Listen Up: Apple’s AirPods Face Growing List of Challengers

"AirPod Killers" are ramping up to compete.


19 Apr, 2019FORTUNE.COM

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Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Just ask Apple about AirPods, its wireless earbuds that it introduced two years ago.

Tech news site Thurrott cited sources on Monday who said that Microsoft is working on a rival. The headphones, which could debut later this year, would come with Microsoft’s Cortana virtual personal assistant and noise-cancellation technology to reduce ambient noise from affecting the audio experience....

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