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How a Prime Membership Can Make Your Amazon Echo More Useful – CNET

You get a few extra Amazon Echo perks when you have a Prime membership.CNET Smart HomeRead More


Bundle Amazon’s New Echo Dot With an Eero Router to Save $19 – CNET

Unlock the mesh Wi-Fi capability of Amazon’s fifth-gen Echo Dot with this Eero bundle deal.CNET Smart HomeRead More


Amazon Wants to Measure, Reduce Carbon Emissions of Echo, Fire and Ring Devices – CNET

Exclusive: Initiatives offer more sustainable devices and packaging, and a way to measure the emissions that come from using your


Eero Wants to Turn Your Old Echo Dot Into a Mesh Wi-Fi Extender – CNET

A free software update will allow fourth-gen Echo and Echo Dot speakers to act as mesh extenders for Eero’s Wi-Fi


Amazon Astro’s Got Some New Tricks. Being on Sale Isn’t One of Them – CNET

The rolling robot gets pet monitoring and a path toward more automation, even if you still can’t buy it without


Amazon’s Blink Adds a Wired Floodlight Camera and a Pan-and-Tilt Mount Into the Mix – CNET

The newly announced hardware is the latest expansion of Amazon’s growing portfolio of camera-equipped products for the home.CNET Smart HomeRead


Kindle Scribe, Halo Rise, Astro, Echo Dot and More Announced at Amazon’s Fall Device Event 2022 – CNET

The Kindle Scribe and Halo Rise seem like the most high-profile newbies to come out of the event, but there’s


Astro Gets Smarter With New Features video – CNET

At an Amazon event, the company updates its Astro robot with new features including remote assist, Alexa, pet detection, daily


Amazon’s Halo Rise Is a Sleep Tracker You Don’t Have to Wear – CNET

It sits on your nightstand and functions as a sleep tracker and sunrise alarm clock.CNET Smart HomeRead More


Amazon’s 2022 Echo and Ring Launch Event: How to Get All the Details Live – CNET

The e-commerce giant is holding an invite-only press event Sept. 28 starting at 9 a.m. PT.CNET Smart HomeRead More


Amazon’s Alexa Event Is All About Drumming Up Attention for Prime Day 2 – CNET

You’re going to see a lot of Amazon announcements starting this week. Here’s why.CNET Smart HomeRead More


Smarten Up Your Home On a Budget With 20% Off Aqara Plugs, Lights and More – CNET

Amazon is offering one-day discounts on a huge selection of helpful Aqara smart devices, including cameras, temperature sensors, light switches


Amazon’s Acquisition of Roomba Maker Is Under FTC Scrutiny – CNET

The online retailing giant wants to acquire iRobot, which makes the popular robot vacuum cleaners, for $1.7 billion.CNET Smart HomeRead


IoT is not just for business – how do we make it work for the public sector?

Civica highlights why it’s time to change your perspective on the Internet of Things in new report Sponsored Feature  One


43 Labor Day Tech Deals You Don’t Want to Miss – CNET

These Labor Day deals on phones, laptops, smartwatches and more are too good to pass up.CNET Smart HomeRead More


Fun and Geeky Home Decor Items Under $100 on Amazon – CNET

Useful tech items for everyone (and every home).CNET Smart HomeRead More


Ring is Making a Smart Intercom System for Apartment-Dwellers – CNET

Users will be able to connect with their apartment building’s intercom system to talk to guests and buzz them in


Special Ringtones Coming to Your Google Nest Doorbell for Halloween, Diwali, Oktoberfest – CNET

You can download the new Oktoberfest ringtone starting Sept. 5.CNET Smart HomeRead More


Amazon’s Echo Show Smart Displays Are Discounted up to 53% – CNET

With prices from just $40, now’s a great time to add an Alexa-enabled screen to your home.CNET Smart HomeRead More


Nab a Smart Amazon Fire TV From $100 and Get a Free Echo Dot – CNET

TV sets range from 24-inch HD models to 75-inch 4K panels, and each comes with an Alexa smart speaker at


Know How Clean Your Air Is With This Smart Monitor, Now 20% Off on Amazon – CNET

Save $14 when you buy the Amazon Smart Air Quality Monitor today, or save $59 when you pair it with


Amazon Kicks Off Huge Back to School Sale on Echo Devices, Fire TV and More – CNET

Whether you’re heading back to school or not, now’s a great time to pick up some Amazon hardware.CNET Smart HomeRead


Keep Your Home Effortlessly Clean With the Roomba S9+, Now on Sale for $800 (Save $200) – CNET

iRobot’s most-advanced Roomba yet is discounted for a limited time only.CNET Smart HomeRead More


Google’s Nest Video Doorbell Drops to Within Dollars of Its Lowest Price Ever – CNET

The lowest we’ve ever seen it go was $148, and this deal is just $2 more.CNET Smart HomeRead More