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Amazon Update Gives Its Echo Devices Intercom-Like Functionality

04/05/2018, Unlike other smart speakers like the Google Home Max or the Apple HomePod, Amazon has a wide variety of smaller and more affordable smart speakers for users who are more interested in using them for their smarts rather than music playback capabilities....

HomePod Day One Pre-Orders Beat Out Most Of The Competition

02/26/2018, The HomePod is Apple’s foray into the smart speaker market, and from what we can tell, it seems that it is doing pretty well. According to a report from NPD, based on their findings it seems that day one pre-orders for the HomePod in the US have managed...

Survey Finds That Smart Speaker Satisfaction Is At 89%

02/21/2018, Smart speakers appear to be the trend these days and we’ve seen many major tech companies try their hand at it, such as Google with the Google Home and more recently Apple with the HomePod, although admittedly this is all thanks to Amazon who helped...


Blind Listening Test Finds Sonos One Outperforms The HomePod

02/14/2018, So far based on current reviews, many have found that the HomePod speakers from Apple sound pretty good and could possibly be the best in the market right now, at least as far as smart speakers are concerned. However a recent report from Consumer Reports...

Amazon Echo & Alexa Available In Australia & New Zealand Next Month

01/18/2018, Amazon ships to most parts of the world, but in terms of local operations, the company’s presence is only available in a handful of countries. However in 2017, Amazon expanded their operations to Australia and New Zealand, and also announced that they...

Echo Dot Was The Best-Selling Product On Amazon This Holiday Season

12/26/2017, We know that many were surprised when Amazon first launched the Echo speaker with its digital assistant Alexa built into it. However it turned out to be a huge hit, leading to other tech companies such as Google, Apple, and Samsung to follow suit with...

The Amazon Echo Look Can Now Give You Crowdsourced Fashion Advice

12/19/2017, Have you ever wanted some fashion advice? Sure, you could ask your parents, your roommate, or your partner on what they think about your outfit, but if you want a more collective response, the Amazon Echo Look launched earlier this year kind of achieves...

Spotify Gets Multiroom Audio Support On Echo Devices

12/13/2017, Amazon updated its Echo devices a couple of months ago with support for multiroom audio. The feature enables these devices to handle music playback across multiple rooms. Echo users can thus sync music across their devices. Spotify, the world’s most...

Destiny 2 Gets An Official Ghost Skill For Alexa

11/30/2017, When it comes to skills for Alexa, there are so many out there for all sorts of things, whether you want something mundane like the weather, the news, traffic updates, or calling you a cab, an Uber, or even ordering you food. This is largely thanks to the...

Amazon’s Echo Buttons Are Now Available For Pre-Order

11/26/2017, Amazon’s Alexa at launch felt like the company was trying to create a digital assistant to compete with the likes of Google Assistant and Siri, but it has since evolved to be much more than that. This is made pretty clear where back in September, the...

The Amazon Echo Gets The PRODUCT(RED) Treatment

11/20/2017, If you’re thinking about buying a new set of speakers and doing your bit for charity, you’ll be interested to learn that Amazon has recently announced a PRODUCT(RED) edition of their second-gen Echo speakers. As you can see in the photo above, this...