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Get 4 months of Amazon Music Unlimited for $0.99 or 99p
Get 4 months of Amazon Music Unlimited for $0.99 or 99p By Dan Grabham

Amazon is offering a big discount on its Amazon Music Unlimited streaming service enabling you to get four months of music for $0.99 or 99p Read more

Get Amazon Fire for Kids Unlimited for less during November
Get Amazon Fire for Kids Unlimited for less during November By Dan Grabham

Kids love watching videos.And giving them a tablet to use, especially when travelling, can be a real lifesaver. Read more

Doubling up on Alexa: How to use multiple Amazon Echo and Dots
Doubling up on Alexa: How to use multiple Amazon Echo and Dots By Adrian Willings

Updated All the features and functions that come with having more than one Echo Read more

All-new Amazon grocery store might open in LA soon
All-new Amazon grocery store might open in LA soon By Maggie Tillman

Amazon plans to open a grocery store in Los Angeles - and it won't be a Whole Foods-branded store, according to a new report. Read more

How to create an Alexa Home Theatre system with your Echo and Fire TV
How to create an Alexa Home Theatre system with your Echo and Fire TV By Maggie Tillman

Amazon lets you sync up Echo speakers so that they can play tunes in unison, and it lets you use an Echo speaker to control a Fire TV. Now, you can link up an Echo speaker and a Fire TV for simultaneous wireless audio output - aka to achieve a home theatre experience. Read more

Amazon has another sale starting today, this time highlighting 'Hidden Gems'
Amazon has another sale starting today, this time highlighting 'Hidden Gems' By Dan Grabham

Amazon UK has another sale on ahead of its Black Friday extravaganza - and it starts today!Called the Hidden Gems sale, there'll be five days of deals Read more

Amazon pre-Black Friday 2019 US sale revealed: Early deals on Amazon devices
Amazon pre-Black Friday 2019 US sale revealed: Early deals on Amazon devices By Maggie Tillman

These deals begin 22 November and will last through to Black Friday and Cyber Monday - at which point, several more deals will likely be announced. But this is a start, so if you want to save money on Amazon devices like Kindles, Fire tablets, and Echos, here you go. Read more

What is Alexa and what can Amazon Echo do?
What is Alexa and what can Amazon Echo do? By Britta O'Boyle

Updated The Amazon Echo is one of a range of hands-free speakers and devices from Amazon that can be controlled with your voice. The voice-controlled "personal Read more

Amazon might turn Echo Buds into a fitness tracker with upcoming update
Amazon might turn Echo Buds into a fitness tracker with upcoming update By Maggie Tillman

A new report has described an upcoming Alexa feature that suggests the Echo Buds can track workouts. Read more

Amazon Echo vs Plus vs Studio vs Dot vs Show vs Spot: What's the difference?
Amazon Echo vs Plus vs Studio vs Dot vs Show vs Spot: What's the difference? By Maggie Tillman

Updated Amazon has a range of Echo devices, but we'll guide you through them on so you can decide which is the the best Echo Read more

Amazon announces Black Friday 2019 deals event
Amazon announces Black Friday 2019 deals event By Dan Grabham

Amazon has confirmed dates for its upcoming Black Friday Sale: the deals will start rolling in on 22 November Read more

Free Twitch Prime games for November 2019: Free PC games for subscribers
Free Twitch Prime games for November 2019: Free PC games for subscribers By Adrian Willings

Updated The Amazon-owned Twitch has been running a paid membership tier for a while now, that membership includes free games every month. We've got the list. Read more

Amazon Alexa looks to benefit from our growing urge to reduce screen time
Amazon Alexa looks to benefit from our growing urge to reduce screen time By Stuart Miles

Hopes move will allow Alexa to become the de facto personal voice assistant and win out against Google Assistant and Apple's Siri. Read more

Eero's new mesh Wi-Fi packs are now available in the UK
Eero's new mesh Wi-Fi packs are now available in the UK By Dan Grabham

Eero’s mesh WiFi systems, including eero and eero Pro, are now available in the UK for the first time since Eero's acquisition by Amazon. The Eero Read more

Amazon Echo Show tips and tricks: Master Alexa on a touchscreen
Amazon Echo Show tips and tricks: Master Alexa on a touchscreen By Maggie Tillman

Amazon's Echo Show series have touchscreens - it's a whole new way to use Alexa. Read more

Get an Amazon Echo Dot for just 99 cents with a Music Unlimited Plan
Get an Amazon Echo Dot for just 99 cents with a Music Unlimited Plan By Rik Henderson

You can get an Amazon Echo Dot for just 99 cents if you sign up to an Amazon Music Unlimited plan today. Read more

What is Amazon News, which channels are included, and how does it work?
What is Amazon News, which channels are included, and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Amazon has debuted a new app, specifically for Fire TV users. Called the News app, Amazon described it as a "reimagined news experience". It basically serves up news content from multiple providers, but it is completely free to use and is fully customisable. Here's how the service works and when it'll be available to watch. Read more

Amazon: the constraints to lossless music streaming have gone
Amazon: the constraints to lossless music streaming have gone By Dan Grabham

“All the constraints that led us to have music in [a compressed] format are gone”. That’s according to Paul Firth, head of Amazon Music Europe.Firth Read more

How to watch Amazon Prime Video on TV: Your complete guide
How to watch Amazon Prime Video on TV: Your complete guide By Rik Henderson

Amazon's video streaming service has masses of content - but how do you get it onto your TV? Read more

Pre-order the Pixel 4 and get a $100 Amazon gift card or a free Chromebook
Pre-order the Pixel 4 and get a $100 Amazon gift card or a free Chromebook By Maggie Tillman

Google recently introduced the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL, and we've already spotted two pre-order deals that are hard to ignore. The best part is one is available in the US, while the other is in the UK, so Pocket-lint readers on both sides of the pond will be able to save. Read more

Amazon StyleSnap tool uses AI to find similar clothing in photos
Amazon StyleSnap tool uses AI to find similar clothing in photos By Maggie Tillman

Amazon is constantly coming up with new - sometimes odd, sometimes innovative - ways to get you to buy stuff on its site. Read more

Amazon Echo (3rd generation) review: Can't touch this
5.0 stars Amazon Echo (3rd generation) review: Can't touch this By Chris Hall

If music is the most important thing for you, then it's hard to ignore the boosted performance of the third-gen Amazon Echo smart speaker. Read more

Amazon Echo Dot with Clock review: Alexa, what's the time?
5.0 stars Amazon Echo Dot with Clock review: Alexa, what's the time? By Chris Hall

The new Echo Dot with Clock is a neat idea that's ideal for the bedroom as an alternative to a traditional alarm clock. Read more

Hola, Alexa: You can now switch between languages when using Alexa
Hola, Alexa: You can now switch between languages when using Alexa By Maggie Tillman

Amazon recently announced a multilingual mode for its Alexa devices in the US, Canada, and India. Now, that feature is rolling out. Read more

What is Amazon Alexa calling and messaging and how does it work?
What is Amazon Alexa calling and messaging and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Not only can you place a call using the feature, but you can also leave a voice message or send a text-based message. Read more

Amazon Fire 7 vs Fire HD 8 vs Fire HD 10: Which Fire tablet should you buy?
Amazon Fire 7 vs Fire HD 8 vs Fire HD 10: Which Fire tablet should you buy? By Chris Hall

Amazon's Fire tablet continues to offer a popular alternative to the iPad, but which Amazon Fire tablet is right for you? We've compared them for you Read more

There's now an Amazon Kindle specifically designed for kids
There's now an Amazon Kindle specifically designed for kids By Dan Grabham

Amazon has announced a new version of the Kindle specifically aimed at kids.The Kindle Kids Edition follows on from the popular Fire Tablet Kids Editions. Read more

Amazon has a new version of the Fire HD 10 that's faster and will last longer
Amazon has a new version of the Fire HD 10 that's faster and will last longer By Dan Grabham

Amazon has introduced a new version of the Fire HD 10 tablet - it's got a few enhancements but aesthetically it's the same device (although there's a new Read more

Amazon Kindle Unlimited: Everything you need to know about the Spotify for books
Amazon Kindle Unlimited: Everything you need to know about the Spotify for books By Maggie Tillman

Here is everything you need to know about Amazon's Kindle Unlimited service, including how much it costs and what kind of books are available. Read more

Square: Will consumers have trust and confidence in stores like Amazon Go?
Square: Will consumers have trust and confidence in stores like Amazon Go? By Stuart Miles

Square's head of hardware told us that he questions customers' faith in the shopping experiences Amazon Go and similar ventures present. Read more

Amazon might license its cashier-less Amazon Go tech to Regal cinemas
Amazon might license its cashier-less Amazon Go tech to Regal cinemas By Maggie Tillman

Amazon Go stores have been expanding over the past couple years, including mini locations randomly popping up inside other stores. Now, it looks the cashierless technology itself will be getting rolled out to stores operated by other retailers. Read more

What are Amazon Day One Edition devices and when can you try them?
What are Amazon Day One Edition devices and when can you try them? By Maggie Tillman

Amazon already has a couple so-called Day One Edition devices in testing. Here's everything you need to know about them, including when you can try them yourself. Read more

What is Amazon Sidewalk, which devices use it, and how does it work?
What is Amazon Sidewalk, which devices use it, and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Amazon recently unveiled a slew of devices at its now-annual autumn hardware event, but buried among those product launches was a new technology protocol that the company briefly mentioned. Called Sidewalk, it's designed to connect smart devices in and around your house. Read more

Amazon Echo Show 8 initial review: The middle child
Amazon Echo Show 8 initial review: The middle child By Dan Grabham

At a significantly cheaper price than the larger Echo Show, the Show 8 has most of its appealing features and is also a significant step up from Echo Read more

Jeff Bezos appears at Amazon launch - hails Echo Studio's prowess, says we need facial recognition regulation
Jeff Bezos appears at Amazon launch - hails Echo Studio's prowess, says we need facial recognition regulation By Dan Grabham

Amazon chief Jeff Bezos got up on stage during the aftermath of Amazon's lengthy product launch today to hail the work of Amazon's team in developing the new Echo Studio. Read more

Amazon Echo Flex initial review: It's Alexa...on a plug
Amazon Echo Flex initial review: It's Alexa...on a plug By Dan Grabham

Although Echo Flex is an interesting device with useful add-ons, it will probably confuse consumers as to whether they should buy one. Read more

Amazon Fetch is a new pet tracker with geofencing capabilities
Amazon Fetch is a new pet tracker with geofencing capabilities By Maggie Tillman

The device itself is pretty simple; just attach it to your dog's collar and then set up a geofence around your yard. If your furry friend tries to make a break for it, you'll get a notification to go track them down. The low-bandwidth protocol behind Fetch is perhaps more interesting. Read more

Amazon event 2019: Echo Studio, Echo Buds, Echo Flex, Echo Glow, Day 1 Editions, and more
Amazon event 2019: Echo Studio, Echo Buds, Echo Flex, Echo Glow, Day 1 Editions, and more By Stuart Miles

Here is everything the company announced in one handy place Read more

Amazon Echo Buds initial review: The competition is tough
Amazon Echo Buds initial review: The competition is tough By Dan Grabham

Echo Buds offer Alexa and noise reduction for a great price point. We've some reservations over design and audio quality while Alexa didn't work Read more

Amazon Echo Studio initial review: Taking the fight to Apple and Sonos
Amazon Echo Studio initial review: Taking the fight to Apple and Sonos By Dan Grabham

Almost unbelievably priced, the Echo Studio is probably the most important Echo that Amazon has yet released. Read more

Amazon's new Alexa Smart Oven also works as an air fryer and microwave
Amazon's new Alexa Smart Oven also works as an air fryer and microwave By Maggie Tillman

Amazon is one-upping its own Alexa-enabled microwave from last year, by introducing a smart oven that doubles as a microwave. It even works as an air fryer. Read more

Amazon shows off Echo Loop smart ring and Echo Frames smart glasses
Amazon shows off Echo Loop smart ring and Echo Frames smart glasses By Maggie Tillman

Amazon is adding smart glasses and smart rings to its ever-growing list of Echo-branded devices. Read more

Echo Buds are Amazon's AirPods, but with Bose noise reduction technology
Echo Buds are Amazon's AirPods, but with Bose noise reduction technology By Rik Henderson

As previously rumoured, Amazon has announced its own true wireless earbuds to rival Apple's AirPods. Read more

Amazon's new Echo Flex is a speaker wall plug with Alexa, pre-order now
Amazon's new Echo Flex is a speaker wall plug with Alexa, pre-order now By Maggie Tillman

Amazon has announced an Alexa-equipped wall plug, called Echo Flex, and it's available for pre-order in different versions for both the US and the UK. Read more

Amazon announces its first Eero mesh network system
Amazon announces its first Eero mesh network system By Rik Henderson

Amazon has announced the first mesh network Wi-Fi system to be released after its acquisition of specialist brand Eero. Read more

Amazon Echo Glow is a smart light for kids, to fill rooms with colour
Amazon Echo Glow is a smart light for kids, to fill rooms with colour By Chris Hall

Amazon loves to add to the Echo ecosystem and has released a number of devices for kids in the past. The Amazon Echo Glow is exactly that - a smart light Read more

Amazon's new Echo Show 8 brings an 8-inch HD screen, pre-order now
Amazon's new Echo Show 8 brings an 8-inch HD screen, pre-order now By Maggie Tillman

Amazon has announced a new version of the Echo Show called Echo Show 8. It follows the Echo Show 5 from last year. Read more

New Amazon Echo gets boosted sound and design from the Echo Plus
New Amazon Echo gets boosted sound and design from the Echo Plus By Chris Hall

Amazon has announced a new version of its popular Echo speaker moving to the third generation and shifting the design to look more like the 2018 Echo Plus.The Read more

Amazon Echo Studio promises higher quality sound for $199
Amazon Echo Studio promises higher quality sound for $199 By Britta O'Boyle

Amazon has announced a number of new Echo devices at its September event, including the Echo Studio, an all-new Echo, an Echo Dot with a clock and an Read more

Alexa will now let you auto-delete your recordings, also detects when you're frustrated with her
Alexa will now let you auto-delete your recordings, also detects when you're frustrated with her By Dan Grabham

You can now choose to auto-delete your Alexa recordings after 3 or 18 months. Amazon is announcing a bunch of stuff at its devices and services event Read more