Simulcast 158: Our Galaxy

This week on Simulcast 158, we’re joined by Brian Feldhaus and his new Galaxy Nexus. Bill has a new Galaxy Note, and we have news from AllThingsD, Xbox360, and Google.

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

Google + Local goes live, Google Maps for Android infused with Zagat
Flipboard beta for Android coming soon, Flipboard Beta for Android officially released

WWDC schedule confirmed
Possible iPhone 6 case?
Apple applies for optical stylus patent
Tim Cook on AllThingsD

Amazon Instant Video for Xbox 360

Brian’s Nexus
Bill’s Note
Verizon doubles FIOS speeds up to 300Mbps!

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What are we playing with /watching/reading this week?
Bill – America’s Got Talent
Brian – Game of Thrones
Patrick – Battlefield 3, Snow Crash
Geoff – UFC 146, Diablo 3

Picks of the week
Bill – Galaxy Note
Brian – Galaxy Nexus
PatrickCyman Mark 2 (Android)
Geoff – AOKP, Franco Kernel

Simulcast 129: Android Docked

This week on The Simulcast we talk about the massive Google apps update, iPhone 4S battery issues, we have an epic listener voicemail, and more emails
Lots of Google Apps updated this week:

Samsung confirms Android ICS 4.0 for several devices
Flipboard-like Propeller launching soon?
AT&T gets first LTE phone, SGSII Skyrocket
GoogleTV finally gets Honeycomb update, Sony version gets it first
Galaxy Nexus not arriving until after Black Friday?

Native Gmail for iOS, pulled due to notification bug, Google promises quick fix
Apple shows off Siri, new camera in commercials
Self checkout at Apple stores?
Apple confirms iOS 5 bugs causing battery drain, promises fix
Apple seeds iOS 5.0.1 to devs
Plugbug adds usb charging port (iPad compatible) to apple laptop ac adapter

Uncharted 3 this week
MW3 Next week
Gears of War 3 “Horde Command” DLC Now out

Nokia Maps to be available on Windows phone 7 handsets


Hey guys,

Thought I would send in an email with a question for you guys… what other podcasts do you guys listen to and what application do you use to listen to them?

Always looking forward to Wednesday nights,


What are we playing with/watching/reading this week?
Bill – Shadowgun
Dave –  Capt. America / Steve Jobs
Patrick – GOW 3, Prototype / Last Starfighter, Big Trouble in Little China
Geoff – Battlefield 3, Duke Nuke Forever (beat it, bye-bye), Street Kings 2 (Netflix)

Picks of the week – sponsored by
Bill – ROM Manager
Patrick – Slingbox Player (iOS) + Verizon LTE now I can watch the LSU v Bama game on the road!
Geoff – Skyraider ROM for Thunderbolt

Simulcast 128: Sick Remix

This week on The Simulcast we talk about the upcoming Google devices, Apple’s “new” patent, Steve Jobs’ biography, and Nokiasoft’s new offerings.

Apple award Slide-to-Unlock patent
Sprint CEO states that iPhone’s efficient data use will help Sprint keep unlimited data plans.
Steve Jobs Biography is on pace to be Year’s top selling book

Nokia finally announces their first two Windows Phone offerings:
Nokia Lumia 800
Nokia Lumia 710

EA’s Battlefield 3 servers buckle under first day pressures (GOW 3 working fine, it was EA). They are working fine the next day.

German Institute working on recycling computer heat to power internal components.
Verizon’s LTE Rollout is ahead of schedule
Missouri Department of Conservation provides hunters and fishermen tips on identifying and dealing with Zombies

What are we playing/watching/reading this week?
Steve –  Ghost in the wires & Steve Jobs
Bill – Shadowgun, Wind-up Knight ,Sprinkle
Dave – Steve Jobs eb00k
Patrick – GOW 3/ Reboot (Netflix)/ Steve Jobs Biography
Geoff – Battlefield 3, Duke Nukem Forever, Breaking Bad

Picks of the week – sponsored by
Steve – Words with friends
Bill – Galaxy Nexus
Dave – Steve Jobs eb00k
Patrick – Scribblenauts Remix (iOS)
Geoff -Battlefield 3 (Xbox 360)