Apple’s Previous Home Stereo Attempt »

In my MacStories column this month, I dusted off my iPod Hi-Fi:

While I don’t use mine day-to-day, I do break it out sometimes, and the thing still sounds great, 11 years after it was introduced.

The HomePod is set to take the Hi-Fi’s legacy and extend it in our age of voice assistants and cloud-connected devices. It trades an iPod dock for Apple Music, and an IR remote for Siri.