HomePod

HomePod Holds Down 70% of $200+ Smart Speaker Market

HomePod Holds Down 70% of $200+ Smart Speaker Market

Whether or not the HomePod is a successful device for Apple is still a bit of a mystery, with analysts not really agreeing on where the device stands in the market months after its launch.

Apple’s ‘Gather Round’ Event Wrap-Up: iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, iPhone XR, Apple Watch Series 4, and More

Apple’s ‘Gather Round’ Event Wrap-Up: iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, iPhone XR, Apple Watch Series 4, and More

It’s September, which means that it’s one of the busiest months Apple has. This time around the company hosted an event it called “Gather Round”, in which it unveiled a new lineup of iPhones, a new smartwatch, and more.

Apple Updates HomePod with New Languages, Siri Shortcuts and More

Apple Updates HomePod with New Languages, Siri Shortcuts and More

With Apple making multiple announcements at its iPhone event today, there was one for the HomePod owners as well. In anticipation of the speaker’s arrival in Spain and Mexico, the company has added support for Spanish with Siri. Users in Canada will get access to Canadian French. Both languages will be made available with a free update.

New ‘AirPods 2’ Expected Holiday Season 2019; 3D Touch May be on the Way Out

New ‘AirPods 2’ Expected Holiday Season 2019; 3D Touch May be on the Way Out

Most of the attention on Apple’s supply chain is focused on what’s coming right around the corner, but that isn’t stopping some analysts from making predictions on what’s going to happen next year.

HomePod Retains 6% Market Share in Q2 2018

HomePod Retains 6% Market Share in Q2 2018

Analysts have a lot of data to pour over, and sometimes they’re on the same page with all the details. And sometimes they aren’t.

The Samsung Galaxy Home Smart Speaker Sure Looks Interesting

The Samsung Galaxy Home Smart Speaker Sure Looks Interesting

There were plenty of rumors out there suggesting Samsung was planning on jumping on the smart speaker bandwagon, and, sure enough, that is indeed the case.

Apple Estimated to Have Sold 3 Million HomePod in the United States

Apple Estimated to Have Sold 3 Million HomePod in the United States

The latest data from CIRP points to Apple selling 3 million HomePods in the United States since its launch earlier this year. The data is for the period ending June 30, with CIRP claiming that there are now over 50 million smart speaker users in the United States. 

Latest iOS 12 Beta Confirms HomePod Will Soon Support Phone Calls

Latest iOS 12 Beta Confirms HomePod Will Soon Support Phone Calls

Back in June, it was reported that Apple was planning on bringing another oft-requested feature to its first smart speaker, the HomePod.

HomePod Will Gain Support for Phone Calls, Find My iPhone, Multiple Timers with OS 12 Update

HomePod Will Gain Support for Phone Calls, Find My iPhone, Multiple Timers with OS 12 Update

Apple might have been slow to the smart speaker game with the HomePod but the coming is working behind the scenes to add all major missing features to it. With the OS 12 update for the HomePod, Apple will add support for native phone call support to its smart speaker.

HomePod Now Available in France, Germany, and Canada

HomePod Now Available in France, Germany, and Canada

Apple’s Siri-powered smart speaker, HomePod, is now available in Canada, France and Germany. Apple had first launched the HomePod earlier this year in the  United States, Australia, and the United Kingdom.