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Buy one Echo Dot Kids Edition and get a second one for free at Amazon

Alexa, how far away is the moon?

Amazon is currently offering a buy one, get one free promotion on Echo Dot Kids Edition smart speakers. Add two to your cart and the price will drop during checkout, bringing the total from $ 140 down to $ 70. This deal is the best we’ve ever seen for these devices, beating our previous post by $ 10. You can choose from red, blue, and green color schemes.

For the  [Read More…]

Amazon Echo Input review: The easiest way to add Alexa everywhere

The Echo Input offers the most convenient way yet of adding Alexa smarts to an existing speaker or receiver.

Over the last five years Alexa has matured into a robust platform that supports thousands of devices and products. Alexa has a never-ending list of features that include everything from streaming music, controlling smart home products, providing weather and news briefings, and so much more. The most affordable way to get started with Alexa has always been the  [Read More…]

Does Amazon Fire TV Stick have YouTube?

Best answer: There is no official application for YouTube, but there are multiple options to watch YouTube on the Amazon Fire TV stick, such as utilizing the Silk or Firefox web browsers.

Amazon: Fire TV Stick 4K ($ 50)

Where is YouTube?

YouTube is the premier destination for watching all your favorite music videos, video game streams and even live shows. However, if you take a look among the applications for the Amazon Fire TV, YouTube  [Read More…]

Amazon Scout is an adorable, impractical delivery robot

Scout is currently being tested in one neighborhood in Washington.

Amazon is always on the lookout for new and innovative ways to deliver packages to its customers. After introducing flying drones and a program that lets Amazon employees leave orders inside your home, we now have Amazon Scout.

Amazon Scout is an autonomous robot that’s powered by a battery and has six wheels for navigating sidewalks at a “walking pace.” Scout follows a designated path to your  [Read More…]

What’s new on Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and Hulu this February

“Kevin Hart’s Black History” hits Netflix this February. (Image credit: Netflix)

The shortest month of the year is long on awesome original shows.

February is nearly upon us, and that means we’ve got the lowdown on the latest to come from the big-three streaming services — Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and Hulu.

Amazon Prime Video is bringing us (among many other things) White Dragon, an original series that follows a London professor who’s trying to decipher the  [Read More…]

Connectivity issues have stopped sales of the Amazon Echo Wall Clock

The clock will return “in the coming weeks.”

Amazon announced a ton of products at its fall hardware event late last year, one of which was its Echo Wall Clock. The gadget finally started shipping just about a month ago, but Amazon’s now stopped sales of it due to connectivity issues.

In a statement that was sent to The Verge, an Amazon spokesperson said:

We’re aware that a small number of customers have had issues with connectivity.  [Read More…]

Lenovo Smart Tab P10 vs. Amazon Echo Show: Which should you buy?

We love smart home tech, and we use all types of voice assistant devices, from smart speakers to smart displays, to give you the best recommendations.

Lenovo Smart Tab P10

Two-in-one

$ 350 at Amazon

Pros Doubles as a standalone tablet Dock is included Cons Unimpressive specs No Drop In calling (yet)

The Smart Tab P10 is a generic and unremarkable tablet on its own, but once you slide it into the included dock, it  [Read More…]

Aukey’s Rugged Bluetooth Speaker hits a crazy low price of $10 via Amazon

This water-resistant speaker lasts for up to six hours on a single charge.

Aukey’s Rugged Portable Bluetooth Speaker drops to just $ 9.99 at Amazon when you enter promo code VS4FL9KC during checkout. That’ll save you 50% off its current price there. Up until a few months ago, it was selling for $ 35; now its average price is around $ 27. With the coupon, you’re snagging it for the best price we’ve seen on it so  [Read More…]

Amazon India’s $15 annual Prime membership is the best deal in e-commerce

An annual Prime membership costs $ 119 in the U.S., but Amazon does things differently in India.

Amazon isn’t just a thriving retailer anymore; it also sells a host of hardware products in the form of smart home devices, affordable tablets, and e-readers. What started out as a foray into e-readers over a decade ago bloomed into an ecosystem that generates billions of dollars in revenue every year.

But at the center of Amazon’s revenue-generating machine is  [Read More…]

Amazon may own Ring, but does that mean the Amazon Cloud Cam works with it?

Best answer: Amazon and Ring products can work together through Alexa, but you can’t directly integrate your Amazon Cloud Cam into your Ring system nor have them talk directly to each other. Amazon Cloud Cam is its own separate security system.

Amazon: Amazon Cloud Cam ($ 120)

Two systems, one master

Amazon bought Ring near the beginning of 2018, and while it’s taken Amazon a while to build and begin executing its plans for the platform,  [Read More…]