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Google Introduces Home Hub Smart Speaker at werd.com

Google Introduces Home Hub Smart Speaker

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Google’s Home Hub is a powerful AI-powered smart speaker that gives you the convenience of voice-control for a whole range of tasks & integration with all your household smart devices like lights & appliances. It also has a built-in full-color display for watching videos, scrolling playlists, & viewing the customizable drop-down dashboard. Google is offering 6-months of free YouTube Premium with purchase.

Google Home Has Two New Smart Speakers: Mini & Max at werd.com

Google Home Has Two New Smart Speakers: Mini & Max

The Google Home product line continues to grow with the release of two new smart home speakers: the Google Home Mini and Max. The Mini is a compact, tabletop speaker featuring built-in Google Assistant and 360º sound. The Max is larger, delivering room-filling sound and is the first speaker to feature Google Smart sound technology that tunes the sound to optimize audio quality for the room and the music you choose.

August Smart Home Access System at werd.com August Smart Home Access System at werd.com

August Smart Home Access System

The Smart Lock was August’s first offering. Now they’re back with a trio of new smart security products: the updated Smart Lock that now links with Apple’s Siri, plus the Smart Keypad that can generate one-time user codes, and Doorbell Cam that gives you a 140º HD view of who’s at your door. They also launched August Access, a new app that makes controlling & monitoring the whole suite of products quick & easy.

This 100-Watt All-Weather Speaker is a Party On Wheels at werd.com

This 100-Watt All-Weather Speaker is a Party On Wheels

The Ecoboulder+ is a portable bluetooth speaker from California-based Ecoxgear; it’s a rugged all-weather speaker that’s dirt & dustproof plus UV-protected & features off-road wheels & a retractable luggage handle. It’s also got an IP67 waterproof rating, which will come in handy since it has dual cup holders on top and a built-in beer opener mounted on the side. The full-range main speaker is 8” in diameter and it pumps out 100-watts of power. Battery life 50 hours.

August Home Introduces 3 New Smart Lock Products at werd.com

August Home Introduces 3 New Smart Lock Products

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August Home just refreshed their Smart Lock system with three new products. They updated their original Smart Lock for simple & secure keyless entry. They’ve also introduced the premium Smart Lock Pro that is Wi-Fi & bluetooth enabled, HomeKit connected and Z-Wave Plus approved. Their new Doorbell Cam Pro let’s you see who’s at the door day or night whether you’re at home or not. It features a built-in flood light to deliver full-color HD video even in the dark.

The Maverick Speaker Offers Alexa & Good Looks in a Portable Package at werd.com

The Maverick Speaker Offers Alexa & Good Looks in a Portable Package

Quality sound and a stylish design make Cavalier’s Maverick speaker system a standout. It’s a portable Bluetooth + wi-fi speaker unit with built-in Amazon Alexa voice control and a convenient charging base. It streams from all your favorite services: Amazon Music, SiriusXM, Spotify, Audible, Pandora, and more. Multiple speakers can be linked together for multi-room audio as well.

The Bose Home Speaker 500 Has Alexa Inside at werd.com

The Bose Home Speaker 500 Has Alexa Inside

With Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant built-in plus room-filling sound from a single-speaker, the Bose Home Speaker 500 streams all your favorites from Spotify, Pandora, Sirius XM, iHeart Radio, Deezer and more. Superior voice pick-up, the ease of the Bose Music App, and premium design inside and out mark it as a solid choice for quality in-home audio.

McIntosh RS100 Wireless Speaker at werd.com

McIntosh RS100 Wireless Speaker

DTS Play-Fi technology gives the McIntosh RS100 speaker the capability to wirelessly play music on mobile devices over an existing Wi-Fi network. With the speaker connected to your network & linked to the app, you can play from your library and app-supported streaming services like Pandora, SiriusXM, Spotify and more. Up to 16 of these speakers can be connected to your network.

The SoundWave Portable Speaker Lights Up The Night at werd.com

The SoundWave Portable Speaker Lights Up The Night

In addition to surprisingly robust sound, the portable SoundWave speaker delivers an immersive light show, a warm fireplace-like glow that adds ambiance to any social gathering. The flickering light is also sync’d to the music. It’s made of aluminum and features a MicroSD card slot allowing you to simply plug music in. For streaming, it’s equipped with Bluetooth 5.0 and with its 25-hour battery, this little 10W speaker will thump ’til the sun comes up. A funded Kickstarter.

ELAC Uni-Fi UB5 Speaker at werd.com

ELAC Uni-Fi UB5 Speaker

The Uni-Fi UB5 from award-winning audiophile brand ELAC America,  is their latest 3-way speaker.  Inside the standard speaker box exterior, it boasts a 5.25” bass woofer and a concentric mid & tweeter that are separated in their own enclosure. This design reduces interference from the low-end tones to maintain crisp, clear sound in the mids & highs.

The Beoplay M3 Speaker Gives You Bang that Fits Your Budget at werd.com

The Beoplay M3 Speaker Gives You Bang that Fits Your Budget

The just-released M3 wireless speaker is the latest addition to Bang & Olufsen’s B&O Play line and their most affordable speaker yet. Behind the aluminum grill is a compact woofer & tweeter, each powered by its own 40W amp. The M3 is a small but fully connected device that gives you app-driven control, multi-room function and supports streaming via bluetooth 4.0, Apple AirPlay, and other services. Chromecast is built-in.

The Harmon Kardon Invoke Speaker Takes On Amazon Echo at werd.com

The Harmon Kardon Invoke Speaker Takes On Amazon Echo

Designed to one-up Amazon’s Echo in a very similar form factor, the Harmon Kardon Invoke speaker uses Microsoft’s Cortana home assistant system. In addition to voice control support, it can make & receive Skype calls, which Echo cannot. In terms of audio, the Invoke is also more robust—the 6 speaker design features 3 woofers & 3 tweeters for room-filling full range sound. Available Fall 2017.

The Compact Tana SL-1 Speaker is an Audiophile’s Dream for Streaming at werd.com

The Compact Tana SL-1 Speaker is an Audiophile’s Dream for Streaming

With the Tana SL-1 speaker system from Norwegian high-end audio maker Electrocompaniet, you can stream via AirPlay, your network-based music library, internet radio, Spotify Connect, Tidal, Qobuz, and WiMP. No matter what way you prefer to play tunes, this two-way bass-reflex speaker will sound sweet thanks to its 150-watt Class A/B amplifier, 24-bit DAC converter, and 32-bit digital signal processor. The compact aluminum cabinet is available in copper, silver, or black.