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OnePlus ‘all set’ to launch the OnePlus 6 in India, Amazon’s ‘Notify Me’ page going live today

We don’t have a launch date yet, but the OnePlus 6 listing is going up on Amazon India later today.

After weeks of rumors, leaks, and teasers, it looks like we’re finally close to the launch of the OnePlus 6. The company has sent out a media note stating that it is “all set” to launch the OnePlus 6 in India “soon,” with the phone’s listing set to go live on Amazon India later tonight (at 00:00  [Read More…]

Amazon’s now letting anyone create custom questions/responses for Alexa

Custom responses are just a few clicks away — no coding required.

If you’ve got a question, chances are Alexa has an answer. Amazon’s been hard at work improving its AI for a few years now, and its latest development results in you being handed the tools for creating custom responses specifically for your own Alexa-powered speaker.

Amazon just launched a new service called “Alexa Blueprints”, and it enables you to cook up personalized responses from Alexa  [Read More…]

Amazon’s Kindle Lite app offers the same great reading experience at a fraction of the size

The Kindle Lite app weighs just 2MB, and is designed to work on 2G connections in emerging markets.

Amazon launched Kindle Lite in beta at the end of last year, and the app is now formally making its debut in India. The app is tailored for entry-level phones with limited storage (such as Android Go devices), and takes up just 2MB and uses less resources than the full-fledged client.

Kindle Lite offers a similar set of  [Read More…]

Amazon’s 4K Fire TV is down to $55 today only

Cut. That. Cord.

Amazon has dropped the price of its 4K Fire TV streaming device down to $ 54.99. This is about $ 15 off the normal price and one of the better deals we’ve seen. While this price isn’t quite as low as a deal we saw in early March, that sale was exclusive to Prime members and this one is not.

The 4K Fire TV deal is part of a huge one-day only sale from  [Read More…]

Finally convert your entire home to LED bulbs with Amazon’s Philips sale

Save money on the purchase and in the long run.

In the smart home era, most people associate Philips with its incredibly popular Hue bulbs, but the company still makes some of the best regular bulbs on the market. Philips bulbs are some of the best you can buy, and right now there are a bunch of varieties on sale at Amazon. This 4-pack of non-dimmable 1500 Lumen LED bulbs is down to $ 15.95 from a  [Read More…]

Alexa calling and messaging is coming to tablets — and not just Amazon’s

Alexa works on more devices than ever.

At this point, there’s a pretty good chance that you or someone you know has an Amazon Echo device. Since the launch of the Echo Show, Alexa users have been able to call and message each other through their various Echo devices, or by using the Alexa app on their smartphones.

Now Amazon is bringing these features over to tablets, ranging from its own Fire line to Android and iOS  [Read More…]

Add an Alexa voice assistant to your home with a sale on Amazon’s Echo or Echo Dot this week only

Just don’t ask her to laugh.

Right now the Amazon Echo 2nd generation smart speaker is down to $ 84.99. That’s a drop from $ 100 and only the second deal we’ve seen this year. You can get this discount on a few color variations, including Charcoal, Heather Gray, and Sandstone.

The Echo Dot is also on sale for $ 39.99 from a street price of $ 50. Again, after Amazon went ham during the Black Friday  [Read More…]

It’s time to upgrade to a gaming chair with Amazon’s big one-day sale

Grab one of more than a dozen gaming chairs on sale today.

The Essentials by OFM racing-style leather gaming chair is down to $ 101.43 on Amazon. It normally sells for $ 136 and has never dropped from that price. All four available colors are down to a low price, although the Red version isn’t quite as low as the rest. These are all part of Amazon’s Gold Box deals of the day today, which features several different models  [Read More…]

Amazon’s Kids Edition Fire Tablets are starting at $70 right now

Treat your kids to a new tablet.

Amazon’s Fire Tablets are super popular because of their affordable prices, so when you can save even more on them you shouldn’t miss out. The Fire 7 Kids Edition is currently down to just $ 69.99 from its regular price of $ 99.99 in your choice of blue, pink, or yellow. If you want something a little bigger, you can grab the Fire HD 8 Kids Edition for $ 89.99,  [Read More…]

UK residents can now control Amazon’s Fire TV with Echo speakers

The walled-garden gets even better.

Although there may no longer be an official YouTube app, Amazon’s Fire TV platform is still a great way for consuming all your favorite content on the big screen – especially if you have an Amazon Echo, too.

On February 27, Amazon announced that residents in the United Kingdom can now control their Fire TV by talking to their Echo smart speakers – something the U.S. has had since last August.

This  [Read More…]