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Bose Unveils the Home Speaker 500, its First Alexa-Powered Smart Speaker

High-end audio equipment company Bose has just entered the smart speaker market with the announcement of its Home Speaker 500. According to a new report from TechCrunch, the Home Speaker 500 features Amazon Alexa support for voice control, with other voice assistants to follow (presumably Google), and AirPlay 2 support coming in early 2019 for streaming from...

Apple Online Store Begins Selling Bose Products Again in Canada, USA

Apple has begun selling Bose products again, as their online stores for Canada and USA now list three products to start, specifically the QuietComfort 20i Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones, along with the SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker and SoundLink Bluetooth Speaker III: Earlier today sources claimed Bose products would return to Apple’s online and retail stores, and for the...

Apple Stores to Start Selling Bose Products Once Again

Earlier this year, Apple removed all Bose products from its online and retail stores, a move most likely related to its recent acquisition of Beats. However, 9to5Mac is reporting that it has ‘confirmed' with reliable sources that Apple will start selling Bose speakers and headphones alongside its Beats-branded products at online and retail outlets, just in time for...

Apple’s Beats and Bose Settle Noise-Canceling Headphone Patent Dispute

According to Bloomberg, Apple’s Beats has settled with Bose over a patent dispute over noise-canceling headphones: Bose Corp. and Apple Inc.’s Beats Electronics settled a patent dispute over noise-canceling headphones. Bose and Beats in joint filings told a U.S. court in Delaware they’ve settled their claims, and asked the U.S. International Trade Commission to terminate...

Apple and Bose Said to End Retail Partnership

If you are looking to buy a Bose audio product, you may need to search elsewhere than the Apple Store soon, according to a reliable source speaking to MacRumors. The iPhone maker will allegedly remove all Bose products with the inventory change, starting as early as next week. Although the source couldn't give the exact...

Bose Sues Apple’s Beats Over Noise-Cancelling Headphone Patents

Bose has decided to sue Apple’s Beats, alleging the latter has infringed on five of the former’s noise-cancelling headphone patents, first noted by CNBC: https://twitter.com/CNBC/status/492727402913865728 Bose says their current line of noise cancelling headphones “embodies inventions protected by at least 36 U.S. patents and applications (22 patents and 14 pending applications). The company accuses models such...