The best UK deals for Thursday: Amazon devices, Hive smart cameras, Logitech remote controls, and more

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Smart devices at smart prices.Image: amazon photo composite By Joseph GreenMashable Deals2019-01-17 11:31:26 UTC Just in case you didn’t get the news, Amazon has released a new version of its massively popular Fire TV Stick that comes with […]

The NYT gets into voice with 5 new Alexa skills, including a daily briefing, quiz and more

The New York Times is expanding its efforts around audio programming and voice assistants, the company announced today. The NYT says it’s launching a daily flash briefing for Alexa devices, as well as an interactive news quiz, and — in an interesting twist — it will be introducing “enhanced coverage” in its Sunday paper that […]

Put Alexa and a JBL speaker in your ceiling with this clever LED downlight

This light makes the smarthome even more accessible. Installed as any other ceiling downlight,the June AI downlight features Amazon Alexa through an integrated JBL speakers. There’s a light in there too. The idea is great: make the smarthome invisible. Instead of having an Amazon Echo sitting on a table, this device sits in a person’s […]

The best UK deals for Tuesday: Anker speakers, Fitbit fitness trackers, Amazon devices, and more

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. You know it makes sense.Image: amazon photo composite By Joseph GreenMashable Deals2019-01-08 11:36:50 UTC Everyone has a different tactic when it comes to starting the day. Some of you rely heavily on caffeine, and others subscribe to the […]

Mom Busts Son Using Alexa to Solve His Math Homework

Alexa where were you when I needed to pass math class?Photo: Getty Images If you got an Amazon Alexa device for Christmas, you might want to keep a closer eye on the wily kids in your house. Last week, a New Jersey mom caught her son red-handed using the virtual assistant to cheat on his […]