Amazon Echo Show (2nd Gen) review: Bigger sound and better looks

Amazon Echo Show (2nd Gen) review: Bigger sound and better looks

Last year, Amazon brought us the Echo Show, an Alexa-enabled smart speaker with a touchscreen display. My colleague Ry Crist wasn’t sure about it. The design was boxy and old-fashioned, and as much as Amazon pushed it as device for making video calls, giving Alexa a touchscreen interface didn’t really improve the voice control experience. […]

Amazon Echo Studio review: Biggest, best Echo sound yet

Amazon Echo Studio review: Biggest, best Echo sound yet

Amazon was the first company to popularize the smart speaker with the release of the original Alexa-based Echo five years ago. There was just one problem however: It sounded like a clock radio wedged in a length of pipe. Successive updates have tweaked both the design...