Amazon offers its voice-recognition smarts to other companies
Because there's no point asking Alexa anything if she can't understand you.
Hijacked headphones could be used to listen in on your life
Leaving earbuds plugged into your PC could soon be a security threat.
Shazam for Mac leaves the mic on after the app is turned off (updated)
The company has an update in the works, but it says the action helps improve performance.
Blue's Raspberry mic is small, but delivers stellar audio quality
This compact recording accessory pulls double duty via Lightning and USB.
Blue's new microphone is a compact option for recording on the go
The Raspberry offers studio-quality audio in a recording accessory you can easily store in your backpack.
Apogee's new MiC 96k works with Windows for USB recording
The $199 USB microphone works with Macs too, and it's cheaper than the iOS model.
Facebook: No, we're not using your phone's mic to eavesdrop
The company responded to rumors that it listens in to decide which ads it will show you.
Gibson takes a whimsical approach to the podcast microphone
Gibson's Neat Microphones brand makes the USB mic more than just a tool with its Widget trio.
Shure wants dedicated spectrum for wireless audio gear in the UK
Shure is lobbying for dedicated spectrum in the UK for wireless audio gear that's off limits to mobile networks.