Logitech updates their Alexa Smart Home Skill for Harmony remotes with more natural commands

Logitech has announced that their Alexa Smart Home Skill, which allows control of their Harmony remotes and hubs, now supports more natural language commands using the new entertainment control capabilities that were just made available to developers by Amazon. These updates now remove the need to have two different Alexa skills for Harmony devices and make controlling devices much more intuitive. Read more ›

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Logitech Harmony Smart Remote w/ Hub back on sale for $69.99

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The Logitech Harmony Remote w/ Smart Hub is back on sale on Amazon for $69.99. This matches the lowest price this remote has ever been. Harmony remotes are among the few universal remotes that can control the Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. The included hub connects to the Fire TV via bluetooth and the remote relays button presses through the hub to the Fire TV. The remote connects via RF, so you still don’t have to physically point the remote anywhere, just like with the Fire TV default remote. Additionally, Harmony created a pair of Alexa Skills, so you can have control of your TV with your voice through an Alexa-enabled device.

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Amazon Echo Dot + Harmony Hub package on sale for $89.99 — Today Only

Today only, you can purchase the Amazon Echo Dot with a Harmony Hub for $89.99 from Best Buy. First you need to click here and login to the “My Best Buy Member Offers” page. From that page, click the “Get Offer” button to save $10 on an Echo Dot. Next, add a Black Echo Dot or White Echo Dot to your shopping cart. Then, add the Harmony Hub to your shopping cart and begin checking out. During checkout, be sure to click the “Apply” button on the payment method page to save the additional $10 on the total. The Harmony Hub will automatically be discounted by $50 and the Echo Dot will be discounted by $10 when you click the apply button, for a total of $89.99. Not that this offer is for the Harmony Hub alone, without a remote. This will allow you to control your devices with Alexa or the free Harmony app on your phone, in addition to your regular remotes. If you don’t need the physical Harmony remote, this is the best deal I’ve seen for the hub alone, assuming you’re in the market for an Echo Dot.

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Logitech Harmony Smart Remote w/ Hub on sale for $69.99 — Lowest Price Ever

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The Logitech Harmony Remote w/ Smart Hub is back on sale on Amazon for $69.99. This matches the lowest price this remote has ever been, which was during the last Cyber Monday sale. Harmony remotes are among the few universal remotes that can control the Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. The included hub connects to the Fire TV via bluetooth and the remote relays button presses through the hub to the Fire TV. The remote connects via RF, so you still don’t have to physically point the remote anywhere, just like with the Fire TV default remote. Additionally, Harmony created a pair of Alexa Skills, so you can have control of your TV with your voice through an Alexa-enabled device.

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Logitech Harmony Smart Remote w/ Hub on sale for $69.99 — Lowest Price Ever

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The Logitech Harmony Remote w/ Smart Hub is back on sale on Amazon for $69.99. This matches the lowest price this remote has ever been, which was during this past Cyber Monday sale. The remote is a little backordered already, so get you orders in quick if you’re interested in picking up this entry level model. Harmony remotes are among the few universal remotes that can control the Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. The included hub connects to the Fire TV via bluetooth and the remote relays button presses through the hub to the Fire TV. The remote connects via RF, so you still don’t have to physically point the remote anywhere, just like with the Fire TV default remote. Additionally, Harmony created a pair of Alexa Skills, so you can have limited control of your TV with your voice through an Alexa-enabled device.

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Logitech Harmony Smart Remote w/ Hub on sale for $69.99 — Lowest Price Ever

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The Logitech Harmony Remote w/ Smart Hub just went on sale for $69.99. This matches the lowest price this remote has ever been, which was during this past Cyber Monday. Harmony remotes are among the few universal remotes that can control the Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. The included hub connects to the Fire TV via bluetooth and the remote relays button press through the hub to the Fire TV. The remote connects via RF, so you still don’t have to physically point the remote anywhere, just like with the Fire TV default remote. Additionally, Harmony created a pair of Alexa Skills, so you can have limited control of your TV with your voice through an Alexa-enabled device.

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Logitech Harmony Smart Remote w/ Hub on sale for $69.99 — Lowest Price Ever

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The Logitech Harmony Remote w/ Smart Hub just went on sale for $69.99. This matches the lowest price this remote has ever been, which was during this past Cyber Monday. Harmony remotes are among the few universal remotes that can control the Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. The included hub connects to the Fire TV via bluetooth and the remote relays button press through the hub to the Fire TV. The remote connects via RF, so you still don’t have to physically point the remote anywhere, just like with the Fire TV default remote. Additionally, Harmony created a pair of Alexa Skills, so you can have limited control of your TV with your voice through an Alexa-enabled device.

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Harmony releases second Alexa Skill with additional functionality

A couple of months ago, Harmony released an Alexa Skill that allowed you to start and stop activities on their line of Harmony smart remotes using your voice. Now they have released a second Alexa Skill with additional functionality. The two Alexa Skills can work together or independently. Read on for an explanation of why there are two skills and the advantages of each. Read more ›

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Logitech Harmony Smart Remote w/ Hub on sale for $69.99 — Lowest Price Ever

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The Logitech Harmony Remote w/ Smart Hub is on sale for $69.99 during Amazon’s Cyber Monday sale. This matches the lowest price this remote has ever been. Harmony remotes are among the few universal remotes that can control the Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. The included hub connects to the Fire TV via bluetooth and the remote relays button press through the hub to the Fire TV. The remote connects via RF, so you still don’t have to physically point the remote anywhere, just like with the Fire TV default remote. Additionally, Harmony just created their own Alexa Skill, so you can have limited control of your TV with just your voice through an Alexa-enabled device.

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Logitech Harmony Elite Remote and Echo Dot 2 bundle available for $60 off

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Amazon has just made a new bundle available that groups together the Logitech Harmony Elite Remote and Echo Dot 2 for a total of $287.58. That is a savings of $60 versus buying the two items separately, so you’re essentially getting a free Echo Dot for buying the Harmony remote. The black Echo Dot bundle has already sold out, so only the white Echo Dot option is available. The Harmony Elite Remote included in this bundle is Logitech’s top of the line remote. It features a full color touchscreen and comes with the Logitech Home Hub. The hub connects to the Amazon Fire TV or Fire TV Stick via Bluetooth, which lets you control your streaming device through the universal remote. With the release of an official Harmony Alexa Skill last week, thre trio of Harmony + Alexa + Fire TV has never worked better.

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