Facebook, Xiaomi Join Amazon’s Voice Interoperability Initiative, Google and Apple Still Holding Out
Amazon has added Facebook, Xiaomi, Garmin, and Dolby to the ranks of the Voice Interoperability Initiative (VII) a year after..
Amazon Continues to Lead in Smart Displays with 59% Share While Facebook Portal Only Tallies 2% Adoption Among Smart Speaker Users
Amazon Echo Show and Spot, both introduced in 2017, were the first smart displays. These devices integrate voice assistant based..
Facebook’s New Portal TV Turns Televisions into Smart Displays While New Portal Devices Begin Shipping to UK, France, Italy, Spain, Australia and New Zealand
Facebook has launched the new Portal smart displays it promised back in June. The new lineup includes an updated version..
Facebook May Turn its Portal Smart Display Into Your New Media Streaming Device and Bring Video Calling to TVs
The Information is reporting (N.B. paywall) that Facebook has “has approached Netflix, Disney and other media companies about putting their..
Facebook Cuts Portal Price by $100 and Acknowledges New Voice Assistant is Being Developed. Here’s Why.
Facebook started developing a new voice assistant in early 2018 to be integrated into its AR/VR and smart display products..