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The new Echo Dot.

Amazon just announced a new $60 Echo Dot with a built-in digital clock

Amazon's new $60 Echo Dot with Clock has a screen built into its exterior mesh to show you the time, temperature, and alarm times.

Bose announced a new $350 portable Bluetooth speaker with a handle that could be the last speaker you’d ever need

The Bose Portable Home Speaker comes out in September, which is a little late for the northern hemisphere's summer season.
The Google Home Mini.

The Google Home Mini is reportedly getting a major update this fall — and a new name

Google is reportedly going to rename its updated Home Mini to "Nest Mini," as the company brings its smart "Home" line into the Nest family.

There’s a simple way to make sure Amazon workers can’t listen to what you say to Alexa — here’s how to do it

There's an option inside the Alexa mobile app that lets you prevent your recordings from being sent to Amazon workers.

How to setup and use Google Home with your iPhone or Android device

Google Home works with iPhone and Android, and setup is similar for both. Here's how to use Google Home with your iPhone or Android.

Amazon just unveiled a brand-new Echo with a screen and a camera, and it’s one of the company’s cheapest Echo devices yet

The Echo Show 5 is priced at $90, making it one of Amazon's cheapest Echo devices on the market. It's available on June 26.

Apple dropped the price of the HomePod smart speaker to $300, but that’s not going to fix its problems

Price aside, Apple's first HomePod is still bogged down by frustrating limitations.

Apple has quietly slashed the price of its HomePod smart speaker

Apple's HomePod has gotten a permanent price drop, bringing the cost down to $299 as it struggles to gain as much traction as Amazon and Google.
Apple Music showed up for some users as an option in the Google Home app.

Here’s what’s going on with Apple Music and Google Home

Due to a bug, the Apple Music setting was opened up more broadly than intended, making it visible to Google Home users.

It looks like Apple Music users will soon be able to use Google’s smart speakers to play their music

Apple Music is already on Amazon Alexa devices, and it looks like it's coming to Google's smart speaker, too.