• A university is outfitting living spaces with thousands of Echo Dots

    29 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Soon, Saint Louis University students won't be able to avoid Amazon's near ubiquitous smart speakers. The university announced this week a plan to outfit living spaces with 2,300 Echo Dots. The devices are set to be deployed by the time classes start, later this month.
    SLU is quick to note that it's “the first college or university in the country to bring Amazon Alexa-enabled devices, managed by Alexa for Business, into every student residence hall room and student apartment on campus.” It's certainly not the first to adopt Amazon's smart speakers, but it's among the largest scale for this...
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  • Cover your home in smart devices with three Echo Dots for just $25 apiece

    Cover your home in smart devices with three Echo Dots for just $25 apiece

    30 days ago - By Windows Central

    The ultimate smart home.
    If you add three Echo Dot smart devices to your cart and use the code DOT3PACK during checkout, the price will drop from $119.97 down to $74.97. That's $45 off the price and brings the Echo Dots down to about $25 apiece. The Echo Dot is $40 on its own, and that's only because there's a sale dropping it from $50. It's even bigger savings if you consider that $120 price is usually $150.
    With three Echo Dots, you can group them altogether and add each one to a different part of your house. That way you'll always have Alexa within earshot when you need to ask her about...
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  • Cover your home in smart devices with three Echo Dots for just $25 apiece

    Cover your home in smart devices with three Echo Dots for just $25 apiece

    30 days ago - By Android Central

    The ultimate smart home.
    If you add three Echo Dot smart devices to your cart and use the code DOT3PACK during checkout, the price will drop from $119.97 down to $74.97. That's $45 off the price and brings the Echo Dots down to about $25 apiece. The Echo Dot is $40 on its own, and that's only because there's a sale dropping it from $50. It's even bigger savings if you consider that $120 price is usually $150.
    With three Echo Dots, you can group them altogether and add each one to a different part of your house. That way you'll always have Alexa within earshot when you need to ask her about...
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