While there are many smart speaker choices on the market, you can take several steps to become a maximally informed shopper.
This event shines a light on just how little control we have over our smart speakers.
The Canadian release of Google Home also marks the first time Google Assistant is available in French as well as English.
Look for the Harman Kardon Invoke with Cortana in the US at select retailers and Microsoft Stores in the fall of 2017.
If your assistant can't hear or understand you, you're not going to have very good results.