Amazon Echo

Samsung’s Next Big Product Will Compete With Amazon, Apple, and Google

Samsung is jumping into the crowded smart speaker market and will soon launch a product that will put it in direct competition with tech giants …

Samsung

Google and Walmart’s Big Bet Against Amazon Might Just Pay Off

It’s hard to overstate Amazon’s online retail dominance. With 76 percent market share of online retail, it’s as if the 95-96 Chicago Bulls entered …

Trends

Amazon's latest warehouse deal takes this Echo-compatible WiFi router down to its lowest price

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Let's face it, nobody likes a slow internet connection.<p>WiFi may have been considered a luxury a few years ago, but in our digitally …

Wi-Fi

Sonos Holds Software Updates Hostage If You Don’t Sign New Privacy Agreement

Sonos, the current popular brand of smart speaker that people <i>don’t</i> [yet] talk to, really wants its customers to agree to the company’s new privacy …

Consumer News

Why Amazon Should Sweat Google’s Wal-Mart Deal

Two of Amazon’s rivals are becoming friends, and there’s reason for the tech giant to worry.<p>Google announced Tuesday night that it would be …

Amazon

Both the Amazon Echo and Google Home are under £100 right now

If you're in the market for a smart speaker but don't fancy shelling out the full retail price for one, Amazon and Google might be able to help. Today, both the Amazon Echo and Google Home have been given price cuts that have taken them below the £100 mark.<p>For a limited time only, the Amazon Echo …

Amazon

Google Home Gets Bluetooth, Phone Calling

Google has added Bluetooth capabilities to Google Home. While the feature briefly rolled out a few months ago, it finally is working. Along with the …

Google

Currys sparks frenzy by slashing the price of Google Chromecasts to £19 - and the rest of the high street follows

Avid bargain hunters on deals forum HotUKDeals noticed that electrical giant Currys have slashed the price of their Google Chromecasts from £30, to …

Google

Facebook is getting serious about making hardware with 'Aloha' video chat device

Say Aloha to Aloha<p>A new report from <i>Business Insider</i> confirms rumored details about Facebook’s efforts to create consumer hardware, and also says that longtime Facebook executive Andrew Bosworth has been tapped to lead those efforts.<p>Earlier this month, sources told <i>Bloomberg</i> that Facebook’s Building …

Automation

Wal-Mart and Google team up to take on Amazon

It’s more Battle of the Titans than David and Goliath: Wal-Mart, the world’s biggest retailer, and internet giant Google are teaming up in an attempt to beat Amazon at its own game.<p>Amazon has long dominated global e-commerce across multiple sectors, and recently muscled in on the online groceries …

Walmart

Walmart teams up with Google for voice activated shopping

Amazon's Echo, Echo Dot, and now Echo Show have given the company the lead when it comes to voice activated shopping. Amazon's Alexa voice assistant …

Amazon

Deal alert: You can now get an Amazon Echo and Echo Dot for £124 (a saving of £76)

The AI smart speakers typically retail for £200 separately<p>If you’re getting fed up of chatting to your stereo system and getting no reply, now is the …

Amazon

Of course Samsung is working on an Amazon Echo rival

About two months ago, a speculative report surfaced indicating that Samsung was busy working on a Bixby-powered smart speaker designed to compete …

Samsung

Hey Google, you’re delivering groceries by voice command!

Google Home rivals Amazon Echo with biggest food retail partnership yet.<p>‘What noise does a panda make?’<p>This is the curious question one family asks …

eCommerce

Samsung confirms plans for smartspeaker challenging Apple HomePod & Amazon Echo

In addition to premiering the Galaxy Note 8, Samsung on Wednesday said that it's working on its own smartspeaker, which will face off against …

Amazon

Ah ha moment!

Rarely does such a life changing electronic come along such as the iPhone. I am constantly thinking of, “what can they do next”, or “what is that …

Automation

Alexa’s mood-matching music suggestions come to the UK

For Amazon Echo owners in the UK, the arrival of Music Unlimited provided the likes of Apple and Spotify with some music needed competition. The company immediately made it the default music service on the smart speaker, allowing users to instantly queue music using their voice once they'd signed …

Amazon

Echo Show gives you a reason to actually use Amazon Prime Photos

The Echo Show is a great digital picture frame. Now you'll just have to start using Amazon Prime Photos.<p>There are too many ways to manage your photos …

Amazon

The SPY Guide to Amazon Prime: Double Secret Benefits You Might Not Know

We all know that Amazon Prime means free two-day shipping on millions of items – for most of us that alone means the $99 annual fee gets paid back …

Amazon

Google may have an answer to Amazon’s Echo Dot

Google is reportedly building a smaller, cheaper version of its Google Home connected speaker, designed to take on Amazon’s $50 Echo Dot. A report by Android Police is light on details on the rumored product, but claims that <b>Google could announce it alongside new Pixel phones and a Pixel-branded</b> …

Amazon

Deal: Alexa-powered Amazon Echo can now be yours for just $99.99 (normally $179.99)

If you have been thinking of getting the Amazon Echo, now is the time to do so. The Alexa-powered speaker normally retails for $179.99, but can now be yours for just $99.99. To get the $80 discount, you have to place your order within the next two weeks or so, as the deal is only valid until …

Amazon

Daily Deals: 55" 4K Roku HDTV for $399.99

<i>Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may</i> …

Gaming

Get a Dell XPS Tower Desktop for Just $479.99

Plus, get one of the best prices we've seen on the Amazon Echo.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from …

Shopping

Amazon Temporarily Discounts Echo from $179 to $100 - Deal Alert

By now I'm sure you're familiar with Amazon's Echo device. Amazon Echo comes in both white and black, and is a hands-free speaker you control with your voice. Echo connects to the Alexa Voice Service to play music, make calls, send and receive messages, provide information, news, sports scores, …

Amazon

Amazon Is Offering a Big Echo Discount

Those looking for a new smart home hub to control the house and listen to music might want to consider a new Amazon offer.<p>Amazon has started selling …

Amazon

Amazon's life-changing Echo is almost half off right now

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Amazon's Echo is a …

Amazon

The Best Strategies for Voice Search

August 21, 2017<p>Share this content:<p>The Best Strategies for Voice Search<p>As a marketer, you've certainly paid attention to Amazon's recent success. But …

SEO

Looking for a bargain? Check out our top 3 Amazon tech deals for Monday

Monday’s Amazon Gold Box deals feature the Amazon Echo smart speaker, an Amazon Kindle ebook reader, and an Anker 5-Port USB Charger. Score savings …

Amazon

The Amazon Echo is only $100 for the next 2 weeks — get it before it sells out again

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The words "back to school" probably bring back memories of slowly accepting summer was coming to an end, but as adults we get to look …

Amazon

Siri? Alexa? The doctor will see you now: As hands-free tech use grows, pharma has an opportunity

Look who’s talking—to voice assistants. Physicians are increasingly adopting the hands-free, time-saving tools in a trend DRG Digital expects will …

Pharma