HomePod goes on sale in France, Germany and Canada

HomePod, the innovative wireless speaker from Apple with built-in Siri, is available starting today in Canada, France and Canada after making its initial debut in January 2018 in Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States.

HomePod can now read the news in Canada

Canadian users can now ask Siri on their HomePod to play some news and she will provide news briefs from both local and international sources, like CBC, Global TV, CTV and CNN.

List of new Siri AirPlay 2 commands for controlling multiple speakers by talking

AirPlay 2 is finally here! With it, Apple device owners can control music playback across multiple speakers and rooms from their HomePod, iPhone, iPad or Apple TV. We have put together a running list of the best Siri AirPlay 2 commands with respect to multi-room audio that let you do cool things such as play music in a particular room, play different playlists on different speakers, continue playing a song on another speaker and more—all by talking.