Amazon has agreed to acquire Eero, which makes home mesh WiFi systems that involve placing multiple devices throughout homes for more consistent coverage. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. The acquisition adds to the list of deals Amazon has made in the smart home space, including its purchase of smart doorbell maker Ring last year. Eero already sells its devices on Amazon. It’s easy to...
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