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Religious Group Asked Netflix To Remove Good Omens, Hilarity Ensues

Something happened last week that deserved awarded an Internet gold. Netflix was called upon to cancel Good Omens, a religious-themed series, by a petition signed by 20,000 people. It seems like nothing out of the ordinary. People cry foul every time. The problem is, Good Omens is not on Netflix, let alone a Netflix programming. It belongs to Amazon Prime. Continue reading Religious Group Asked Netflix To Remove Good Omens, Hilarity Ensues

Amazon Outs 2019 Kindle Oasis With Adjustable Color Temperature

Is eReader, AKA eBook reader, still a thing in 2019? If it is to you then you may want to check out the 2019 Amazon Kindle Oasis. In between the 2019 model and the first we saw in 2016, there has been just one new Kindle Oasis. TBH, the 2017 had mark upgrade over the first Oasis, but the 2019 over the 2017? Don’t so much. Continue reading Amazon Outs 2019 Kindle Oasis With Adjustable Color Temperature

Watch Amazon’s New Pegasus Drive Robots Sort Out Packages

You have been awed by the sight of Chinese company STO Express Xuzhou’s robots sorting out packages and also saw Amazon’s army of warehouse robots. Now meet the latter’s latest robots, Pegasus drive, at its sortation center in Denver, Colorado. These 2 feet high and 3 feet wide (61 x 91 centimeters) orange robots roll on wheels and each of them is outfitted with a tiny conveyor belt up top reminiscing that of a treadmill. Here’s out Pegasus drive works: Continue reading Watch Amazon’s New Pegasus Drive Robots Sort Out Packages

Amazon Revealed Transforming Prime Air Delivery Drone

Yes. Yes. We have all heard about unmanned delivery promised by Amazon, but until today, it has yet to materialize. The world’s largest online retailer hasn’t stop working on it though, both on the system and the hardware. Regarding the latter, the company has revealed its latest iteration that is vastly different, and dare we say, more sophisticated over the last one we saw flying over Cambridgeshire, England and somewhat similar in concept to the initial model. Continue reading Amazon Revealed Transforming Prime Air Delivery Drone

Amazon Now Sells Entire Houses With Free Shipping To Boot

It is no secret that Amazon sells virtually anything. The online retail giant sells anything from the most mundane items like books and blenders to crazy stuff like uranium ore and Old Man wall decals. Now, we heard it is selling entire houses too. And when say “entire houses,” we are not talking about real estate properties. It is the actual house where you will be needing a land to put on. Though this whole house business is not entirely new. Continue reading Amazon Now Sells Entire Houses With Free Shipping To Boot

Amazon’s Ambitious Mothership Is Real! Nah, Just Kidding. It Is Fake. Phew!

For a moment, it appears that Amazon may have make good on its patent filed in 2014 for an autonomous airborne fulfillment center. Airborne Fulfillment Center or AFC is basically a giant warehouse in the sky that dispatches delivery drones from as high as 45,000 feet. It was a concept that is bold and yet feels dystopia and futuristic at the same time. Continue reading Amazon’s Ambitious Mothership Is Real! Nah, Just Kidding. It Is Fake. Phew!

Here’s The Updated Razer Blade 15 And Other Razer Gizmos And News

Razer is like the Apple of all-thing-gaming. We cannot afford all, but we love talking about it and so, here’s a list of stuff and news that the gaming lifestyle company has dropped since late December running up to CES 2019. Back on December 19, 2018, Razer officially launched the world’s first wireless keyboard and mouse designed specifically for Xbox One. Dubbed Razer Turret for Xbox One, it brings game-integrated lighting and a whole new way of playing Xbox One. Continue reading Here’s The Updated Razer Blade 15 And Other Razer Gizmos And News

Amazon Sells Everything, Now Even Has Its Own Brand Of Motor Oil

Well, what do you know? Online retail juggernaut, Amazon, not only sells everything and anything, but it is also peddling its own brand of motor oil. You heard that right. Motor oil. You know? That viscous gold-ish fluid that keeps your fossil fuel-powered automobile’s engine cool and lubricated? Yeah, that thing. I never imagine one day Amazon would be selling its own brand of motor oil (or engine oil, as some prefer to call it). But here it is, AmazonBasics High Mileage Motor Oil is a thing and it is available in a variety of SAE grade and volume for your picking. Continue reading Amazon Sells Everything, Now Even Has Its Own Brand Of Motor Oil

Iconic Singing And Talking Fish Billy Bass Now Gets Alexa Compatibility

Two years ago, someone rewrote the future when he made the iconic Big Mouth Billy Bass into a mouthpiece of Alexa. It was a hilarious hack which we thought it was the last of it. Other than Brian Kane, anyone who wishes for a singing animatronic fish that spits out Alexa’s response when prompted a question will have to hack a Billy Bass themselves. BUT that was then because, thanks to Gemmy Industries, you can now buy an Alexa compatible Big Mouth Billy Bass. Yep. You heard that right. The 90s icon is back, now Alexa-compatible. Continue reading Iconic Singing And Talking Fish Billy Bass Now Gets Alexa Compatibility

Pikachu Talk Skill For Alexa And New Pokémon Plushies Introduced

Since we are the topic of Pokémon, we thought you may like know a couple of new developments. The first is Pokémon Pikachu Talk Skill for Amazon Alexa and Google Home where you can “converse ‘live’” with Pikachu. Instead of the usual Alexa or Google Home voice, whatever you ask or commands your Amazon Alexa or Google Home device will be reciprocated with Pikachu classic lines like “Pika?”, “Pika, Pika!”, and “Pikaaaa.” I guess you could say Pikachu Talk Skill for Alexa and Google Home is the closest experience you will get to having an actual Pokémon creature. Continue reading Pikachu Talk Skill For Alexa And New Pokémon Plushies Introduced