Apple’s HomePod was updated this week to version 12, which debuted alongside iOS 12 for iPhones and iPads. The HomePod update brings about a handful of new abilities for Apple’s smart speaker, including support for multiple timers, lyric search, find my iPhone, making and receiving phone calls, and more.
Because of all the useful and handy new additions arriving on HomePod this week, we’ve written this guide to provide quick steps that can help you figure out each new feature, and added in some tips as well.Multiple Timers
On previous HomePod software you could only make one timer and not name it, but with the new software Apple is letting you [...]
Following the release of iOS 12, which brought a few new Apple Music features, Apple has updated its Apple Music app for Android to introduce feature parity.
Today’s update brings support for searching by lyrics, an iOS 12 feature that’s designed to let you locate songs and artists using song lyrics rather than a song name.
To use the feature, all you need to do is type in a sentence from the lyrics of a particular song and Apple Music will try to find it. This doesn’t work with all songs, but it does work with those that offer lyrics in the Apple Music app.
Apple Music for Android is also gaining the new Artist Pages that were introduced [...]
Mit Dataset Search launcht Google eine neue Suchmaschine für wissenschaftliche Datensätze im Internet. iPhone&iPad
Google this week debuted a new app called „Cameos,“ which lets celebrities record video answers to „the most asked questions on Google,“ and then post the recordings directly to Google’s search results (via TechCrunch). The company says that this will let users „get answers directly“ from the source when searching for facts and trivia about certain people in the spotlight.
Although anyone can download the app [Direct Link], Cameos requires access to be granted once it’s downloaded. Celebrities who gain access can browse the Internet’s „top questions“ asked about them, choose which ones they want to answer, [...]