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CordCutters Podcast Episode 10: Did Apple Win CES?

When was the last time a feature — and not a product — made a splash like this in Vegas?

Did Apple really win CES (insofar as anyone “wins” CES) with getting AirPlay 2 on all those TVs? (And iTunes movies and shows on Samsung’s stuff?) I dunno. On one hand, yes. It’s a big deal. But on the other hand, it shouldn’t really surprise anyone. Apple had to do this if it really is going to have its own  [Read More…]

CordCutters Podcast Episode 9: The Best of 2018

Wherein we take a quick look back, and a quick look ahead.

You can’t end a year (and start a new one) without making a list of all the best things from the prior year. And so we’ve done that. But we also were reminded that it’s not quite that simple in the world of cord-cutting, where we have so many great options that it really comes down to more than just what we deem “the best.”

Thanks  [Read More…]

CordCutters Podcast Episode 8: All About Chromecast

Hey, great, you can buy a Chromecast on Amazon.

Are the petty little squabbles between Google and Amazon finally over? Maybe, but I wouldn’t bet on it. But in any case, you can now buy a Chromecast or the Chromecast Ultra from Amazon. That in and of itself is a good thing.

But what is a Chromecast, and why might you want one? Phil and Jerry break it down.

What it is and where to get it Music:  [Read More…]

CordCutters Podcast Episode 7: Hot Hot Hardware

You have questions. We have answers.

Just in time for the holiday season, we’re back to answer some burning questions. Like:

Should you buy the Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K? Or the Fire TV Cube? What’s up with that Amazon Fire TV Recast thing? And what about those Roku speaker things?

All that, and more, in just 30 minutes.

What it is and where to get it Music: Robot Park by Poddington Bear Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Subscribe  [Read More…]

Hot Take: What is LG doing the V40 ThinQ and W7? (Episode 30)

Join us as we sit down and discuss some of the hot tech topics out there today. The LG V40 ThinQ and Watch W7 were announced at an event in New York today and we explain what exactly the company is doing in today’s market and more.

What we talked about today LG officially launches the LG V40 ThinQ with five cameras and more LG also introduces the LG Watch W7 hybrid smartwatch More news Google Assistant redesign rolling  [Read More…]

Hot Take: LG V40 “unveiled”, Oppo Find X with 10GB of RAM, and more Pixel 3 leaks (Episode 29)

Join us as we sit down and discuss some of the hot tech topics out there today. LG shared the V40 ahead of its official announcement, the Oppo Find X will soon include 10GB of RAM, and more Pixel 3 features are leaked in a new video.

What we talked about today LG V40 revealed ahead of 10/3 event Oppo Find X could be the first phone with 10GB of RAM New Pixel 3 Software Features leaked More news  [Read More…]

Hot Take: Pocophone F1 review, Slack buys Astro, and Galaxy P30 leaks (Episode 28)

Join us as we sit down and discuss some of the hot tech topics out there today. Kicking us off was giving a sneak peek at Donovan’s Pocophone F1 review, what’s going on email apps, and a surprising upcoming Samsung device.

What we talked about today Pocophone F1 Review Slack buys Astro, shuts down email service The Galaxy P30 could sport an embedded fingerprint scanner More news Jaybird Tarah include ‘Made for Google’ certification, priced at $ 99 New  [Read More…]

Hot Take: Everything announced at the latest Amazon event (Episode 27)

Join us as we sit down and discuss some of the hot tech topics out there today. Amazon held an event at its headquarters in Seattle and unveiled a slew of new products. We take a look at everything being offered and what it means for the smart home industry.

What we talked about today Amazon announces new lineup of products and more including: Echo Auto AmazonBasics Microwave Echo Wall Clock New Echo Show New Echo Plus New Echo  [Read More…]

Hot Take: Google Home Hub, Pixel 3 renders, and more (Episode 26)

Join us as we sit down and discuss some of the hot tech topics out there today. This edition focuses on the leaks surrounding a couple of new Google products. First, the Google Home Hub could be the company’s first smart display. Meanwhile, we also get our first “official” look at the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.

What we talked about today Google Home Hub could be the company’s first smart display Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL  [Read More…]

Hot Take: Google Pixel 3 event, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S, and Play Store policy (Episode 24)

Join us as we sit down and discuss some of the hot tech topics out there today. This edition focuses on the Google’s October 9th Pixel event in New York, Dono’s review of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S, and Google’s policing of the Play Store.

What we talked about today Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S review: the best under-the-radar flagship around Google will unveil the Pixel 3 and possibly more on October 9th Google removes Rootless Pixel Launcher from Play  [Read More…]