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Digital assistants are great, except when they aren’t. This week, for example, a software glitch recorded everything people said when doing their reviews of the new Google Home Mini. Yes, everything...

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Perhaps it was only a matter of time, but rumours indicate Google is preparing to launch a competitor to the Amazon Echo Show. TechCrunch reports hearing from multiple sources that Google is building...

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Surely this has happened to you or to someone you know: You put your phone down at home, walk away and a few minutes later, you’re wondering where you left it. There are a number of services, apps,...

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If you’re on social media, you’re probably experiencing an online echo chamber. You’re seeing content and opinions primarily posted by friends and by the media outlets you follow. Like a real-world...

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In March, Arkansas police ordered Amazon to hand over data from one of its smart home devices as part of a murder investigation. In a separate incident, it looks as though Alexa acted ahead of time by...

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This week on the Internet of Things Podcast… After a week with the Amazon Echo Show I realize that I have no friends–on that device at least. In addition to my review of the Show, Kevin shares...

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We are closer to having autonomous homes, with advances in video, compute, and data processing capabilities being added to consumer products. This week marks the general availability of the Amazon Echo...

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Amazon has introduced live video feeds via Alexa on the Echo Show and launched an API for any manufacturer to support it. Earlier this year Amazon announced the Echo Show, which is due to begin shipping...

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Nucleus was the largest investment from Amazon’s Alexa Fund. Now, amazon’s new product will compete with the intercom system. This week Amazon introduced the Echo Show, an Echo device that...

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Echo Look will deliver your clothing data to Amazon. For five minutes after I saw the Amazon Look press release in my inbox, I kept saying to myself, “This is an April Fool’s joke, right?”...

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This week we have sales estimates on the Amazon Echo, a new way to unlock your August locks and a hub that may talk to both HomeKit and legacy Z-wave and ZigBee connected devices. We also cover several...

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Amazon is refusing to hand over voice recordings from its Echo speaker to prosecutors hoping to use the IoT data as evidence against the suspect in a murder case. Many IoT devices collect sensor data...