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Hashtag Trending – Sonos files for IPO; your AI might be human; Pokémon Go turns two

Smart speaker maker Sonos goes public. The Guardian writes about certain tech companies using humans to power their AI platforms...

July 9th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Sonos shoots for IPO backed by premium hardware and broad content ecosystem

In a tiny living room in the west-end of Toronto, Sonos head of global product marketing Michael Papish says "Alexa,...

July 6th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Hashtag Trending – Washington sues Google and Facebook; ZTE strikes deal with U.S.; Sonos’ new Alexa-enabled speaker

The state of Washington has sued Google and Facebook for allegedly not disclosing who purchased election ads. Chinese smartphone manufacturer...

June 8th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – Snap Inc. releases updated Spectacles; real-life Transformers; Sonos worth $3B?

Snapchat parent Snap Inc. releases the next generation of its wearable Spectacles camera; Japanese researchers have created a real-life Transformer;...

April 27th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Sonos One to launch in Canada with no promises for Alexa support

Sonos Inc. will launch its new "voice-controlled speaker" in Canada without any promise for support from Amazon Alexa, according to...

October 4th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Now: Google Play Music. Later: Android Silver (maybe)

On Monday, Google Canada launched the Google Play Music service in Canada. Previously available south of the border, Google finally...

May 6th, 2014 Sean Carruthers

Android Gift Guide: 2013 holiday edition

As we edge towards the end of the year, we’re hitting prime gift giving (and shopping) season. If you’re looking...

December 9th, 2013 Sean Carruthers