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SpaceX developing Project Echo

Reports suggest that SpaceX has acquired land East of Austin, Texas, to build its ‘Project Echo’. The new project involves a new warehouse built on some 170 acres of land. The local application covers construction in Bastrop County, and which is located not far from a new Tesla factory and where Elon Musk’s Boring Company […]

June 24, 2022By Chris Forrester

Sling TV on Amazon Echo Show 15

Amazon Echo Show 15 customers in the US can now stream Sling TV to watch live television and access its catalogue of more than 150,000 on-demand shows and movies. Viewers can get started by simply saying “Alexa, open Sling TV” and log-in to their account. Once in the app, users can request specific channels by […]

March 16, 2022

Data: Nintendo Switch top Xmas gaming gift

Gaming consoles emerged the winner in the battle of the Christmas presents, according to network usage data from UK connectivity provider TalkTalk, who analysed the data of over one million of its customers – showing what devices they connected to the network and when on Christmas Day 2021 vs 2020 – and it’s thrown up some […]

January 7, 2022

Amazon introduces upgraded Echo Show 8 and Echo Show 5

Amazon has introduced its newest generation of Echo Show devices – the new Echo Show 8 and Echo Show 5. “Customers love using Echo Show to stay in touch and in the past year have made nearly three times the number of video calls globally than the year prior,” said Eric Saarnio, Vice President, Amazon […]

May 13, 2021

Netflix coming to Amazon’s Echo Show

Amazon has confirmed that Netflix will soon be available on its Echo Show smart displays, including the new rotating Echo Show 10 In a press release, Amazon said “Coming soon, you will also be able to watch Netflix simply by asking Alexa, with the ability to search, browse, and stream the entire catalogue, including Netflix […]

September 25, 2020By Nik Roseveare