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The HomePod mini reportedly has a secret temperature sensor. What’s it for?

A hidden sensor discovered inside the HomePod mini could unlock new functionality for Apple’s diminutive smart speaker.
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Ben has been writing about technology and consumer electronics for more than 20 years. A PCWorld contributor since 2014, Ben joined TechHive in 2019, where he covers smart speakers, soundbars, and other smart and home-theater devices.