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Mobile-tech talk and lame jokes from the informative yet unrefined team at Pocketnow. Covering smartphones, tablets, wearables and other gadgets you dreamed of owning when you were young. Stitcher Award winner: Best Technology Podcast, 2013

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    • May 14, 2022 LATEST EPISODE
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    Sony Xperia 1 IV or Pixel 7 Pro? (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2022 82:20

    Google I/O has come and gone, but there were so many great announcements made that JV and Nick Gray have to make a chunky episode talking about everything that they were excited about. Google wasn't the only one that had a great week though -- Sony with their Xperia 1 IV and the WH1000xM5 headphones made quite the splash too, and the two talk through them before the I/O craziness.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Google I/O hype! (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 7, 2022 46:16

    Google I/O is on the horizon, and there are a few hardware announcements that JV and Nick are really excited for: the Pixel 6a, Pixel Watch, and Pixel Buds Pro. Of course, that doesn't mean we're really going to be seeing them in a few days, but it's still fun to speculate! Before that though, JV wanted to just put forth a bit of appreciation for pieces of tech that have gotten smaller, more powerful, and more efficient. Also, Amazon Fresh.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Betas all around: Nothing Launcher and Android 13! (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2022 47:48

    JV and Nick Gray get through a few main stories from this past week, including the release of a couple of software betas: the Nothing Launcher and Android 13 ahead of Google I/O! After that, JV wonders why we even need the Snap Pixy selfie drone, even if he admits that he will get one to try out regardless.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The OnePlus 10 Pro and the curse of "same"-ity (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 13, 2022 49:16

    Nick is back on the show -- well, you might have expected that, but he was actually down with COVID over the last week. Nick Gray of Phandroid recounts his experience of being locked up with all of his tech while JV expresses all the gratitude he can that everyone is okay. After that, the two talk through the OnePlus 10 Pro and why it's so hard to wrap their heads around.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Let's talk about Nothing! (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 23, 2022 50:52

    JV and Nick talk about the announcement that actually shared... Nothing. The enigmatic Carl Pei brought very few details about the smartphone that will be developed and released by his much hyped company, Nothing. The two speculate about the upcoming smartphone and JV praises the Nothing ear(1) as a good faith look into what might be in store. Before that, a live unboxing on the podcast of the newly available Moto edge+ and some last thoughts on the iPhone SE and the iPad Air with the M1 chip.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Nick is back from MWC 2022! The iPhone SE is back! We're back! (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 10, 2022 58:19

    We're back! Not that we were trying to be totally gone -- JV and Nick Gray of Phandroid return to talk about the week's mobile tech news which include the recent Apple event! Do you really need an M1 Ultra in a Mac Studio? No, but you really want one, don't you? Also, Nick is fresh off the first international trip most of us have had in a long time, as he recounts the announcements and experiences from MWC 2022.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Recounting - and recovering - from CES (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 21, 2022 70:41

    JV and Nick Gray are back from CES 2022 -- well, they've been back for a while, but are just now getting to recount their experience at one of the most unique shows ever. From Samsung announcements including the Galaxy S21 FE to wireless Android Auto courtesy of Motorola, the two run down a lot of what they enjoyed at the show.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    A conversation with John Deere

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 11, 2022 36:17

    On this episode, Jaime Rivera sat down with the folks from John Deere, who had a notable presence at CES 2022 -- JV and Jaime both got a great look at the tech that power their autonomous combines and tractors. With autonomous driving all the rage both on and off the roads, Jaime learns what makes John Deere's technology so effective -- and where it might lead us. The video that this audio comes from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sbwuJud-nJc&t=3s Follow our hosts! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Happy New Year! A look back at 2021 and what's ahead (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 1, 2022 64:10

    Just days before the turn of the new year, Nick Gray and JV come together to celebrate some of the best items from 2021, courtesy of the Phandroid list. Plenty of thoughts on the best phones, audio, and everyday tech in this show. And then, days before heading out to Vegas for the show, the two talk about conversations around CES 2022.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 and the mobile gaming machine WE NEED (David Imel)

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2021 52:23

    David Imel is back and joins JV during the Qualcomm Tech Summit! With the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 obviously headlining the various announcements that Qualcomm made at the show, the two talk through the company's place in a growing market of chipmakers -- and they gush about the potential new product category that definitely needs to be a reality NOW. Follow our guests! David Imel http://davidimel.com http://twitter.com/durvidimel http://instagram.com/davidimel http://youtube.com/davidimel Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Talking Dimensity 9000 and Pentonic 2000 with Mediatek!

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 26, 2021 48:26

    At the Mediatek Summit Jaime Rivera and JV were able to sit down with a couple of people from the company to talk the new announcements: Dr. Finbarr Moynihan, Vice President of Corporate Marketing, and Alfred Chan, the Vice President of Product Marketing of TV. They all go through the exciting 7nm processor announcement for smart TVs in the Pentonic 2000, and then open. up the discussion to the Dimensity 9000, the latest in a line of SoCs that is already making higher end smartphone experiences more accessible. This is a great interview and conversation from the Mediatek Summit, enjoy!   Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Giving thanks for the Mediatek Summit (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2021 47:42

    It's Thanksgiving! Even if you are currently not recovering from a gravy-induced food coma, come chill with JV and Nick Gray as they give some thanks for this year's developments, both in and out of tech. Before that, they recount a lovely trip with they took with fellow tech friends at the Mediatek Summit.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    How will Mediatek and Qualcomm respond to Google Tensor? (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 13, 2021 57:25

    JV and Nick saw each other just a couple days ago, but they link up for this episode of the podcast before meeting up again next week! Tech news will ramp up in the coming days with the Mediatek Summit and the Qualcomm Tech Summit, two events that the two are really looking forward to because the chipset market has really ramped up recently with Apple silicon and Google Tensor. Before all that, JV reveals a customization he didn't think he'd have to make to the Google Pixel 6 Pro...   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The new MacBook Pros are AWESOME (Jaime Rivera)

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 6, 2021 63:45

    Jaime comes back to the show to talk about the MacBook Pro updates -- in fact, both he and JV recorded this episode using the MacBook Pro 14, which is definitely shaping up to be the go-to everyday laptop. The two talk through the changes with laptop and what they are most stoked about -- and why JV is feeling more in the walled garden than ever before. But before it became an all Apple show, JV and Jaime touch base on the Google Pixel 6 and the Pixel 6 Pro, phones with incredible cameras but questionable software (at least to Jaime). Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Did the Pixel 6 deliver? (Mark Linsangan)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2021 56:40

    Newcomer to the show but veteran of the game, Mark Linsangan, brings his stylish creator ways to the Pocketnow Weekly Podcast and talks with JV about the Pixel 6 Pro, which we can finally officially talk about! They also talk a little more about the behind the scenes aspects of being a tech pundit, which came to the forefront as the Pixels were arriving over the last week. And finally, Mark tries to convince JV to get one of the new Macbook Pros with the M1 Pro or M1 Max.   Follow our guests! Mark Linsangan http://twitter.com/HeyMarkL https://www.youtube.com/c/HeyMarkL Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Pixel 6 hype, Honor 50 arrives, and Realme... Neo 2? (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 59:16

    JV and Isa catch up with Nick Gray to talk about some of the devices that he currently has on hand, including the Honor 50 and the Realme GT Neo2. But that's all just on top of what will be a really busy week that includes the arrival (finally!) of the new Pixels, just in time to snatch JV out of the Apple walled garden after weeks of iPhone coverage.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray Isa Rodriguez (Isa does tech) http://youtube.com/isadoestech http://tiktok.com/@isadoes_ http://instagram.com/isadoes_ http://twitter.com/isadoes_  Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Are the new iPhones worth it? (Jaime Rivera)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2021 56:06

    And we're back! We took a little bit of time off -- somewhat deliberately -- because there just has been so much work to be done! And part of the reason for that comes down to 4 new iPhones, the new iPad, and the refreshed iPad Mini. JV and Jaime go through most of the new devices, talking through certain details like Cinematic Mode in the phones and the 5G network capabilities of the updated iPad Mini. Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    An interview with Qualcomm about AI (Ziad Asghar, VP of Product Management)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2021 55:35

    JV and Jaime are joined by Ziad Asghar from Qualcomm to talk about artificial intelligence and how it enhances our everyday tech. They dive into the role of AI in multiple areas that many people might not realize benefit from the technology -- from camera quality to even media consumption. The three then field questions from the Snapdragon Insiders community after giving thoughts on tech's past, present, and future. [This episode is sponsored by Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Snapdragon 888+ is a product of Qualcomm.] Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Isa Rodriguez (Isa does tech) http://youtube.com/isadoestech http://tiktok.com/@isadoes_ http://instagram.com/isadoes_ http://twitter.com/isadoes_  Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    How the Matrix is happening NOW (Jaime Rivera, Isa does tech)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2021 71:36

    Jaime Rivera returns to the show with a ton of thoughts on the new Matrix Resurrections trailer -- so many, in fact, that he wrote an editorial on how it shines a (black) mirror up to our current state of ubiquitous tech. That editorial is linked below and serves as a great companion to this discussion which included Isa Rodriguez sharing the mic with JV -- while wearing the Ray-Ban Stories smart glasses that were made in collaboration with... wait for the irony... Facebook. Jaime's editorial: https://pocketnow.com/what-the-matrix-resurrections-trailer-tells-us-about-everything-thats-wrong-with-society   Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Isa Rodriguez (Isa does tech) http://youtube.com/isadoestech http://tiktok.com/@isadoes_ http://instagram.com/isadoes_ http://twitter.com/isadoes_  Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Snapdragon Sound and Steven Aoki (Isa Rodriguez, Isa does tech)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2021 41:58

    JV and Isa are fresh off a trip to NEW YORRRRRRRRK -- where Qualcomm invited media and fans alike to enjoy a concert by Steve Aoki. There was a tech angle, of course, with Snapdragon Sound getting updated with a new aptX codec: aptX Lossless. The two talk about their travel to the event before JV gives Isa a long primer on audio codecs. Audiophile or not, it seems the evolution of aptX is just meant to benefit everyone!   Follow our guests! Isa Rodriguez (Isa does tech) http://youtube.com/isadoestech http://tiktok.com/@isadoes_ http://instagram.com/isadoes_ http://twitter.com/isadoes_  Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Taking the Pixel 5a on holiday, while protecting the Galaxy Z Flip and Galaxy Z Fold (Isa Rodriguez, Isa does tech)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 28, 2021 51:51

    What phone would you want to have the most on a vacation? The Pixel 5a might fit the bill -- the term Pixel still translates to 'photo taking beast,' but even better is the lower price tag. JV and Isa both have Pixels on a holiday they took to Hawaii last week, but they also have the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip and the Galaxy Z Fold on hand! While they might need to protect the foldables from the sand and saltwater, opinions are already being formed in the early days of use.   Follow our guests! Isa Rodriguez (Isa does tech) http://youtube.com/isadoestech http://tiktok.com/@isadoes_ http://instagram.com/isadoes_ http://twitter.com/isadoes_  Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Galaxy Z Fold 3, Galaxy Z Flip 3, or Pixel 6 Pro? (Isa Rodriguez, Isa does tech)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2021 54:40

    Look who's back on the show! JV welcomes his partner, Isa of Isa does tech, back to the Pocketnow Weekly Podcast. She provides some thoughts on her long travel given current times, thoughts on using the LG Puricare HEPA filter smart mask on the flight, and then the two get into the releases of the past couple weeks. No Galaxy Z Fold 3 or Galaxy Z Flip 3 in their hands yet, but maybe they're actually more excited for the upcoming flagship-level Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro.   Follow our guests! Isa Rodriguez (Isa does tech) http://youtube.com/isadoestech http://tiktok.com/@isadoes_ http://instagram.com/isadoes_ http://twitter.com/isadoes_  Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    An interview with Samsung about New Computing and the Galaxy Tab S7 FE (Hassan Anjum)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2021 61:32

    In this very special episode, we have a returning guest: Hassan Anjum, Director and Head of Product for New Computing at Samsung! It's been a year since we had him on the show, so Jaime and JV catch up with Hassan to talk about everything computing and tablets. After all, we have a special new product on hand in the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE! The three talk about the tablet's great specs for an even better price, ponder the meaning of the term 'Fan Edition,' and then share what their ideal device might be -- the answers might surprise you! Thanks to Samsung for partnering with us here at Pocketnow to bring Hassan back to the podcast. [Sponsored by Samsung] Follow our hosts! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Talking Nothing with EL JEFE REVIEWS

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 2, 2021 59:37

    We have a brand new guest to the show with Jeff of EL JEFE REVIEWS, one of our favorite audio product reviewers on YouTube! JV and Jeff talk shop for a bit as we get to know a bit of the story of his YouTube career, followed by some creator talk regarding the platform. After that, Jeff shares his favorite features and products in the world of audio before the two discuss the release of the Nothing ear (1) -- a product that is as hyped as it is uniquely designed.   Follow our guests! EL JEFE REVIEWS https://www.youtube.com/c/eljefereviews https://twitter.com/ELJefeReviews Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Why John Deere is as tech as the OnePlus Nord 2 (Jaime Rivera)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2021 38:02

    Jaime and JV get to catch up face-to-face to talk about... tractors? Jaime just got back from a trip with John Deere to see their -- perhaps surprisingly -- high tech self-driving solutions for farming and agriculture. After that, they bring it back to smartphones with the announcement of the OnePlus Nord 2. All recorded on the Rode Wireless Go 2, which might be the way we get easy podcasts done on location, like at trade shows!   Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Did you get a Steam Deck (reservation)? (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 16, 2021 55:50

    Nick is back from another vacation and we already have quite a bit to talk about. Xiaomi surpasses Apple, JV finally got to attend a tech event (sort of), and the Steam Deck reservation system is a mess for everyone else! Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The phone for Snapdragon Insiders? (Ricky Villacrez, GSMArena)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 9, 2021 66:35

    Ricky Villacrez from GSMArena is back! After a quick catch up with JV, the two talk about the Pixel Buds A-Series that Ricky just got done reviewing, followed by some reactions to the Nintendo Switch OLED announcement. What happened to the Switch Pro? Is it even needed? And on that note, is the "phone for Snapdragon Insiders" needed? Ricky and JV talk through what can only really be described as Qualcomm's version of merch. Follow our guests! Ricky Villacrez, GSMArena https://www.youtube.com/user/gsmarena07 http://gsmarena.com https://twitter.com/rickyvtech Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    JV can't wait for the Sony Xperia 1 iii and the Realme GT (TK Bay)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 5, 2021 50:24

    We hope everyone had a great holiday weekend! JV gets TK back on the show to start off the work week -- mostly to talk about phones that JV has yet to get his hands on: the Realme GT in that great black and yellow colorway, and the Sony Xperia 1 iii! All of that comes after some talk regarding Cyberpunk 2077, which Josh finally returned to as a way to decompress during the July 4 weekend.   Follow our guests! TK Bay http://youtube.com/tkbay http://twitter.com/tkdsl8655 http://instagram.com/tkdsl8655 Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Did you FLIP out over the Galaxy Z FOLD 3 leaks? (TK Bay)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2021 57:17

    JV and TK Bay get together for a chill podcast talking about the week's announcements and leaks -- starting out with reactions to Windows 11, which will be coming to your computers whether you like it or not! After that, the leaks of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 and the Z Flip 3 have JV wondering if he's going to be able to vlog effectively with the different form factors. And sprinkled somewhere in between is some talk about the Pixel Buds A-Series! Follow our guests! TK Bay http://youtube.com/tkbay http://twitter.com/tkdsl8655 http://instagram.com/tkdsl8655 Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    What even makes the iPad Pro M1 a pro device? (Jaime Rivera)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 20, 2021 78:30

    Jaime returns to the show to finally share all of this thoughts on the M1 powered iPad Pro, as JV considers getting the 11-inch model because of the processor's potential in an Apple tablet. Also, OnePlus and Oppo finally make it official and no one is surprised.   Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Sounding off on the Sony WF-1000XM4! (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 11, 2021 71:37

    JV and Nick Gray talk through some of the WWDC announcements from earlier this week, but their excitement could barely be contained when talking about one of the most anticipated products, the Sony WF-1000XM4 truly wireless earbuds. Maybe you're listening to this podcast using those earbuds yourself! Enjoy :) Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Are smartwatch makers getting lazy? Plus, reactions to HarmonyOS! (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 6, 2021 57:56

    Nick Gray returns from a week off and dives right into discussions with JV on the state of smartwatches, smart wearables, Google I/O, and Huawei's latest announcements which included their HarmonyOS software! Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    JV walks back his opinion on the Zenfone 8 (TK Bay)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 29, 2021 52:10

    TK comes back to the show to chill with JV after a pretty light news week. They revisit the OnePlus Watch a little bit, which leads to Josh recounting a weekend with both that smartwatch and the ASUS Zenfone 8 -- a phone that he wasn't very excited about at first, but has since changed his opinion on. Come hang out with them in a show that starts with the Friends reunion and ends with the ZTE Axon 30 Ultra! Follow our guests! TK Bay http://youtube.com/tkbay http://twitter.com/tkdsl8655 http://instagram.com/tkdsl8655 Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Reacting to Google I/O and Android 12 (TK Bay)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 29, 2021 62:21

    TK Bay talks his favorite features in the new Android 12 Beta with JV, who live reacts to all of the changes that have come to the interface's design! Before that, the two talk about Google I/O announcements including the crazy announcement of Google and Samsung's joint creation of Wear (formerly WearOS). Follow our guests! TK Bay http://youtube.com/tkbay http://twitter.com/tkdsl8655 http://instagram.com/tkdsl8655 Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Is this what the Pixel 6 will look like? (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2021 51:57

    Ahead of Google I/O, JV and Nick Gray get together to talk about the supposedly accurate renders of the Google Pixel 6. But it all is just a distraction from what JV really wants to rant about, which is the ASUS Zenfone 8 Flip. Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Techy Mother's Day gifts?? (Nick Grey, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 8, 2021 60:25

    Nick Grey comes to the show with the Samsung Galaxy A52 in tow, but he and JV talk about that after catching up and talking about the upcoming Mother's Day! What kind of gifts do techy people like JV and Nick get for the mothers and wives in their lives? Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The ethics of Apple's AirTag and iOS 14.5 App Tracking (Jaime Rivera)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 2, 2021 57:40

    Jaime is fresh off an experience we haven't had in a long time -- attending a product preview event! He details the experience around the new, most powerful Galaxy -- the latest Samsung Galaxy Book and Galaxy Book Pro. After that, a long discussion about AirTag and the iOS 14.5 update present interesting ethical dilemmas that JV and Jaime try to tackle.   Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Does the new iPad Pro actually spring Apple forward? (Jaime Rivera)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 23, 2021 53:04

    Jaime had many thoughts about the new iPad Pro, which now sports the M1 chip but still sticks to iPadOS -- but there were plenty more announcements to talk through from Apple's Spring Forward event. JV gets a little more convinced about the appeal of AirTags and professes his long standing yet begrudging love for the iMac.   Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Xcitement over the new Sony Xperia smartphones (TK Bay)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 16, 2021 52:03

    TK Bay returns to the show to talk Xperia -- Sony's newly announced phones introduce moving parts in the telescopic lens so that you can do more with your pro photography and videography. Before that, JV rehashes some disappointed thoughts regarding the OnePlus Watch.  Follow our guests! TK Bay http://youtube.com/tkbay http://twitter.com/tkdsl8655 http://instagram.com/tkdsl8655 Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The OnePlus Watch is lacking (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 13, 2021 50:22

    The OnePlus Watch reviews are starting to roll in today and the response has been... lukewarm, to say the least. JV and Nick talk about their experiences with the watch thus far, despite the fact that neither of them have used it long enough to hit that two week long battery life mark. Before that, a little more talk about LG, some hype around an upcoming Pixel, and JV lets his mobile gamer flag fly. Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Pouring one more out for LG (Jaime Rivera)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 11, 2021 63:16

    JV and Jaime get back together to continue the discussion surrounding LG's exit from the smartphone market, including thoughts on a key thought that the company was great with innovation, but not optimization. Come hang out with us as we share our nostalgic look back at LG.   Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Without LG, is life a little less good? (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 6, 2021 59:27

    JV and Nick Gray convene to begin what will probably be many discussions regarding LG's exit from the mobile market. But first, JV has some real concerns about one of his most anticipated phones of the year -- and why the Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra might be cut at the knees before it even has a chance to run. Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Mi Mix Fold is exciting, but is the foldables honeymoon period over? (TK Bay)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 3, 2021 58:02

    New Tesla owner TK Bay joins the show to hang out with JV -- topics include the new Sony Xperia launch that is happening very soon and a revisit of the MEGA event from Xiaomi, including the Mi 11 Lite and the Mi 11 Ultra. Also, TK finally understands why JV wasn't all that hyped for the Galaxy Z Fold 2 when it first came out, and the two discuss why that sentiment might bleed over to the Mi Mix Fold. Follow our guests! TK Bay http://youtube.com/tkbay http://twitter.com/tkdsl8655 http://instagram.com/tkdsl8655 Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Xiaomi's MEGA announcements: Mi 11 Ultra, Mi Mix Fold, and a car! (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 30, 2021 62:26

    Xiaomi's huge MEGA event just finished -- JV and Nick Gray talk through some of their favorite announcements from the hours long presentation, including the rear-screen toting Mi 11 Ultra, the Mi Mix Fold, and Xiaomi's first in-house chip via the Surge C1 ISP.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The OnePlus 9 Pro is a HASSLE, bad?! (Jaime Rivera)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 26, 2021 58:13

    JV and Jaime Rivera got to hang out recently and there was just one thing Jaime wanted to sound off on: OnePlus. In a discussion that spans the two phones and ends with the OnePlus Watch, the two explore how the Hassleblad partnership really wasn't everything it was cracked up to be.   Follow our guests! Jaime Rivera http://twitter.com/jaime_rivera http://instagram.com/jaimerivera Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea http://tiktok.com/@jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Did the OnePlus 9 Pro deliver? (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 25, 2021 62:07

    JV and Nick Gray of Phandroid discuss two of this week's biggest releases -- the POCO X3 Pro and the OnePlus 9 Pro. Did the Hassleblad partnership pay dividends for the latest OnePlus flagship?   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The OnePlus Watch won't have WearOS? (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 20, 2021 50:46

    Nick Gray joins JV to rundown all of the details that we currently have confirmed about the latest OnePlus devices, including the recently revealed OnePlus Watch. Before that, some talk about the Apple event date change (and supposed controlled leak) and some thoughts on current events as JV echoes #StopAsianHate.   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    All about the Oppo Find X3 Pro! (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 12, 2021 51:34

    A very long recording session that included talk about mobile gaming, smart masks, and the ROG Phone 5 turned into a long discussion regarding the latest Oppo release: the Oppo Find X3 Pro! JV and Nick Grey talk about this powerful phone that has one of the most impressive main cameras (and most disappointing front cameras).   Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    OnePlus and Hassleblad are official! (Ricky Villacrez, GSMArena)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 10, 2021 47:46

    Ricky Villacrez from GSMArena comes back to the show to talk about, among other things, Nothing! The teaser from the nebulous company is just one of a few different news items that JV and Ricky go through on this early-in-the-week segment of the podcast. The Nintendo Switch Pro might get a Samsung AMOLED display, OnePlus and Hassleblad make their relationship official, and JV shows off the Insta360 GO 2!   Follow our guests! Ricky Villacrez, GSMArena https://www.youtube.com/user/gsmarena07 http://gsmarena.com https://twitter.com/rickyvtech Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Razer Anzu glasses need RGB! (TK Bay)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 6, 2021 46:31

    Razer announced their own smart audio glasses, but fellow glasses wearer TK Bay tells JV that they need to have RGB! Also, the Xperia 1 ii gets Android 11 and the Redmi Note 10 Pro is also the Redmi Note 10 Pro Max, kind of. Follow our guests! TK Bay http://youtube.com/tkbay http://twitter.com/tkdsl8655 http://instagram.com/tkdsl8655 Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    The Oppo Find X3 Pro (teaser) looks crazy! (Nick Gray, Phandroid)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 2, 2021 45:29

    The week starts off with rampant speculation after both OnePlus and Oppo release teasers for specific features of their upcoming devices -- in the case of Oppo, the leaked teaser basically spills all the beans. Nick Grey and JV talk through the teaser and how hyped (or not) they are for the new phones. Also, E3 and Comic-Con are cancelled again, and DJI's new drone reaches new first person heights! Follow our guests! Nick Gray (Phandroid) --- http://youtube.com/phandroid http://phandroid.com http://twitter.com/phandroid http://twitter.com/nickmgray   Follow our host! Joshua Vergara (JV) --- http://youtube.com/joshuavergara http://twitter.com/jvtechtea http://instagram.com/jvtechtea   Subscribe: http://bit.ly/pocketnowsub http://pocketnow.com   Follow us: http://flipboard.com/@Pocketnow http://facebook.com/pocketnow http://twitter.com/pocketnow http://instagram.com/pocketnow   Music by pine voc: cell division - music for smartphones "smartphone" and "app store" https://steviasphere.bandcamp.com/album/cell-division-music-for-smartphones See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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