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Add another Echo Dot to your smart home setup for just $40 today

Alexa, tell me a story.

Remember the good ole days of Black Friday when the Echo Dot was going for $ 30? Yah, well, forget it. That’s in the past. The Echo Dot has spent most of its time since then selling for its normal $ 50 price. Right now you can get one for $ 10 off, though, and that’s not too bad. If you’ve already started your Alexa-enabled smart home system and want to add a new  [Read More…]

Amazon Echo Spot coming to Canada on April 25 for $170, pre-orders now open

Spot the localization.

It took its sweet time coming to Canada, but Amazon’s diminutive Echo Spot is arriving north of the border on April 25 for $ 170 CAD. That’s a bit of a jump from the U.S. price of $ 130, but hey, exchange rates.

Phil Nickinson really likes his — he calls it “cute” and a great bedside alarm clock with Alexa built in — and given that the larger-screened Echo Show has yet to go  [Read More…]

Grab an Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet and Echo Dot for just $150 together

Get a nice tablet and a free Echo Dot basically.

Buy Amazon’s Fire HD 10-inch 1080p 32GB tablet for $ 149.99 and get a second-generation Echo Dot for free. The tablet costs $ 150 on its own. The bundle discounted to $ 150 just means you’re getting the Echo Dot for free, which is usually worth around $ 50.

The tablet has a 10.1-inch display with 1920 x 1200 pixel resolution, a 1.8 GHz quad-core processor, 2GB  [Read More…]

Amazon is taking 20% or more off Alexa-enabled devices, including the $104 Echo Spot

Amazon says thank you with discounts. I’m ok with that.

The Amazon Echo Spot is down to $ 103.99 right now in both black and white. It normally sells for $ 130, and this is one of the best prices we’ve ever seen.

This deal is part of a huge Amazon “Thank You” sale taking at least 20% off Alexa-enabled devices. This deal is good today only, but it includes a wide variety of products including several members of  [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…]

How to control your TV with Amazon Echo

Amazon Echo can replace your remote control, with a little help.

As nice as it would be for every television to include a simple local network access function, most TVs still rely on good old-fashioned Infrared (IR) to receive commands. This isn’t the best news for someone looking to convert their living room into Smart Home 2.0, but there are some tools available that make this a little easier to deal with than you’d think.

For example,  [Read More…]

How Echo Connect Lets You Make, Receive Calls Using Alexa

It’s Alexa Calling, though a landline.

Don’t overthink the Amazon Echo Connect. While the name is somewhat confusing given it lives alongside Amazon Alexa and Amazon Echo, the Connect really just another avenue for Alexa Calling. (OK, that’s one more name you need to know, and thus adding to the confusion.)

Here’s the real deal: Alexa Calling is the method by which an Amazon Echo device can make phone calls. It uses the internet to do so but  [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…]

Amazon is selling a Moto X4 and second-gen Amazon Echo bundle for $350

On the market for a great mid-range smartphone? The Moto X4 might be what you need, especially since you can get a free Echo device if you buy it from Amazon.

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For $350 you can get a Prime-exclusive Moto X4 and second-gen Echo

Why not bundle and save?

We did recently see the Prime-exclusive Moto X4 drop down to $ 300, and while this isn’t quite as affordable as that, it’s actually a better offer. Amazon currently sells the phone on its own for $ 349.99, but for a limited time, you can get a free second-gen Amazon Echo with the purchase as part of a bundle. The Echo sells for $ 99.99 right now.

You can pick between the  [Read More…]