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Amazon Echo speakers now let you wake up to your favorite song

“Alexa, wake me up to Rick Astley.”

Smart speakers can be used for a laundry list of different things, but as I’ve quickly been discovering with my Google Home Mini, some of them are fantastic little alarm clocks. Amazon’s Echo devices have long supported alarms, but a new update now allows users to wake up to the song of their choice rather than Amazon’s default alarm tune.

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Anker’s PowerPort wireless charging pad is down to just $19 at Amazon

Charging without all the wires is awesome!

Plugging your phone in every time you want to charge it seems so last year. Wireless charging is the future, but in order to take advantage of it, you need a compatible phone and a wireless charging pad. There are so many different options out there, but not all of them charge your phone the same.

Anker is well-known for its awesome charging accessories, and its wireless charging pad is  [Read More…]

Amazon running deals on Echo Show, Echo Plus, and several other devices

We’ve seen Amazon offer some nice discounts on its hardware recently, and today the retailer is offering some of its best deals yet.

Amazon is now offering sales on nearly all of its Echo devices. This includes the Echo Show, which is getting perhaps its biggest discount ever. The Echo Plus is getting a large discount of its own, and that includes a free Philips Hue Bulb to get your smart home ecosystem started.

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Keep your kids occupied with an Amazon Fire Tablet for as little as $30

These are the best tablet deals around!

If you’re still looking for a great gift to give your kids, an Amazon Fire Tablet may be just the one you are looking for. With options starting at just $ 30, you can’t go wrong with one of these. They give your kids access to a variety of apps and games to play, and you can use FreeTime Unlimited to give them access to these without having to pay for each  [Read More…]

Amazon discounting six Prime Exclusive Phones until late December

Get up to $ 50 off the Moto X4, LG G6+, and others.

If you’re an Amazon Prime subscriber and shopping around for an unlocked Android handset, it’s hard to do much better than Amazon’s Prime Exclusive Phones. The lineup of devices offered as part of this program has become rather attractive throughout 2017, and Amazon’s now announced heavy discounts on some of the top phones offered through it.

Starting today, December 10 and going until December  [Read More…]

Grab Amazon Echo devices for 30% off in India, and get a year’s worth of Prime for free!

Get Echo devices for 30% off, an additional 10% cashback from Citibank, and a year’s worth of Amazon Prime for free.

Amazon launched the Echo family in India yesterday, with the second-generation Echo, Echo Dot, and the Echo Plus up for pre-order in the country. To sweeten the deal for early adopters, Amazon is offering an enticing 30% off on all Echo devices, and throwing in a year’s worth of Prime membership for free.

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Give Amazon your iPad mini and get a discount on a Fire Kids Edition tablet

Have an iPad mini that you are not using so much anymore? Then you might want to take advantage of Amazon’s new trade-in program. Amazon wants to turn your iPad mini into a Fire tablet for kids, so it will exchange your Apple tablet with an Amazon.com gift card for the appraised value of the […]

Amazon is offering its Prime members $30 off select Kindle E-readers

Leave your paper book at home and pick up a Kindle today!

Amazon knows how important reading is for the mind and the soul. Right now the company is offering Prime members $ 30 off select Kindle E-readers.

The Kindle is down to $ 49.99 from its regular $ 79.99; the Kindle Paperwhite was originally priced at $ 119.99, and is now on sale for $ 89.99 and the Kindle Oasis WiFi + Free Wireless Connectivity was $ 359.99  [Read More…]

Amazon Fire TV can now show live video feeds, but the lag remains

Live video from your connected cameras works on the Fire TV, but the experience still needs a lot of work.

Tucked amid all the new hardware announcements from Amazon this week was a little nugget about Amazon Fire TV. Specifically, that you can now view live video feeds from Alexa-enabled cameras. That’s the same sort of functionality we have on the Echo Show, of course. And as it turns out, it’s exactly the same functionality. Just on  [Read More…]

Amazon Echo devices can now make free calls in North America

All Amazon Echo devices can now make free calls to the US, Canada, and Mexico without any additional hardware.

Amazon has been adding a steady stream of features to its Echo device family dating back to the release of the first Echo back in 2014. In May, the company announced the ability for Echo owners to make free calls to any Alexa-enabled device, including smartphones with the Alexa app. Now, Amazon is expanding that even further.

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