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IDG Contributor Network: Why Apple’s HomePod will not beat Amazon’s Echo or Google’s Assistant

Smart homes are big business right now, and Apple announced the HomePod in an effort to edge on the market territory currently occupied by Alexa, Assistant and Cortana. This highly anticipated announcement seems to have left many wanting, as their music-forward approach has left the home assistant functionalities by the wayside.Apple is marketing the HomePod as a central hub for HomeKit-supported smart home devices, but in reality they have fallen short of the brief. Its claim to “re-invent home music” with its exceptional audio quality courtesy of a Sonos speaker appears to be its only competitive attribute. The digital assistance, through Siri, is just not intelligent enough to effectively navigate basic queries and to add insult to injury, Apple have curtailed Siri’s functionality to an even greater extent with the HomePod, assumingly to compensate for greater capabilities in other aspects, which may or may not be the case.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, p
http://www.cio.com/article/3200209/consumer-electronics/why-apples-homepod-will-not-beat-amazons-echo-or-googles-assistant.html#tk.rss_consumerelectronicsMicrosoft Office 2010
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IDG Contributor Network: Why Apple’s HomePod will not beat Amazon’s Echo or Google’s Assistant

Smart homes are big business right now, and Apple announced the HomePod in an effort to edge on the market territory currently occupied by Alexa, Assistant and Cortana. This highly anticipated announcement seems to have left many wanting, as their music-forward approach has left the home assistant functionalities by the wayside.Apple is marketing the HomePod as a central hub for HomeKit-supported smart home devices, but in reality they have fallen short of the brief. Its claim to “re-invent home music” with its exceptional audio quality courtesy of a Sonos speaker appears to be its only competitive attribute. The digital assistance, through Siri, is just not intelligent enough to effectively navigate basic queries and to add insult to injury, Apple have curtailed Siri’s functionality to an even greater extent with the HomePod, assumingly to compensate for greater capabilities in other aspects, which may or may not be the case.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, p
http://www.cio.com/article/3200209/consumer-electronics/why-apples-homepod-will-not-beat-amazons-echo-or-googles-assistant.html#tk.rss_consumerelectronicsMicrosoft Office 2010
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Amazon Prime Video is coming to Apple’s tvOS – WWDC 2017

Tim Cook kicks off Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference with news that Amazon Prime Video is coming to tvOS.
http://www.cio.com/video/78315/amazon-prime-video-is-coming-to-apples-tvos-wwdc-2017#tk.rss_consumerelectronicsMicrosoft Office 2010
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Apple’s HomePod: Everything we know so far about this new smart Siri speaker

Although it won’t ship until December, Apple previewed its HomePod, a new Wi-Fi connected speaker with Siri smarts, at WWDC.
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Amazon Prime Video is coming to Apple’s tvOS – WWDC 2017

Tim Cook kicks off Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference with news that Amazon Prime Video is coming to tvOS.
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Apple’s HomePod: Everything we know so far about this new smart Siri speaker

Although it won’t ship until December, Apple previewed its HomePod, a new Wi-Fi connected speaker with Siri smarts, at WWDC.
http://www.cio.com/video/78435/apples-homepod-everything-we-know-so-far-about-this-new-smart-siri-speaker#tk.rss_consumerelectronics

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Amazon Prime Video is coming to Apple’s tvOS – WWDC 2017

Tim Cook kicks off Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference with news that Amazon Prime Video is coming to tvOS.
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Apple’s HomePod: Everything we know so far about this new smart Siri speaker

Although it won’t ship until December, Apple previewed its HomePod, a new Wi-Fi connected speaker with Siri smarts, at WWDC.
http://www.cio.com/video/78435/apples-homepod-everything-we-know-so-far-about-this-new-smart-siri-speaker#tk.rss_consumerelectronics

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Yes, Apple is building a car

The experts say Apple’s self-driving car project is canceled, delayed or converted into a software play. They’ll also tell you that cars are a weird business for Apple to be in.The experts have it all wrong.Apple is going pedal-to-the-metal on building a car and for good reason. Here’s why.Talk about titans Steve Jobs wanted Apple to make an “iCar.”The late Apple founder and CEO wanted more than that, according to J. Crew CEO and chairman Mickey Drexler, who served on the Apple board from 1999 to 2015. Jobs wanted Apple to reinvent the automobile industry.The idea of an Apple car was considered crazy talk — until word leaked about a secret Apple initiative called “Project Titan,” which reportedly involved more than 1,000 engineers.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
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Yes, Apple is building a car

The experts say Apple’s self-driving car project is canceled, delayed or converted into a software play. They’ll also tell you that cars are a weird business for Apple to be in.The experts have it all wrong.Apple is going pedal-to-the-metal on building a car and for good reason. Here’s why.Talk about titans Steve Jobs wanted Apple to make an “iCar.”The late Apple founder and CEO wanted more than that, according to J. Crew CEO and chairman Mickey Drexler, who served on the Apple board from 1999 to 2015. Jobs wanted Apple to reinvent the automobile industry.The idea of an Apple car was considered crazy talk — until word leaked about a secret Apple initiative called “Project Titan,” which reportedly involved more than 1,000 engineers.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
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