Alexa and Fire TV devices are constantly improving over time and now on Monday the company announced that a user can connect their Echo devices with their Fire TV.This allows a user to build a variety of immersive, wireless speaker configurations for living room set-up, including 1.0 and 2.0 configurations and, for owners of Echo Sub, 1.1 and 2.1 configurations as well, the company said in a statement. To use the new update a user need to tap on the devices icon in the Alexa app on the lower right-hand side and then tap the “+” icon on the upper right hand side.ALSO READ: You can now ask Alexa to pay your bills through Amazon PayTap “Set Up Audio System” from the popup and then tap “Home Theatre” on the next screen. Select Fire TV device and then “Next” to name your new Home Theatre system.Select the Echo devices like to use as speakers - one can set-up two speakers, plus an optional Echo … [Read more...] about Now, create Alexa home theatre system with Amazon Fire TV, Echo speakers
LOS ANGELES: Following its merger with Fox, Disney on Tuesday sketched out its future plans for two of its most towering franchises - 'Star Wars' saga and 'Avatar'. Three new as-yet untitled 'Star Wars' films will hit the big screen every other year just before Christmas starting in 2022, the mega-studio announced. That means that there could be a three-year wait between the December release of 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker', the final film in the original series begun in 1977, and the next big-screen 'Star Wars' flick. Several 'Star Wars' projects are in the works, including a trilogy by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, the creators of HBO's 'Game of Thrones', and a separate trilogy by 'Last Jedi' director Rian Johnson. A spokeswoman for Disney, contacted by AFP, did not offer additional details about the upcoming scheduled films, which will expand upon the cinematic universe created by George Lucas. Mark your calendars: new films from @starwars, @MarvelStudios, @Pixar, and … [Read more...] about Block your calendar: Disney sets dates for next ‘Star Wars’ and ‘Avatar’ films
The Indian music streaming market recently saw a shift with the entry of Spotify and YouTube Music. Leaving users spoilt for choices and increasing competition, two local players have now decreased subscription prices by 75%. JioSaavn Pro annual subscription is now available for a dirt cheap price of Rs 299. JioSaavn is running a 75% discount on its annual subscription plan which is originally priced at Rs 999. With this new discounted plan, users would be paying Rs 24 per month for JioSaavn Pro. Interested users can still opt for the monthly subscription available at Rs 99. Another local player, Gaana has also slashed its yearly subscription plan from Rs 1,098 to Rs 299. Gaana Plus is also available monthly at Rs 99, and for three months at Rs 199. Premium subscription on both JioSaavn and Gaana Plus offers offline playback, removes ads, exclusive content and more. There’s no word till when these discounts will be available. But the offer is a steal right now. The latest move by … [Read more...] about JioSaavn Pro, Gaana Plus slash annual subscription prices by 75%
Outrageous sums of more than $300,000 are being sought for the car spaces as a rising number of inner city and eastern suburbs homes hit the market for sale without parking. Nearly a third of the residential properties for sale in Paddington, Surry Hills, Darlinghurst, Bondi Beach and the Sydney CBD did not include off-street parking, analysis of CoreLogic sales data showed. MORE: Australia’s priciest home sold for $140m Why tradies are cranking up prices It was a similar situation in Zetland, Redfern and Woolloomooloo, where just over a quarter of the homes were selling without parking. This parking spot in the Chimes Building in Potts Point is for sale again after setting the record price for a car space when it sold for $264,000 in 2015.Source:Supplied The same price would be enough to secure a two-bedroom apartment in an over 55s community in Penrith.Source:Supplied There was an even bigger parking shortage in exclusive Potts Point, where about 60 per cent of … [Read more...] about Worst suburbs to park: car spaces listed for $300k-plus amid parking shortage
TV actress Dipika Kakar Ibrahim, who is currently winning hearts for her performance as 'Sonakshi' in Star Plus show 'Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum' opposite Karan V Grover, is happily married to her 'Sasural Simar Ka' co-actor Shoaib Ibrahim. The talented actress recently took out time from her hectic schedule and celebrated 'Eid Mila-dun-Nabi' with husband Shoaib. Dipika Kakar took to her social media account yesterday (10th November) and posted an adorable picture with hubby Shoaib and wished her fans 'Eid mubarak'. View this post on Instagram ❤❤❤ . . . For all latest videos and news follow @ronakshiuniverse ❤ . . #KahaanHumKahaanTum #Ronakshi #rohitsippy #sonakshirastogi #Ronakshi #khkt #parvati #kahanhumkahantum #karanvgrover #dipika #sippy #rastogi @karanvgrover @ms.dipika @farnazshetty @alice__kaushik @abhishek__malik @iwasi_official @kashishr_ @veenaasikcand @vickythawani @paras.zutshi @sandiipsikcand #kahanhumkahantum A post shared by … [Read more...] about PICS: ‘Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum’ Actress Dipika Kakar Celebrates ‘Eid Mila-dun-Nabi’ With Hubby Shoaib Ibrahim!