Google shipped 3.2 million of its Google Home and Home Mini devices and 2.5 million devices of the Amazon Echo were shipped in the first quarter of 2018.
To invoke the audiobook, say, “Ok Google, read my book" to the Google Assistant on your phone or the Google Home.
With 43.6 percent market share, Amazon shipped four million smart speakers during the quarter.
Google Assistant can now connect to over 5,000 smart home devices and supports over 1 million Actions
Google is also adding more popular security alarm brands that will now work with Google Assistant
Google Home and Amazon Echo smart speakers are hot right now, but are they ready for our desi queries?
Waiting for the day Alexa and Google Assistant can respond to me asking “Kattappa ne Baahubali ko kyun maara?”
Amazon Alexa to become smarter, understand more natural language commands and get a memory of its own in the coming months
Alexa will soon remember what you direct it to, and respond to follow up question ever when the command doesn’t begin with “Alexa”.
The smart speaker space is quite nascent in India with only Amazon offering competition with its Echo lineup of speakers
Giannandrea, who took the role of Senior Vice President of Engineering at Google from Amit Singhal in early 2016, will report directly to Cook.
Google has an event scheduled on 10 April where it is expected that the company will be launching mid-ranged Pixel devices in the Indian market.
Google Home and Home Mini will be launched in India by April 2018. This will be the second major brand to release its smart speakers in the Indian market
Also now you can sync several other Bluetooth speakers connected to your Google Home for simultaneous playback.
Facebook will not unveil its smart speaker at the F8 developer conference, postpones the launch to later this year
The home device from Facebook like Amazon's Echo and Google's Home is a speaker with artificial intelligence capabilities
Nest and related Google smart home products will not be sold on Amazon after current stock runs out: Report
After weeks of being unresponsive to Nest, Amazon informed the company that the directive "came from the top," something Nest took to mean that it had been handed down by CEO Jeff Bezos.
It’s only recently that Apple revealed the true capabilities of the HomePod, and the device is disturbingly limited in function.
According to reports, Google Home can identify Buddha, Muhammad and Satan but could not provide any details about Jesus.
HomePod will have Apple's voice assistant Siri, integrated inside the device and will make music recommendations that go inline with Apple Music.
CES is expected to draw more than 170,000 people, as some 4,000 exhibitors showcase their wares over the equivalent of nearly 50 football fields.
Google currently offers three Home devices — the original Home, the Home Max and the Home Mini.
Amazon and Google slash prices of their smart speakers; could be a strategy to lure future customers
Amazon and Google, meanwhile, are eager to give consumers a taste of their respective digital assistants, Alexa and Google Assistant, at impulse-buy prices.