Check it Out: Polk Assist Smart Speaker With Google Assistant
May11

Check it Out: Polk Assist Smart Speaker With Google Assistant

Polk Audio has announced their smart speaker, the Polk Assist with Google Assistant. The Polk Assist speaker will have the basic functions of a Google Assistant enabled smart speaker.   While the speaker can be activated via voice control, it has 4 buttons on the top corners of the speakers for control and activation of the Google Assistant. The Polk Assist has Google Assistant and Chromecast built-in so you can do things from...

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Sanus Adjustable Height Wireless Speaker Stands Review
May05

Sanus Adjustable Height Wireless Speaker Stands Review

Besides the actual tech we review, the shelves, and stands we use are important. For many the setup is equally as important as the gadgets they use. I recently got a the wireless Sonos Speaker Stands from Sanus. Design   There are different versions of the Sanus stands. The point of these stands is obviously for desired placement, but also, to have it at the manufacturers recommended height for optimal listening. The Sanus stands are...

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Check it Out: Como Audio SpeakEasy Speaker with Google Assistant Built-In
May01

Check it Out: Como Audio SpeakEasy Speaker with Google Assistant Built-In

Add another smart speaker to the lineup. The Como Audio SpeakEasy speaker with built-in Google Assistant was just introduced on Kickstarter. As expected with Google Assistant, you can speak commands to your speaker. You also get the sound quality of Como Audio. Founder and CEO Tom DeVesto spoke about having the proper casing for great sound.   Como Audio SpeakEasy If you’re familiar with Como Audio’s past products, the...

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Riva Arena and Festival Wireless Speakers Review
Apr30

Riva Arena and Festival Wireless Speakers Review

The Arena and Festival speakers are part of Riva Audio’s Wand multi-room speaker system. I actually never heard of these speakers from Riva, but I am a fan of the multi-room speaker setup. The company sent over both the Riva Arena and Festival for me to try out. The Arena is the smaller cubed speaker, the Festival looks like like a large table-top speaker. While these speakers don’t have a smart assistant built-in, you can...

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