At long last, Google is launching its new YouTube Premium service, which combines music and video under one roof. But is it a worthy competitor to Apple Music?
JBL's Link Bar isn't just another Android TV device. It's a Trojan horse designed to help Google get a leg up on Roku, Amazon, and Apple in the living room.
Google and JBL are partnering on a new smart sounder with always-on Google Assistant support and Android TV.
Google has announced that Assistant works with 'every major device brand' in the U.S., but it still has a long way to go to catch up to Alexa.
Spotify’s new app update gives its free tier access to hundreds of on-demand songs and a heavy focus on personalization, and it just might be better than Apple Music.
Spotify has taken the wraps off its new mobile app, which includes a major upgrade to the streaming service's free tier. Here's why Premium users might want to give it a listen.
The Lenovo's Tab 4 8 Plus is an OK Android tablet on its own, but the Home Assistant Pack accessory doesn't do Alexa justice.
Amazon has released a super-easy tool for anyone to make their own Alexa skill, and you won't find anything like for Siri or Google Assistant.
Amazon has announced a partnership with Best Buy to sell the next-generation of Fire TVs due to launch this summer.
Apple has hired John Giannandrea, Google's longtime AI and machine learning wizard, to head its new Siri team, but the transition is going to be tricky.
Google has finally given its Home and Home Mini speakers the ability to play music through a Bluetooth speaker. Here's how to do it.
On the heels of its Shopping Actions program that encourages stores to use Assistant to sell stuff, Google has unveiled a new way to send money to your friends using Google Assistant.
Google is expanding Assistant to 30 languages by the end of the year and working with OEMs to build custom integrations into upcoming phones.
Siri is on the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV, Macs, and HomePod, but the experience is different on each device—in some cases there are surprising and frustrating limitations.
HomePod sounds great, but it isn't the music authority Apple wants you to think it is. Here are eight ways Apple can make it better.
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