How to Prevent iOS 13.2 From Breaking Your HomePod

How to Prevent iOS 13.2 From Breaking Your HomePod

Apple released iOS 13.2 the other day, which adds some neat features for your HomePod—including the ability to detect and differentiate between multiple voices and pass audio from an iPhone to the Homepod by bringing the phone near the speaker. The bad news is that this update seems to be bricking some HomePods… Read more……

How to Teach Your Smart Speaker to Understand Your Voice

How to Teach Your Smart Speaker to Understand Your Voice

Photo: John Tekeridis (Pexels) Not all smart speakers are created equal. In fact, some barely meet the qualifications to be called “smart” in the first place—but they’re getting better at answering your questions, assuming they can understand what you’re saying. Investment firm Loup Ventures recently finished auditing the performance of Google’s Assistant, Amazon’s Alexa, Apple’s…