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October 12, 2017 10:34 AM Echo Dot, Echo, or Echo Plus: Which One, if Any, Should You Buy?

Amazon recently announced the launch of its Echo range of smart speakers in India. Echo Dot, Echo, and Echo Plus are now up for pre-order via Amazon India with attractive offers like 30 percent discount on their retail prices and 1-year free Prime membership for anyone who orders one of these devices. That sounds like a really good deal, but what are these 432

October 11, 2017 10:42 PM Amazon adds voice recognition to Alexa so smart assistant can recognise family members

Amazon has added a new voice recognition feature to its Alexa smart assistant. It allows the smart speaker and apps to recognise users from their voice, and personalise information to them. It comes just days after Google, which already has a similar feature in its Assistant, launched a raft of devices in its bid to topple Amazon in the personal AI war. Amazon's 85

October 4, 2017 4:07 PM Hands on: Sonos One review

Making the whole Sonos system that much better Sonos has at last debuted its Amazon Alexa-powered smart speaker, the Sonos One. It looks quite a bit like the Play:1, but now comes equipped with a six-microphone array that the firm claims can pick up your voice anywhere in the room, no matter how loud the music is playing from its Class-D amplifiers 98

October 1, 2017 6:40 PM Inside the Echo chamber: why Alexa's now in everything

Amazon's latest product push was its biggest yet. At its headquarters in Seattle, it recently announced a slew of new Amazon devices. Depending on where you are in the world, at least five of these were brand new. Beyond Amazon branding, all of these have something in common: Alexa. Amazon's smart assistant is omnipresent in these new devices and is finding 66

October 1, 2017 12:01 PM Google Pixel 2 event: What to expect on Oct. 4

Ready for more Google phones, smart speakers and laptops? Here's what to expect this week. Google's next Pixel phones, a Pixelbook laptop and more Google Home speakers. These are the top devices that the tech giant is widely expected to launch at its Oct. 4 event in San Francisco. Hot on the heels of Apple's iPhone X reveal and Amazon's deluge of new Echo smart 77

September 29, 2017 1:10 PM Google may rush out its home hub to scupper Amazon's Echo Show

Search giant demonstrates plans for big Show-off earlier than planned The device, known internally as Project Manhattan, was slated for next year, but the speed at which Amazon is moving forward is forcing the company to at least announce the product early. TechCrunch reports that the so-called Manhattan will boast a 7in screen offering video calling 87

September 28, 2017 11:09 AM ​Watch out Windows, Android and iOS: Amazon's Alexa is turning into the next big operating system

Amazon is spreading the reach of Alexa further and faster than its rivals, which is going to have big implications. Amazon sells its hardware cheap because making money that way is not (at least for now) its priority. This is a land-grab; whichever company reaches enough homes fast enough will become the effective standard. And Amazon already managed 59

September 28, 2017 8:38 AM The Morning After: Thursday, September 28th 2017

Amazon might not have YouTube on Echo anymore, but the devices are coming in several new shapes and sizes. Our three-minute wrap-up video from the big event shows everything you need to know, or you can dive in to check out our impressions of the new Echo speakers (now in regular or tall size), its small-screened Echo Spot or the latest Fire TV device 72

September 28, 2017 8:38 AM How to preorder every new Amazon Echo device

Amazon just announced several new Alexa-enabled devices. Here's how to place your preorders before they launch later this year. Since the original Amazon Echo launched in 2014, Amazon has gradually built out its Alexa-powered product line, adding Alexa to existing devices and introducing a host of new ones. It added the cheaper, smaller Echo Dot, the touchscreen 101

September 28, 2017 12:25 AM Amazon Echo Plus: release date, price, news and features

Thankfully, Amazon, the ecommerce giant and now well-positioned ruler of the smart home, realized this and has taken it upon itself to ratchet up the original and create the all-new Amazon Echo Plus. The Plus, therefore, isn’t just a marketing gimmick tacked on for the sake of selling more Echos, but a wholly new product that refines a lot of users’ 68