How to Turn Your Amazon Echo Into a Smart Home Security System

You’ve been using it for playing music, calling your friends, or just checking the weather. But your Amazon Echo is far more powerful than that. Not only can it form the hub of a smart home, your Amazon Echo (Dot, Spot, Show, whatever) can also act as the control point for a number of home security appliances.

All of this means that you can use your Amazon Echo and Alexa as a home security system.

Get Started: Safely Position Your Amazon Echo

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Amazon Echo Owners Can Now Get a Free Audible Book

If you own an an Amazon Echo, you can now listen to one audiobook for free. Because Amazon is giving away one free audiobook to Audible newbies who own an Echo. The hope being you’ll be so enamored with what’s on offer you’ll sign up for a membership.

Audiobooks are becoming increasingly popular

Getting Started with Audiobooks: How to Finally […]