Amazon has sold more than 100 million Alexa devices to date. While it didn't go into specifics of the sales figure, it did say that the Echo Dot exceeded expectations during the holiday season and sold out for January.
Gadgets January 4, 2019
Students of SLU will have quick access to important school-related information with the help of Echo Dot smart speakers. SLU has placed more than 2,300 units in every student living place in the university.
Smart Home August 17, 2018
Amazon Alexa recently recorded and shared a woman's private conversation without her knowledge, prompting concerns. If you're worried that Alexa might've been eavesdropping, here's how to hear and delete what it recorded.
Smart Home May 29, 2018
Husbands and sons looking for the perfect Mother's Day gift might want to check out the latest Amazon hardware discounts. Special offers include 30 percent off for the Echo Show and 25 percent off for the Kindle.
Gadgets May 6, 2018
Amazon launched a new Echo Dot Kids Edition smart speaker that comes with special features, a kid-friendly Alexa, and a two-year warranty with a free replacement. The device is up for pre-order now at $79.99, and here's what it brings.
Gadgets April 26, 2018
Amazon Alexa is getting smarter and will soon be able to help users with their cooking. The company announced that Alexa will soon be able to operate cooking appliances with voice controls.
Apps/Software January 5, 2018
The Echo Dot was the best-selling product on Amazon this Christmas with millions sold. This just goes to show that smart speakers are all the rage.
Smart Home December 27, 2017
Amazon has several smart home products up for sale for Black Friday. Practically every Echo device, plus the Cloud Cam, are now selling for much less than their original price.
November 24, 2017
Google has unveiled the Google Home Mini, and as a result, the Amazon Echo Dot just gained a notable competitor in the budget smart speakers game.
Google October 7, 2017
Amazon Echo devices are now able to call mobile phones and landline numbers for free. The upgraded Alexa Calling feature was announced alongside the new batch of Amazon Echo products.
Smart Home September 30, 2017
There are two new Amazon Fire TV models coming this year, according to AFTVNews. The first one resembles the Google Chromecast, while the second one will take voice commands like the Alexa-powered Echo Dot.
Gadgets September 11, 2017
Anker announced the Eufy Genie, an even cheaper way to get Alexa into customers' homes compared to the $50 Amazon Echo Dot. The Eufy Genie, which will be sold for $35, comes with the same features as the Echo Dot.
Smart Home August 10, 2017
The Amazon Echo Show is the latest addition to Amazon's growing line of Alexa-powered smart speakers. How does the new model compare to the original Amazon Echo, the Amazon Echo Tap, the Amazon Echo Dot, and the Amazon Echo Look?
Smart Home May 10, 2017
Images have surfaced online showing an Amazon-branded security camera with a light blue ring around its lens. It is believed that Amazon is building its own SmartCam with Alexa support to compete with other companies.
Gadgets March 3, 2017
Kids often make accidental purchases via Amazon Echo with the help of the voice assistant Alexa, thinking it to be some sort of play. Here’s a look at some tips and tricks one can use to stop access.
Gadgets February 17, 2017
Smart home connectivity from inside one's car is now possible thanks to Alexa. Ford has announced its partnership with Amazon at this year's CES.
Automotive Tech January 5, 2017
As one of the hottest items this holiday season, the Amazon Echo probably landed on the hands of first-time users. If you're one of them, here are some of the best Alexa skills to help you get started.
Smart Home December 26, 2016
Amazon's Black Friday 2016 deals have been revealed, and those who are in the market for an Echo, Kindle Paperwhite and many other devices of the retailer are in luck, as there are discounts across the board for them.
Gadgets November 11, 2016
Amazon recently released its Echo Dot 2nd Edition and the small gadget is a radical improvement in both price and audio capability over its first iteration. The new Echo Dot taps into Alexa’s skills, which grow more by the day.
Smart Home October 4, 2016
Amazon has accidentally spilled the beans about an all-new Echo Dot speaker, which will be even cheaper than the original model. The upcoming gadget will bring Alexa to the party for just $49.99.
Gadgets September 14, 2016
Amazon Tap and Amazon Echo Dot went through the iFixit teardown and the results are rather optimistic. The two devices scored differently in repairability rating, but only by a small margin.
Smart Home April 23, 2016
The Amazon Echo smart speaker with Alexa just became more widely available. Best Buy is now selling the Echo at $179.99 and should add the Amazon Tap later this month.
Gadgets April 5, 2016
Amazon Echo carries the skillful Alexa virtual assistant, and information indicates that this could be a game changer for smart homes. We looked into Alexa’s capabilities and picked up why this is the gadget of tomorrow.
Gadgets March 10, 2016
Amazon took off the wraps of the Amazon Echo's siblings, the Echo Dot and Amazon Tap. The big question is what makes them different from the original smart speaker?
Gadgets March 4, 2016
The family of Alexa-enabled Echo devices expands.
Gadgets March 3, 2016