A Bluetooth, portable Sonos speaker has leaked

Could Sonos be looking to take their famed Home Speakers outside of the home? This battery-powered leak suggests they could be. At the end of this month Sonos intend to reveal a big new product…

Sonos speakers come as a lamp now

Sonos helped to blaze the trail of ‘Home’ speakers that are like part of the furniture, and now they are lamps. Sonos and Ikea announced last year that they were combining the forces of music…

Amazon’s colourful new Echo brings the rainbow into your home

Fill your home with music AND colour with the latest range of Amazon’s smart speakers aimed at younger audiences looking brighter than ever. Amazon are launching a new line of Echo speakers aimed specifically at…

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…

Bose speakers are getting smarter with Google Assistant

More and more speakers are getting voice control AI as music tech gets interactive and Bose are the latest to get in on the trend. Google and Bose have announced that they are joining forces…

Get a free smart speaker when you stream Spotify as a family

If there’s one thing that brings families together, it’s a Spotify Family Premium account. Add a Google Home Mini and the kids may even join you for some tunes. As if unlimited music streaming for…

IKEA are making the power of Sonos speakers cheaper

IKEA and Sonos are working together to create a new brand of powerful yet ‘affordable’ speakers to be revealed soon. IKEA is the Swedish department store known for everything from flat pack furniture to authentic…

Play a Choose Your Own Adventure on Alexa speakers

Bring stories to life on your smart speaker as you become a character in audiobooks on Alexa. Amazon’s Alexa speakers have just gotten more fun with Choose Your Own Adventure books launching through Audible. Using…

An AI in every home: 23% of the US now owns Smart Speakers

Smart speakers are in more and more homes every month with almost double the amount of Smart Speakers in US homes at the end of 2018 compared to the end of 2017. NPR and Edison…

The 5 best smart speaker Black Friday deals

Black Friday offers up some of the year’s best deals. What better time to liven up your home with a Smart Speaker that streams from your favourite music and audio services using your voice to…