MobileTechRoundup 402: Lost cost Amazon Prime phones, an electric bike and Star Wars AR

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MoTR 402 is 66 minutes long and is a 76 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • Nokia 6 and Alcatel IDOL 5S: Amazon Prime Exclusives
  • Hands (and feet!) on with the RadCity electric bike
  • Matt tried the iPad Pro 12.9 at Apple Store: It’s not for him.
  • iPhone 8: Touch ID or no?
  • LG V30 launch event at IFA
  • Moto announcement in NYC on 25 July
  • Star Wars games coming to AR thanks to Lenovo
  • Before the Essential Phone even ships, some execs have left

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MobileTechRoundup 401: 12.9 vs 10.5 inch iPad Pro, iOS 11 beta and Bixby Voice

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MoTR 401 is 64 minutes long and is a 73.2 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • Congrats to our contest winners; thanks to LG and HTC for supplying the phone prizes!
  • Matt and Kevin both bought an iPad Pro, but different sizes
  • Early thoughts on the iOS 11 beta on iPad
  • Matt’s wife’s stolen phone adventures: Back on Android
  • Bixby voice preview
  • OnePlus 5 orders start this week

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MobileTechRoundup 400: HTC U11 and LG G6 contest and WWDC wrap-up

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MoTR 400 is 64:30 minutes long and is a 70.2 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • WWDC wrap-up and a new iPad Pro ordered
  • Hands-on with Huawei MateBook X
  • Brydge 12.3 keyboard for Surface Pro 4
  • Thanks to HTC and LG, we’re giving away a U11 and G6!
  • Contest question 1: What was the date of the press release announcing MoTR and who were the three launch hosts?
  • Contest question 2: When did Matt join MoTR (month/year) and what show number was it?
  • Contest question 3: What’s the date of show #100 and list at least one topic?
  • Contest question 4: What phone did then-readers and listeners pick for Kevin the one time he let them do so?
  • Contest question 5: What was your favorite episode and why?
  • Send all answers to motrpodcast@gmail.com by June 21. Sorry, US entries only.

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MobileTechRoundup 399: HTC U11, Essential Phone and WWDC preview

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MoTR 399 is 70 minutes long and is a 80.2 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • Hands on with the HTC U11 and BlackBerry KeyONE
  • Is the Essential phone an essential phone?
  • T-Mobile Digits is available – what does it get you?
  • Kevin bought a Google Home
  • What we expect from Apple’s WWDC event

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MobileTechRoundup 398: Google I/O recap, HTC U11, Huawei Watch 2

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MoTR 398 is 69:30 minutes long and is a 80 MB file in MP3 format.

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MobileTechRoundup 397: Windows 10 S, Surface Laptop and KEYOne reviews

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MoTR 397 is 65 minutes long and is a 75 MB file in MP3 format.

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MobileTechRoundup 396: All about the Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+

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MoTR 396 is 68 minutes long and is a 79 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • This one’s all about the new Galaxy as we’ve both bought an S8+
  • If you bought one too, check out this 4k HDR YouTube video; compare the same vid to other phones if you can!

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MobileTechRoundup 395: YouTube TV, Garmin Forerunner 935 and Xfinity Mobile

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MoTR 395 is 65 minutes long and is a 74 MB file in MP3 format.

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MobileTechRoundup 394: Samsung Galaxy S8 event, DeX dock and early Moto G5 Plus usage

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MoTR 394 is 75 minutes long and is a 87 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • Recapping the Samsung Galaxy S8 event
  • Gear 360 and Samsung DeX look interesting
  • Kevin bought a Moto G5 Plus and is impressed
  • Huawei P10 hands on
  • Garmin’s new Forerunner 935 is a less expensive Fenix 5
  • To VPN or not to VPN on personal devices?

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MobileTechRoundup 393: HTC U Ultra, LG Watch Sport and unlocking phone hardware upgrades

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MoTR 393 is 65 minutes long and is a 75 MB file in MP3 format.

HOSTS: Matthew Miller (Seattle) and Kevin C. Tofel (Philadelphia)

TOPICS:

  • Running with the LG Watch Sport
  • Is there a market for expensive Android Wear watches? (Tag Heuer, Montblanc, Guess, etc….)
  • Swatch plans its own smart watch OS
  • HTC U Ultra thoughts
  • Leaked Galaxy S8 pricing out
  • Amazon Echo back in Matt’s office
  • Would you take advantage of a phone discount and have the option to upgrade / enable HW features later

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