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Getting to know the various status lights on your HomePod and what they mean

Knowing what the various status lights on the top of your HomePod convey is an important feedback mechanism when using the speaker’s touch controls and other interactions…. Read the rest of this post here “Getting to know the various status … Continue reading

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How to use Podcasts stations to play episode playlists like ‘daily news shows’ on HomePod

HomePod is a great sounding speaker, but lacks the smarts of a typical smart speaker. However, on the iPhone, Siri can do so much more and we’ve got a workaround for HomePod to allow custom podcasts commands for Siri. more… … Continue reading

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4 things to consider before buying a HomePod

Apple has now launched it’s HomePod in the US, and at a price of $ 349, there are some things you should consider before splashing the cash on this high-end smart speaker. In this article we discuss the homepod price, … Continue reading

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Has the HomePod left a ‘white ring’ on any of your furniture? [Poll]

HomePod is making its mark on early adopters. Earlier this week, it was discovered that Apple’s HomePod can leave a white ring on certain wood finished furniture. While it’s unclear how widespread the issue is, Apple did acknowledge it a … Continue reading

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Apple publishes new guide on how to use the HomePod [Video]

After a handful of how-to videos last week, Apple has now published a new HomePod video on its Apple Support YouTube channel covering how to get the most out of the smart speaker, noting that Siri will be your main … Continue reading

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Apple Shares New Video on Getting the Most From HomePod

Apple this afternoon shared a new HomePod tutorial video on its Apple Support YouTube channel, which is designed to help new HomePod users get the most out of their new speakers. The three minute video covers various Siri commands for … Continue reading

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20+ must-know HomePod tips [Video]

If you’re an Apple Music subscriber who’s all in on the Apple ecosystem, then the HomePod is a compelling smart speaker. Not only does it sound excellent, but it has Siri built in, which can do things like control your … Continue reading

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Pad & Quill introduces leather coaster to prevent HomePod from damaging wooden surfaces

With a quick turnaround time, Pad & Quill is now offering a coaster for the HomePod, claiming “state of the art surface protection” for your wooden surfaces. more… 9to5Mac

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HomePod Costs an Estimated $216 to Make

It costs Apple an estimated $216 in raw components to build the HomePod, which sells for $349, according to research conducted by TechInsights and shared by Bloomberg. Internal components like the microphones, tweeter, woofer, and power management chips cost Apple … Continue reading

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How to use your HomePod with your Apple TV

Unless your Apple TV is already connected to a decent home stereo, you may consider using your HomePod as the default speaker for your Apple TV, which will provide better-quality sound than the built-in TV speakers. It does come with … Continue reading

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