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Protect your home with this awkward Alexa skill

Away Mode is an Alexa skill that tricks unwanted visitors into thinking someone insufferable is home.

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PCMAG
Just say 'Alexa, enable Away Mode,' and the skill will start playing hours of audio on your smart speaker to make it sound like people are home. In one 68-minute track, a woman walks her daughter through assembling a dresser over the phone.
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO - Homeowners have always come up with clever ways to scare away potential burglars. They leave the television on while they're away, install dummy cameras or plant the classic "BEWARE OF DOG" sign in the front yard, even though it's just a teacup poodle in the backyard.
The Next Web
For centuries, homeowners have relied on increasingly novel ways to deter would-be home invaders: From motion-sensing lights to dummy cameras, or even "beware of dog" signs that, let's be honest, aren't fooling anyone who has ever met your four pound Yorkie. But it's a new Alexa skill that might be your best bet yet.
Mashable
You can get smart lights and plugs to simulate you being home when you're out, but that costs a lot of money. The fix? If you have an Amazon Echo or Alexa-enabled speaker this new "Away Mode" skill by Hippo might be the saving grace that doesn't break the bank.
Digital Trends
A new Alexa skill plays spoken conversations when you're out - useful for deterring potential house burglars. Designed more as a bit of fun and to prompt people to review their home security setup, "Away Mode" offers a choice of quirky conversation topics written by SNL comedy writers, among others.
Fox News
Kevin McCallister from Home Alone had some ingenious methods of keeping burglars at bay. A new Alexa skill called Away Mode lets you easily employ one of his tactics. Created by smart home insurance company Hippo, the new Alexa skill aims to "harnesses the power of human awkwardness to ward off unwanted visitors," the company wrote.
Fortune
This Amazon Alexa skill tries to keep intruders away by playing these conversations
TechCrunch
Some people leave lights, music or the TV on when they're away from home in an attempt to ward off burglars, but a new Alexa skill called "Away Mode" has a different idea. Instead of lights and noises, you can keep your home safe from unwanted visitors by playing lengthy audio tra...
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A personal health and daily activity dashboard on a mirror

Mango Mirror is a smart mirror that displays your health, fitness, nutrition, sleep, schedule, reminders, news, weather, traffic, daily quotes and more.

🏃🏽‍♀️Displays data from fitbit, Apple watch and other apps and devices via Apple health.

👥 Single User or Multi-User configuration options

🙋🏽‍♀️No buttons. No touch. No voice. Just you.

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Digital Health
As 2017 comes to an end, I wanted to reflect briefly.. on my data. I have tracked my steps, heart rate, weight (AppleWatch, Nokia SteelHR, iPhone) and other more invasive and therefore much less frequent vitals like blood glucose level with One Drop.
Averagejoesmarthome
With technology today, especially wearables, we are tracking an incredible amount of personal data. Step count is the most common example of this data collected by the devices we carry around with us every day and has been the focus of many companies including the likes of Fitbit and Apple.
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Control lights, climate, music and more from your wall

Brilliant simplifies your smart home experience, giving you touch and voice control over all your smart home devices. From lights, music, climate, security, and doorbells to whatever comes next, Brilliant replaces any existing light switch + connects everyone in the home with controls that are easy to access and use. $20 off: producthunt @check out

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Forbes
Update 9/6/18: Updated to remove the pre-order information. Brilliant switches are shipping now! Now that every plug in your house is filled and every flat surface is occupied by some sort of smart speaker, developers have had to find new frontiers. Welcome to the Age of the Smart Switch.
Engadget
Brilliant is compatible with most major smart home devices, including Alexa, Google Assistant, Sonos, Nest, Ecobee, Ring, Phillips Hue and Wemo lights, with more being added all the time.
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