Summary: Trend expected to strengthen further with launch of Apple Homepod
and localisation of Amazon Echo
Rival voice-activated devices have been launched onto the market to compete with Alexa in the last year, including the Google Home and Apple HomePod
The new Apple HomePod
is a great speaker with a number of limitations.
It is currently focusing on completing its Amazon Echo and Apple HomePod
rival, while also preparing its long-rumored foldable phone.
With smart speakers like Amazon Echo, Google Home, and the newly released Apple HomePod
, consumers have many options when it comes to a digital voice assistant, and the ability to optimize and control lighting, heating, energy consumption, electronic devices and security features.
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is priced at $349 dollars and will be available in space grey and white colour options.
We already have a type of in-room robots with Amazon Alexa, Google Home and Apple HomePod
, and we speak to our phones and TVs.
Now, with smart speakers like Amazon Echo, Google Home, and (soon) Apple HomePod
installed in roughly 25 million households, voice-first services are destined to have an even higher profile.
Guilherme Rambo, a developer for a Brazilian e-commerce company, stumbled upon a firmware update for the Apple HomePod
, tagged as beta iOS 11.
After digging up new details about the Apple HomePod
in its leaked firmware, iOS developer Steve Troughton-Smith came across some code that confirm the use of infrared face unlock in BiometricKit for the next iPhone.
Samsung first confirmed that it was working on its Apple HomePod
rival way back in August when it announced the Galaxy Note 8.