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Sonos Speakers Finally Get the Airplay 2 Support We’ve Been Waiting For

After its somewhat premature announcement of Airplay 2 support, Sonos is finally updating a few of its speakers to actually support Airplay 2. That means your iOS device can now bring the music management and multi-room audio feature to a few more of its smart speakers, including its newest Beam soundbar. With Airplay…Read more… Continue […]

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How to Play Google Podcasts Everywhere—Including iOS

Do you podcast? Google has a new app out for Android that’s ready to download and play all your favorite pods. While the functionality is a little on the bare-bones side for now, it does have one ace up its sleeve—the ability to play your podcasts across all your devices with the help of Google […]

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Super Bowl Tips and Tricks for Google Home, Amazon Echo, and Siri

The Super Bowl is almost here, and whether you care about the food, the commercials, or the actual game, there’s something to be excited about. But if none of that interests you, maybe you’ll get a kick out of talking football with your AI assistant of choice.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How to Play Dreidel With Siri, Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa for Hanukkah

Hanukkah is almost over, but you can still celebrate even if you weren’t able to get your hands on any latkes this year. As long as you have access to Apple, Google or Amazon’s AI assistant you can enjoy a high tech version of one holiday tradition: the dreidel.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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The national anthem of Bulgaria is ‘Despacito,’ according to Siri

While there’s no denying that Apple‘s smart assistant Siri does have some convenient uses, it has proven to be susceptible to some hilarious blunders.Reddit user wandreylust accidentally stumbled upon once such mistake: when Sira was asked “What is the national anthem of Bulgaria?”, the robotic assistant responded, “The national anthem of Bulgaria is Despacito.” While the power of Justin […]

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Atari has debuted its “speakerhat,” surprising many

A baseball cap with speakers in it. Who would’ve thought? Well, Atari did! Yes, Atari, the video game company.Atari’s website states that it comes packed with “high-fidelity stereo speakers and microphone that can connect instantly to any Bluetooth-enabled device, including smartphones, tablets, or personal computers.” To further this revolutionary fashion technology, it comes with “Multiplayer Mode.” […]

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Atari has debuted its “speakerhat,” surprising many

A baseball cap with speakers in it. Who would’ve thought? Well, Atari did! Yes, Atari, the video game company.Atari’s website states that it comes packed with “high-fidelity stereo speakers and microphone that can connect instantly to any Bluetooth-enabled device, including smartphones, tablets, or personal computers.” To further this revolutionary fashion technology, it comes with “Multiplayer Mode.” […]

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The Coolest Stuff Apple Announced Today at WWDC 2017

Apple just kicked off its annual developer conference with a customary jumbo keynote, where it announced the next major updates for iOS and macOS. The company also launched a ton of new hardware, including upgraded MacBooks and a brand new smart speaker powered by Siri.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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The Coolest Stuff Apple Announced Today at WWDC 2017

Apple just kicked off its annual developer conference with a customary jumbo keynote, where it announced the next major updates for iOS and macOS. The company also launched a ton of new hardware, including upgraded MacBooks and a brand new smart speaker powered by Siri.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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This Is How Miserable IBM Voice Recognition Probably Was in the ’80s

In the age of Siri, we take for granted how far speech recognition technology has come. But a quick glance back at 1986, when IBM introduced its voice recognition software, shows that we’ve travelled light years since the earliest version of this game-changing software. And it’s even more fun in satire form.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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How to Safely Keep Track of Ideas While Driving With IFTTT

Ever get epic ideas while you’re in the car? If so, you’ve probably struggled to figure out how to jot down those ideas without swerving into oncoming traffic. It can be a distraction for sure, but one Redditor has a useful suggestion that involves one of our favorite tools: IFTTT.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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