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Here’s why I fell in love with Amazon’s $150 Echo Show smart speaker and how it helped me organize my life

I used to mock the Echo Show, not knowing why I would ever need my Echo to have a screen, but in certain ways it's the perfect smart home device — as long as it's not sound quality you're after.

Google is adding a new feature to Google Home that fixes my biggest problem with the device

Google added a new feature to Google Home devices called Continued Conversation. The feature allows you to ask your Google Home follow-up questions without having to use the wake word every time.

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.

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.

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.

Apple’s ‘white ring’ problem reflects a surprising lapse in quality control, but industrial design experts say it shouldn’t be...

Industrial design experts are surprised that Apple didn't catch the HomePod white ring problem during quality assurance testing.

Apple admits its new $350 speaker can leave permanent white rings on wooden surfaces and furniture

A few HomePod reviewers have noticed that the device can leave behind semipermanent white marks on some treated wooden surfaces.

There are 2 major reasons you should buy Apple’s HomePod over an Amazon Echo

If you care about audio quality, HomePod is worth considering.