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Most smart speaker owners don’t use their devices to shop online, and more than half say it’s because of a lack of trust

When Amazon released the first smart speaker in 2014 and Google released its own two years later, we assumed it was to facilitate purchases through their websites. But the feature isn't sticking and it isn't a product issue.

People in America have stopped naming their babies Alexa, thanks to Amazon

The number of babies named Alexa has dropped off significantly since the birth of Amazon's AI assistant.

Amazon is hurtling headfirst into the housing industry amid plans to use Alexa for smart homes

Amazon and homebuilder Lennar announced on Wednesday that they're collaborating on a series of model homes that will be fully technology enabled. The houses will make heavy use of Amazon's Alexa technology.

Amazon is launching a new Echo meant just for kids

Amazon's Echo Dot Kids Edition has built-in parental controls and a version of Alexa that speaks in a more kid-friendly way — and will even teach kids manners.

Amazon is teasing a mysterious new device called the Fire TV Cube on its website

Amazon is asking "What is Fire TV Cube?" in a new teaser posted on its website. The answer may lie in an Echo-Fire TV hybrid device that was leaked last year.
Like Rosie from "The Jetsons," perhaps?

Amazon’s got a ‘top secret’ plan to put robots in your home by 2019, according to a new report

Amazon's next big move is putting autonomous robots in your home, according to a Bloomberg report.

Leaving the country for nearly 2 weeks made me realize how much I depend on my Google Home

My Google Home Max was too big to fit into my carry-on during my 10-day trip to Italy.

1 out of 5 US homes with wifi now have a smart speaker like the Amazon Echo

Amazon's Echo and other smart speakers are taking off with American consumers.

Amazon will now let you customize your Echo to say personalized compliments and insults

A new feature called Alexa Skills Blueprints lets you create your own personalized Alexa Skills.

Amazon Echo has transformed the way I live in my apartment — here are my 19 favorite features

Amazon Echo is one of the best gadgets you can buy. It transforms the way you use your living space.