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Best DealsThere's no better time than Cyber Monday to snag a great deal on an Alexa smart speaker, and we've spotted some doozies this year. DealGoogle’s engineers showed off their audio prowess with the Nest Audio smart speaker, and you can buy one now for half off. You'll save even more if you buy two. NewsThe shuttering of Alexa.com earlier this year has nothing to do with Alexa’s current tribulations.
DealExpand your smart home with a pair of dimmable white Philips Hue bulb and Amazon's latest clock-enabled Echo Dot. ReviewsAs the year winds down, get the scoop on our favorite smart displays, thermostats, robot vacuums, and more. ReviewsCheck out our picks for our favorite smart TVs, TV antennas, wireless speakers, noise-cancelling headphones, soundbars, and more. Best PicksWhether you prefer Alexa, Google Assistant, or Siri, we’ll help you find just the right model. ReviewsAmazon's child-focused Echo Dot comes with the same hardware as the grown-up Dot, plus a year's worth of steeply discounted kids content. ReviewsNo one asked for a fifth generation of this smart speaker this soon, but it comes with plenty of upgrades. DealUnveiled only a year ago, the wall-mountable Echo Show 15 is $80 off during October Prime Day, marking its all-time low price. NewsMost of your Nest speakers and displays will soon support Matter, the upcoming standard that aims to make smart home devices play nice with each other. NewsThe first-gen Echo Auto was met with a shrug, but Amazon has had great success with new-car integrations, including BMW. NewsAmazon has announced a grab bag of new Alexa features, including video sticky notes, the ability to trigger routines with remote switches, and more. NewsA free update will let you summon the Fire TV interface from Echo Show 15 devices–with some limitations. NewsAmazon says the new Echo Dot will boast twice the bass of the previous version, while the Echo Dot with Clock is getting a "high-density" dot display. How-ToThanks to "quick phrases," you can now give voice commands to Google Assistant without the "Hey Google" hotword. Here's how to get started. NewsAmazon will show off its latest Echo, Ring, and other new devices at its annual hardware event next week. What will be on tap? NewsAmazon just kicked off a new marketing program that allows businesses to submit answers to Alexa queries, complete with links to their storefronts. FeatureThe long-awaited Sonos Sub Mini is finally official, and we have all the details, including when it will arrive and how much it will cost.
UpdatedYour first-gen Nest Hub or Nest Hub Max may already be running on Google's new Fuchsia OS. Here’s how to find out if yours was updated.