Tag "HomePod"

This Week in Apps: Apple’s big event, lidar comes to iPhone, Android gets a new IDE

October 17, 2020 0

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the TechCrunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows through it

Apple’s new ‘Intercom’ feature will let you shout across your Apple devices

October 13, 2020 0

Apple today introduced a new feature designed for use with its HomePod speakers, including its just-introduced HomePod Mini: Intercom. Similar to Alexa’s “announce” feature, Intercom

Amazon said to be launch new Echo speaker with premium sound next year

July 12, 2019 0

Amazon is reportedly looking to offer an Echo that more directly competes with high-end speakers like the Sonos line of device of Apple’s HomePod, according

Over a quarter of U.S. adults now own a smart speaker, typically an Amazon Echo

March 8, 2019 0

U.S. smart speaker owners grew 40 percent over 2018 to now reach 66.4 million – or 26.2 percent of the U.S. adult population – according

Apple HomePod comes to China at $400 amid iPhone sales woes

January 14, 2019 0

Apple is finally launching HomePod in China, but the timing is tricky as the premium device will have to wrestle with local competitors and a

Smart speakers hit critical mass in 2018

December 29, 2018 0

We already know Alexa had a good Christmas — the app shot to the top of the App Store over the holidays, and the Alexa

Apple’s HomePod will be available in China starting early next year

December 6, 2018 0

“嘿 Siri!” Apple’s HomePod will be available for sale in China early next year. A listing is already up on Apple’s China site, with the

Apple announces the HomePod

June 6, 2017 0

Apple’s long-rumored Amazon Echo competitor is real. It’s called the HomePod (yes, I know). “We want to reinvent home music,” Apple CEO Tim Cook said

Brief: Apple brings Siri into living room with HomePod speaker

June 6, 2017 0

The Apple HomePod on display at Apple’s annual worldwide developer conference (WWDC) in California on June 5, 2017. Photo credit: Nobuyuki Hayashi The news Apple