Apple’s HomePod is not artificial intelligence — but it is a great speaker (AAPL)
|06/18/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Sometime later this year, Apple’s $349 smart speaker, called HomePod, will go on sale.
The HomePod may be many things: a high-quality speaker, another possibly overpriced Apple product, or an odd move from a company best known for portable devices.
One thing it is not — at least, not yet — is a Trojan horse for Apple to put artificial intelligence in your house that talks to you and runs your house and life.
One key to understanding Apple is that it doesn’t pursue technologies for their own sake. It builds things that people presumably want — the user experience, or the read more >>>