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Best Amazon Echo and Alexa Speakers (2020): Which Models Are Best?

Best Amazon Echo and Alexa Speakers (2020): Which Models Are Best?

Here are our favorite speakers from Amazon and its partners, including the Echo Dot, Sonos One, and more.
Sonos sues Google, claims it and Amazon stole its speaker tech

Sonos sues Google, claims it and Amazon stole its speaker tech

Sonos alleges both Google and Amazon have illegally used the company's wireless speaker patents in many of their devices.
Get Alexa in the tiniest nooks with a sale on the Echo Flex smart speaker

Get Alexa in the tiniest nooks with a sale on the Echo Flex smart speaker

TL;DR: Get two of the versatile Echo Flex smart speakers and save $10 at Amazon when you use the coupon code FLEX2PACK at checkout. Even by itself, the Echo Flex is a cheaper alternative to the Echo
All the Ways You Can Use Multiple Smart Speakers Together

All the Ways You Can Use Multiple Smart Speakers Together

With another holiday season over, it’s more likely than ever that you’ve got multiple smart speakers in the same house—Alexa or Google Assistant within shouting range in multiple rooms, just in case
Ask Alexa to Help You Spell Difficult Words

Ask Alexa to Help You Spell Difficult Words

We all have that one word (or thousand) that no matter how hard we try we can’t remember how to spell correctly. If you have an Amazon Alexa device in your home then the virtual assistant can help you
Nobody Listened

Nobody Listened

Despite the privacy concerns, labor strikes, and reports that Amazon is selling literal trash on its platform—in the face of all of the myriad reasons shoppers should have avoided buying through
Best Amazon year-end deals on Alexa-compatible Echo and Ring smart home devices

Best Amazon year-end deals on Alexa-compatible Echo and Ring smart home devices

Amazon's year-end smart home device deal prices let you save on a good selection of smart home products, especially the most popular items with Alexa-compatible Echo and Ring devices.
10 things to try with your new Amazon Echo speaker

10 things to try with your new Amazon Echo speaker

We've compiled some of Alexa's most popular and advanced features to give you a taste of what's possible with your new Echo smart speaker or smart display.
Turn your favorite speaker into Alexa for less than $10

Turn your favorite speaker into Alexa for less than $10

TL;DR: Get hands-free control of your speaker with the Echo Input for $9.99, a 71% savings. Admit it. One of the worst feelings is seeing the release of a new version of a product you just bought.
Echo Wall Clock gets a new Mickey Mouse edition

Echo Wall Clock gets a new Mickey Mouse edition

Amazon’s Echo Wall Clock is getting a new variant today, and it’ll be instantly familiar to anyone who has ever owned – or even seen – a Mickey Mouse watch. Amazon has partnered with Disney to release
Echo Wall Clock gets a new Mickey Mouse edition

Echo Wall Clock gets a new Mickey Mouse edition

Amazon’s Echo Wall Clock is getting a new variant today, and it’ll be instantly familiar to anyone who has ever owned – or even seen – a Mickey Mouse watch. Amazon has partnered with Disney to release
How to Recognize When Your Smart Speaker Is Eavesdropping

How to Recognize When Your Smart Speaker Is Eavesdropping

Not everything has to be a platform for something else, and that’s especially true in your smarthome. While you can supplement your smart speakers with skills, actions, and apps—we’re mainly talking
Amazon's new Echo Glow smart lamp for kids is $25 ($5 off)

Amazon's new Echo Glow smart lamp for kids is $25 ($5 off)

There are all kinds of ways to motivate your children to do their chores, put down the electronics, or get to bed on time. One such method is through environmental cues. To help you make the process

This Steve Jobs-Era iPhone Is the No.1 Tech Gadget of the 2010s

This now retro iPhone is more revolutionary than Tesla Model S, MacBook Air, Amazon Echo and many other 2010s inventions.
How to Get Samuel L. Jackson's Voice on Your Amazon Echo

How to Get Samuel L. Jackson's Voice on Your Amazon Echo

This morning Samuel L. Jackson helped me out with a little holiday baking. By “help,” I mean that was the one that told me it was time to take some cookies out of the oven, a job normally reserved for
Citizen Smart Clock packs blue LEDs and Echo compatibility

Citizen Smart Clock packs blue LEDs and Echo compatibility

If you like the idea of the Echo Wall Clock but not its basic, dark design, Citizen has launched a more appealing alternative: the Citizen Smart Clock. This model features a cream-colored face covered
Citizen Smart Clock packs blue LEDs and Echo compatibility

Citizen Smart Clock packs blue LEDs and Echo compatibility

If you like the idea of the Echo Wall Clock but not its basic, dark design, Citizen has launched a more appealing alternative: the Citizen Smart Clock. This model features a cream-colored face covered
More than 800,000 Apple Podcasts are now available on Echo devices

More than 800,000 Apple Podcasts are now available on Echo devices

You now have access to popular shows like Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend, The Daily, Business Wars podcasts, and more through Alexa devices.
Echo vs. Google Home: Which one you should gift for the holidays

Echo vs. Google Home: Which one you should gift for the holidays

Amazon Echo and Google Home devices are once again hot gifts this holiday season. So which one should you pick? We're here to help you make that decision.

Amazon adds Apple Podcasts on Echo speakers

Amazon has added support for Apple Podcasts on Amazon Echo devices, enabling users to stream more than 800,000 shows. Users can link their Apple ID to the Alexa app, giving them the ability to not