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Amazon Fire TV Stick with new remote control: buttons for streaming services

Amazon has revised its Fire TV Stick offering and now offers streaming help with a new remote control. This provides buttons for quick access to Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Amazon Music. The new remote control is also available separately if you want to retrofit the existing HDMI dongle with it. However, a delivery time of ...

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Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen) now available for pre-order

Amazon's new smart speaker with a rotating display, the 10rd generation Echo Show 3, is now available for pre-order. According to the product page, the speaker-display combination presented in 2020 and available in the USA since last month will be delivered in Germany and Austria from April 14, 2021. On the site you can also…

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Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 22

Today is not only children's day, but also Friday again and therefore time for the Sir Apfelot newsreel! This time I'll show you which Apple and tech news I particularly noticed in calendar week 22 in 2018. In the following I reproduce the main point from the respective reports and contributions and link the source so that you ...

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Reader's report: The Apple HomePod in a practical test - is it worth buying?

A reader recently wrote to me that he could write me a small review of the HomePod because he took one home with him from a trip to the USA. Of course, I gladly accepted this offer. However, since he does not want to be named, I would like to thank him in advance. It is great, …

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Smatree SmaCup: Powerbank for Amazon Echo Dot 2nd generation

If you use the Echo Dot from Amazon and want to use Alexa not only at the socket, but also mobile in the whole apartment or even on the go, then the Smatree SmaCup might be the right thing for you. The battery station for the 2nd generation of the Echo Dot serves as a power bank and also supplies the voice assistant with...

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Safe and unsafe: Smart Home door lock for Alexa and Siri from August (or other manufacturer)

Smart home security. It sounds a bit like parenting class in kindergarten: you have to make sure that Alexa and Siri don't encourage August to open the door to strangers. However, these names and measures are about home automation. Who is e.g. B. the August Smart Lock (or a model from Abus, Nuki Home ...

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