Mobile Roar Podcast
Covering everything in mobile from Android to iOS to Windows Phone. Join the editors from Phandroid each week to discuss all the latest news, wins/fails, app picks, and to share some laughs.
Mar 21st - Google interrupted a pretty boring week with some big news for wearables. The guys talk about Android Wear, the Moto 360, LG G Watch, and even the iWatch. They also give Chris a hard time for becoming a Samsung fan. Lastly, they finish things off with Wins and Fails, and give you their App Picks of the week.
Mar 14th - Mutant Android and Windows Phone devices are coming, whether we like it or not. We share our thoughts on the prospect. iTunes Radio has surpassed Spotify in popularity here in the US. We share our favorite streaming apps. After the news we play THE PHONE NAME GAME, do Wins/Fails of the week, and share app picks.
Mar 7th - This week the guys are back from MWC to talk mobile news. Apple makes iOS in the car official with "CarPlay," Microsoft's Siri-competitor leaks on video and makes it onto The Tonight Show, and Samsung steals The Oscars.
Feb 21st - WhatsApp with Facebook? Do they think they can just buy everything? Well, yes, they probably could. Terrible puns aside, the guys talk about this recent acquisition. They also share predictions for MWC next week. In a new segment the guys play "The Link Bait Game," and then the show is concluded with favorite app picks and Wins/Fails of the week.
Feb 14th - This week we recap the Rise and Fall of Dong. Of course, we're talking about the developer of Flappy Bird. We also talk about the latest iPhone 6 leak and hoax, the dozens of Windows Phone 8.1 leaks, Edgar's love of everything with the letter "G," and Verizon's latest shady move.
Jan 31st - This week on the podcast we celebrate our 30th episode by purchasing Motorola! Okay, actually that was Lenovo who did that. We don't have that kind of money...yet. We talk at length about what this means for Motorola, Google, and Android in general.
Jan 24th - The gang is back together again as Edgar returns from his trip to court. Why was he at court? Tune in to find out! We also discuss the latest iPhone 6 rumors, Nintendo and their dinosaur approach to mobile gaming, Samsung's new Windows Phone-like UI, and so much more!
Jan 17th - We're back from CES for another episode of the Mobile Roar Podcast! Well, not all of us are back. Edgar is attending the Google Glass traffic hearing in San Diego. We recap that and talk about electironics in vehicles. We also discuss our best and worst from CES and thoughts on the future of the show.
Jan 3rd - We're back from a short holiday break to talk about the big stories in mobile from the last two weeks. SnapChat, Nokia Normandy, Apple/Samsung feud, CES, and the best phones of 2013.
Dec 20th - Recording the podcast live can sometimes make for hilarious moments. This week certainly had its fair share. The guys discuss Google Glass 2.0, the wood Moto X, Windows Phone 8.1, and the world being covered with iPhones. They also talk about 2K phone displays, which somehow leads to uncontrollable laughter. You don’t want to miss […]
Dec 13th - Nokia is making an Android device? Really? The Google Play Store is filling up with more devices, but is anyone buying them? Chromecast just got a ton of new apps, are you buying one? Instagram Direct is a new messaging platform, but should it exist? All of that, and MUCH more, in this week’s Mobile […]
Dec 6th - John Legere is at it again with his war on AT&T. After AT&T released several new plans and discounts for BYOD Legere lets them have it on Twitter. Joe has finished his Lumia 1520 review, and wow is it a big phone. The guys discuss phablets and the trend of giant phones. Android 4.4.1 is here […]
Mobile Roar Podcast: Happy Twerkey Day! Check out the week’s top news stories and Black Friday deals
Nov 28th - While you’re preparing for your trypotophan-enduced day off, why not check out the Mobile Roar Podcast. Here, we’ve stashed the past week’s biggest mobile news stories, covering everything from Android, to Windows Phone and iOS. Watch, listen, or click — we’re only here to serve. Enjoy, and have a great Thanksgiving! The News iPad mini […]