Latest Amazon gadget news

Early Prime Day deal: This Instant Pot model is 50% off on Amazon right now
Early Prime Day deal: This Instant Pot model is 50% off on Amazon right now By Maggie Tillman

With Prime Day around the corner, you'd think most companies on the site would be holding off on offering any sales at the moment. Think again.... Read more

Tesco set to launch Amazon Go-style cashierless stores
Tesco set to launch Amazon Go-style cashierless stores By Dan Grabham

There's no doubt that Amazon Go has been a successful experiment - but now other major global retailers are jumping on the bandwagon and planning for... Read more

Amazon Prime Day 2019 date leak - here's when Prime Day is on in July
Amazon Prime Day 2019 date leak - here's when Prime Day is on in July By Dan Grabham

The Amazon Prime Day date has leaked - deals are set to start from Monday 15 July 2019.... Read more

Amazon is making a wearable that allows Alexa to read your emotions
Amazon is making a wearable that allows Alexa to read your emotions By Maggie Tillman

The unique thing about this wearable is that it'll be able to read human emotions, so it's a health and wellness gadget of sorts.... Read more

You can now collect Amazon parcels from Next stores in the UK
You can now collect Amazon parcels from Next stores in the UK By Britta O'Boyle

Amazon has partnered with retail store Next to offer a click and collect counter service, called Amazon Counter.The Counter click and collect service will... Read more

How Walmart's first AI-powered smart store compares to Amazon Go
How Walmart's first AI-powered smart store compares to Amazon Go By Maggie Tillman

Walmart has been slowly developing its own Amazon Go-like technology for its stores, and we're beginning to see the first of those efforts.... Read more

Best Amazon UK Spring Sale deals: Save £200 on a Philips 43-inch 4K Android TV w/ HDR Plus
Best Amazon UK Spring Sale deals: Save £200 on a Philips 43-inch 4K Android TV w/ HDR Plus By Dan Grabham

Amazon is having another sale! This time it's called the Amazon UK Spring Sale and it goes on until the end of 15 April.... Read more

Amazon Go will soon accept cash due to 'discrimination and elitism' concerns
Amazon Go will soon accept cash due to 'discrimination and elitism' concerns By Maggie Tillman

Amazon Go stores, which are well-known for its cashless transactions, are about to add cash back into the mix.... Read more

Amazon wants to launch over 3,000 internet-beaming satellites into orbit
Amazon wants to launch over 3,000 internet-beaming satellites into orbit By Maggie Tillman

Amazon is known for entering industries and totally disrupting them. And it looks Amazon's next target is the internet.... Read more

Is this more proof that Amazon wants to build an Alexa home robot?
Is this more proof that Amazon wants to build an Alexa home robot? By Maggie Tillman

Imagine an Alexa-powered robot that roams around your house, cleaning your rugs and washing the dishes. That's the dream, right?... Read more

Amazon's cheap Kindle is now available with an adjustable front light
Amazon's cheap Kindle is now available with an adjustable front light By Chris Hall

Amazon's Kindle family breaks down into three major segments - the cheap Kindle, the Paperwhite and the luxury Oasis. The entry-level £69.99 model has... 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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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

21 of the best gadgets and gizmos to appear on Amazon Launchpad
21 of the best gadgets and gizmos to appear on Amazon Launchpad By Adrian Willings

Amazon helps support startups and small businesses by showcasing some of the best products on the site for people to buy. See the best here.... Read more

Amazon might open 3,000 Amazon Go cashier-less stores by 2021
Amazon might open 3,000 Amazon Go cashier-less stores by 2021 By Maggie Tillman

That's an insane expansion and an aggressive move into physical retail.... Read more

Amazon's next big Prime perk? Real full-size Christmas trees
Amazon's next big Prime perk? Real full-size Christmas trees By Maggie Tillman

Amazon plans to sell and ship 7-foot-tall Christmas trees to customers this holiday season. Some will even be eligible for Prime free shipping.... Read more

Your TV remote will soon be able to order its own batteries
Your TV remote will soon be able to order its own batteries By Dan Grabham

These smart appliances will be able to order their own consumables...... Read more

Amazon is hosting a free intimate Take That concert in London to celebrate Prime Day
Amazon is hosting a free intimate Take That concert in London to celebrate Prime Day By Chris Hall

Amazon is celebrating Prime Day with an exclusive Take That concert in London and a range of other events. The tickets are free, but very limited.... Read more

Amazon is talking to AARP about making products for the elderly
Amazon is talking to AARP about making products for the elderly By Elyse Betters

The latest technology isn’t always easy to use for people of a certain age.If that line sounds familiar it's because it comes from a year-old Saturday... Read more

Amazon Kindle and original Kindle Oasis now offer Audible support with update
Amazon Kindle and original Kindle Oasis now offer Audible support with update By Chris Hall

When Amazon launched the updated version of the Kindle Oasis in October 2017, one of the headline features was support for Audible, meaning you can switch... Read more

This Alexa-enabled mirror lets you control your bathroom by voice
This Alexa-enabled mirror lets you control your bathroom by voice By Elyse Betters

Kohler, a popular maker of bathroom and kitchen fixtures, has introduced a new smart home line that includes an Alexa-enabled mirror.Now, the interesting... Read more

Now Walmart is planning its own Amazon Go-like cashierless store
Now Walmart is planning its own Amazon Go-like cashierless store By Elyse Betters

Walmart is trying to compete with Amazon by working on its own Amazon Go-like store, though it's still in the early stages of doing so.According to Recode, Walmart... Read more

Amazon's redesigned Kindle Oasis is larger, smarter and waterproof
Amazon's redesigned Kindle Oasis is larger, smarter and waterproof By Chris Hall

Amazon has announced a new version of the Kindle Oasis as it looks to make this flagship reader the most accomplished Kindle so far. Amazon launched the Kindle... Read more