Apple releases HomePod software 15.1.1

Apple's marketing image showing the upper half of the HomePod mini speakers in black, white, blue, orange and yellow

It's a week for minor software updates, apparently. Following the release of tvOS 15.1.1 to the public, which included a variety of behind-the-scenes fixes but no major new features, Apple is back with an update for the HomePod and HomePod mini.

How to connect HomePod to Wi-Fi networks in school, colleges, universities, hotels and more

Apple's marketing image promoting the full-size HomePod smart speaker

You can easily set up your HomePod on a personal or home Wi-Fi network, but using the Apple smart speaker in places with Wi-Fi networks that are protected with usernames and passwords can be challenging. In this video tutorial, we'll show you how to connect your HomePod to wireless networks that require a username and password or other security methods, such as Wi-Fi typically found in universities, offices, hotels and more.