Simulcast 220: Leaky

This week on Simulcast 220, we’re talking about new Nexus devices, Patrick gets a Note 3, and a ton of Google App updates.

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

scastlogosquareThis week on Simulcast 220, we’re talking about new Nexus devices, Patrick gets a Note 3, and a ton of Google App updates.

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

Google
Motorola Project Ara goes live
Samsung rolling out Premium Suite and 4.3 to VERIZON first?
MotoX drops to $479 off contract
Nexus 10 specs leak to Play Store
Verizon Galaxy S4 gains AWS support with 4.3 update
Verizon HTC One 4.3 update delayed another month
Google announces updates to Hangouts and Google + Apps
Google unveals new Auto Awesome Video
Patrick’s thoughts on Note 3

Gaming
PAX East 2014 Tickets
Sony’s PS4 FAQ blog post
Resolution Wars

Misc
Sprint announces Spark Enhanced LTE, Hesse says unlimited data staying
Amazon launches Kindle Matchbook Service
All 8 seasons of Dexter coming to Netflix Oct 31

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Casting Couch
Bill
– Turbo, Grownups 2
Geoff – Craigslist Joe, Pokemon Y, Ocarina Of Time 3DS, Windwalker HD
Dave
Patrick – Dexter, Plants vs Zombies 2

Picks of the week
Bill
– Flyne
Geoff -Ocarina of Time 3DS
Dave– MiLocker
Patrick – Note 3 w/ Poetic Bumper Case (thanks to Bill for Suggestion)

Simulcast 219: No Strings Attached

This week on Simulcast 219, we’re talking about new iPads, no strings attached data plans, and we’re still talking about the Note 3.

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

scastlogosquareThis week on Simulcast 219, we’re talking about new iPads, no strings attached data plans, and we’re still talking about the Note 3.

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

Apple
iPad event recap
Mavericks is free
iPad Air
iPad 2 still lives

Google
Dave’s thoughts on Note 3

Gaming
PAX 2014 East Tickets Came & Went
Kinect Placement Guide
Xbox One Achievements to be color-coded
Nintendo Wii Production Comes to an End
New Wii U Bundle
PS4 Party Chat To Support Up To 8 People

Microsoft
Windows 8.1 Released
8.1 RT pulled due to issues and then re-released

Misc
Fake BBM reviews in the Play Store
T-Mobile offering 200MB free data for life on tablets

We are on Google+ and Twitter, Google Currents and the Windows Phone Store
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Casting Couch
Bill
– UFC 166
Geoff – The Last Of Us, Pokemon Y
Dave – Pacific Rim, Rewatched Harry Potter Deathly Hollows Pt2

Picks of the week
Bill
– Poetic case for Note 3, Dead Trigger 2
Geoff -Pokemon Y
Dave– Note 3, Rember (Mac)

Simulcast 218: Take Notes

This week on Simulcast 218, we’re talking about the Note 3, iPad 5, KitKat, a big ass HTC One, and the death of Google TV.

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

scastlogosquareThis week on Simulcast 218, we’re talking about the Note 3, iPad 5, KitKat, a big ass HTC One, and the death of Google TV.

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

Apple
iPad event incoming on October 22nd
Source of the iPhone 5S Accelerometer issue diagnosed (its the hardware) & fixable
Apple cuts orders on iPhone 5C. Sales show customers prefer 5S

Google
Nexus 5 prototype revealed in leaked video
KitKat changing SMS apps API
HTC One Max announced
LG has a curved screen phone too
Netflix rolls out an update
Google TV is Dead, Long Live Android TV?
Google TV to get updated from Android 3.2 to 4.2.2 (and new Chrome)
GE Launcher?
Bill’s thoughts on Note 3

Gaming
Final release version of Delta Six controller revealed
Sony Pulse PS3 headsets (or other usb headsets) won’t work on PS4 at launch (future patch will fix)

Microsoft
Xbone friends app detailed in video
Windows Phone 8 to finally get 1080p support
Microsoft delays release date (now Dec) on higher capacity Surface Pro 2 models

Misc
Verizon AWS LTE (Band 4 LTE 1700/2100 mhz) rollout begins

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Listener emails

Contest winners:

The best smartphone today is?
As of “today” the best smartphone is the Note 3! Keep up the great show guys! -@bwfeldy

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 – Ching @nutzareus

Note 3 – @techguy40

Casting Couch
Bill – Sons of Anarchy
Patrick – Marvel’s Agents of Shield, Top Chef (New Orleans), House of Hades
Dave – Iron Man 3, The GrandMaster, American Horror Storie Coven

Picks of the week
Bill
– Xposed framework + Wanam Xposed, Helium
Patrick -HBOGo/MaxGo (Android) (finally updated to work with Android 4.3 & Nexus 7 (2013)
Dave– Onkyo TX-NR606, Aviate, Polk i800 Floor Speakers

Simulcast 217: The Xbonic Plague

This week on Simulcast 217, we’re talking about patents, KitKats, Hulu Plus goes Chromecasting, Note 3, and Ge-off touches the Xbone.

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

scastlogosquareThis week on Simulcast 217, we’re talking about patents, KitKats, Hulu Plus goes Chromecasting, Note 3, and Geoff touches the Xbone.

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

Apple
Apple acknowledges iMessage issues in iOS7, working on fix
Apple “rubberbanding” patent invalidated by European court due to Prior Art (Apple Keynote)
New iPads rumored to have 8mp cameras (Great more people taking pics with tablets)

Google
Android 4.4 Event Rumored for Oct 14
Tweet purports to out Nexus 10 replacement by ASUS
Google launches Android game vending machines in Tokyo
Chromecast now supports Hulu Plus
Galaxy Note 3 Tiny Screen Mode
FTC will not challenge Google $1Billion purchase of Waze
Note 3 benchmarking controversy

Gaming
Geoff gets his hands on the Xbox One
Half-Life 3 Trademark Filed
Steam Announcements

Microsoft
Windows 8.1 now available for pre-order
Dell Venue 8 Pro
Another Nokia Lumia 929 render leaks

Misc
Verizon states it will let people who updated via glitch keep unlimited data

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Casting Couch
Bill
– Breaking Bad (spoilers within!)
Patrick – Agents of SHIELD, Big Bang Theory, Top Chef (New Orleans)
Geoff – Breaking Bad, The Bridge, Low Winter Sun, Entourage, Halo 4, GTA V, Resistance 3, Ascend: Hand of Kul

Picks of the week
Bill – Flow for Reddit
Patrick -Anti-Pick HBOGo Android (Seriously still no 4.3/Nexus 7(2013) support ?)
Geoff – Surface HD Adapter