Pocketnow Weekly 184: Perfume, Islandwood and other crazy codenames

Sun Jan 24 2016 (01:33:54)

HTC Nexus phones, a free smartwatch with your smartphone and iOS apps coming to Windows Phone. Who says the post-CES lull has to be dull? All of the above –plus a special announcement from Pocketnow's Editor-in-Chief and your listener mail– awaits on episode 184 of the Pocketnow Weekly! So put on your Perfume and varnish up your Islandwood; we're about to pay another visit to the techno club that is the Pocketnow Weekly podcast.

Watch the video broadcast from 1:00pm Eastern on January 21 (click here for your local time), or check out the high-quality audio version 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 184 Recording Date

January 21, 2015

 

Hosts

Michael Fisher

Anton D. Nagy

Juan Bagnell (SomeGadgetGuy)

 

Producer

Jules Wang

 

Podcast Rundown


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Anton's Announcement

(00:03:07)

Editor-in-Chief Anton D. Nagy has requested an audience with you, dear listeners – and when Tony asks for something, it's our policy to give it to him. Join us for a few minutes with Pocketnow's lead lion-tamer as he shares exciting news about the future of the site!

 

News

 

[table]

Time,Segment

12:50,HTC Perfume flagship expected to roll out in Snap 820 and MediaTek fragrances / latest rumors point to March launch

26:50,HTC to build Nexus phones once again?

34:40,AT&T tries moving Samsung phones with free Gear S2 deal

42:02,rMinor Apple Watch revision with FaceTime camera in the works?

48:02,Islandwood 101: Microsoft gives iOS bridge tutorials

51:36,Garmin Quatix 3 speaks to the inner sailor in all of us

56:23,Ubuntu tablet coming to MWC with its own take on Microsoft Continuum

1:00:59,The Huawei Mate 8 is the new flagship to beat for battery life

[/table]

  Listener Mail

(01:05:43)

E-mailed submissions from P.C., Unicorn, and Carlos

See you next week!