• REVIEW: Amazon's $150 Echo Plus speaker is the absolute quickest way to make your home smarter

    One year ago - By Business Insider

    Amazon Echo Plus is a new $150 smart speaker that connects to many smart-home gadgets right out of the box.
    Its simple-setup feature is great, but limited in some areas, and to certain devices.
    This holiday season, Amazon and Google are going to war for your wallet, with the Amazon Echo and Google Home smart speakers both vying for a spot on your end table or in your kitchen.
    Key to this war is the idea of the smart home. While the Amazon Echo began as a simple voice-activated speaker , even CEO Jeff Bezos thinks its brightest future is as a hub and operating system for internet-connected...
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