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Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 Deals

Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 Deals

Amazon’s 36-hour Prime Day sale kicks off in just a few hours from now. Amazon is billing this Prime Day as its biggest ever and promises to offer hefty discounts on a variety of products, including 4K TVs, Amazon’s series of Echo products, cameras, other electronic items.

Amazon’s Show Mode Charging Dock Turns Fire Tablets into Echo Shows

Amazon’s Show Mode Charging Dock Turns Fire Tablets into Echo Shows

Amazon is already ahead of Google and Apple in the home assistant race with its Echo set of speakers. Today though, it is making Alexa even more accessible by essentially converting all its Fire Tablets into an Echo Show. 

Amazon Unveils the ‘Fire TV Cube’ With Support for HDMI CEC, 4K HDR, Alexa, and More

Amazon Unveils the ‘Fire TV Cube’ With Support for HDMI CEC, 4K HDR, Alexa, and More

If you have been in the market for a new set-top box, and you haven’t been leaning towards the new Apple TV 4K, Amazon might have an option for you.

Amazon’s Alexa Recorded a Family’s Conversation and Sent it to a Contact [Update: Amazon Explains!]

Amazon’s Alexa Recorded a Family’s Conversation and Sent it to a Contact [Update: Amazon Explains!]

Smart speakers are a pretty common element in a lot of homes now, with a lot of trust being put into these connected devices.

Apple Reportedly ‘Losing Ground’ to Amazon With New Smart Home Builders

Apple Reportedly ‘Losing Ground’ to Amazon With New Smart Home Builders

As homes get smarter, builders are working to integrate those features right out of the gate in new homes, so owners don’t have to add so many features down the road.

Amazon Recalls 260,000 Units of AmazonBasics Power Banks Due to Fire and Chemical Burn Risk

Amazon Recalls 260,000 Units of AmazonBasics Power Banks Due to Fire and Chemical Burn Risk

You will find plenty of power banks on Amazon for cheap albeit mostly from lesser known brands. That’s why most people end up buying the AmazonBasics power bank. These power banks are made and sold directly by Amazon thereby instilling a level of confidence in them.

Amazon’s Alexa is Randomly Laughing at People

Amazon’s Alexa is Randomly Laughing at People

Digital personal assistants are meant to help us in any way they can, which usually means offering up some quick information in the familiar voice.

Facebook May Launch an Amazon Echo Show Competitor Called Portal for $499

Facebook May Launch an Amazon Echo Show Competitor Called Portal for $499

Smart speakers are all the rage these days, along with the digital personal assistants on board. Even Apple is jumping on the bandwagon with the upcoming HomePod. And now Facebook wants in on the fun, too.

Anker Shows off Bluetooth Car Charger with Alexa on Board

Anker Shows off Bluetooth Car Charger with Alexa on Board

Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant is quickly expanding into various facets of our lives. Anker has just shown off a Bluetooth operated car charger, known as the Roav Viva, which comes with Alexa on board. This effectively converts any car with Bluetooth 4.0 A2DP into a smart car with support for Alexa voice commands. You can ask Alexa about the weather, directions, or even play your favorite tunes from streaming services.

Amazon Will Begin Selling the Apple TV Again

Amazon Will Begin Selling the Apple TV Again

While Amazon’s sole purpose is to sell things to people, sometimes it just feels like it’s necessary not to sell some things.