Best Prime Day Amazon Echo Deals 2020: What to expect

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Amazon Labor Day Sale 2020: The 8 best tech deals

Lenovo IdeaPad— $329, was $400 The Lenovo IdeaPad is an affordable laptop for those of you not looking to invest your entire paycheck at once. This well-priced laptop runs Windows 10 and has dual-core processing so you can multitask at your will. You’ll also receive a free yearly subscription of Microsoft Office 365 for all […]

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

Working on training local models to understand what sounds are correlated with different activities, so when you put Alexa into Away mode you will get notified when she detected the likelihood of activity in your homeWhen you say, “Alexa I’m off to work,” Alexa will switch into away mode, lock your door, and turn on […]

Amazon slash 50% off its £60 Echo Dot speaker – now down to just £30

Amazon has cut the price of one of its popular Alexa speakers by half price – but the discount is only available until the end of the day (July 6th).

Amazon Prime Music HD comes to Canada for $12.99 per month

Amazon Music HD features millions of songs at HD quality (16-bit, 44.akHz), and over one million songs at what Amazon calls Ultra HD quality (24-bit, 192kHz) — by far the highest quality available from cloud streaming services. In addition to the U.S. and Canada, the HD service is now available in the U.K., Germany, Austria, […]

Amazon’s Fire Tablets are Perfect for Reading or Streaming Video — and They Start at $50

Beyond those specs, the Fire HD 10 is on par with the HD 8. It gets up to 12 hours of use per charge, and supports fast charging with the right power adapter. It has a stereo audio system that virtually recreate surround sound thanks to Dolby Atmos. Finally, you can use the Fire HD […]

Protect your home with your smart speaker by using three Alexa settings

Alexa is an “intelligent” personal assistant built by Amazon. You can find her on several different devices, including Amazon’s Echo speakers. Alexa responds to voice commands, and can talk back to you. She can perform thousands of different tasks, including telling you about the news or weather. But she can do more complex things too, […]

Amazon’s new Alexa partnership lets you link your AT&T number to turn your Echo into a phone

Calls can also be snoozed by activating Amazon’s existing Away Mode. They can also be toggled on or off for specific times of the day using Alexa Routines — for example, you can set your Alexa device to only ring during daylight hours so that you aren’t woken up by telemarketers at 3AM.

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. […]

Walmart+ vs. Amazon Prime: Which one is right for you?

Did you know Walmart has its own subscription plan? Recently, Walmart made Walmart+ official, which a service that’s in direct competition to Amazon Prime. Walmart wants to be the online shopping powerhouse that Amazon already is, and you just can’t be on the same level without the same level of benefits for members. Walmart+ makes […]