If you thought the smart home gadgetry such as the Amazon Echo and Google Home speak-and-do devices were just a fad, think again. Apple on Monday (6/5) just crashed the party with the introduction at WWDC 2017, a.k.a. the 2017 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif., of the HomePod.
News organzations far and wide are spreading the news like wildfire across the internet. CNet perhaps says it best, with its headline sharing the fact that the new HomePod smart speaker brings Siri home.
It also makes Siri, like Alexa, a potentially vital friend for radio stations across the U.S.