Apple in a press release today announced that Amazon, Apple, Google, and the Zigbee Alliance will form a new working group to create a new standard.
In the release, Apple says they aim to:
Apple says they plan to create a better and more unified experience for the customer, focusing on “an open-source approach for the development and implementation of a new, unified connectivity protocol.”
Apple also says the new project aims to increase the ease for “device manufacturers to build devices” that support Amazon’s Alexa, Apple’s Siri, Google’s Assistant, and others.
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