[IN BRIEF] Retrospective week of 20/04/2020

Hello everyone, here is the retrospective of the week of April 20! A week still very busy in terms of news and tests.


Good news to start this new week of confinement. Amazon will soon launch a new free streaming offer in France ! Accessible from Fire TV Stick streaming keys and Fire tablets, this new content offering should interest more than one.

Amazon Fire TV: a free streaming offer soon in France

Today's information concerns Deliveroo in which Amazon already wanted to invest a few years ago and is finally authorized to do so by the British market authority due to the looming financial crisis.

Deliveroo soon in the fold ofAmazon?


Our day begins with Aurélien and a new tutorial to integrate a Xiaomi or Roborock robot vacuum cleaner into Home Assistant ! Needless to say, this tutorial will be of interest to more than one robot vacuum owner.

[TUTORIAL] Home Assistant: integrating your Xiaomi robot vacuum cleaner

We continue the day with the presentation of the test of the indoor / outdoor mood lamp Smart Life Kesbin brand. Ideal for gardens and terraces, it is able to add a little color to our confined lives!

[TEST] Kesbin: rechargeable indoor / outdoor mood lamp


Don't we say: calm before the storm? In order to verify the saying, Les Alexiens present to you the Netatmo anemometer test ! Connected and

[TEST] Netatmo Connected anemometer: Alexa is in the wind

A newcomer to the world of Zigbee: Sonoff which offers four new ZigBee products in presale, thus a bridge. Thermometer, opening and movement sensors, a rather complete range that should appeal to more than one!

Sonoff ZBBridge: a low-cost ZigBee hub

Skills released today

A busy day on the skills side with no less than four new outings:

Connected house side: Daewoo Home Connect joined the store ofAlexa

To make the little ones laugh Moo box

After looking last week for the number to which Alexa thought, this week with guess the numberIs Alexa who will guess the number you think.

And Beyond - the behind-the-scenes blog at Park Trips


This Thursday we presented the Aqara Cube test a connected cube operating in ZigBee and acting as a multifunction remote control. Another attractive product from the Middle Kingdom!

[TEST] Aqara Cube: the hexahedron connected in ZigBee

Skills released today

A wallpaper skill for the Echo Show and Spot: Heavy rain


Friday is often cleaning day to be quiet on weekends, outside the confinement period means because it is every day at the weekend for many of us at the moment! The Alexiens have therefore tested for you the Shark Wandvac WN251EU vacuum. In addition to being aesthetic, it is effective. What more?

[TEST] Shark Wandvac - Cordless hand vacuum cleaner: double battery, double suction force

Saturday Sunday

Information regarding facial recognition that could happen with the brand's cameras and doorbells RING. Good news which should always allow more security but which is not without raising some questions of confidentiality ...

Ring: facial recognition soon to be deployed?

Want to do more with your Fire TV Stick 4K ? Here are 15 essential free applications for the latter!

Fire TV: Top 15 Best Free Apps!

Want to discover new (foreign) channels or find some French ones on your Echo Show ? Here comes the Skill Stream Player, updated with the new list of available channels!

[SKILL] Your television: Stream Player

Skills released today

although it is the weekend, two publications in the store

Reminders of the Holy Quran

Ultenic Home

Simple user and novice fallen into the pot Alexa, this one fascinates me and thanks to the boys, Jean-Christophe and Alexien Modo, I learn a little more every day. Loving the different aspects ofAlexa, I turned to skills to share my discoveries with you.