Amazon Echo (left) and Google Home smart speakers on display in New York. Which one is best? Photo: AP

Google Home or Amazon Alexa, which is best to buy? Smart speakers – all you need to know

  • Amazon has dominated the home voice assistant market since the launch of the original Echo in 2014, but it has no smartphone synergies to exploit
  • Google is making up ground, and its Assistant is on more than one billion devices, primarily Android smartphones
Topic |   Google

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Amazon Echo (left) and Google Home smart speakers on display in New York. Which one is best? Photo: AP
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The new 16-inch MacBook Pro looks virtually identical to 2018’s 15-inch MacBook Pro from the outside, with the same smooth and symmetrical finish all around, the iconic Apple logo, and that sturdy hinge. Photo: Ben Sin

Apple MacBook Pro 2019 16-inch review: best MacBook in years thanks to better keyboard, insane power, great battery life and more

  • Apple finally dumps the butterfly keyboard, automatically making the new MacBook Pro a winner, while adding a host of significant improvements
  • It’s still expensive compared with other laptops and requires Apple-specific accessories for some basic tasks, but for creatives there’s nothing better
Topic |   Apple

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The new 16-inch MacBook Pro looks virtually identical to 2018’s 15-inch MacBook Pro from the outside, with the same smooth and symmetrical finish all around, the iconic Apple logo, and that sturdy hinge. Photo: Ben Sin
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