Seeing Apple Music in your Google Home settings? Here’s why
The Google Home apps for iOS and Android yesterday displayed settings for Apple Music integration. While the account settings didn’t do much, it was assumed it would be a matter of time before Google would roll this update o...
Buy two Google Home Hubs and get a Google Mini bundled from Best Buy!
The Google Home Hub is one of the coolest tech Christmas Gifts you can get, and it’s been subject to many deals as of late. Target recently offered a Google Home deal bundled with two minis, but that’s all sold out for...
Google said to be launching its own smart display this year
Google is on the cusp of launching a new Assistant powered Smart display. The firm is planning to compete with Amazon’s own smart display products this holiday season. While Google had previously shipped smart speakers like ...
Samsung might be working on a Bixby speaker with Mic, Camera and Display
It has been known for a while that Samsung is working on a smart speaker to compete with Alexa and Google Home. This was confirmed by Samsung’s CEO DJ Koh during the unveiling of Galaxy S9. However, latest patent filing confirm...
Rumour: Microsoft and Quanta may be working on own-brand Smart Speaker
We reported a few weeks ago that sales of the Cortana-powered Harman Kardon Invoke were essentially zero in terms of market share, meaning Microsoft was not really competing in the smart speaker market. When it came to Windows Pho...
Facebook delays its Smart-Speaker in the wake of ongoing Data crisis
Some time back we reported that Facebook is working on launching its own Smart Speaker to take on Google Home and Amazon Alexa. While this meant Facebook would be tapping into the hardware market, the company was determined to rev...
Data from NPR and Edison Research reveals 39 million Americans use smart-speakers
A new data from NPR and Edison Research claimed that around 39 million Americans now own or use a smart-speaker. Now, one-in-six Americans (16%) owns a voice-activated smart speaker, up 128% from January 2017. The data was collec...
LG enters the smart speaker category with its new ThinQ Speaker
LG today announced that it is entering the crowded smart speaker market with its new LG ThinQ Speaker. LG claims that ThinQ speaker will produce high-quality sound, thanks to Meridian Audio technology. It supports High Resoluti...
Ex Microsoft and Amazon employees introduce hotel focused smart speaker, Roxy
by Greg Jordan
Everything is becoming smart these days, from TVs, to sportswear, to speakers. Google with Google Home, Amazon and the Echo, and even Microsoft with its Cortana powered Harman Kardon Invoke. However, all of these speakers are mark...