“Alexa, wake me up to Rick Astley.”
Smart speakers can be used for a laundry list of different things, but as I’ve quickly been discovering with my Google Home Mini, some of them are fantastic little alarm clocks. Amazon’s Echo devices have long supported alarms, but a new update now allows users to wake up to the song of their choice rather than Amazon’s default alarm tune.
There’s nothing worse than sitting down to stream a movie only to have it repeatedly freeze because other people in your home are clogging up your Wi-Fi. What you might not know, however, is that there’s a simple accessory that can make sure that never happens to you again. If you have a Fire TV Stick or an All-New Fire TV, there’s a simple accessory that you should buy immediately. It’s called the UGREEN Ethernet Adapter, and it adds an Ethernet port to your streaming device to give you wired internet speeds 100% of the time. Is your home not wired for Ethernet? Don’t worry, just pick up a powerline internet adapter like this one and you can convert your regular old wall outlets [...]
Looking for the perfect holiday gift for the adventurer in your life? Well, your search can end right here. Amazon has a killer sale going right now on the insanely popular GoPro Hero5 Black Action Camera, dropping the camera to its lowest price ever. The Hero5 has never been under $300 before, but you can get one for just $289 if you don’t mind “E-commerce packaging.” Of course, why would you mind the box that it comes in? If it’s a gift and you do care about the packaging, you can still get a GoPro Hero5 Black in the standard packaging for just $10 more, which still keeps the price under $300.
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You don’t have to go too far to find a really good universal remote control. And, in fact, you’ve got some really options.
Remote controls, as a general rule, suck. It’s not a matter of your device — stereo, TV, set-top box, whatever — having a good remote. It’s more of “OK, which is the least worst?” … and “How many do I have to keep on hand?”