Kelly Guimont and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to run through the HomePod’s tech specs and see how they compare to Amazon Echo and Google Home.
Apple HomePod, Amazon Echo, and Google Home can all stream music, but how do they stack up against each other?
HomePod software updates will be managed in the Home app on your iPhone, much like the Watch app manages Apple Watch updates.
If HomePod were released by Google, I think they would explicitly state that many of its features are available “in beta” and let customers know that they expect problems to occur, but that’s generally not been Apple’s way of operating. Apple prefers to communicate confidence and consistency, which means they often wait to roll out new features until they get the foundational platform stable.
Dave Hamilton and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to look at HomePod’s streaming music service options, plus they explain what Apple’s looming 64-bit app deadline means.
Now that you can pre-order a HomePod smart speaker Apple has four new ads hyping its music playback.
Here’s the list of which streaming music services Siri voice control supports on Apple’s HomePod smart speaker.
John and Dave return to answer your questions and share your tips… and theirs! Addressing The Novice NAS Conundrum, the question often comes up: does it make sense for NAS manufacturers to target the novice market? But that’s not all, your geeks get heady talking about HomePod and macOS Server, too. Plus we’ve got questions (and answers) about java, USB drives, and much more. Download… and enjoy!
This adds credence to the idea that software was what held up the launch of the HomePod, which was originally supposed to ship in December.
Opinions are going to be all over the map regarding Apple’s new HomePod. Here’s what to look for.
You can pre-order an Apple HomePod smart speaker today for delivery on February 9th, and you can choose in-store pickup, too.
John Martellaro and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet to discuss HomePod pre-orders, Apple’s product marketing, and Siri’s music voice control.
Looking for a HomePod but don’t have an Apple Store nearby? Best Buy is selling Apple’s smart speaker, too.
Apple started pre-orders for its HomePod smart speaker Friday morning with deliveries set for February 9th.
Apple’s HomePod is a streaming music smart speaker first and a Siri voice assistant second, which means there are some limitations you should be ready for. Read on to see what Siri can, and can’t, do on HomePod.
Apple’s HomePod isn’t a completely stand alone smart speaker, so you need to have a compatible iPhone or iPad. Here are the compatible models, along with the required version of iOS.
Support for HomePod in iTunes 12.7.3 includes menu options designed specifically to control the device.
The HomePod will be available to order this Friday, January 26.
The release, “includes support for HomePod and introduces the ability for Siri to read the news (US, UK and Australia only).”
Bryan Chaffin and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to talk about Apple announcing the HomePod ship date, its delayed features, and how they think consumers will respond.