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May 02, 2021
One Final Yeet for the RoadMay 02, 2021
On this episode, we talk about announcements to expect at Google I/O 2021, massive corporate earnings, and a truckload of new devices. We also wonder what the world would be like if Apple's iMessage came to Android. Finally, we say goodbye to Russell Holly and Hayato Huseman as members of the team. Russell is moving on to become a Managing Editor for CNET, and Hayato will be joining the crew over at MKBHD's YouTube empire as a video producer. Maybe we can start calling him HHUHD? Good...
Apr 23, 2021
SonystansApril 23, 2021
In this episode, Hayato, Daniel, Ara, and Jerry check out the final Developer Preview of Android 12. They also talk about Sony's Xperia 1 III, the TCL Fold 'n Roll concept phone, and the Fitbit Luxe. Apple had their Spring Loaded event this week, so the gang take some time to view their announcements through the lens of Android users. Links: Android 12's final...
Apr 16, 2021
Floc BlockedApril 16, 2021
Jerry, Ara, and Daniel are here with a mixture of news, rumors, opinions, and apologies as they Pixel Watch leaks, the OnePlus Watch, an upcoming Galaxy Unpacked event, Amazon Echo Buds, and more. Links: Alleged Pixel Watch leak shows us the Wear OS watch we've been waiting for | Android Central ...
Apr 09, 2021
Unlucky-GoldstarApril 09, 2021
Michael Fisher, Hayato Huseman, Derrek Lee, and Daniel Bader deliver a poignant eulogy of LG's smartphones as they exit the business. The crew also talk about the return of Google I/O as a virtual event, Google silicon rumors, budget Samsung phones, and more. Links: It's official: LG is exiting the smartphone business | Android Central ...
Apr 02, 2021
The Middling PresentApril 02, 2021
This week on the show, Daniel, Ara, Jerry, and Harish examine LG's decision to pull out of the smartphone business. They also check out new phones from Xiaomi and POCO. There's Google news too, including our review of the 2nd Gen Nest Hub, rumors about 'Pixel Buds A', T-Mobile's commitment to Google phones and services, and more! Links: LG appears to pull out of money-losing smartphone...
Mar 23, 2021
OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro ReviewMarch 23, 2021
Hayato, Alex, and Daniel are here with their reviews of the brand new OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro. Links: OnePlus 9 review: Android's next value flagship champ | Android Central OnePlus 9 Pro review: Nailed it | Android Central
Mar 22, 2021
The Stigma of TrackingMarch 22, 2021
Daniel, Ara, Jerry, and Harish are here with your fix of Android news! Samsung is launching a trio of A series phones, and the launch date of the Galaxy S21 FE has leaked. Android 12 Developer Preview 2 adds a variety of new features, and Google is giving devs a raise by dropping Play Store commissions to 15%. The team also discuss the 'Incognito' mode lawsuit, Soli radar in Google Nest Hub, and more. Links: ...
Mar 12, 2021
Holding Back?March 12, 2021
Alex, Jerry, and Daniel are joined for a portion of the show by Myriam Joire as they review the Find X3 Pro from OPPO. The crew also check in on the latest rumors and leaks for the OnePlus 9 series of phones along with what to expect from Google's Pixel 5a and Pixel 6. And what would it take for a foldable Pixel to compete with Samsung and Microsoft's Surface Duo? Links: OPPO Find X3 Pro review: Under the...
Mar 08, 2021
Wireless Charging Since 1903March 08, 2021
Harish Jonnalagadda has the scoop on OnePlus Nord 2, which is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 1200. He, Daniel, Jerry, and Ara also check out Redmi's Note 10 Pro Max, the Huawei foldable Mate X2, and a ton of other phones. The first Pixel feature drop for 2021 is here, as are rumors of new Pixel Buds, and the possibility that the next Galaxy Watch will run Wear OS. Links: ...
Feb 26, 2021
Pause and CancelFebruary 26, 2021
Former Android Central Grand Poobah Phil Nickinson is running the ship over at our sister site WhatToWatch.com these days. He joins Daniel, Jerry, and Ara for a survey of what's happening in the streaming video service world. The crew also have some follow up on Android 12 Developer Preview and the first Pixel 5a leaks. Links: Disney+ Star launches internationally —...