Simulcast 161: Blimpy

This week on Simulcast 161, we discuss all things Google I/O. This week was all the news anyone could stand about Android and Google. We’re planning to jump out of a blimp and bring you this podcast!

This week on Simulcast 161, we discuss all things Google I/O. This week was all the news anyone could stand about Android and Google. We’re planning to jump out of a blimp and bring you this podcast!

We’ll talk about it all, right here on the Simulcast.

Google
Jelly Bean is official as statue arrives at Google HQ
Jelly Bean rolling out mid-July
Notifications get makeover
Nexus 7!
Google Play gets TV and Movie purchases
CM9 RC1 released, we go hands-on!
Offline Voice Typing
G+ tablet apps finally
Nexus Q streamer for $299
New Google TV for $199
New Vizio gTV streamer for $99
Unlocked Galaxy Nexus dropped to $350 at Play Store

Apple *crickets*
Apple Removes Its Virus Immunity Claim For Mac From Official Website, Not So Safe From Viruses After All Huh?
Apple wins injunction over Samsung Tab 10.1(only original Tab 10.1 not new Tab 2 10.1)

Microsoft
Surface who?

We have our own Google+ page! You can also email us podcast@thesimulcast.com – Call us 203-903-CAST

What are we playing with /watching/reading this week?
Bill – NBA Jam, Red Tails
Dave – Ghost Rider
Patrick – Chronicle, Immortals, Battlestar Galactica
Geoff – Call Of Duty MW3, Dexter Season 5

Picks of the week
BillMarkers
DaveFrisbee Rush, Endomondo Pro
Patrick – Wargames: WOPR (iOS/Android), Audionote (iOS/Android)
GeoffAnnoyatron

Simulcast 160: Baller

This week on Simulcast 160, we discuss a ton of news from Microsoft’s Surface announcement, Nexus 7 rumors, and RIM layoffs.

We’ll talk about it all, right here on the Simulcast.

Apple
Dutch court rules in favor of Samsung in 3G patent case against Apple, could lead to compensation
Kodak sues Apple for allegedly interfering with patent sales, has little nostalgia for your QuickTake
Macbook Pro with retina display officially supports 3 external monitors (Thunderbolt x2 + 1 HDMI)

Google
Nexus 7 posts picture to Picasa
Stock Android for Galaxy S3 right now!
Flipboard gets access to Google+ APIs
ICS coming to Samsung Galaxy Tabs 10.1, 8.9, 7.7 and 7.0 Plus starting in July

Microsoft
Microsoft Surface revealed
Microsoft brings NFC payments and loyalty cards to Windows Phone 8
Microsoft introduces Windows Phone 8 for fall release, incompatible with current devices
Microsoft announces OTA updates for Windows Phone 8 and 18 month support for devices
TMobile Germany refuses to sell Nokia 900 due to lack of Windows Phone 8 support

Gaming

Miscellaneous
AT&T strikes a deal with Sirius XM to make 2.3GHz LTE a reality, pitches it to the FCC
Harry Potter series free on Kindle Lending Library
PCMag tests 4G speeds in the US, Verizon LTE the clear winner
Prepaid MiFi coming to Walmart, starting at $10 for 100MB with no expiry
Verizon intros FiOS Quantum, officially priced up to 300Mbps
RIM starts laying off employees

We have our own Google+ page! You can also email us podcast@thesimulcast.com – Call us 203-903-CAST

Listener emails

Listener Questions (from the chatroom)

Listener voicemails

Tweets
from @nicball Did Bill consider the acoustics when pouring his new floors? Did he buy the six-axis controller app for Android?

What are we playing with /watching/reading this week?
Bill – The Girl with Dragon Tattoo
Dave – Chronical
Patrick – Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga

Picks of the week
Bill – Open Garden, Super Video
Dave – Temple Run: Brave
Patrick – Macally External Hard drive enclosure

This week on Simulcast 160, we discuss a ton of news from Microsoft’s Surface announcement, Nexus 7 rumors, and RIM layoffs.

We’ll talk about it all, right here on the Simulcast.

Apple
Dutch court rules in favor of Samsung in 3G patent case against Apple, could lead to compensation
Kodak sues Apple for allegedly interfering with patent sales, has little nostalgia for your QuickTake
Macbook Pro with retina display officially supports 3 external monitors (Thunderbolt x2 + 1 HDMI)

Google
Nexus 7 posts picture to Picasa
Stock Android for Galaxy S3 right now!
Flipboard gets access to Google+ APIs
ICS coming to Samsung Galaxy Tabs 10.1, 8.9, 7.7 and 7.0 Plus starting in July

Microsoft
Microsoft Surface revealed
Microsoft brings NFC payments and loyalty cards to Windows Phone 8
Microsoft introduces Windows Phone 8 for fall release, incompatible with current devices
Microsoft announces OTA updates for Windows Phone 8 and 18 month support for devices
TMobile Germany refuses to sell Nokia 900 due to lack of Windows Phone 8 support

Miscellaneous
AT&T strikes a deal with Sirius XM to make 2.3GHz LTE a reality, pitches it to the FCC
Harry Potter series free on Kindle Lending Library
PCMag tests 4G speeds in the US, Verizon LTE the clear winner
Prepaid MiFi coming to Walmart, starting at $10 for 100MB with no expiry
Verizon intros FiOS Quantum, officially priced up to 300Mbps
RIM starts laying off employees

We have our own Google+ page! You can also email us podcast@thesimulcast.com – Call us 203-903-CAST

Tweets
from @nicball Did Bill consider the acoustics when pouring his new floors? Did he buy the six-axis controller app for Android?

What are we playing with /watching/reading this week?
Bill – The Girl with Dragon Tattoo
Dave –
Chronical
Patrick –
Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga

Picks of the week
Bill – Open Garden, Super Video
Dave –
Temple Run: Brave
Patrick –
Macally External Hard drive enclosure

Simulcast 159: Pink

This week on Simulcast 159, we discuss a ton of news from WWDC this week. New Macs, new iOS6, and we even have some SGS3 discussion

We’ll talk about it all, right here on the Simulcast.

This week on Simulcast 159, we discuss a ton of news from WWDC this week. New Macs, new iOS6, and we even have some SGS3 discussion

We’ll talk about it all, right here on the Simulcast.

Apple
WWDC recap:

Apple unilaterally removes app from store that is subject to current patent litigation
Apple Thunderbolt Software Update causing issues

Google
SGSIII coming to all 5 major carriers this month
Verizon SGSIII preorders June 6th
Google Wallet 2.0 coming?
RAZR HD and Atrix 3 leak
Apple injunction to keep SGS3 out of US denied
Galaxy Note 10.1 pre-orders go up on Amazon
Amazon App Store coming to Europe this summer?

Microsoft
Smart Glass!
Xbox getting IE
Congress tells the ITC to lay off Microsoft in Xbox vs Motorola patent dispute
Paramount Movies Ultraviolet App releases for Xbox 360

Gaming
Forza Motorsports Horizon October 23rd
Rockstar relegates Max Payne 3 cheaters to their own server
Beyond: Two Souls
Watch Dogs

Miscellaneous
Verizon Shared Plans are real, suck accordingly
Department of Justice conducting probe of Cable companies over data caps & online streaming
Supreme Court agrees to hear case that will affect all US consumers
MGM Studios films and tv show catalog added to Amazon Prime Instant Video

We have our own Google+ page! You can also email us podcast@thesimulcast.com – Call us 203-903-CAST

Listener voicemails
Clay’s voicemail, but we have no idea what he said…

What are we playing with /watching/reading this week?
Bill – Pawn Stars (in person)
Dave –  Blank TV
Patrick – Battlefield 3/ Ender’s Game, Snow Crash
Geoff – Metro 2033, Dexter, Game Of Thrones

Picks of the week
BillMy Xbox Live
DaveNexus Rain Live Wallpaper, One More Clock
PatrickArmy of Darkness Defense HD (iOS)
Geoff – yurbuds IronMan Series