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A+ Alexa! 17 Awesome Amazon Echo Device Gifts for 2022

In Amazon Echo by Tim Brennan

Summary: In this article, I review the best Amazon Echo device gifts to give and get in what is already shaping up to be another epic year for Alexa. If you simply want to know the best Amazon Echo devices to gift this year, here they are, starting with my favorites: #1 – Echo Show 10 #2 – Amazon Astro …

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Cradlewise vs SNOO: Which Smart Bassinet Is Best? [2022]

In Parenting by Tim Brennan

The stage is set for another battle of bassinets, and this time it’s the Cradlewise vs SNOO Smart Sleeper! There are some key differences between these two brands that make them unique. Here is a breakdown of the major differences between the two: The Cradlewise convertible smart crib mimics bouncing a baby in one’s arms, and it has a built-in …

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Amazon Echo Auto Vs Input Vs Dot Vs Link Vs Amp [2022]

In Amazon Echo by Tim Brennan

In this post, I will explore the differences between Amazon’s Echo Auto vs Input vs Dot vs Link vs Amp. A Surprising Echo Question urprisingly, I often get asked to explain the differences between two or more of these speakers. Why is this surprising? I mean, some of them look the same.  Two are roundish, two look like Ham radios, …

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9 Best Echo Show Compatible Cameras [2022 Update]

In Home Security by Tim Brennan

Dang-you, Amazon Prime Day! I now own an Echo Show 15, 10, 8, and 5, and I have been thinking about adding at least two Echo Show compatible cameras to my Amazon smart home ecosystem. In my typical O.C.D. fashion, I have been researching cameras like crazy, and here is what I found out about both indoor and outdoor cams. …

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Echo Auto 2nd Gen vs 1st Gen: Beep, Beep Alexa [2022]

In Amazon Echo by Tim Brennan

In this article, I’ll make a full comparison of the Amazon Echo 2nd Gen vs 1st Gen devices that put Alexa in your passenger seat. Is Echo Auto Worth Upgrading? love my Echo Auto 1st Gen and having Alexa in my car as my co-pilot. I use it to navigate to my destination, play my favorite music, listen to podcasts …

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How To Increase Alexa Microphone Sensitivity [2022 Update]

In Amazon Alexa, How Tos by Tim Brennan

Currently, there is no setting in the Alexa app that lets you can increase Alexa microphone sensitivity of your Echo devices. However, in this post, I explain a few things you can try to help Alexa hear and understand you better. Why Can’t Alexa Hear Me? ‘ve got a bunch of Echo devices. Eight is the last count, I believe. …

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7 Best Smart Space Heaters of 2022 [5 Work with Alexa]

In HVAC & Power by Tim Brennan

In this article, I’ll go over everything you need to help you compare the best smart space heaters [a few of which even work with Amazon Alexa]. My goal? To help you purchase the best heater for your needs, space, and budget. If you just want to know the best smart space heaters, here are 11 great options: #1. Premium …