Smart home, smart speakers, smart Amazon… PAT PILCHER gets to grips with Amazon’s installable smarts – idiot-proof templates to create new ‘skills’ for Alexa.
New reports show Kiwis are paying more for Netflix and Amazon Prime than those in other markets. So what’s that all about? PAT PILCHER checks out the state of play.
Looking to set up a smart home? PAT PILCHER tests out Amazon’s new Echo Show smart home hub and discovers an elegant and useful addition for his kitchen bench.
How to become a millionaire? Own a pay TV company, just make sure you are a billionaire beforehand, says PAT PILCHER.
A leaner, more streamlined, Alexa-friendly and streaming focused Sonos is coming your way. But will consumers go for it? PAT PILCHER takes a look at the planned changes.
Amazon’s cool little Alexa-voiced wireless speakers finally get their NZ release in February. But PAT PILCHER only found out about it by accident. Boo, Amazon!
A magical and emotionally charged journey into the heart of darkness that’s the Amazon jungle, this film is a must-see, writes TOBY WOOLLASTON.
It’s yet another iteration of The Tick, complete with classic ’60s television sensibilities, writes ANDREW JOHNSTONE.
It makes Siri seem prehistoric, and does so much more than simply answer back. PAT PILCHER is in love with Alexa.
Pat Pilcher wonders why all the fuss over Amazon’s first smartphone.