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Take advantage of all those book deals with $90 off an Amazon Kindle Voyage

It’s hard to find a discount on one of these.

Woot is offering up the Kindle Voyage 6-inch Wi-Fi E-Reader for just $ 129.99 today. This device includes special offers, also known as tasteful ads on the lockscreen, and typically it would cost $ 220 at Amazon brand new. Use your Amazon Prime account to skip Woot’s shipping fee.

Unlike a lot of Woot deals, these are in brand new condition and include a 12-month Amazon warranty.  [Read More…]

The best Bluetooth speakers to pair with your Amazon Echo Input

The Amazon Echo Input is ideal for users who want to add an external speaker for their Alexa. It can do things like set timers, play music, re-order groceries, and even tell you a funny joke in times of great trouble. But what is the best speaker that would best fit the Amazon Echo Input? First of all, it’d need to be Bluetooth compatible, have decent sound, and most importantly, be able to connect to the Amazon Echo Input.

These  [Read More…]

The Amazon Echo Input is the logical successor to the Chromecast Audio

Amazon swoops in to fill the void left by Google.

The Chromecast is arguably one of Google’s best products to date. The dongle made it incredibly easy for those looking to connect their older TVs to the internet, and the low price tag ensured it was accessible to everyone. The Chromecast Audio did the same for stereo systems, bringing multi-room audio and internet connectivity without the need to overhaul existing gear.

But what sold the Chromecast Audio  [Read More…]

Here’s how to create a stereo pairing with your Amazon Echo speakers

One of the best perks of owning multiple smart speakers in your home is the ability to link them all together. The Alexa app makes it easy to cast the same music across multiple rooms in your home, but you’re also able to pair two of the same Amazon Echo speakers together to create a stereo pair. Stereo pairing is available for the 2nd generation Echo, the 3rd generation Echo Dot, and both the  [Read More…]

Why it makes perfect sense for Amazon to buy Eero

Fast and easy internet access is Amazon’s bread and butter.

Chances are you’ve ordered something from Amazon recently. For some of us, Amazon is the first place to shop because the company makes it so easy to get something from its hands into yours, but even if you’re not a lifetime Amazon Prime customer you have probably ordered a thing or two from the online giant.

But there is also a good chance that you know someone  [Read More…]

Amazon purchases Mesh WiFi Company Eero

Have a Google WiFi system in your house? Or maybe another mesh network by Lenovo, Netgear, or Cisco? Well, most of that can be attributed to the launch of an independent company named Eero back in February of 2016. Eero is making a new splash in the market today but it’s not technology related. It is being bought by Amazon.

Amazon and Eero announced the acquisition in a press release today. Amazon’s SVP of Devices and Services, Dave Limp, says  [Read More…]

Amazon is buying popular mesh Wi-Fi company Eero

It’s currently unclear how much Amazon’s paying for Eero.

Mesh Wi-Fi networks are essential if you want good wireless coverage in a larger home/apartment, and while the market for these routers is huge, Eero has managed to stick out as one of the best options out there. As of February 11, 2019, it’s confirmed that Amazon is buying the company.

In a press release issued by Amazon, Senior Vice President of Amazon Devices and Services, Dave Limp,  [Read More…]

Amazon spreads the love with big Valentine’s Day discounts on its hardware

Amazon is offering several deals on its own-brand hardware in the run up to Valentine’s Day, including popular Echo, Fire and Kindle devices and accessories. We’ve seen prices drop on a few Amazon devices over the past few weeks, but now it’s practically across the board. Whether you want to up your smart home game, cuddle up with a romantic movie in 4K, or ask Alexa for some V Day tunes, this sale has you covered.

The prices are only  [Read More…]

Amazon Live is a new livestreaming service designed to take on QVC

Watch and shop at the same time.

When you shop on Amazon, it’s usually a pretty solitary experience. You hop on the app or website, browse for what you want, add it to your cart, check out, and you’re done. In what’s likely an effort to try and make that experience a bit more social, Amazon’s rolling out a new platform called “Amazon Live.”

If you’ve ever watched QVC before, that’s essentially what Amazon Live is. It’s  [Read More…]

Start streaming with two Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K devices at a $15 discount

Add Fire TV Sticks to all your 4K TVs for even less.

Amazon recently updated its 4K Fire TV Stick by bundling it with the All-New Alexa Voice Remote. If you still haven’t purchased a few for your home, right now Amazon’s offering a deal which should hopefully help change that. Though the 4K Fire TV Stick is currently priced at its regular cost of $ 49.99 there, adding two to your cart will save you $  [Read More…]