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How Amazon is pushing Google and Apple out of the smart home market

At an event, Amazon made some 70 odd announcements and launched over a dozen Alexa-powered gadgets.

For a while now, the smart home space has been looked at as the next frontier by the biggest tech giants of the world. Google, Apple, Amazon, and Samsung, all have thrown in their hats in the ring in the hope of emerging as the leader in a space that many believe will define the convergence between humankind and technology in the coming decades. 

Though the race has been neck and neck for quite some time, we finally appear to be seeing a leader emerge. 

At a glittering event in Seattle, Jeff Bezos' Amazon took a lead over its rivals by announcing a slew

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