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How To Fix Could Not Communicate With Chromecast
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Could Not Communicate With Your Chromecast | Troublshooting Guide

The Google Chromecast device works seamlessly and effectively in most cases, but occasionally you may experience some issues connecting your mobile devices to your Chromecast. These issues can be frustrating since there is not much in the way of troubleshooting in the manual. Sometimes you may get an error message on your phone that says…

How Does A Fire Stick Work?
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Amazon Fire Stick – What Is It and How Does It Work?

The number of people streaming movies and TV shows is quickly surpassing the number of cable and network television users – and for good reason. In large part due to devices like Amazon’s Fire Stick being so affordable and versatile. If you haven’t made the leap to streaming, you might be asking yourself: “What exactly…

Apple TV on Firestick
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Apple TV+ On Firestick – Streaming On Fire TV

Did you know that you don’t need an Apple TV device to watch Apple TV+? You can actually watch Apple’s streaming service on many types of devices. In this article, we’ll be covering how to watch Apple TV on Firestick. Apple TV+ is one of the leading subscription-based streaming services, alongside names like Netflix and…

WE.LOCK Review
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WELOCK Smart Lock Review – The PCB10KEY34

Financial compensation was not received for this post. A sample product was, however, gifted by WELOCK for the purpose of this review. Opinions expressed here are my own. Pros Cons ✔ Quick and easy install✔ Unique design✔ Optional hub allows you to unlock from anywhere ➖ Hard to understand instructions➖ Doesn’t properly fit door Key…

The Narwal T10 Robotic Mop & Vacuum – A Complete Review
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The Narwal T10 Robotic Mop & Vacuum – A Complete Review

Financial compensation was not received for this post. A sample product was, however, gifted by Narwal for the purpose of this review. Opinions expressed here are my own. Pros Cons ✔ Among the best in robotic mopping ✔ Automated scheduling for cleaning ✔ Very Quiet ➖ Not built for carpet ➖ Can only use it…

How To Watch TV On Echo Show
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How To Watch TV On Echo Show – Everything You Need To Know

The Echo Show is an excellent smart display and smart home companion. Not only is it a great tool though, but it’s also a small entertainment powerhouse. Yeah, that’s right – you can even watch TV on Amazon’s Echo Show. Alexa has come a long way from her original conception, as has her hardware sibling…

Smart Lighting With Alexa
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How Does Alexa Turn On Lights – Smart Lighting Explained

Smart home technology is becoming more popular every day as people are looking for new ways of making their lives easier. The entry point into smart homes is often simply just learning to control your lighting with a smart speaker. This can easily be done with Alexa through an Amazon Echo device. In this guide,…

Can you use Echo Dot without Alexa?
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Do You Need Alexa to Use an Echo or Echo Dot?

Alexa, Echo, Echo Show, Echo Dot…. what does all this mean? Do you need Alexa to use an Echo device? There tends to be a little confusion around Alexa and Amazon’s Echo smart speakers. Especially for those who haven’t used Alexa before. Fortunately, in this article, we’re going to get all that squared away for…

Smart Shower Heads
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Best Smart Shower Heads – What, Why, and Which Ones To Buy

When someone says smart home, you rarely think of the bathroom. Most of us picture a high-tech lighting system, smart TVs, or perhaps, security cameras… but, smart shower heads? Yes, that’s right. There are even smart shower heads and complete digitally controlled smart shower systems. People tend to spend between 30 minutes to 1 hour in…

Power XL Air Fryer Review
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PowerXL Air Fryer Grill Review – Is It Actually Any Good?

So, you’ve heard of an air fryer. Maybe you have one… but “what is an Air Fryer Grill?” you might wonder. If so, you’ve probably come across the PowerXL Air Fryer Grill. Experimenting with cooking appliances is exciting – it can unlock endless possibilities! But, sooner or later, you might find that your fryer, contact…

Best Alexa For Kids - Children jumping on bed
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The Best Alexa For Kids: Parent-Tested and Kid-Approved

If you have an Amazon Echo in your household, chances are, your child enjoys the benefits as much as you do. I know our kids do! We have a son who uses the Echo Show to watch kids’ videos every night before bed and a daughter who dances her heart out to Alexa song requests…