Nest Wifi's integrated smart speakers could give it an edge over Amazon Echo

According to Chandra, a Nest Wifi router and a single Point should be sufficient to cover 85 percent of households.By effectively building a Nest Mini smart speaker into the Point, Google gains a key advantage over Amazon and its Echo line of smart speakers.

Hands on: Amazon Fire HD 10 (2019) review

Early Verdict
The Amazon Fire HD 10 gets a few small-but-worthy improvements for 2019, making its value-for-money proposition stronger than ever.The Amazon Fire HD 10 is then one of the best cheap Android tablets you can get, considering its price point.

Amazon's upgraded Fire HD 10 tablet finally dumps micro-USB for USB-C

On Monday, it rolled out a new version of its Fire HD 10 tablet, and it has a surprise in tow: a USB-C port.Mentioned in this article

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Disney Plus shows are coming to Amazon Prime, in at least one pre-launch country

Well, it looks like Disney has a workaround in place, with a streaming deal with Amazon that will see selected Disney Plus titles come to the Amazon Prime Video platform in Latin America (via Variety).Everything you need to know about Disney PlusStar Wars The Mandlorian TV show: what's all the hype about?

Amazon Black Friday deals 2019: what to expect and when

This year, Black Friday falls on Friday 29 November but – as with every year now – many of the best Black Friday deals will start to appear long before then.As happened last year, Amazon Prime members are likely to get early access to the Black Friday 2019 Lightning Deals.

Amazon Echo Buds review (early verdict): cheap AirPod beaters with Bose noise cancelling

We got the chance to get hands-on, and indeed ears-on, with the Echo Buds, and these are our first impressions.• If you're in the US, you can, right now, pre-order Amazon Echo Buds for $129.

Amazon's $180 Echo Frames are Alexa's first take on smart glasses

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Amazon is entering the smart glasses field with the Echo Frames, the company announced at its Alexa event on Wednesday.(Here's all the fine print we know about Echo Frames and Echo Loop, Amazon's vibrating smart ring.

First Impression: Amazon's Echo Buds, Echo Frames, Echo Studio, and Echo Loop Reviewed

But unlike the AirPods, Amazon's earbuds also include active noice reducing technology courtesy of Bose.That could be coming on next year's Echo Buds 2, I guess.

Amazon Event Shows Echo Studio, Echo Show 8, Echo Glow

At Amazon headquarters in Seattle, the company unveiled a number of new Alexa-enabled devices, including a high-end speaker called the Echo Studio, the Echo Show 8 combining a screen and a speaker, noise-canceling earbuds, smart eyewear, and a bedroom mood-lighting device called the Echo Glow.While Amazon didn't do a deep dive into the Echo Show 8's features, the company plans to sell the device for $129, with preorders starting on Wednesday.

Amazon Echo Frames: Hands-on first impressions

The $180 Echo Frames are one of two devices that Amazon announced as “Day 1 Editions.Unlike some other efforts at building smart glasses—Google Glass, for example—Echo Frames don’t have an integrated camera, and they don’t have an integrated display.

Amazon's new Echo Frames smart glasses bring Alexa to your face for $180

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Amazon is entering the smart glasses field with the Echo Frames, the company announced at its Alexa event on Wednesday.The glasses look like any normal glasses, but discreetly direct Alexa's responses to your queries directly into your ear.

Get killer Velop mesh Wi-Fi for cheap in Amazon's 1-day Linksys sale

Amazon's one-day Linksys sale includes deals on the Velop mesh system and the Max-Stream AC2200.By


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We liked the Linksys Velop Whole Home Wi-fi mesh system so much we made it the runner-up for our best mesh Wi-Fi system in 2019.

Amazon's Ring wanted to use 911 calls to activate its video doorbells


The concern about the use of Ring's cameras by police is one element in mounting criticism that technology companies aren't adequately protecting privacy.The company said at the time it was using the 911 data to provide crime alerts in the Neighbors app.

Amazon looks to expand Alexa's world amid growing privacy concerns

David Limp, Amazon's hardware chief, at last year's Alexa event in Seattle.Those privacy problems will likely cast a shadow on Amazon's annual product launch, which takes place Wednesday in Seattle.

Amazon's Echo Auto looks to bring Alexa to the car, but don't be in a rush.

The product has an unbelievably affordable price at $25 and was only offered initially by "invite-only," on a first-come, first-come basis.Say, "Alexa, find me the nearest gas station," and you'll get a choice of three nearby locations.

The all-new Apple iPad gets a price cut at Amazon

2-inch Apple iPad with 128GB of storage for $399.The 2019 Apple iPad features a larger screen with a 10.

Apple Watch 5 price cut: save $50 on the all-new Apple Watch at Amazon

For a limited time, you can pre-order the Apple Watch 5 with GPS for $384.Amazon also has the Apple Watch 5 with GPS + Cellular on sale for $749.

Get a year of Norton Security Premium for just $28 on Amazon today

We love Norton Security Premium, and today it's available from Amazon at a great price.You can purchase either a download codeRemove non-product link, which includes an auto-renewal for the next year, or a physical key cardRemove non-product link.

Google Nest Hub Max vs. Amazon Echo Show 2: Battle of the high-end smart displays

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Let's start with your newest option, the Google Nest Hub Max.On top of that, the second-gen Echo Show features its own, built-in Zigbee hub, which the Nest Hub Max lacks.

Get £103 off iPhone 6S Plus on Amazon in this awesome End Of Summer Sale deal

And you'll still benefit from the latest operating system upgrades, too.Apple iPhone 6S Plus | 32GB | RRP: £452 | Deal Price: £349 | Save £103 (23%)
It might not have the flashy new Face ID technology, but there's a lot to love about this Plus-sized iPhone.