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Want Grand National tips? Amazon Alexa on your Echo has you covered

It’s Grand National weekend, with the most exciting date in the UK horse racing calendar taking place tomorrow. The four-and-a-bit mile race sees jockeys and horses hurtling around two laps of the Aintree Racecourse, jumping 30 fences along the way. And it’s got a new big fan: Amazon’s Alexa. If …

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Apple slashes HomePod production after underwhelming sales

Apple has had to cut down on its HomePod orders after the smart speaker had an underwhelming two months of sales, according to news outlet Bloomberg. The HomePod was a late arrival to the smart speaker market, already dominated by the Amazon Echo and Google Home devices. While pre-orders were …

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Ring video doorbell is now cheaper, thanks to Amazon

Pictured above: Ring Video Doorbell 2 Knock, knock. Who’s there? It’s a massive price drop on the first-generation Ring doorbell. Oh, come right in! Amazon, which as of today officially owns video doorbell company Ring, is celebrating its latest acquisition by lowering the price of the original Ring Wi-Fi Enabled …

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Apples iOS 11.4-beta gir et inntrykk av hvordan AirPlay 2 vil fungere med flere rom og HomePod

En av de mest iøynefallende manglene ved HomePod er at den ikke kan trådløst kan kople seg til andre HomePod-enheter. Dette er særdeles problematisk siden det var en av de tingene Apple har skrytt mest av, både under lanseringen, og på hjemmesiden. Vel, det ser ut som at implementeringen av …

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Amazon ‘sniffer’ patent could listen in on your Echo chats and target your ‘likes’

Would you let your smart speaker listen in on a wider range of your conversations, if it meant it could better offer you recommendations? That’s the premise of a newly-uncovered Amazon patent, which details ways speakers like its Amazon Echo range could listen for trigger terms to record things that …

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Apple’s iOS 11.4 beta gives a glimpse of AirPlay 2 multiroom audio for HomePod

One of the most glaring omissions from the HomePod’s list of features is its ability to connect wirelessly to other HomePods. Especially as it was one of the main selling points of the speaker, included both in Apple’s launch and the HomePod homepage. Well, it looks like that feature could …

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Facebook smart speaker patent shows what its next data collector could look like

Between data scandals, apologies, updates, and congressional hearings, Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg have been juggling quite a lot recently. It’s unsurprising, therefore, that reports have recently emerged that the social media Goliath is delaying the reveal of its home smart speaker.  However, in a somewhat poetic instance of information being …

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Deezer comes to Google Home in the UK

Deezer has rolled out its music streaming service to Google Home smart speakers in the UK, enabling users to play their favourite tracks with the help of Google Assistant. Deezer Premium+ users in the UK will now be able to use their voice to navigate through Deezer’s catalogue of 53 …

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Apples iOS 11.4 beta ger en glimt av Airplay 2:s multiroom audio till HomePod

En av de största utelämnanden på HomePods lista av funktioner är dess möjlighet att ansluta sig trådlöst till andra HomePods. Särskilt eftersom det var en av de största anledningarna att köpa högtalaren, vilket stod både i Apples lansering och på HomePods hemsida. Nu ser det ut som om funktionen kan …

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Alexa now lets you announce to your whole home dinner is ready

Your Amazon Echo speakers just got a little more useful thanks to the new Alexa Announcements feature. Similar to Google Home’s Broadcast feature which launched back in November, Alexa Announcements will allow you to create what is effectively an intercom system in your home if you have more than one …

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