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You can sign up to be notified for updates at the Home website. His title, VP of product management, is the sort you hear a lot.
It will work with Google Play Music, of course, but it should also be able to handle any other service that supports Google Cast, like Spotify.
It will also have some LED lights that dance around a bit to let you know it's working.
It's not portable, but the benefit of always being plugged in is that Google can make a more powerful speaker.
Compatibility with Cast gives it another smart ability: it can talk to the Chromecast you have plugged into your TV, playing You Tube clips and anything else you can think to ask for.
Unfortunately, the Home won't support multiple Google accounts at launch, but the company says that will come in time. Queiroz says that Google put a lot of time into thinking about how Google Home should respond to your queries.