Welcome to Episode 40 of Home Automation Nation! Amazon’s offering some sweet Echo Dot combos, like Dot + ecobee thermostat for $249! What’s Happening This Week? Amazon offers some sweet bundle deals (yes I said sweet). “Hey Siri open my neighbors door, thanks”, Barbie gets a smart Dream House, and more. Episode Articles: Amazon wants to be the center of your smart home world (Bloomberg, USA Today, CNET), Siri lets the neighbors in (Forbes.com), what do builders think of smart home tech? (BuilderOnline), how smart home tech helps families dealing with autism (BusinessWire), Barbie’s dream house gets a serious smart home upgrade (Wired.com), the smart home stuff people are actually using and why–or why not (Houzz, OregonLive, Twice.com), and 7 tips for automating your lighting (ElectronicsHouse).