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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

Buy two Amazon Echo Dots for £59.99, saving £40
Buy two Amazon Echo Dots for £59.99, saving £40 By Rik Henderson

Looking for a great deal on two of the latest Amazon Echo Dot, with a £40 saving? 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

You can get an Audible subscription with 50 per cent off for 3 months this January
You can get an Audible subscription with 50 per cent off for 3 months this January 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 January 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

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

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 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 - with 30% off 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

Amazon plans to open Amazon Go store in London's West End
Amazon plans to open Amazon Go store in London's West End By Rik Henderson

Amazon has allegedly settled on a location in London's Oxford Circus for its first Amazon Go store outside the US. Read more

Alexa will soon answer your questions with information provided by other users
Alexa will soon answer your questions with information provided by other users By Maggie Tillman

Congratulations, you’re the newest source Alexa will be using in order to answer questions. Read more

Amazon and Google AirPods coming 2019, both said to rival Apple
Amazon and Google AirPods coming 2019, both said to rival Apple By Rik Henderson

Amazon and Google will have their own versions of AirPods next year, according to renowned industry analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Read more

Amazon update adds Alexa Drop Ins and Announcements to Fire HD 8 and HD 10 tablets
Amazon update adds Alexa Drop Ins and Announcements to Fire HD 8 and HD 10 tablets By Rik Henderson

Amazon has pushed an update to Fire HD 8 and Fire HD 10 tablets that adds Drop Ins and Announcements when in Show Mode. Read more

Use Alexa to help shed some pounds, The Body Coach Joe Wicks gets own skill
Use Alexa to help shed some pounds, The Body Coach Joe Wicks gets own skill By Rik Henderson

The Body Coach Joe Wicks now has his own Alexa skill to help you get trim through an Echo or other Alexa-enabled device. Read more

Big Mouth Billy Bass is now a $40 Alexa-enabled device
Big Mouth Billy Bass is now a $40 Alexa-enabled device By Maggie Tillman

This Alexa-enabled Big Mouth Billy Bass comes directly from Gemmy Industries, the company that makes the original Big Mouth Billy Bass. 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

Can I get Amazon Prime Now one-hour deliveries in my area?
Can I get Amazon Prime Now one-hour deliveries in my area? By Rik Henderson

As well a whole host of other benefits, Amazon Prime members can order deliveries to arrive the same day. Here's how it works. Read more

Amazon (RED) Echo returns for Black Friday and is on sale for just $69
Amazon (RED) Echo returns for Black Friday and is on sale for just $69 By Maggie Tillman

The (RED) Echo is back! And it's on sale for Black Friday exclusively at Amazon. Read more

New Amazon Echo Plus vs old Echo Plus: What's the difference?
New Amazon Echo Plus vs old Echo Plus: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Comparison between the new Echo Plus and the old Echo Plus. What is the difference between the 2018 and 2017 models and which should you buy? Read more

Alexa now enables you to create your own skills in the UK
Alexa now enables you to create your own skills in the UK By Dan Grabham

Amazon has launched Alexa Skill Blueprints in the UK, enabling you to create and customise your own Alexa skills. No coding is required. Read more

How to create custom Amazon Alexa skills without any coding knowledge
How to create custom Amazon Alexa skills without any coding knowledge By Maggie Tillman

Amazon has opened up its Alexa platform so that anyone - and we mean absolutely anyone - can create a custom Alexa skill. Read more

Amazon Show Mode Charging Dock comes to UK for Fire HD 8 and 10
Amazon Show Mode Charging Dock comes to UK for Fire HD 8 and 10 By Maggie Tillman

Amazon has announced you can now buy its Show Mode Charging Dock as a standalone device (or as a bundle) in the UK. Read more

Amazon Fire HD 8 review: Hitting that 8-inch sweet spot
4.5 stars Amazon Fire HD 8 review: Hitting that 8-inch sweet spot By Chris Hall

Whether you're a globetrotter or a looking for an travel tablet or something to entertain your child with loads of controls, the Fire HD 8 is great value Read more

Amazon Day: How to pick which day your Amazon packages get delivered
Amazon Day: How to pick which day your Amazon packages get delivered By Maggie Tillman

The invite-only feature lets members pick a specific day of the week for their Amazon shipments to arrive. Read more

Amazon Alexa Easter Eggs: Your complete guide to funny Alexa commands
Amazon Alexa Easter Eggs: Your complete guide to funny Alexa commands By Maggie Tillman

Alexa, Amazon's virtual assistant, has an answer for just about everything. And, at the same time, she's loaded with hilarious responses for all sorts Read more

Amazon's next challenge is refining the Alexa software experience
Amazon's next challenge is refining the Alexa software experience By Chris Hall

The Amazon Echo is great, but there are some software cracks starting to appear 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

Online retailer Amazon is pushing the Echo and Echo Dot hard in a bid to dominate the connected home market before too many players - like Google - can Read more

How to turn on and use Whisper Mode on your Alexa device
How to turn on and use Whisper Mode on your Alexa device By Maggie Tillman

We suspect the feature will come in handy for parents who want to use Alexa without waking a sleeping partner or baby in the evening. Read more