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HomePod Will Not Come With Manual EQ Options

02/07/2018, If you were hoping to have more manual control over Apple’s HomePod speakers, such as controlling its EQ, then you’ll be disappointed to learn that will not be possible. This is according to Eventellect co-founder Patrick Ryan (via AppleInsider) who...

HomePod Has Sold Out On Australian Apple Online Store

02/06/2018, It seems that the early (and mostly positive) reviews of the HomePod are doing the speakers favors because ahead of its release, it looks like Apple might have sold out of their initial stock for their Australian online store. The speakers were initially...

HomePod Concept Reimagines It With The iPod’s Click Wheel

02/05/2018, Apple’s HomePod will be released on the 9th of February, and we’re sure that there are probably some who are wondering if perhaps in the future, Apple could be releasing variants of the HomePod. Given that Google has the Home, Home Mini, and Home Max,...


HomePod Shipping Estimates Have Already Slipped In The UK

02/05/2018, Apple’s HomePod is currently set for a release on the 9th of February with Apple already accepting pre-orders since last month. Many are probably curious about the speakers and how they might perform in terms of audio and functionality, although early...

Google Giving Free Audiobooks For Google Home Owners

02/04/2018, Freebies are a great way to make your customers happy, and Google knows this because according to emails that Google Home owners are receiving, it looks like Google is giving away free audiobooks to those who own Google’s smart speaker. However we’re...

Apple Confirms The HomePod’s Audio Sources

02/01/2018, When Apple creates products and services, they typically try to make sure that it plays nicely with other Apple products and services. This is why it doesn’t come as a surprise to learn that the HomePod will be a very Apple-centric speaker, but exactly...

HomePod Updates Will Be Installed OTA Through The Home App

01/31/2018, The HomePod are Apple’s own smart speaker and it relies on Siri to perform certain actions. Given that Siri is a software, it also means that it can be updated, such as with improvements, new features, and so on, but how will the HomePod receive its...

Did Apple Overestimate The HomePod’s Demand?

01/29/2018, In the rapidly growing market of smart speakers, Apple’s HomePod is a bit late to the game, although Apple is touting that its sound quality will help set it apart from the competition. However is sound quality alone enough to make the HomePods...

HomePod Users Can Access Their iCloud Music Library Via Siri

01/29/2018, Apple’s HomePod speakers are currently available for pre-order with a release date set for the 9th of February. However apart from touting the speaker’s quality and some basic functions, not much is known about the HomePod save for the fact that it...

Apple Touts The Energy Efficiency Of The HomePod

01/28/2018, With the HomePod meant to be a set of always-on speakers with Siri at your beck and call, we’re sure that there have to be some customers who might be curious as to how much energy the speakers will consume, especially if left on 24/7. For those who are...

Early Hands-On Review Of The HomePod Has Made Its Way Online

01/25/2018, The HomePod speaker from Apple is expected to be released on the 9th of February, which means that we’re still a couple of weeks or so away from it being available. However in a post on Refinery29 (via 9to5Mac), it seems that they’ve managed to get an...

This Is How The HomePod Will Be Setup

01/25/2018, The HomePod will be going up for pre-order tomorrow where it will be released on the 9th of February. For the most part it is a speaker, but it will also come with smart features like Siri, and will also be able to stream music via Apple Music (similar to...

Tim Cook Explains What Sets The HomePod Apart From The Competition

01/24/2018, Companies like Amazon and Google have had a headstart when it comes to smart speakers, and if the number are accurate, both companies hold pretty much a duopoly on the smart speaker market. What this means is that Apple is technically “late” to the...

AppleCare+ For The HomePod Will Cost $39

01/23/2018, As far as smart speakers are concerned, Apple’s HomePod is easily the most expensive offering, or at least based on initial offerings, Apple is coming right out of the gate with a $349 speaker. Safe to say that you wouldn’t want to damage it or ruin...