Pocketnow Weekly 211: Apple sales records, Blackberry security, and we get stuff wrong

Sat Jul 30 2016 (01:54:19)

Juan's review of the Alcatel Idol 4S is LIVE, but what did Juan get wrong in his review? Apple sells it's billionth phone while sales decline. Blackberry delivers the "world's most secure Android smartphone", but can we trust that claim in the light of recent encryption issues? Those stories, and we'll tackle your viewer emails! Make sure you're charged and ready for episode 211 of the Pocketnow Weekly!

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Pocketnow Weekly 211 Recording Date

July 28, 2016


Juan Bagnell


Jules Wang


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The Rundown


5:23 The one big thing Juan got wrong in his Alcatel Idol 4S review...

23:07 Apple manages decline well with more to come before next iPhone

47:16 BlackBerry DTEK50 is "world's most secure Android smartphone"

1:07:00 Verizon adds Yahoo to its wide media bin

1:14:44 Could the Vizio acquisition be the "in" for LeEco?

1:20:34 Will Cyanogen/Mod still be the beacon for a more open Android?


Viewer Mail


Listener mail this week from Yavuz, Dushyant, Sean