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Sonos Open To The Idea Of Integrating Siri Into Its Speakers

06/17/2018, We know that Sonos has integrated Alexa into its speakers and that’s largely thanks to Amazon who decided right out of the gate that they would make Alexa available to third-party developers and companies. However not everyone likes or wants to use...

HomePod Launching In Canada, France, Germany Next Month

05/29/2018, It probably goes without saying that Apple will eventually launch HomePod in markets all around the world that they operate in, but more recently we have heard that the company could be gearing up to launch it in France and Germany. For those living in...

Siri Could Be Getting New Voice Options At WWDC 2018

05/21/2018, With WWDC 2018 coming up in a few weeks, we’re sure many are wondering what Apple could announce at the event. While we suppose we can expect to learn more about new major updates to iOS and macOS, it seems that Siri could be getting some new features...


Apple May Launch Cheaper, Beats-Branded HomePod For $199

05/20/2018, Apple jumped on the smart speaker bandwagon not too long ago with the HomePod. It costs $350 and is quite a bit expensive than the other smart speakers but the company has sought to align the product with the Sonos’ of the world and not the Amazon...

Apple Reportedly Sold 600,000 HomePods During Q1 2018

05/17/2018, Just like how the Apple Watch is one of the more expensive wearables in the market today, so was the HomePod which at $350 makes it pricier than other smart speakers in the market. However unlike the Apple Watch which seems to be selling pretty well, the...

Apple’s HomePod Could Soon Be Headed To France, Germany, Japan

05/04/2018, Apple’s HomePod was launched not too long ago, but its initial launch was limited to a handful of markets which was an interesting choice given that Apple typically releases its products worldwide usually at the same time. However the good news is that...

Apple Reportedly Cuts HomePod Orders By Half

04/23/2018, Apple’s HomePod hasn’t been out for that long, but it seems that the company isn’t particularly optimistic about sales of the device. This is according to a report from DigiTimes (via Cult of Mac) who claims that Apple is cutting their HomePod...

Apple HomePod Sales Reportedly Below Expectations

04/12/2018, Apple entered the smart speaker market quite late with the HomePod as there were many established competitors by then from the likes of Amazon. The company positioned its device as more of a premium audio device than an assistant-powered speaker like the...

Apple HomePod Gets Its First Software Update

03/29/2018, Apple’s HomePod smart speaker is getting its first-ever software update today. Apple will release the first software update for the HomePod alongside iOS 11.3 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The device can either be updated automatically or...

Apple Might Launch A Cheaper HomePod This Year

03/08/2018, HomePod, Apple’s first smart speaker powered by Siri, hasn’t really been flying off the shelves. One of the reasons might be that it’s a bit more expensive than other smart speakers even though Apple has been pushing the high-quality...

Apple Hires Director Spike Jonze For Latest HomePod Ad

03/06/2018, As the smart speaker scene starts to get more crowded, companies will definitely need to come up with new ways to entice customers, and it looks like Apple is definitely sparing no expense as they have hired director Spike Jonze to direct an ad for its...

HomePod Day One Pre-Orders Beat Out Most Of The Competition

02/26/2018, The HomePod is Apple’s foray into the smart speaker market, and from what we can tell, it seems that it is doing pretty well. According to a report from NPD, based on their findings it seems that day one pre-orders for the HomePod in the US have managed...