[BCAB] A couple of interesting Prime deals

Michael Cassidy mike.cassidy at ntlworld.com
Tue Jul 11 14:36:35 BST 2017


Hi all.

All good stuff: Echo for £79 approx. and Echo Dot for around £39.

Cheers,

Mike
> On 11 Jul 2017, at 12:48, Sean Randall <contact at seanrandall.me> wrote:
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> Hi all,
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> It's prime day, as you've probably heard. If you are an Amazon prime member, or have a trial membership, todays the day you get a
> lot of discounts.
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> The Amazon  Echo family, fire TV and tablets are all discounted today, as are smart lighting, cameras  and heating systems. Loads of
> things are probably on offer I haven't seen, but . 
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> The 2 things that caught my eye as a potentially useful thing for people here are:
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> 1.     The Triby portable radio and speakerphone, which goes on sale at 3:00PM. It has alexa in it, and one-touch access to up to 10
> preset radio stations (you set from the app).  It charges via Micro USB, has a magnetised back and  a good battery according to the
> specs; it also listens rather than needing a button press.  Interestingly The reviews aren't very positive.
> https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B013DJSKKQ/
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> 2.    The Flic wireless smart button, goes on sale from 5:21PM today.  This is a clever idea if you listen to audiobooks or music in
> the same place, such as a favourite   arm chair.  It's a battery-powered button you can link with an app to control various aspects
> of your phone or tablet. So you could just press it to pause or resume the audio, without needing to fumble with the touchscreen.
> https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B06XR6Q2V9
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> I'm sure there's plenty of other neat stuff out there (I've got my eye on a programmable toy robot for my daughter and a new Hugh
> bulb for our lounge as well today). I also  saw some neat Wireless apple watch chargers if you're into that.
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