Apple's HomePod gets FCC approval, hinting at upcoming launch

Apple's HomePod gets FCC approval, hinting at upcoming launch

Adding to evidence that the HomePod is nearing an official release, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission has given its stamp of approval for the device. The product is identified as model “A1639,” and will bear its FCC markings out of sight on the bottom, according to newly-published documents. As a[…]

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HomePod: This is Apple's Siri Speaker

HomePod: This is Apple's Siri Speaker

The HomePod is a seriously great computational speaker — a speaker that also supports Siri and HomeKit. Apple’s HomePod looks… well, like a pod. It’s textured like a speaker should be, and available in white and black. Snaking from the bottom is a simple power cord; on the top, a display[…]

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Video: Apple gets ready to ship HomePod after month-long delay

Video: Apple gets ready to ship HomePod after month-long delay

The HomePod was previously scheduled to hit the market before the end of last year, but Apple issued a statement in November saying it needed more time before the product is ready for customers, giving it an “early 2018” release date. The Taiwanese company Inventec has reportedly shipped 1 million[…]

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