The company said the Echo had woken up after hearing a word that sounded like "Alexa."
Apple is now offering a $50 credit for some replacements made in 2017.
Experts said sharing an account or paying month to month could help customers' cut costs.
As Facebook prepares to launch its online dating service, one man warns that scammers used his photos and identity to con women out of money for the last three years.
While smartphones are becoming increasingly expensive, some topping $1,000, customers are saving money by buying older model phones and trading older phones for newer ones.
The firm denies using personal Facebook data on the Trump campaign.
Uber suspended nationwide testing after one of its vehicles struck a woman.
Jason Frei's son Robbie modeled and 3D printed a new hand for his dad.
The app-based service instantly protects people from more than 200,000 numbers.
Experts say the best discounts may be from lesser-known carriers like Cricket and Boost Mobile.