Smart Speakers are the new big tech battle, and big privacy debate

Is this town big enough for all of the different companies vying to be number in the new realm of home Smart speakers? Smart speakers have found their way into many of our homes in…

Apple HomePod Can Tell Who is Speaking to It and Support Handoff in iOS 13

iOS 13 is coming and the HomePod is getting a much needed new features. With iOS 13 HomePod will finally be able to recognize who is speaking to it and tailor its responses accordingly. It…

Tencent take Siri on with their own voice assistant

Watch out Siri, you may be about to launch in China in the shape of Apple’s smart speaker but Tencent are looming with their own artificial intelligence on the way. As Apple build up to…

Apple AirPlay is getting sequel, here’s where it’s coming to

Apple’s AirPlay software is getting an update soon making an even easier and smoother experience for playing music between devices. AirPlay allows Apple devices to connect between each other and speakers/receivers to send music or…

Samsung have unveiled their UFO-looking Smart speaker

Samsung have revealed their entry into the, definitely not already over-saturated with players, world of smart speakers and it looks like it descended from the sky. The Galaxy Home is Samsung’s first home speaker and…

Make and take calls on Apple HomePod soon with iOS 12

Reporters who claim to have had a look at iOS 12 on Apple’s popular home speaker have revealed some cool new additions including AI-powered phone calls. French site iGeneration┬ásay they’ve had a look at the…

Play multi-room music on different speakers with Apple’s AirPlay 2

Apple have updated their AirPlay system for connecting to devices and speakers with some great additions for listening around the house. With the launch of iOS 11.4 Apple have also released the new version of…

Apple headphones could be on the way, betraying Beats

Beats headphones have been a household name for headphones for years, but their owners Apple may be creating their own to rival them. Apple bought Beats by Dre back in 2014, acquiring the high-end audio…

Samsung’s smart speaker ‘Bixby’ drops later this year

Later this year Samsung will join just about every tech company in the world right now with the launch of their own smart speaker. So in a month where Apple have launched the HomePod and…

Spotify are also apparently making a Smart speaker because everyone is now

Spotify are branching from streaming into “category defining” hardware products, and going head to head with the busy Smart speaker market. So after Apple launched the HomePod earlier this month, joining Amazon, Google and other…