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Amazon is bringing its Echo devices to hotel rooms across the country, starting with Marriott

Thanks to a new program called Alexa for Hospitality, Amazon Echo devices will soon become available in hotels throughout the US. Guests will be able to use them to call the front desk, adjust the lights, and even check out of their room.

Here’s how the Alexa spying scandal could become Amazon’s worst nightmare

Amazon's entire company is built on the trust customers place in the company. If customers' perception is that the company plays fast and lose with that trust, the company could lose customers fast.

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.

Amazon’s Echo vs Google’s Home: Here’s how the two families stack up

Amazon has a line of Alexa-powered Echo devices and Google has a line of competing devices. Here's what's going on.

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.
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.

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.

Building the smart home of your dreams is easier than you think — here are 6 simple ways to get started

With so many smart products on the market, it's difficult to know where to start. Here's how to figure out which ones are right for you.

Amazon says the laughing Echo devices that terrified some users happened because Alexa ‘mistakenly’ thought it heard instructions to laugh...

Amazon is aware that some of its Echo devices are spontaneously bursting into laughter, and the company says it's working on a fix.