Sengled has discounted a number of high-quality Zigbee smart bulbs for Black Friday. The bulbs integrate with Home Assistant through Zigbee2MQTT or ZHA.
Amazon has discounted the eero Wi-Fi 6, 6 Plus, and 6E (which is likely faster than your wired connection) mesh routers and systems in early Black Friday deals.
The Sony SRS-RA3000 is a wireless speaker that integrates with Home Assistant and supports Spotify Connect, Chromecast, and Bluetooth playback.
While browsing AliExpress and Amazon, I came across two such vendors. Of the two, one has the Made for ESPHome stamp of approval on many of its products.
A lack of contributors and increasing workloads have led the creator and developer of the two popular Android apps WallPanel and MQTT Alarm Panel to look for new maintainers.
In what is likely a pivotal point for the Home Assistant Dashboard's design, creator of Mushroom Cards, Paul Bottein, has joined Nabu Casa.