Apple unveils ‘HomePod’ speaker
Apple has notched another high with its new ‘smart’ home speaker and device, featuring virtual reality, online privacy and a form of artificial intelligence called machine learning.
The ‘HomePod’ speaker, like the Amazon Echo and Google Home, will play music while also helping you to manage your life and home. Siri will be voice activated to respond to requests for information and other help around the house. The speaker will sell for about $350 in December in the U.S., U.K. and Australia.