AirPlay 2, macOS, and the limits of the HomePod

Stereo sound from macOS to a HomePod isn't here yet.
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  • HomePod
  • Voice Assistants
  • Consumer Electronics
  • MacOS
  • Mac
  • Music
  • iTunes
  • Streaming Devices
  • Speakers
  • Analytics
  • AirPlay
Glenn Fleishman’s most recent books include Take Control of iOS & iPadOS Privacy and Security, Second Edition (covering iOS 15/iPadOS 15), Take Control of Your M-Series Mac, and Take Control of Securing Your Mac. In his spare time, he makes Tiny Type Museums. He’s a senior contributor to Macworld, where he writes Mac 911.