Score a Surface Go 2 tablet with up to $140 in savings at Amazon and Best Buy

The Surface Go 2 is an excellent netbook-styled tablet PC, with enough power to be a decent sketchpad, an Office workhorse, web browser, or Netflix device. You can even use it for gaming from the cloud with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate (which is also on sale for Black Friday, by the way).

If you always felt like the Surface Go 2 was a little too rich for your blood, check out this deal from Best Buy, which is offering $100 off the typical asking price for the base model. If you’re willing to pick up a refurbished option, you can

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Amazon liable for crash because software “micromanages” delivery drivers, victim says

Enlarge / An Amazon delivery truck drives down a street in Anaheim, California.


Amazon is currently defending itself against a lawsuit that could determine whether it is liable for the actions of its contract delivery drivers.

In March, Ans Rana was going to see his sister’s new house with his father and brother, who was driving a Tesla Model S, when they came upon a disabled vehicle on Interstate 75 outside Atlanta. Rana’s brother slowed to a near stop, but the Amazon delivery van behind them apparently didn’t notice. The driver of the van was going nearly 14 miles

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Amazon adds new colors and software features to Echo Frames

When Amazon’s Echo Frames smart glasses first became widely available, they were capable if somewhat boring. There simply weren’t many styles, colors and sizes to choose from at launch. Thankfully, Amazon is working to address that issue. The company is introducing two new colors called “Quartz Grey” and “Pacific Blue.” Amazon will offer both with a variety of lens options, including ones that filter out blue light. Additionally, you can now order the existing Modern Tortoise Echo Frames with either sunglasses or blue light lenses.

If you already own a pair of Echo Frames, you can look forward to new

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Here’s everything Amazon announced at its September hardware event

Amazon held its annual fall hardware event on Tuesday. It’s too bad the company didn’t stream the proceedings to the public because it was jam-packed with announcements. We saw everything from new Echo devices to an Alexa-powered robot. But worry not, we have you covered. Here’s everything the company announced today.



In an event packed with offbeat products, Amazon saved its most unusual one for last. In Astro, the company has created an Alexa-powered robot that can move around your home. It has three primary functions. It can provide home security, check-in on loved ones and pets and

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Amazon unveils new hardware lineup

Amazon unveiled a new hardware lineup on Tuesday that will utilize ambient computing to provide customers with a more connected experience across their devices. 

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Below is a FOX Business roundup of the announcements. 


Amazon Smart Thermostat

The Amazon Smart Thermostat, developed in partnership with experts from Honeywell Home thermostat maker Resideo, is Energy

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The Amazon Appstore will support Android App Bundles soon

Starting in August, Google will require new apps submitted to the Play Store to come in the Android App Bundle (AAB) format instead of the APKs that were used until now. Amazon is not going to be left behind, the company announced that it is working on AAB support for its Appstore (which will also be the default source of Android apps on Windows 11).

The Amazon Appstore will continue to accept APK submissions from developers, in fact the submission process will not change. Bundles have several advantages over APKs as they make for smaller app downloads and enable dynamic

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Amazon Fire HD 10 (2021) Review: Still Great Value

The Fire HD 10 isn’t the best tablet you’re ever going to use. Not even close. But it is cheap, decently powerful, and good enough for many of us.

Amazon’s 2021 update to the 10-inch Fire HD 10 mirrors what we saw last year with the 8-inch model. There are now two variants, one with 3 gigabytes of RAM and a “Plus” model with 4 GB. Amazon has also added something it calls the Productivity Bundle, which consists of a Fire HD 10 tablet (3-GB RAM model), a Bluetooth keyboard case, and a 12-month subscription to Microsoft 365 (which

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