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Sonos targets TV viewers with its new Beam smart speaker

Today, at a special media event in San Francisco, Sonos announced a new partnership with Apple and a brand new TV speaker, the Sonos Beam. The Sonos Beam is essentially a smaller, smarter, and cheaper version of the company's Playbase speaker. It
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Facebook's assistant could be different from the competition in one important way

Siri, Alexa, Cortana, by now you've probably noticed that nearly all digital assistants are portrayed as female. Even Google's more gender neutral Assistant has a female voice by default. Interestingly, Facebook may be the tech company to buck this
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Spotify may be building a smart speaker to compete with the Amazon Echo

The smart speaker race has intensified since Apple threw its hat in the ring with HomePod, but a new competitor may be entering the fray — and it could be a game-changer. Based on a series of job postings, it appears Spotify is making its own
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Facebook will launch two new smart speakers in July, claims report

Facebook's foray into hardware may actually be happening. Its new smart speakers will be available starting in July, according to a Digitimes report published Wednesday. Portal, the Facebook-connected video chat device will reportedly have two
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The best smart speakers according to Amazon reviewers

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. If you’re searching for a new smart speaker, the
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Amazon Echo, Dot and Plus Alexa-powered smart speakers launched in India

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times Amazon on Wednesday launched its Alexa-powered smart speakers range, including Amazon Echo, Echo Dot and Echo Plus, in India. The three devices are priced at Rs 9,999, Rs 4,499 and