• The Case for a HomePod with a Screen

    5 monthes ago - By iMore

    Amazon and Google have set up a new category: smart home speakers complete with screens. Is the market ready for Apple to stroll in and raise the bar?
    Google has announced the Google Home Hub, a 7-inch tablet/speaker combo designed to live in your kitchen or perhaps on your nightstand.
    It is powered by the Google Assistant, can stream from various media services, show images in your Google Photos library and control a wide range of smart home devices.
    Then there's the Echo Show. At $229, it's $80 more than the Google Home Hub, but comes with a 10-inch screen and is powered by Alexa. While...
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