Charge your phone wirelessly and blast the tunes with Belkin & Devialet’s Smart Speaker

Belkin have teamed up with house-shaking speaker makers Devialet for a Smart Speaker that keeps your phone juiced sans-cable. Devialet are renowned for making speakers to blow your face off with crystal quality in an…

Spotify Free listeners can stream on Sonos, Alexa, and Bose now

Spotify are breaking out of their smart speaker restrictions so that free listeners can stream music on their favourite speakers just like Premium users. I know many people who’ve gone through this tragedy: You return…

Hercules DJ reveal their new Monitor speakers for true audiophiles and producers

Hercules have dropped a new pair of monitors for DJs and producers who really care about their sound, improving everything on their predecessors. Today Hercules DJ, the company renowned for creating quality DJ controllers, surprise…

Apple speaker/headphone hybrids could change the game

Apple could be looking at headphones that double as speakers so you can switch between an intimate listening experience and a party in a pinch. Headphones are just small speakers designed to sound good quiet…

If you have an old Sonos device you can now trade it for a newer one

Sonos have launched a trade-up program for some of their oldest devices to keep their most dedicated users up to date. Sonos have been doing their whole – connected music set up around the house…

Roku teams up with Walmart for a new, affordable home theatre

Roku are launching two brand new speakers to make a high quality TV sound experience totally affordable, but only at Walmart. Roku have entered an exclusive partnership with Walmart to launch two new speakers. In…

Sonos goes the Blockbuster route with speakers for rent

Sonos are delving into the world of monthly subscriptions to see if renting sound systems appeals to people more than owning them. Sonos have just launched a subscription service for their speakers. What they’re offering,…

Here’s Ikea’s €15 remote control for Sonos, coming soon

Ikea’s partnership with Sonos will soon include a remote control designed for their special SYMFONISK speakers. Sonos have made a name for themselves as all-in-one stereo systems that need no remote. You use your mobiles,…

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…

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…