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Apple’s $349 HomePod is now available to preorder and the wireless speaker will be in stores on February 9. The HomePod will be on sale in US, UK and Australia and will rollout to France and Germany in the spring. Apple will finally compete with the likes of Google Home and Amazon’s Echo as they bring out their own smart speaker. Apple is promoting it as a speaker primarily and an assistant second. This is a speaker that could transform how you listen to music at home as it claims to analyze the room to deliver exceptional quality. It will also allow you to make lists, write emails, send messages and ask the weather, but how

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