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Make your Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition work for you with Parent Dashboard

Amazon offers a wide range of parental controls to help you oversee the content and the amount of time your child has access to all of the wondrous things they can do with Alexa on the Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition, or any Amazon Echo device.

Parental controls can be a hassle to set up — and even more so to come back and edit — but Amazon has made things as painless as possible by including the  [Read More…]

Snag SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition for your Mac for just $5

When it come to simulator games there’s one name that stands above all others. Indeed, SimCity has been the preeminent title an ongoing series of games and is the benchmark for city building and time management.

We’ve long been a fan of the SimCity line and appreciate being able to play it on a variety of platforms. And, as much as we like our Android phones and tablets, we do find ourselves spending a lot of time at the computer.  [Read More…]

Which Limited Edition PS4 Pro should you buy?

Best answer: The holidays are coming and you want to make sure you get the best top of the line console, and that’s the Spider-Man limited edition PlayStation 4 Pro. It’s perfect for any Marvel fan looking to expand their collection. This is the perfect Christmas gift so be sure keep an eye out for when sales go live!

Amazon: PS4 Pro Spider-Man limited edition console ($ 557)

Why go for a customized console?

Just about  [Read More…]

The Nvidia Shield TV Smart Home Edition is down to $180

The best price we’ve ever seen.

Amazon has the NVIDIA Shield TV Smart Home Edition on sale today for $ 179.98. This version of the Shield TV comes with the SmartThings Link. It transforms it into a Zigbee and Z-wave smart home hub to wirelessly connect to and control the many compatible smart devices so they can all work together. You would regularly pay $ 220 for the bundle when not on sale.

If you already use  [Read More…]

Amazon Echo Dot vs. Echo Dot Kids Edition: Which should you buy?

We live and breathe smart home products and use them all to help determine which products should reside in your home

Amazon Echo Dot (3rd gen)

For Everyone

$ 50 at Amazon

Pros All-new design Improved sound Retains input methods from 2nd-generation $ 20 cheaper Cons Not ideal for kids Lack of extended warranty Have to pay extra for FreeTime Unlimited

The new Amazon Echo Dot (3rd gen) is sleek, keeps all of the same  [Read More…]

Pump up your Echo Dot Kids’ Edition with these Bluetooth speakers

When it comes to finding a great speaker to pair with the Echo Dot Kids Edition, the choices are almost endless. You can go the traditional route by using 3.5mm auxiliary cables, but where’s the fun in that? These Bluetooth speaker options will speak perfectly to your child’s style, and a few of them also speak to a parent’s practicality.

Waterproof Altec Lansing IMW257 Mini H2O

The Altec Lansing IMW257 is likely the best option for a Bluetooth  [Read More…]

Red vs Blue (vs Green): How to pick an Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition

Most technology lives in a monotone world of monochromatic black, white, and steely grays, but Amazon knows that kids don’t tolerate any boring in their lives, and so the Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition comes with a child-friendly bumper in one of three bright, bold colors. Now, the question is: which color is the best one for you?

I’m Blue, da ba dee da ba daa Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition Blue

Blue is true, and  [Read More…]

Get a free 3rd gen Echo Dot with the $199 Nvidia Shield TV gaming edition

Brand new combo we’ve never seen before.

Right now on Amazon you can get a free 3rd-generation Echo Dot with the purchase of a Nvidia Shield TV 4K gaming edition for $ 199. This is a brand new bundle being offered on Amazon and no where else. The 3rd generation is the latest version of the Echo Dot, which makes this combo more current than a previous deal we saw that offered a free Google Home Mini with the  [Read More…]

Can the Echo Dot Kids Edition filter explicit songs?

Best answer: Yes, all Amazon Alex-enabled devices have an option to block explicit songs, and that setting is on by default on the Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition. Not all music services compatible with Amazon Alexa work with the explicit filter, but Amazon Music and Spotify do.

Amazon: Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition ($ 70)

Automatically blocking crude ditties

There’s a lot of music out there in the world, and some of it is not safe  [Read More…]

The Sonos One will come in five limited edition colors starting Nov. 5

Great design. Varied colors.

Sonos is teaming up with Danish designer brand HAY to create Sonos One speakers in five special edition colors. The new colors include red, pink, gray, yellow, and green. Sonos doesn’t do color. Not usually. The regular Sonos One speakers only come in Black and White. Other devices like the Sonos Beam have very simple color choices, too.

These speakers will be available for pre-order soon but only through the Sonos site. You’ll  [Read More…]