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Gatebox Takes The Amazon Echo To A Whole Other Level

12/16/2016, The Amazon Echo is a speaker that comes with a built-in voice assistant. While you can’t exactly hold conversations with Alexa, you can ask it to tell you the weather, the latest news, use it to control certain devices in your home, call you a cab,...

Wynn Las Vegas To Equip All Rooms With An Amazon Echo

12/14/2016, If you go to a hotel and you want something done, like a recommendation for a nearby restaurant, getting a cab, checking out certain events, you would go to the hotel’s concierge. However in the future, a concierge might not be as needed anymore, and...

Harman Kardon Speaker With Cortana Coming In 2017

12/14/2016, It is safe to say that the Amazon Echo was a bit of a surprise hit. This is because there are already several voice assistants in the market today, and the idea of baking it into a speaker seemed more novel than functional at that time, but judging from...

Amazon & Intel Work Together To Bring Alexa To More Devices

12/02/2016, One of surprising successes in recent times is the Amazon Echo, a speaker with Amazon’s AI assistant Alexa built into it. The device has been received pretty well and so far it seems that many users are reacting positively to it, so much so that it has...

Ixoost Unveils Lamborghini-Inspired EsaVox Speakers For $21,000

12/02/2016, Lamborghini is a brand that you might associate with really fast and really expensive cars. However it seems that you can now associate them with really expensive speakers too, speakers so expensive that to a certain extent make Bang & Olufsen’s...

Meet The LingLong DingDong, China’s Answer To The Amazon Echo

11/22/2016, The Amazon Echo was a surprising success, especially in a market with already-established voice assistant platforms like Siri, Google Now/Google Assistant, and Cortana. But yet for some reason many flocked to the Echo, resulting in spin-offs like the...

Apple Unveils (PRODUCT)RED Beats Solo3 Headphones & Pill+ Speaker

11/09/2016, Apple’s partnership with the (PRODUCT)RED charity is pretty well-known, and it is one that has been going on for many, many years now. It also does not look like they’ll be slowing down soon either because Apple has recently taken the wraps off two...

Google Home Teardown Reveals It Is Easy To Fix

11/09/2016, A few days ago Google Home finally went on sale after having been unveiled during Google’s Pixel event. As usual the good folks over at iFixit did their thing where they took the device apart to see what makes it tick, and more importantly how easy is...

‘Cork’ Will Turn Any Used Bottle Into A Speaker

11/02/2016, When it comes to speakers, there are so many options available that it’s really hard to pick one, especially since speakers aren’t really something you change on a regular basis. The good news is that if you do love the idea of changing its look every...

Fabriq Is The First Non-Amazon Alexa-Powered Speaker

10/21/2016, The Amazon Echo is both a speaker and a smart assistant built into the same device. However Amazon has since opened up Alexa to third-parties which has resulted in devices like the CoWatch, a smartwatch that comes with Alexa’s capabilities built into...

SoundHound Debuts Their Take On The Amazon Echo & Google Home

10/17/2016, Amazon’s surprising success with the Echo speaker and its Alexa assistant has prompted other tech companies to follow suit. For example Google launched their own alternative called Google Home, and there have also been rumors that Apple could be...

Ultimate Ears Update Lets You Link Up To 50 Speakers At Once

10/05/2016, Say you’re outdoors having a beach party and there’s a ton of people in attendance. Obviously have one Bluetooth speaker isn’t enough, right? Now previously Ultimate Ears allowed users to link their Boom and Megaboom speakers together with a maximum...

Google Home & Chromecast Ultra Potential Prices Revealed

09/23/2016, Earlier this year, Google announced their own take on the Amazon Echo in the form of the Google Home. It would more or less function the same way as the Echo, except that it will feature Google Assistant, Google’s new voice assistant platform which...