Pocketnow Weekly 209: Pok?mon Go breaking records, LG woes, and viewers take the wheel

Sat Jul 16 2016 (01:44:22)

Pokémon Go is already huge and it's getting huger! LG is whittling back expectations for the G5, but can a V20 pull the company out of its doldrums. Plus this week our viewers take the wheel. Ask us anything (tech related), and we're going to answer it! Make sure you're charged and ready for episode 209 of the Pocketnow Weekly!

Watch the video broadcast from 2:00pm Eastern on July 14th (click here for your local time), or check out the high-quality audio version right here. And don't forget to shoot your listener mail to podcast [AT] pocketnow [DOT] com for a shot at getting your question read aloud on the air!

Pocketnow Weekly 209

 

Recording Date

July 14, 2016

Host

Juan Bagnell

Producer

Jules Wang

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The Rundown

 

7:15 Pokémon Go is HUGE!

17:36 LG G5 woefully under-performing — so how about that LG V20?

25:56 Hangouts 11 removes merged IM and Text conversations.

31:46 ZTE Axon 7 pre-orders are live in the US!

38:13 Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 a modest improvement to the 820

 

Viewers Take the Wheel!

Ask us ANYTHING! Well, anything tech related...
Here's the deal though, if you ask us some lame comparison question like "which phone smartphone a vs smartphone b" we're going to give you our personal opinions on that matter. No diplomacy. You've been warned.