Pocketnow Weekly Podcast

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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

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 …

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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 …
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 …
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 …
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. …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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! …
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 …
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) --- …
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 …