Tag Archive: #acpodcast


How high a standard? [#acpodcast]

With another week of experience using the OnePlus 7 Pro under their belt, Daniel Bader and Andrew Martonik have more to say about the sub-$ 700 flagship. They also talk about Samsung’s intended design changes for the Galaxy Fold.

Additionally, ASUS is previewing ZenFone 6 and some wild design concepts they explored. 5G is a little more real (but still not worth buying into), and President Trump has signed an order to protect the U.S. network infrastructure from  [Read More…]

A Dinner Party With Your Cats [#acpodcast]

Daniel Bader, Andrew Martonik, and Alex Dobie provide an extensive look at the latest affordable flagship: OnePlus 7 Pro. Nothing is perfect, but there are so many things to appreciate about this device. If you’re price conscious but willing to pay for quality, this may be the phone for you.

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Have Mic — Will Travel [#acpodcast]

Russell Holly takes a person-on-the-street approach to Google I/O by interviewing attendees about their impressions of the conference and how the new announcements might assist them in solving existing problems and creating new opportunities.

⒍ Shoreline

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Show Notes and Links: Top 10 Google I/O 2019 announcements! The Google Assistant is now ten times faster on phones Nest  [Read More…]

At All Costs [#acpodcast]

David Ruddock of Android Police returns to the show and speaks with Daniel Bader and Andrew Martonik about the aftermath of the Galaxy Fold launch delay. They also discuss what they’re looking forward to seeing at Google I/O 2019, and look at where the forthcoming Pixel 3a will fit into the phone market.

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The biggest of buts… [#acpodcast]

Daniel Bader and Andrew Martonik go one-on-one for a conversation about Samsung Galaxy Fold. It’s a refreshingly different device with an amazing amount of potential accompanied by an equal amount of serious concerns.

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Show Notes and Links: Samsung Galaxy Fold hands-on: The tablet that (almost) fits in your pocket 48 hours with the Galaxy Fold: Incredible potential  [Read More…]

Where’s the line? [#acpodcast]

Daniel Bader is joined by Ara Wagoner and Carli Velocci for a streaming service focused episode. In particular, they take a close look at Disney+ and the disruption it may bring to the entertainment industry. They also discuss the distinction between active and ambient viewing habits and how different platforms seem tailored to one or the other. Finally, they offer quick takes on the Star Wars Episode IX teaser trailer.

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Beta Bubbles [#acpodcast]

Daniel Bader, Andrew Martonik, and Jerry Hildenbrand look at the Nokia 9 PureView and compare its RAW output to the JPEGs the phone produces. In speaking about camera performance, they discuss Galaxy S10 vs. Pixel 3 and talk briefly about Huawei’s P30 Pro.

The crew also eulogize Google+ and Google Inbox, but welcome popular iOS email app Spark to the Android platform.

Android Q beta 2 is now available! With it comes many new features, and many new  [Read More…]

Don’t attribute to malice what can be explained by stupidity [#acpodcast]

Daniel Bader, Andrew Martonik, and Alex Dobie begin the episode by looking at credit cards and gaming subscriptions through the lens of Apple Card and Apple Arcade. At face value, Apple Card seems to be ‘best of the worst’ and an interesting adjunct to mobile payments. And what could be learned from Apple Arcade when it comes to games and the Google Play Store?

They also look at instances where phone makers are ‘mistakenly’ sending user data to  [Read More…]

Russell Holly’s Punch-Out!! [#acpodcast]

Russell Holly is live from Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2019 along with special guests Carli Velocci and Jennifer Scheurle to talk about the biggest news and their favorite games from the show. They go deep into Google Stadia, Xbox Project xCloud, Oculus Rift S, and Oculus Quest.

Also, Russell punched a guy. By accident. Honest!

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That was sarcasm, folks [#acpodcast]

The reviews for the Galaxy S10 series phones are in, but Daniel Bader, Andrew Martonik, and Jerry Hildenbrand still have thoughts and feelings. For one thing, the value proposition of S10e muscles out the middle child S10. Further, Samsung wins at pretty much everything — except the camera.

The team also share details on the Android Q public beta. It’s available now for Pixel phones and they highlight some of the cool new features.

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