Following what the company described as years of back-and-forth, Sonos has filed suit against Google for alleged patent infringements related to the company’s smart speakers. Sonos said that Amazon was also infringing on their IP, but that they can only afford to take on one tech titan. The lawsuit filed in Federal District Court in […]
This popular Bluetooth speaker is ultraportable and can be wirelessly daisy-chained with other speakers.
The new Amazon Echo is a solid speaker with a great voice assistant in Alexa, but we’re not sure who we’d recommend it to.
Flaws in Amazon and Google smart speakers can expose users to eavesdropping and voice phishing. Researchers at Security Research Labs discovered that developers could create malicious apps for the Amazon and Google platforms to turn the smart speakers into smart spies. Using the standard development interfaces for the platforms, the researchers found a way to […]
Better sound, better listening and better controls pack a punch in Google’s pint-size smart speaker. Oh, and it comes in blue now.
Also on tap: A 6-pack of dusk-to-dawn night lights for $10.49 and Rachio’s smart sprinkler controller at an all-time low.
Before the Trump administration declared a 'national emergency' effectively banning Huawei, Google and Huawei were reportedly months away from launching a Huawei-branded smart speaker. The companies allegedly planned to reveal the speaker at a trade…
While its audio quality doesn’t measure up to the Sonos One, the Bose Home Speaker 300 gives excellent voice assistant performance.
The second-generation Wonderboom 2 sounds a little better, is more rugged and has better battery life for the same $100 list price.