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Amazon Echo Can Now Control The August Smart Lock

07/28/2016, Amazon’s Echo and its voice assistant Alexa can help users do all sorts of tasks, such as hailing you an Uber, ordering a pizza, checking up on the weather, reading you a book, and so on. Now it looks like it can even control your house’s lock, but...

Alexa Now Able To Lock Your Home On Command

07/28/2016, Alexa, the virtual private assistant that powers Amazon’s Echo, Tap and Echo Dot connected devices, can do so much more than what other assistants can do. It’s capable of calling you an Uber, controlling your lights, checking your bank...

Amazon Creates A Store Specifically For Kickstarter Products

07/28/2016, With so many projects being launched and funded on Kickstarter, it would be hard to keep up with what was funded and what hasn’t. Sure, you could trawl Kickstarter’s website, but Amazon has decided to make your life a bit easier by creating a...

Amazon Prime Launched In India

07/26/2016, Amazon is committing to the Indian market in a big way and as a testament to that, today it announced the launch of Amazon Prime in the country. The company has now launched its same-day delivery service in the world’s second most populated country....

Amazon’s Subsidized Smartphones Get Hacked

07/25/2016, Amazon recently introduced two subsidized smartphones for Prime members. The Moto G4 Prime Exclusive and Blu R1 HD Prime Exclusive are sold at a significant discount compared to their normal retail value, the catch being that customers have to put up with...

Amazon CEO Makes Big Screen Debut With Star Trek Beyond

07/18/2016, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is many things, but most know him as the founder of the online giant and as one of the richest people on the planet. When you’re one of the richest people on the planet you can do some things that the average person...

Second Prime Day Breaks Single-Day Sales Record For Amazon

07/13/2016, Amazon has never seen a better day before like it did yesterday. The company today announced that its second Amazon Prime Day is now its best day ever in more than 20 years. It was also the biggest day ever for Amazon devices while small businesses and...

Best Buy Offers Deals To Compete With Amazon Prime Day

07/12/2016, Amazon introduced Prime Day last year, it’s a day it has created to offer exclusive deals to Prime members. It saw more orders being placed on Prime Day last year than on Black Friday which makes sense for it to make Prime Day an annual thing....

Walmart Counters Amazon Prime Day With Free Shipping And Discounts

07/11/2016, The second annual Amazon Prime Day is going to take place tomorrow. It’s a special day that Amazon has created for Prime subscribers, they have been promised substantial discounts on a wide variety of products so it’s going to be a big day for...

Amazon $10 Discount On First Alexa Prime Day Order

07/08/2016, From today until July 12, Amazon is giving an incentive for Alexa users to use and order something with the Amazon Echo voice-enabled assistant. By asking “Alexa, what are your Prime Day Deals?” users make themselves eligible for a $10 discount on...

Amazon Prime Day Is Back July 12th With Great Deals

06/30/2016, Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two of the biggest days for online sales. Retailers like Amazon sell products worth billions of dollars on those two days but that just wasn’t enough for the online retail giant, so last year it created its own...

Walmart’s Amazon Prime Rival Launched With 30-Day Free Trial

06/29/2016, Walmart started experimenting with a three-day shipping service called ShippingPass last year. Those who signed up had to pay $50 per year to get three-day free shipping on their orders but a couple of months ago Walmart made a change to this service to...

Amazon Will Sell You Cheap Unlocked Phones If You Look At Ads

06/29/2016, Amazon is often the best place to purchase unlocked smartphones and the company certainly knows that so it’s using that to its advantage. It has launched a new program through which it’s going to sell you subsidized unlocked smartphones as...