon Echo Deals 2020: What to expect

There are other types of bargains galore on Amazon Echo devices during Prime Day sales. For example, for at least two years, Amazon has bundled an Amazon Echo Smart Plug, usually $25 each, for an extra $5 with many Echo Dot and Echo Show devices. That’s an 80% discount on the Smart Plug, which you […]

Amazon device event: Evolutionary, not revolutionary, and there’s nothing wrong with that

Customers interact with Alexa billions of times a week. Echo devices have received more than 400,000 5-star reviews globally.Fire TV now has 37 million monthly active usersRing Doorbells generate more than 4 billion interactions per month.There are now more than 85,000 Alexa-compatible smart home devicesThere are more than 100,000 Alexa skillsThere are now “billions of […]

Alexa users, you can soon ask Amitabh Bachchan about the weather

Excited for the partnership, Amitabh Bachchan says, “Technology has always allowed me to adapt to new forms. Be it in movies, TV shows, podcasts and now, I am excited to create this voice experience in partnership with Amazon and Alexa. With voice technology, we are building something to engage more effectively with my audience and […]

Amazon Echo Plus down to $75 this Labor Day — save 50%

Been considering an Amazon Echo Plus for a while? Now is the ideal time with Labor Day sales meaning the Amazon Echo Plus is half price this Labor Day costing just $75. It’s one of the best Amazon Echo deals we’ve seen in recent times, and is a great way of enjoying a superior smart […]

New Echo devices and more: Everything Amazon announced

You can watch over-the-air television with it. You just place the box in your home, and you can start streaming on your Echo Show, Echo Spot, Amazon Fire TV, or on mobile. You can watch local news and channels like ABC, The CW, and NBC, and it sends recorded live TV to your Echo Show. […]

Amid layoffs, Amazon announces 33,000 job vacancies in US

“We’ve created more jobs in the US over the past decade than any other company – and we are continuing to hire people from all backgrounds and at all skill levels. We are glad to be able to mobilize more than 1,000 experienced recruiters and HR professionals to help job seekers across the country learn […]

Alexa will now help you keep up with the U.S. presidential election, the NBA, and really bad weather

Finally, if you’re staying up to date on the U.S. presidential elections or the NBA, you can use Alexa as a tool to stay informed. Alexa can now respond to “Alexa, what’s my election update” or “Alexa, what happened in the last debate” as well as “Alexa, who won in [state?]” and “Alexa, how many […]

5 Amazon privacy settings to change now

Click on the Accounts & Lists drop-down box then select Wish List. Click the three dots next to “Send list to others” on the top right, then select Manage List. Here, you can change your list details like your list name, the name of the recipient, email, birthday, and privacy. To change the list’s privacy […]

The best smart home devices of 2020: Amazon and Google fight to control your home

Amazon’s midtier smart display is the best one in its line. For $130, the Echo Show 8 has great audio quality, a highly visible screen and a convincing nod to privacy with a physical shutter you can slide over its camera. We still like the interface better on the Google Nest Hub and Nest Hub […]

Amazon’s Got Everything You Need to Shop for Father’s Day and Find a Perfect Gift

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