Smart Speaker Market Still Dominated by Amazon Echo – China is Catching Fast!

The Consumer Intelligence Report Partners (CIRP) is out with their latest report on the state of smart speaker sales and market share. End of June – 76 million units in USA (up from 70 million…

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…

SiriusXM’s new plan makes radio streaming a better option

SiriusXM want to get people streaming radio online for cheaper, regardless of whether they’re in the car or at home. One of the main purveyors of radio streaming online, SiriusXM have just launched a cheaper…

Amazon will launch a free music streaming service, reports suggest

Amazon are looking at launching an ad-supported music streaming service as their first free on-demand music offering, according to reports. Amazon have had a big influence in developing the digital music industry we have now,…

Pandora want you to talk to adverts with your voice

Pandora are going to start testing interactive voice ads on their music streaming service later this year. The future of advertising could see us having a conversation with AIs like Siri as we find out…

UMG CEO Lucian Grainge shares advice for artists in the age of smart speakers

The CEO of the world’s largest record label has some words of wisdom to share in the ever-changing tech of the modern music industry. The latest reports from December 2018 revealed that 66 million households…

Meet people around the world with games on Alexa and Google Assistant

Board games are joining us in the future as artificial intelligence gets ready to start playing games with us and even enhancing them with interactive experiences. AI’s are in almost every household now whether they’re…

Are Smart Speakers popular? Ask 39 million Americans

Since Amazon launched their Echo home speakers Smart Speakers have been taking over the world, and now there’s statistics to prove it. New research from NPR and Edison Research shows that 1 in 6 adults…