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Apple HomePod vs Sonos vs Amazon Echo at WWDC Hands-On Area

Apple offered a sneak peak at its smart home speaker, called HomePod, during their WWDC keynote yesterday. The media got a chance to take a look at the device in a hands-on area after the presentation, however, due to a very loud environment we didn't get a true indication of how the device sounds. A...

Sonos Play:5 Review: A Large Speaker with Room-Filling Sound

Sonos, a company well loved for its audio products, has outdone themselves once again with the second generation Play:5 speaker. Sonos' products have always been praised for their design and functionality, but not necessarily the sound quality or value. This time, however, Sonos created a product that looks and sounds as good as its price...

Google’s Chromecast Audio: Unboxing, Setup and First Look

On Tuesday, Google unveiled a number of new hardware products at its media event. One of the devices they unveiled and released was the Chromecast Audio. Chromecast Audio is a small device that plugs into your speaker for streaming music over Wi-Fi. In addition to the device itself, Google includes a 3.5mm audio cable and...

How to Set iPhone Speakerphone as Default for Incoming Calls

In certain scenarios, it’s better to use the iPhone’s speaker to answer a call. I’m thinking of scenarios like a businessmanperson answering calls all day and not wanting to hold the device to his/her ear but to use the speaker instead — especially if said worker bee was in their own office (via OSX Daily)....