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Amazon Prime Day 2020: A Guide For Irish Shoppers

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Celebrating 5 years in existence and being right up there with Arthur's Day when it comes to made-up holidays, it's nearly time for Amazon Prime Day 2020. It's a day to bag a bargain and buy that thing you've been thinking about for quite some time. I once bought a drill that took me well over a year to...

Credit From Your Echo: Three Launches Alexa Top Up In Ireland

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Last week on Twitter someone asked me to refresh an article I did a few years back. It was the top Amazon Alexa Skills to install on your Amazon Echo device. I really need to get around to updating our own skill because I'm sure most houses now have some sort of Echo device in them. The Irish-specific features...

Amazon Echo Show 5 Review: Great Value Echo Device

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My gaff is awash with smart assistants. I could never choose between Google or Amazon assistants so I've ended up with loads of each. Some stand out as being better than others and some are simply perfect in certain scenarios. The Amazon Echo Show 5 has proven to be an absolute winner in my kitchen. Here's why I love...

Shopping Tips: How To Find The Best Black Friday Deals

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Where the bloody hell has November gone. We're staring down the barrel of Black Friday with Christmas just around the corner. It's been a rollercoaster year but don't let that all distract you. This is the time of the year where you can all to often part with money a little easier that you should as we all get...

Goosed Stats: 32% of Irish Consumers Shopped On Amazon.co.uk in the Past 12 Months

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We're, unfortunately, counting down the days to Brexit. Personally, this is kind of like the whole Google/Huawei app thing. Surely, something is going to happen at the death and make all the panic obsolete, right? Unfortunately, things are ramping up for Brexit to happen and one of the knock-on effects will be increased friction when trying to order from...

Amazon Announces Bose Echo Buds And More Echo Device Updates

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By Jove, I love a good product launch. Unrelated, I always thought that phrase was “by Joe”, but here we are. Today, at an event in Luxembourg, Amazon announced a healthy rake of new products into its Echo range. Amongst the usual, more expected upgrades, were some surprises right out of left field, including Alexa-powered earbuds with Bose active...