Pocketnow Weekly 205: iOS 10 and Apple Watch BETA wrap up, and Net Neutrality Defended

Sat Jun 18 2016 (01:39:35)

We've been using the iOS 10 and Apple Watch OS 3 developer preview BETAs for almost a week. How is Apple stacking up to it Android competition? Bluetooth 5 is coming with more bandwidth and a focus on "Internet of Things". And, Net neutrality is defended again, this time in the courts. Will companies start accepting it now as the law of the land? These stories and we'll be tackling your questions and comments. Make sure you're charged and ready for episode 205 of the Pocketnow Weekly!

Watch the video broadcast from 2:00pm Eastern on June 17th (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 205

 

Recording Date

June 17, 2016

Host

Juan Bagnell

Producer

Jules Wang

Guest

Enobong Etteh (Booredatwork)

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The Rundown

 

6:21 Apple fights patent suit and sales ban in China

17:26 OnePlus 3 performance not "flagship killing" — at least out of the box

26:23 Bluetooth 5 is coming to improve your IoT experience

40:01 More and more LG X series of phones announced

54:44 Is iOS 10 becoming more and more like Android?

1:07:22 Apple Watch OS 3 impressions

1:14:19 Net neutrality defended again in the courts

 

Listener Mail

(01:21:13)

Listener questions this week from Y4M1, Guido, and Cory.