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The Invoxia Triby is a connected speaker for the kitchen that can respond to voice commands like Amazon Echo devices by using Amazon's Alexa voice service. It's the first non-Amazon device that has this capability. On paper, Triby looks like a portable version of the Amazon Echo Dot but with more features. But how well [...]

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When the Amazon Echo was released last year, I was mildly interested but not enough to actually order one.  Then when it seemed like everyone was singing the Echo's praises, I became even more interested. But still not enough to buy one. Now it's a year later and Amazon has introduced the Echo Dot, a [...]

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triby

The Alexa voice service has been set free from the confines of the Amazon Echo, Echo Dot and Tap devices and is now available in the Invoxia Triby. On its own, the Triby looks like a portable radio or Bluetooth speaker. It's actually both! It has a built in carrying handle, control buttons and an [...]

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Posted in: Home and Kitchen, News
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Today's deal is for Amazon's very popular Echo and Tap devices. Normally priced at $179.99 and $129.99 respectively, today you can grab the Amazon Echo for $153.71 and the Amazon Tap for $111.01. If you're a mathlete, that works out to a 15% savings. I just received my Amazon Echo Dot yesterday, but haven't had [...]

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amazon-goldbox

Are you ready to protect your gadgets and save some money at the same time? Today's Amazon's Gold Box deal of the day will help you save up to 60% off of select Belkin surge protectors. Whether you need a power strip for your office with 6 or 12 outlets, or a small travel adapter [...]

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ipazzport bluetooth keyboard amazon-16

Ever try to enter in your username and password using nothing more than a handheld remote?  I have several bluetooth keyboards I could use with my various streaming devices, such as Apple TV or Amazon Fire TV, but I never seem to have one handy.  The iPazzPort is a Bluetooth keyboard that comes with two [...]

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amazon-dot

Today is a big day for Amazon. They've announced two more Alexa-enabled devices. There's the Amazon Tap, a portable speaker with Alexa features, and the Amazon Echo Dot, a much smaller version of the original Amazon Echo. The Echo Dot features the same far-field microphones that are always on and  listening for your commands. They [...]

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Amazon has announced two new Alexa-enabled products today: the Amazon Tap and the Amazon Echo Dot. This post is about the Tap. If you think the Amazon Tap is a portable version of the Amazon Echo you would be right and you would also be wrong. First of all, if you're not familiar with the [...]

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echo-simplecontrol

If you've dreamed of being able to control your home with just your voice, Simple Control and an Amazon Echo will give you that power. Imagine sitting on the couch and being able to turn on the TV just by saying "Alexa, tell Simple Control to turn on the TV" or being able to turn [...]

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If you haven't finished your holiday shopping, you should know that the free shipping cutoff date for non-Prime Amazon members is today (12/16/15). That means if you're not already a Prime member, you will need to order your packages before tomorrow to ensure that they that they will arrive before by 12/24/2015 in time for [...]

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samsung-kids

For the next four hours, Amazon has a lightning deal on the Samsung Galaxy Kids Edition Tab 3 Lite tablet for only $99. This Android Jelly Bean tablet has a 7" display, 8GB of memory and has a microSD card slot for further expansion. This is a good deal all by itself, but it gets [...]

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Amazon's Black Friday deals are currently in full swing, with significant savings on everything on your shopping list. If you're looking for the best deals on computer gear and accessories, head over to Amazon's special deal page that highlights savings on everything tech related like desktop computers, laptops, tablets, printers, flash memory, cables, and more. If [...]

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amazon-blackfriday-week

Everyone knows that the day after Thanksgiving is known as Black Friday. It's traditionally the day when stores offer their best deals for people who are shopping for holiday gifts. But why wait until Friday when you can take advantage of some great deals right now from Amazon. From now until November 27, Amazon is [...]

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kindledeals

If you've been thinking about buying a Kindle eBook reader for yourself or as a gift for your favorite eBook reading fan, Amazon is offering a discount on certain Kindles for the next three days. From today 11/09/2015 through 11/11/2015 12pm EST, you can save $20 each on a Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle WiFi and a [...]

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Amazon stated in a press release today that they are launching a Black Friday Deals store starting today and continuing until December 22. They will have deals on electronics, toys, jewelry, clothing, etc. Amazon Prime members will have access to "more than 30,000 Lightning Deals 30 minutes early" through Prime Early Access and all shoppers [...]

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