This $300 smart wireless speaker looks so modern that you might not even realize it’s a speaker — it"s got excellent sound quality too

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 15th, 2019

I tested a Sonos speaker competitor and was blown away by the audio quality

Bluesound Bluesound offers wireless, streaming speakers that compete wi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 14th, 2018

This $60 Bluetooth speaker is an excellent value — the audio quality alone will blow you away, but its customizable light ring is cool too

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 7th, 2018

Apple Just Updated Its HomePod Smart Speaker With an Important New Feature

For fans of stereo sound. People can finally connect two of Apple's HomePod smart speakers together so tha.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 29th, 2018

Apple Plans to Release High-End AirPods and Studio Headphones

The new AirPods will be water resistant and noise canceling. Apple is planning to release higher-end AirPods, studio-quality over-the-ear headphones, and a new HomePod smart speaker in 2019. The new AirPo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 25th, 2018

Jason"s Picks: Anker Soundcore Wireless Headphones

Apple airpods for $160? Forget it. These wireless headphones by Anker possess excellent sound quality and feature a microphone that allows you to talk on phone calls. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 2nd, 2018

Third-Gen Amazon Echo Dot Leaked Images Hint At Major Design Changes

Amazon hasn’t refreshed the Amazon Echo Dot in almost two years. The current generation Echo Dot is a pretty good smart speaker at an affordable price tag, but its audio quality isn’t that great. .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 27th, 2018

Google investigating leak of smart speaker recordings on one of its devices

Don’t be so sure your Google Home is an just idle smart speaker device, because apparently it can systematically eavesdrop on your conversations. The company is investigating how more than 1,000.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 12th, 2019

‘Ask Agent X’: Realogy’s Alexa Assistant Kickstarts Productivity

For a growing percentage of the population, the new normal is voice. With 66 million Americans (and counting) owning a smart speaker, the trend is undeniable—except, po.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaJun 20th, 2019

Facebook Still Isn"t Giving Up on the Smart Speaker Market

Last October Facebook NASDAQ FB introduced its 160 Portal smart speakers to keep pace with Amazon NASDAQ AMZN and Alphabet s NASDAQ GOOGL NASDAQ GOOG Google Many critics called Facebook s 160 launch a tone deaf move since it followed a series of privacy.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqJun 15th, 2019

"Alexa, erase my conversations." California lawmakers push smart speaker privacy rules

California l.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 29th, 2019

China Outpaces U.S. in Smart Speaker Market: BABA & BIDU Gain

Robust demand for smart speakers in China benefits device makers Baidu (BIDU) and Alibaba (BABA) in first-quarter 2019. Want the.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMay 22nd, 2019

The US Is No Longer the World"s Largest Smart Speaker Market

Chinese vendors are starting to catch up with domestic heavyweights......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 21st, 2019

Bits: Farhad’s Week in Tech: HomePod Whiffs, but Elon Musk Does Not

In this week’s tech newsletter, a look at Apple’s new smart speaker, the Waymo vs. Uber trial and a billionaire’s rocket (plus his cherry red convertible)......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMay 20th, 2019

Sony takes on Beats with its Extra Bass WH-XB900N wireless headphones and bluetooth speaker

Sony has added two new devices to its Extra Bass range of audio products: the WH-XB900N wireless headphones with ANC and the SRS-XB402M with Amazon Alexa and Spotify Connect support......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 20th, 2019

How to use Alexa to control your smart home

If you own an Alexa-enabled smart speaker, such as an Amazon Echo or a Sonos One, you probably use it to play music, check the news and weather, and answer trivia. If you also own an August Smart........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 19th, 2019

20 smart display voice commands that"ll make you feel like a boss

"Hey Google, Alexa, let's get stuff done." The Amazon Echo Show. It's a smart speaker but it also, well, shows you things. Smart speakers have become commonplace, but there's now an upgrade availab.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 13th, 2019

We tested the Amazon Echo and the Google Home to see which smart speaker is best, and it was extremely close

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 11th, 2019

Senators: Amazon smart speaker for kids violates privacy law

Four U.S. senators urged the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday to investigate Inc's smart speakers aimed at children, claiming the devices violate a privacy law that protects children......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 9th, 2019

Google's AI Assistant aims to transcend the smart speaker

Even as Google Assistant remains commercially overshadowed by Alexa, it keeps pushing the boundaries of what artificial intelligence can do .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 7th, 2019

Google"s AI Assistant aims to transcend the smart speaker

Google Assistant has made for a name for itself in a voice technology market once dominated by Amazon and Apple......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 6th, 2019