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  1. Amazon’s Alexa and Microsoft’s Cortana to communicate with each other

    The crowded pack of voice-controlled digital assistants…

  2. Ikea’s smart home dares to make sense

    The ‘smart home’ has not yet distinguished itself. Sure, you might dim your lights…

  3. Apple has proven me wrong about HomeKit

    Apple has made major changes to HomeKit that accelerate the standard’s trajectory…

  4. Apple’s Siri is still the top-ranking personal assistant, but active users declined 15% YOY

    The report analyzed mobile app usage of U.S. consumers between May 2016 and May 2017…

  5. Amazon exec: Alexa and Siri should be able to communicate with each other

    Alexa and Siri, rival voice assistants on Amazon’s Echo and Apple’s iPhone, don’t directly communicate…

  6. Apple’s next move: Siri needs to move out

    Siri has steadily improved over the almost six years of its existence…

  7. Apple ready to talk up Siri at WWDC 2017

    For much of the iPhone’s first decade, the main canvas for developers has been its touchscreen…

  8. Apple readies second new hardware category under CEO Tim Cook

    Apple reportedly has begun production on a voice-response smart speaker…

  9. Apple’s ‘Siri Speaker’ likely targets Sonos, too

    All the reports of Apple’s rumored Siri Speaker have it targeting Alexa and Google Home, but…

  10. Apple’s ‘Siri Speaker’ has entered overseas production ahead of WWDC

    Apple has started manufacturing a long-in-the-works Siri-controlled smart speaker…

  11. Here are all the devices that are compatible with Apple’s HomeKit

    Now you can ask Siri to turn on your Philips Hue lights (they can also check the air quality!) or check to see if your…

  12. In his last weekly column, Walt Mossberg ponders the disappearing computer

    As I prepare to retire at the end of that very long and world-changing stretch, it seems appropriate to ponder…

  13. Apple Siri Speaker: What will it be, how might it look, and what will it do?

    What might Apple want from a Siri Speaker? Well, first and foremost…

  14. Ming-Chi Kuo: Apple likely to launch all-new 10.5 inch iPad Pro and Siri Speaker at WWDC

    Apple’s WWDC conference kicks off on June 5th and whilst it is predominantly a software conference…

  15. Microsoft’s ‘me too’ smart speaker

    First there was Amazon’s Echo, which I characterized as an attempt to advance home automation…

  16. Amazon dominates market for voice-controlled speakers

    Amazon.com Inc is dominating the nascent market for voice-controlled speakers…

  17. Bloomberg: Unclear if Apple’s forthcoming Siri Speaker will feature a display; Amazon would love to integrate Apple Music on Echo

    Amazon has managed to outflank Google and Apple…

  18. Amazon unveils ‘Echo Show’ with a display for video calls and more; ships June 28

    Look out, world: Alexa is coming to a screen near you…

  19. Wishlist for Apple’s Siri Speaker: Hi-Fi audio, multi-user control, HomeKit, and more

    Amazon Echo and Google Home both offer features that I’d like, but there are things…

  20. Phil Schiller on Amazon Echo-like devices and more

    Phil Schiller, Apple’s “Senior Vice President Worldwide Marketing at Apple was in Bengaluru…

  21. Apple to unveil new Siri speaker at WWDC 2017

    Taiwan-based OEM Inventec reportedly has landed orders from Apple to produce a connected…

  22. Apple’s Amazon Echo echo rumored to borrow trashcan Mac Pro design cues, could arrive at WWDC

    More details on Apple’s anticipated standalone Siri speaker have emerged…

  23. Following debut of Echo Look with built-in camera, Amazon likely reveal new Echo device with a built-in display

    The Amazon Echo family may get even bigger…

  24. Apple said to be working on a Siri-based Amazon Echo rival

    Apple is currently finalizing designs for their Amazon Echo rival…

  25. Samsung’s Siri knockoff ‘Bixby’ not ready for Galaxy 8 global launch

    Samsung has gone to great lengths to position its new Bixby assistant as the automated centerpiece…

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