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Exclusive: Sonos’ next flagship speaker will play sound in nearly all directions

Exclusive: Sonos’ next flagship speaker will play sound in nearly all directions

After spending 2022 focused on midrange products like the Ray and the rollout of its own voice service, Sonos is about to shift its attention back to upscale devices. Aside from the upcoming, delayed Sub Mini, the company is also at work on a completely new high-end speaker codenamed Optimo 2. The Verge has viewed …

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Everything You Need to Know from Amazon's Alexa Live 2022 Event

Everything You Need to Know from Amazon’s Alexa Live 2022 Event

Alexa Live is an annual conference for developers who use the digital assistant. Screenshot: Amazon Amazon is hosting its annual Alexa developers annual conference, called Alexa Live, today. The event will introduce a heaping of new APIs for developers to build with, meaning new abilities coming to an Echo speaker or smart display near you. …

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These Apple TV 4K and Sonos deals will end after Father’s Day

These Apple TV 4K and Sonos deals will end after Father’s Day

Kick off the weekend with a steep discount on the latest, fastest iteration of the Apple TV 4K. The 32GB model normally retails for $179.99 (it’s usually one of the pricier streaming devices out there), but you can grab one for a much more reasonable $129.99. This deal debuted earlier this week, and we can’t …

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Here’s what happens when Sonos won’t stop sending you speakers

Here’s what happens when Sonos won’t stop sending you speakers

A couple of days ago, The Verge reported on a strange glitch that caused Sonos to ship customers more items than what they ordered — and charge extra on top of that. While most customers received anywhere from two to six extra speakers, we were recently contacted by a customer who has had a much …

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Sonos Voice Control review: a speedy, private, music-focused assistant

Sonos Voice Control review: a speedy, private, music-focused assistant

When Sonos Voice Control was announced last month, the company made it abundantly clear that its new voice assistant, free to use on all Sonos smart speakers, isn’t meant to directly compete with Amazon’s Alexa or the Google Assistant. Sonos lacks the size and resources to build any smart assistant that could go toe to …

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Big Tech Has a New Antitrust Nemesis: John Oliver

Big Tech Has a New Antitrust Nemesis: John Oliver

Comedian John Oliver decided to wade into the antitrust battleground this week, and he didn’t hold back any punches. Oliver devoted 25 minutes of his most recent Last Week Tonight show to discuss general Big Tech badness and advocated in favor of a pair of historic antitrust bills currently being considered in Congress. The comedian …

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The travel-friendly Sonos Roam is still on sale for $37 off

The travel-friendly Sonos Roam is still on sale for $37 off

Welcome to the weekend! We’re kicking things off today with a rare deal on the superb Sonos Roam, which remains one of the best Bluetooth speakers we’ve ever tested. Regularly $179.99, you can currently buy it from Best Buy, B&H Photo, and Sonos for just $143.20, the speaker’s best price to date. That’s less than …

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Sonos’ Roam speaker is still 20 percent off, plus the rest of the week’s best tech deals | Engadget

If you’re still looking for the perfect Father’s Day gift, you have a bunch of options that you can get for less right now. A rare sale on the Sonos Roam and Move speakers discounts them both by 20 percent, while a number of Apple devices are on sale, too. The Google Pixel 6 Pro …

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