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Today’s best deal: save on the TP-Link Smart Plug at Amazon

Today’s best deal from Amazon is the top-rated Kasa WiFi Smart Plug by TP-Link. Amazon has discounted the smart home device down to only $13.98/£19.99 – that’s the best price we’ve seen for this popular smart plug. The TP-Link Smart Plug works with Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant so …

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Amazon cancels new NYC HQ

After a lengthy public bidding process, e-commerce giant Amazon decided that it would build its new headquarters in not one location but two with its new offices split between Washington, DC and New York City. However, following opposition from residents and local lawmakers, the company has just announced that it …

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Amazon is buying mesh router company eero to dominate your smart home

Amazon announced today that it’s buying eero, a popular mesh router start-up that has made easy-to-setup whole home Wi-Fi without dead zones. It’s a move that “helps customers better connect to smart home devices,” according to Amazon’s press release, but really, it’s another way to counter Google’s smart home initiatives, …

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Amazon might be reconsidering its second headquarters in New York

After facing opposition from lawmakers and residents, Amazon might not built its second headquarters in New York after all. Sources who are “familiar with the company’s thinking” spoke to The Washington Post on Friday, and said the e-commerce giant might reconsider its deal in the face of vocal opposition to …

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Amazon offers suggestions on facial recognition guidance

As criticism over its facial recognition system Rekognition has grown among lawmakers and consumers alike, Amazon has come out in favor of legislating the technology and has even proposed guidelines on how to do so. In a blog post, Amazon Web Services’ VP of Global Public Policy, Michael Punke laid …

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