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Walmart might go after Amazon Fire tablets with its own cheap Android slate
Walmart might go after Amazon Fire tablets with its own cheap Android slate By Maggie Tillman

If Walmart has a better Android build (unlikely) or uses stock Android in its tablet, it could actually steal some of the Fire tablet consumer base. Read more

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

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

Last day to save 43% on Amazon Echo Input, plus other discounts on Echo, Spot and Show
Last day to save 43% on Amazon Echo Input, plus other discounts on Echo, Spot and Show By Rik Henderson

Looking for a great deal on an Amazon Echo Input, Echo 2nd gen, Spot and Echo show - then we have savings for you today, only Read more

Amazon is shutting down its pop-ups but still has grand physical store plans
Amazon is shutting down its pop-ups but still has grand physical store plans By Maggie Tillman

Amazon is significantly switching up its physical retail strategy, at least in the US. Read more

How to turn on Alexa's Song ID feature so you'll always know what song is playing
How to turn on Alexa's Song ID feature so you'll always know what song is playing By Maggie Tillman

Once you’ve enabled it, Alexa will announce the artist and name of every song before it plays. Read more

Twitch Prime free PC games list for March 2019
Twitch Prime free PC games list for March 2019 By Adrian Willings

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 might open grocery store chain separate from Whole Foods in 2019
Amazon might open grocery store chain separate from Whole Foods in 2019 By Maggie Tillman

It shouldn't come as a surprise anymore to learn Amazon is moving into new territory and attempting to disrupt another industry or rival. Read more

Amazon stops selling physical Dash buttons because of Alexa shopping and auto-ordering
Amazon stops selling physical Dash buttons because of Alexa shopping and auto-ordering By Dan Grabham

Amazon has stopped sales of its physical Dash buttons, saying that the convenience of them has largely been replaced by new ways to shop. Read more

Amazon fulfilment centre tour could be best geek birthday gift ever
Amazon fulfilment centre tour could be best geek birthday gift ever By Stuart Miles

Amazon is offering more tours of its fulfilment centres across the UK - opening them for people to see what happens after they click on "buy now". Read more

You can get an Audible subscription with 50 per cent off for 3 months this February
You can get an Audible subscription with 50 per cent off for 3 months this February By Dan Grabham

We all know reading is important, but finding the time to curl up with a good book can be a challenge. Fortunately, you can still get through your reading this February Read more

What is Amazon Go, where is it, and how does it work?
What is Amazon Go, where is it, and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Amazon has opened its second Amazon Go store in Seattle. This opening is part of Amazon’s gradual rollout that includes other US cities. Read more

Amazon one step closer to opening Amazon Go store in UK
Amazon one step closer to opening Amazon Go store in UK By Rik Henderson

Amazon has reportedly secured at least one retail site in London for an Amazon Go cashier-less store. Read more

Alexa Skill Blueprints: How to easily create and publish custom Alexa skills
Alexa Skill Blueprints: How to easily create and publish custom Alexa skills By Maggie Tillman

Thanks to the Alexa Skill Blueprints initiative, you can make and publish your own custom skills - and you don't need to be an app developer to do so. Read more

Alexa is always listening: How to delete your Alexa voice recordings
Alexa is always listening: How to delete your Alexa voice recordings By Chris Hall

If you're worried about your privacy or want to remove a recorded conversation, we have all the details Read more

Amazon is acquiring mesh Wi-Fi router company Eero
Amazon is acquiring mesh Wi-Fi router company Eero By Maggie Tillman

Amazon is buying Eero, a company well-known for its home routers and mesh Wi-Fi systems ideal for smart home setups. Read more

Amazon quietly launches Live, a QVC-like home shopping channel
Amazon quietly launches Live, a QVC-like home shopping channel By Maggie Tillman

Amazon has launched a new section of its site. It appears to be a home shopping channel of sorts, reminiscent of QVC or HSN. Read more

Amazon Fire tablet deals are go: Get 30% off a Fire 7, Fire HD 8 and HD 10 bargains too
Amazon Fire tablet deals are go: Get 30% off a Fire 7, Fire HD 8 and HD 10 bargains too By Rik Henderson

Amazon is offering incredible deals on Fire tablets in the Valentine's day sales. You can get big discounts on Fire 7, Fire HD 8 and Fire HD 10 tablets, plus Kids Editions. 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

Amazon's Alexa-enabled microwave is 30% off right now
Amazon's Alexa-enabled microwave is 30% off right now By Maggie Tillman

Last summer, Amazon announced dozens of new Alexa-enabled devices, including a microwave. Now, that smart appliance is $18 off. Read more

Classic Choose Your Own Adventure books return as free Alexa games
Classic Choose Your Own Adventure books return as free Alexa games By Rik Henderson

Two Choose Your Own Adventure books have been given a new lease of life thanks to Amazon and its Audible service and Alexa-enabled devices. Read more

Best Alexa speakers: Top Amazon Echo alternatives
Best Alexa speakers: Top Amazon Echo alternatives By Britta O'Boyle

Numerous third party speakers have embraced Amazon's capable Alexa assistant alongside the Echo devices. Here are the best Amazon Echo alternatives. Read more

Amazon joining the Zigbee Alliance is a huge statement of future intent
Amazon joining the Zigbee Alliance is a huge statement of future intent By Chris Hall

The Zigbee Alliance has announced that it has a new board member - and it's one of the biggest players in the smart home.Amazon now takes its seat on the Read more

Meet Scout, Amazon's new mail bot for last-mile deliveries
Meet Scout, Amazon's new mail bot for last-mile deliveries By Maggie Tillman

It is currently in testing, with just six devices now being used in a single neighborhood in Snohomish County, Washington. Read more

Amazon brings its new Alexa voice remote to the original Fire TV Stick
Amazon brings its new Alexa voice remote to the original Fire TV Stick By Dan Grabham

Amazon has a little update for the original Fire TV Stick - it's bundling the new Fire TV Alexa Voice remote with the original stick from now on.The new Read more

Amazon's new Alexa Voice Remote with power and volume controls is 50% off
Amazon's new Alexa Voice Remote with power and volume controls is 50% off By Maggie Tillman

Amazon is also selling a new Fire Stick and Alexa Voice Control bundle for only $39. Read more

How does IMDb Freedive work and which movies does it offer?
How does IMDb Freedive work and which movies does it offer? By Maggie Tillman

Amazon-owned IMDb has launched a video streaming service that's free to use. It's called IMDb Freedive. Read more

Amazon job listings suggest it's making a cloud gaming service
Amazon job listings suggest it's making a cloud gaming service By Maggie Tillman

Amazon may be uniquely suited for to success in cloud gaming because of its already-existing server infrastructure. Read more

iOttie's new phone mount with dual mics brings Alexa to just about any car
iOttie's new phone mount with dual mics brings Alexa to just about any car By Maggie Tillman

iOttie has announced a new device at CES 2019 that allows you to bring Alexa with you on road trips. Read more

Here and Alexa partnership to boost in-car voice navigation, connect your car to your Echo
Here and Alexa partnership to boost in-car voice navigation, connect your car to your Echo By Chris Hall

Here has a new in-car navigation solution that will use Alexa voice controls, while also providing mapping and location information to Alexa out of the car Read more

What is Amazon Show Mode and what can you do with it?
What is Amazon Show Mode and what can you do with it? By Chris Hall

Amazon has a wide range of devices and services, spanning tablets from the Fire range and smart devices from the Echo family.Alexa has been bridging these Read more

Amazon's new Showroom tool lets you mix and match furniture in a virtual room
Amazon's new Showroom tool lets you mix and match furniture in a virtual room By Maggie Tillman

Want to see how a couch on Amazon might look next to a table or lamp you also like on the site? Just bring up Showroom and put them together. Read more

Best January sales deals 2019: Top offers from Amazon, Currys PC World, John Lewis, Argos and more
Best January sales deals 2019: Top offers from Amazon, Currys PC World, John Lewis, Argos and more By Rob Kerr

Just as the Christmas buying frenzy comes to a close, it's time for more great deals in the Boxing Day and January sales. Read more

How to stop someone else buying stuff with your Amazon Echo and Alexa
How to stop someone else buying stuff with your Amazon Echo and Alexa By Chris Hall

You've long been able to ask Alexa to buy you things from Amazon. But how do you stop accidental ordering on your Amazon Echo with Alexa? Read more

How to set-up an Amazon Echo for a child
How to set-up an Amazon Echo for a child By Chris Hall

Alexa has made quite an impact on our homes and from the off, children have found it really easy - and fun - to engage with Amazon's digital assistant. With Read more

Boom-ing deal! UE Boom 2 for £59.99 in the Amazon Boxing Day Sales, with an Echo Input for £14.99
Boom-ing deal! UE Boom 2 for £59.99 in the Amazon Boxing Day Sales, with an Echo Input for £14.99 By Adrian Willings

Amazon's Boxing Day sales are well underway, with a multitude of tech bargains to be had. One such deal that we feel can't be missed is an Ultimate Ears Read more

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K review: Superbly-priced 4K HDR streamer
4.5 stars Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K review: Superbly-priced 4K HDR streamer By Dan Grabham

The value of the Fire Stick 4K can’t be questioned, but you do need to be a fully paid-up member of Amazon's ecosystem for it to be worthwhile. Read more

The Amazon Echo Show now gets you step-by-step recipes from BBC Good Food
The Amazon Echo Show now gets you step-by-step recipes from BBC Good Food By Dan Grabham

Anyone who owns an Amazon Echo Show knows that it's perfect for the kitchen and now Amazon has introduced step-by-step recipes to the UK. Read more

32 fun things to ask Alexa this Christmas
32 fun things to ask Alexa this Christmas By Rik Henderson

Considering the amazing bargains on Amazon Echo devices recently, you may well have treated yourself or a loved one to an Echo, Echo Plus or another Alexa-enabled Read more

Amazon UK now enables you to gift Kindle books - the ideal last-minute present
Amazon UK now enables you to gift Kindle books - the ideal last-minute present By Dan Grabham

Amazon UK has announced that you can now gift someone a Kindle book, and that you don't even have to worry if that person has a Kindle or not. Read more

Amazon Fire TV tips and tricks: How to get the most from your Fire TV Stick
Amazon Fire TV tips and tricks: How to get the most from your Fire TV Stick By Rik Henderson

Amazon's Fire TV Sticks are cheap and cheerful ways to access streaming apps on any TV, even in 4K. Here's a few tips on using them at their best. Read more

How to get started with Amazon Echo and Alexa
How to get started with Amazon Echo and Alexa By Adrian Willings

Your Amazon Echo has just arrived and you might have glanced at the quick-start guide, but beyond the basic setup, what are the first things to do? Read more

Get 3 months of paid Amazon Prime Video channels for free
Get 3 months of paid Amazon Prime Video channels for free By Rik Henderson

Amazon is offering some great freebies for Prime Video members Read more

This Amazon Music Unlimited deal is still on: Three months for 99p
This Amazon Music Unlimited deal is still on: Three months for 99p By Dan Grabham

Amazon is still offering a big discount on its Amazon Music Unlimited streaming service enabling you to get three months of music for 99p. Read more

Big Mouth Billy Bass creator launches hilarious Alexa-enabled twerking bears
Big Mouth Billy Bass creator launches hilarious Alexa-enabled twerking bears By Maggie Tillman

The Alexa-fication of everything you can imagine continues, with the announcement of some fun (even holiday-themed) stuffed animals. Read more

Anki's cool Vector robot is getting Amazon Alexa integration soon
Anki's cool Vector robot is getting Amazon Alexa integration soon By Dan Grabham

Anki's super-dinky home robot is getting Amazon Alexa integration thanks to a new software update landing next week. Vector features voice control anyway Read more

Amazon's Echo Input is available now, bringing Alexa to any speaker
Amazon's Echo Input is available now, bringing Alexa to any speaker By Rik Henderson

Echo Input adds Alexa to any speaker you have around the house. Read more

Amazon squeezed a mini cashier-less Amazon Go shop into a Macy's store
Amazon squeezed a mini cashier-less Amazon Go shop into a Macy's store By Maggie Tillman

This latest version, which is more compact than the original kind, is being described as a small-format Amazon Go store. It reminds us of a pop-up. Read more

Amazon Fire TV Stick slashed to just $24 and £24
Amazon Fire TV Stick slashed to just $24 and £24 By Rik Henderson

Amazon is cutting prices across its store in time for Christmas and that includes the Fire TV Stick with Alexa remote. Read more

Wow! Amazon Echo Show now has £50 off, Echo Spot now £89
Wow! Amazon Echo Show now has £50 off, Echo Spot now £89 By Rik Henderson

Amazon slashes the price of its own products regularly. And that includes the Echo Show in time for Christmas. Read more

Amazon Music app is now completely hands-free, Alexa wake word works
Amazon Music app is now completely hands-free, Alexa wake word works By Rik Henderson

Amazon has updated the Amazon Music app for iOS and Android to work completely hands-free with Alexa. Read more