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Apple HomePod “gotcha” you need to know BEFORE you buy one

Apple’s new HomePod appears poised to challenge Google Home and Amazon Echo, but a serious -- and expensive -- potential drawback has already emerged.
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You can finally order Apple's HomePod, but should you?

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Which is better, Amazon Echo or Google Home?

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Alexa, Siri and other virtual assistants vulnerable to "silent" hacks!

Right now, smart gadgets with built-in virtual assistants are the darlings of the consumer tech world. They offer various amazing conveniences, but how would...
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Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant coming to MORE speakers and appliances!

If you want Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant, your options have been pretty limited. But that's all changing! These virtual assistants have become so...
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Smart speaker calls 911 and saves woman's life

It's well known that products like Amazon Alexa and Google Home are always listening for their next command. But when this smart speaker overheard...
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