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By Matt Birchler
I've been writing here since 2010! Back when personal blogs were all the rage. Kids, ask your parents.

Hey there, I'm Matt!

I'm a UI/UX designer at NMI and I make videos over on A Better Computer, which I think you'll love.

Hey there, I'm Matt!

I'm a UI/UX designer at NMI and I make videos over on A Better Computer, which I think you'll love. You can also check out my side projects, Quick Reviews and Quick BIN Lookup.

Smart People Seem to Agree, HomePod is an Echo and Home Competitor

Daring Fireball: HomePod’s Priorities

The difference between HomePod and Amazon Echo isn’t that they’re in different product categories. They’re in the same category. No one other than a gadget reviewer is going to put both a HomePod and Echo in their kitchen. They’re going to have one. It is, most certainly, a competition.

The difference is in the priorities behind the devices.

I’m happy that John is on the same page that the HomePod is absolutely going up against the existing Google Home and Amazon Echo devices on the market. I also agree with him that it’s all a matter of priorities:

https://twitter.com/mattbirchler/status/956760104585449472

Time will tell what priority proves the most important to the most people.

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