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FLUSH MOUNT YOUR FREE AMAZON ECHO DOT

There's something futuristically cool about walking throughout your home barking commands to Alexa. From turning lights on and off, turning the espresso machine on, playing music throughout your home, or even getting the latest footy scores, ...

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HOT DEAL: DENON AV RECEIVERS AT HARVEY NORMAN

Here at GadgetNET, we're always on the lookout for a great deal for readers, and this week's deal comes courtesy of Harvey Norman and the Denon 7.2 Channel AVR-X1400 Surround Receiver.

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REVIEW: TIVOLI AUDIO MODEL ONE DIGITAL RADIO

Eighteen years after the release of the original Model One radio from Tivoli Audio, the brand is back with the Model One Digital with a completely modern update that pays respects to the now iconic Model One radio.

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TIVOLI AUDIO’S NEW ALL-IN-ONE IS IMPRESSIVE

One of the most famous names in radios and a brand now paving the way for stylish, multiroom wireless audio, Tivoli Audio, showed off its new products at a recent trade show in Munich, Germany.

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SONOS OPENS THE DOOR TO APPLE’S AIRPLAY2 LATER THIS YEAR

In a big move for Sonos and a major coup for Apple, the wireless loudspeaker company will allow Apple’s Airplay2 into the closed Sonos ecosystem, letting Apple’s HomePod play nicely with Sonos speakers and giving Siri system control if required.

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ALEXA IS LISTENING AND WILL SOON REMEMBER

For those already unsure about having a device that listens to them in the home, Alexa's latest feature is sure to ensure your opposition. For everyone else, however, its new memory function may prove useful.

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SONOS ONE SMART SPEAKER NOW AMAZON ALEXA ENABLED

Sonos fans in Australia have been waiting patiently since November last year for Alexa control to arrive on their shiny new Sonos ONE speakers. Sonos has finally released a free software update that enables Alexa voice control for the Sonos One ...

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AMAZON ECHO’S CUTEST ALEXA DEVICE NOW AVAILABLE

Small, cute and curvy with a seductive voice. Not a singles advert, just a quick description of the new Amazon Echo Spot, available now from Amazon Australia now for just A$199.

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JBL LAUNCHES LINK 300 SMART SPEAKER WITH GOOGLE ASSISTANT

Not so long ago JBL released a natty new range of voice-activated speakers called the JBL LINK series. The latest addition to the LINK range is called the LINK 300, and it's available now at selected retailers and from JBL Australia’s website.

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VODAFONE TV TAKES ON OPTUS, FETCH AND TELSTRA TV

Consumers have taken to streaming movies like ducks do to water, and this is why Vodaphone is forging a partnership with movie service provider Netflix with its new Vodafone TV.

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STUNNING NEW HOMEPOD VIDEO FROM APPLE

Released globally last night on Apple’s YouTube channel, this fantastic ad for Apple’s HomePod called “Welcome Home,” was directed by noted US film director Spike Jonze, a serious film industry heavyweight.

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AMAZON SNAFFLES UP SMART DOORBELL MAKER RING

Knock, Knock. Who’s there? Amazon won’t come a ‘knocking on anyone’s doorbell. Not when it can ring instead.

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SOUNDCAST LAUNCH, OUTDOOR SPEAKERS REDEFINED

Soundcast is an award-winning brand of high-performance Bluetooth speakers that relaunched in Australia this week.

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AMAZON ALEXA TO LAUNCH IN AUSTRALIA NEXT MONTH

The long-awaited announcement of Amazon's launch of Alexa and Echo has finally arrived. The voice control giant is now offering the Echo range of smart speakers via pre-order on Amazon Australia, with the service set to go live February 1st, 2018.

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YET ANOTHER AMAZON PRODUCT WE CAN’T BUY IN AUSTRALIA

Amazon is proudly boasting its new Echo Spot, a mash of the Echo Show and the Echo Dot in one cute little tabletop form factor. But if you live in Australia, you can't have it, or any other Echo or Alexa product, at least officially, yet.

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JAPANESE ROBOTS ARE CLEANING UP

In a taste of what’s to come for the future of work, Japanese robotics and healthcare outfit Seven Dreamers has come up with a futuristic way of folding laundry.

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HEATWORKS TETRA CONNECTED DISHWASHER

Heatworks, the maker of the rather clever Model 3 tankless water heater, retained the noted industrial design firm Frog Design, to work with them on a new consumer product using their Ohmic Array water heating tech.

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