Pocketnow Weekly 262: Android's State of Emergency
Finally, a problem that isn't OnePlus's fault. Worse yet, it's an issue in Android that has many manufacturers on high alert and may leave some people in the ditch at the worst possible moment. We tackle HTC and Touchpal, Bixby and Siri plus Star Wars and augmented reality on this week's show. Hey, we even go through our listener mailbag — at long last!
Our own Jaime Rivera joins us for a two-hour show, so make sure you’re charged and ready for the Pocketnow Weekly!
Watch the video recorded from 2:05pm Eastern on July 20th, or check out the high-quality audio version right here. You can shoot your listener emails to firstname.lastname@example.org for a shot at getting your question read aloud on the air the following week!Pocketnow Weekly 262
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7:57 | Android suffers emergency calling dead ends
- On New York's MTA, 'A' Train derails in Harlem
19:31 | TouchPal keyboard shows ads on HTC phones
27:47 | HMD Global's CEO resigns after slow Nokia smartphone roll-out
40:03 | Microsoft, what are you doing with Windows Mobile?
56:52 | Bixby speaks English... finally
1:03:45 | Xiaomi's screens, LG and Samsung's fight
1:07:20 | iPhone SE, SE.
1:09:02 | Alexa, Google Assistant, Cortana are rising stars
1:17:46 | "Howdy, Lord Vader! We're Lenovo!"
1:25:06 | Galaxy Note 8... dbrand... you know...Listener Mail (FINALLY!)
- Chis Reginaldo suggests an alternate reality with Nokia on Symbian.
- Ben Chung proposes a dual-camera dilemma... with clip-on lenses.
- Trevor Reis gives OnePlus a run for its money (and ours).
See you soon!