Simulcast 212: Patrick’s Dangle

This week on Simulcast 212, we’re talking about Galaxy Mega, One Mini, Waze, Ghosts, and Vita.

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

scastlogosquareThis week on Simulcast 212, we’re talking about Galaxy Mega, One Mini, Waze, Ghosts, and Vita.

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

Google
Galaxy Mega heading to AT&T soon
HTC One Mini hitting AT&T August 23rd
Google Maps and Waze combining features
Google Keep, Hangouts, YouTube updated

Gaming
Sony announces their own PS3 to PS4 upgrade plan
Call of Duty: Ghosts PS3 to PS4 upgrade will be $10
PS Vita price drop (now $199): Too little too late?

Misc
Netflix replacing queues with “my list” function for streaming service
ESPN in talks to bring all of its channels to upcoming internet tv services

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Casting Couch
Bill
– Pain and Gain, UFC
Geoff – Breaking Bad, Entourage, Boardwalk Empire, The Bridge, Low Winter Sun, Halo 4
Patrick – Duck Dynasty, Futurama, Breaking Bad
Dave – Teen Wolf season Finale, BB more next week

Picks of the week
Bill 
– AirCast, Timely
GeoffClick UI
Patrick – AirCast, Hangouts (Chrome Extension)
Dave – nada

Simulcast 211: Choking Jony Ive’s Chicken

scastlogosquareThis week on Simulcast 211, we’re talking about the Galaxy Note 3, the Samsung Smartwatch, Xbox One, Windows 8.1, and Robert Downey Jr.

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

Apple
Apple iPhone event rumored to be scheduled for Sept 10th

Google
Note 3 rumored to have 3GB RAM, 5.68” display
Samsung smartwatch rumored for September announcement
Google rolling out user specific search functions to Google Search
Google Play refunds outrageous Nexus 7 Sleeve shipping charges & offers 3.99 “saver” option
Google ditching Messenger for Hangouts

Gaming
Call of Duty: Ghosts Prestige Edition to include 1080p “Tactical Camera”
XBox 360 Season Passes will carry over to XBox One
Xbox One launch markets reduced to 13 instead of originally planned 21
Kinect is no longer required to run the Xbox One
Microsoft confirms that XBox One controller will be PC compatible (eventually)
No Cross-Platform chat between Xbox One and Xbox 360 users

Microsoft
Windows 8.1 release date officially set for October 17 (7AM ET)
Surface RT declared “unmitigated disaster” and prompts shareholder suit

Misc
HTC is rebranding with Robert Downey Jr

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Casting Couch
Bill
– OitNB, Breaking Bad
Geoff – Breaking Bad, The Bridge, Elysium, Low Winter Sun
Patrick – Breaking Bad, Duck Dynasty
Dave– Pain and Gain, Fast 6 (x2) G.I Joe Retaliation, BREAKING BAD BITCHES!!

Picks of the week
Bill
– Anti-Pick: Amazon Prime shipping
Geoff – Samsung Wireless Charging Pad
Patrick – Chromecast, Nexus Media Importer
Dave– Microsoft Surface Pro Anti-Pick: Amazon Prime shipping

 

Simulcast 210: Post-It Notes

This week on Simulcast 210, we’re talking about the LG G2, the HTC One Max, the Moto X, Apple goes down

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

scastlogosquareThis week on Simulcast 210, we’re talking about the LG G2, the HTC One Max, the Moto X, Apple goes down

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

Apple
App Store, iBookstore, and Mac App Store goes down this morning. Back up now

Google
Samsung Unpacked in IFA next month
LG G2 is official
Android Device Manager is live
HTC One Max with 5.9” screen leaked
Moto X to release on all 4 Major US Carriers on August 23
Moto X Specs Thoughts
Jean-Baptiste Quéru leaves AOSP over Nexus 7 Open Source Issues

Gaming
John Carmack joins Oculus
AMAZING Oculus cover shooter
Everquest Next OMG

Microsoft
Microsoft offers extra free Skydrive storage for a year for Individuals losing free mobile me iCloud storage
Surface Pro Price Drop

Misc
Instagram updated to 4.1, local videos can now be imported

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Casting Couch
Bill
– nada
Geoff – The Bridge, Journey, Mad Men, Just Visiting, Resident Evil Sony gripe
Patrick – Breaking Bad (catching up), waiting on Chromecast

Picks of the week
Bill
Android Device Manager
GeoffNew Nexus 7
PatrickHovering Controls (thanks to @BWFeldy)