Apple Getting Ready to Introduce Its Smart Home Device
Only a few people have knowledge about Apple's latest project, which has something to do with Siri's integration to a smart home device.
Amazon was the first company to release a smart home device, which they called Echo. The Amazon Echo looks like a speaker that is an all-in-one remote control that can control everything at home.
Now, Apple is ready to show its prototype to the world and other companies, promising to offer the same benefits. The Cupertino-based company started the project two years ago, aiming to create a device that can compete with Amazon's.
Siri As The Main Control
According to a Tech Times report, the tech giant has been working with this technology for quite some time but the shipping company was the first to release it in the form of Echo.
Like the Echo, Apple wants to control the appliances, music and even the lights at home. There are some talks indicating that it will have some form of facial recognition through a camera and some other features.
The Siri speaker might be configured with Apple's new W1 chip, which was first seen in the recently revealed AirPods, according to Apple Insider. The report also noted that with W1, the speaker could use "one-click" setup to pair with compatible devices.
According to Apple executives, Siri is set to be on 'deep neutral network' to improve the quality of smart home device.
At the moment, the devices are still being tested in engineers' homes, as per the Bloomberg report. The prototypes are still at the development stage and still need approval from U.S. Federal Communications Commission approval.
Amazon is very aware with this latest project of Apple and the former company believes in the power of Alexa, the voice of Echo.
Seagate To Release A Massive 16TB Hard Drive Next Year
Seagate has massive good news for its fans. They just announced that next year, they will be releasing a massive 14 TB and 16 TB hard drive.
Samsung Wants Your Home To Be Smarter And Safer With New Smart Fridge, WiseNet SmartCam and BabyView Home Security Camera
Samsung will be releasing the latest Family Hub smart fridge along with a couple of monitoring systems to keep your home and baby safe.
Kissenger App Enables iPhone To Send Kisses Virtually
Kissenger App Enables iPhone To Send Kisses Virtually to your loved ones, it actually works.
Can Smart Home Devices Help Solve Crimes? Police Trying To Get Clues On Murder Case From Amazon Echo In Crime Scene
Investigators are asking Amazon to divulge the recordings in an Amazon Echo that was near a crime scene to help catch the murderer.
Best Gaming Smartphones Of 2016: Acer Predator 6, Moto G4, HTC 10, XIaomi Redmi Note 2
Here is a list of the best gaming phones that you should consider buying. Click to know all about it.
MORE IN ITECHPOST
'Tokyo Ghoul' Season 3 Delayed By Its Live-Action Movie? Ken Kenaki Returns With Another Identity?
"Tokyo Ghoul" season 3's release is delayed and there are countless speculations as to why it is being pushed back. Reports claim that the show is to give way to "One Punch Man" and "My Hero Acdemia" but new rumors say that it's lack of materials and storyline as well as its live-action movie are causing the delay.