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The AirPods Max are Apple’s next big bet on luxury audio, coming years after its HomePod speaker flopped. Here’s why things could be different this time.

Apple’s AirPods Max headphones are the company’s next big bet on luxury audio, coming after the HomePod failed to gain traction. But the AirPods Max have a big advantage: People already love AirPods. There’s also a market for high-end headphones targeted at audiophiles, whereas the HomePod seemed overpriced because many […]
The AirPods Max are Apple’s next big bet on luxury audio, coming years after its HomePod speaker flopped. Here’s why things could be different this time.
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In a rare move, Apple, Amazon, and Google just announced a major partnership

Amazon,Apple, and Google make competing smart-home speakers: the Echo, the HomePod, and the Home. Despite this competition, the three tech giants are putting aside differences and forging a rare collaboration over smart-home standards, they announced on Wednesday. The plan: “To develop and promote the adoption of a new, royalty-free connectivity […]
In a rare move, Apple, Amazon, and Google just announced a major partnership
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Amazon workers reportedly listen to what you tell Alexa — here’s how Apple and Google handle what you say to their voice assistants

Amazon employees and contractors manually review and transcribe clips of conversations from Alexa interactions, according to a recent Bloomberg report. Here’s a closer look at how companies like Apple and Google handle the voice recordings that its devices capture. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories. When Amazon introduced the Echo in […]
Amazon workers reportedly listen to what you tell Alexa — here’s how Apple and Google handle what you say to their voice assistants
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The 13 biggest Apple disappointments of 2018

Apple is one of the biggest, most valuable, and most beloved tech companies in the world. Still, not everything the company debuted in 2018 lived up to expectations. We highlighted the most disappointing moments from Apple in 2018. 1. Apple hiked prices on just about everything. Apple bumped up the […]
The 13 biggest Apple disappointments of 2018