Posts by Jaime Rivera

Jaime has been a fan of technology since he got his first computer when he was 12, and has followed the evolution of mobile technology from the PDA to everything we see today. As our Multimedia Manger, he’s been in-charge of growing our YouTube hobby into one of the biggest video channels in the industry. When he’s not building one of our videos, or filming our Pocketnow Daily, he can be found in his second biggest passion, which is running and fitness. Read more about Jaime Rivera!

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss Motorola's recent deals on both the Moto X and Moto 360. Nextbit is next as the company is sending good news to early backers of the Robin. Huawei follows with the Mate 8, as we get news on how many devices have sold as of yet. Samsung follows, this time because we're tipped on when to expect the first foldable devices this year. We end today's show talking about the iPhone 7 and a possible dual-camera module. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Motorola offers solid discounts on Moto X Pure Edition + Moto 360 bundles - Nextbit Robin to ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the recent announcement of Oculus Rift pricing. Then we discuss the new Casio Android Wear smartwatch and how it changes Android Wear. HTC follows as the company clarifies that the company's headquarters aren't going anywhere. Twitter is next as rumors point to a more convenient service coming soon. We end today's show talking about the rumors that Apple is shrinking orders for the iPhone 6s. All this and more after the break Stories: - Oculus Rift pre-orders finally open at $600, but you’d better hurry - Casio smartwatch details arrive: ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the recent collaboration from HTC and Under Armour in the fitness department. Then we discuss the new Fitbit Blaze, as the company started adding good looks to its product. Huawei follows as the company has made a bevy of announcements for CES 2016. Apple is next as suppliers claim that the iPhone 7 will not include a a headphone jack. We end today's show talking about how the Galaxy S7 might gain some Galaxy Note 5 looks. All this and more after the break. Stories: - HTC and Under Armour announce UA HealthBox - Stylish Fitbit Blaze smart ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss the recent news of Microsoft again going wrong with the Lumia 950 XL on Amazon in more countries. Samsung follows as the company announces its Galaxy A9 in China. Then we follow up with the Galaxy S7 Plus, this time because we hear of even more display sizes. Huawei is next with rumors of the Huawei P9 coming tomorrow. We end today's show with the iPhone 7 Plus which is tipped to bring massive specs. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Lumia 950 XL woes deepen, as Amazon UK and France also pause sales - Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016) ...

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    Pocketnow Daily gets an average of 300 to 500 comments a day, and sometimes even a thousand. We’d like to thank you all for participating in our question of the day, and we love your feedback so much, that we decided that since we can’t respond to ever single one of your comments, we should at least feature a couple in a weekly video. This is the Pocketnow Daily Recap. Since we only have 3 minutes on every Daily video to go through the hottest news, the weekly recap will serve as a more extensive discussion where we also include your thoughts on the subject. Sadly, for the sake of ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about T-Mobile's response to YouTube's complaints on throttling. Then we talk about Microsoft's response on why Windows 10 Mobile has started at such a wrong foot. AT&T is next as we hear rumors of contracts going away soon. Then we talk about the rumored improvements coming to Android Wear devices like the Huawei Watch with a future update. We end today's show talking about the LG G5 and its good and bad changes to come. All this and more after the break. Stories: - T-Mobile claims it “mobile optimized” or “downgraded” YouTube streams - ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss the recent new i-BLADES modular case, and how it can enhance your smartphone experience. Then we talk about the Sony Xperia Z6 Lite, and what it may mean for the existing lineup. We then talk about the iPhone 6c, as we hear that Apple is already beginning manufacturing stages. We end today's show talking about the plans for a future iPhone with an OLED display. All this and more after the break. Stories: - i-BLADES Smartcase Indiegogo project is essentially a modular phone case - Sony Xperia Z6 Lite reportedly in the works with Snapdragon 650 ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss the recent advances in VoLTE on the AT&T network. Then we talk about Facebook and how the company is slowly adding new features to is mobile app. Samsung follows as we learn of how the Exynos 8890 processor will reach other OEMs, sort of. Then we talk about the new Samsung Galaxy Ring patent, as hilarious as that may sound. We end today's show talking about how Apple is working on killing the antenna stripes with the iPhone 7. All this and more after the break. Stories: - AT&T hits VoLTE milestone as it begins cross-carrier connections - ...

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    Watch today' Pocketnow Daily as we talk about HTC's recent statement regarding the recent economical struggles it faces. HP is next as the rumored HP Falcon Windows Phone might actually happen. Then we discuss the future of Google Glass, and some prototypes that just got leaked. Samsung follows as we learn that there might be as many as three Galaxy S7 variants. We end today's show talking about iPhone sales shortages happening now, not next year. All this and more after the break. Stories: - HTC puts on a brave face in response to market criticism: says brand will never disappear - HP ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the recent Android 6.0 update that's reaching a Huawei device, so long as you sign up though. Then we talk about how AT&T and Microsoft have decided to play nice with Windows 10 updates for the Lumia 950. WhatsApp follows as we notice that video calls might come in a new update soon. Samsung is next as it seems the Galaxy S6 ini is still a thing. We end today's show talking about some details and specs of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Plus. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Android 6.0 Marshmallow available OTA for Huawei Honor 7 ...

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    Pocketnow Daily gets an average of 300 to 500 comments a day, and sometimes even a thousand. We’d like to thank you all for participating in our question of the day, and we love your feedback so much, that we decided that since we can’t respond to ever single one of your comments, we should at least feature a couple in a weekly video. This is the Pocketnow Daily Recap. Since we only have 3 minutes on every Daily video to go through the hottest news, the weekly recap will serve as a more extensive discussion where we also include your thoughts on the subject. Sadly, for the sake of ...

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    You’d be shocked at the amount of requests we get every day of people asking us to recommend a good wearable for fitness. Surely this is the era of smartwatches and fitness trackers, but not all of these products are good enough to address the needs of people who take fitness seriously. As a result, just like we review smartphones and smartwatches, we decided to create a separate segment that only focuses on the fitness capabilities of wearables. This is Pocketnow Fitness. -- We've gotta hand it to Inateck for two very distinctive things when it comes to their accessories. Number one is ...

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    Most new device launches go the same way: usually the press gets review units before they’re widely available, and we get to use them for a few days -or a week if we’re lucky- as we work on our review. Then press day arrives. The embargo on media coverage lifts, and everyone posts their reviews and videos at the same time. It’s a huge frenzy, commenters go nuts, and it’s a giant explosion of frantic opinion-sharing activity. For about … a day. And then it all goes away. Sure, there’s followup coverage as people find bugs and hidden features, but after that initial blast, not ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss the recent news of the HTC One X9 arriving to the Chinese market. Then we discuss the status of the BlackBerry Priv on its way to Verizon. LG follows as it seems that the LG V10 has exceeded expectations in sales. Amazon in Germany then decides to halt the Microsoft Lumia 950 XL due to its many problems. We end today's show talking about the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Plus leaked by case makers. All this and more after the break. Stories: - HTC One X9 arrives to take on the Chinese market - Verizon-branded BlackBerry Priv receives FCC ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the Google Play year-end deals in both apps, streaming music and even books. Then we discuss the the unlocked HTC One M9 and how you can get Android 6.0 Marshmallow today, in addition to another update coming to the HTC One A9. Then we discuss the possible Alcatel OneTouch Idol 4 and what to expect. YouTube follows as the company isn't happy with T-Mobile's way of degrading the quality of its video. We end today's show talking about how a Chinese carrier pretty much told us when the iPhone mini will launch. All this and more after the break. ...

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    You know, I never though I’d ever recommend an Android Wear smartwatch for fitness, but it seems a company finally decided to do something about that as Motorola has just sent us our review unit for the Moto 360 Sport. The Moto 360 continues to be one of the most iconic Android Wear designs in the market, and its new Sport variant intends to bring some of that charm to the road. This actually extends to the packaging, which looks almost identical to the box that we saw in the second generation Moto 360. There are three color variants, but we’re happy to see that our review unit is the ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss the new Google Play deals, which involve major discounts in movies and music. Then we discuss the future of the BlackBerry Priv, particularly when it comes to discounts. The Moto X 2016 is next as we discover some more leaks that are still not credible. Then it's all about the iPad Pro, and how badly it's selling in certain markets. We end today's show talking about Samsung's beta test of Android 6.0 on the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge in certain markets. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Ring in the new year with a half-off album ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss Best Buy's latest deal where you get a free TV if you buy any Samsung flagship on certain US carriers. Microsoft follows as we learn the reasons why the "Hey Cortana" hotword recently got disabled. LG is next as we get more information on when we can expect the Nuclun 2 processor to reach its smartphone flagships. Then it's all about Apple as we learn of the company's possible plans with high-quality audio through the lightning port. We end today's show talking about a recent iPhone 7 concept we discovered, and how it might paint a pretty future. ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss Best Buy's recent deals for the Google Nexus 6P. Then we discuss the rumors on the Huawei Mate 8, and when to expect it, in addition to rumors on the Huawei P9. Samsung is next as we learn of possible dates and features of the Galaxy S7. Then we discuss the future of smartwatches and fitness trackers when it comes to market domination. We end today's show talking about the next big thing for smartphones when it comes to added features like 3D Touch. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Best Buy picks up Nexus 6P at last, already sells it ...

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    Pocketnow Daily gets an average of 300 to 500 comments a day, and sometimes even a thousand. We’d like to thank you all for participating in our question of the day, and we love your feedback so much, that we decided that since we can’t respond to ever single one of your comments, we should at least feature a couple in a weekly video. This is the Pocketnow Daily Recap. Since we only have 3 minutes on every Daily video to go through the hottest news, the weekly recap will serve as a more extensive discussion where we also include your thoughts on the subject. Sadly, for the sake of ...

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    Most new device launches go the same way: usually the press gets review units before they’re widely available, and we get to use them for a few days -or a week if we’re lucky- as we work on our review. Then press day arrives. The embargo on media coverage lifts, and everyone posts their reviews and videos at the same time. It’s a huge frenzy, commenters go nuts, and it’s a giant explosion of frantic opinion-sharing activity. For about … a day. And then it all goes away. Sure, there’s followup coverage as people find bugs and hidden features, but after that initial blast, not ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss the major discounts on the 32GB Moto X Pure Edition, and also the Huawei Watch. Then we discuss the HTC One X9, and the probability of this being a premium mid-ranger. Windows 10 follows as we learn the bad news of when Windows Phone 8.1 users can expect the update. Android 6.1 Marshmallow follows, its features, and when to expect it. We end today's show talking about Samsung's new focus in making TouchWiz something worthy of what consumers want. All this and more after the break. Stories: - 32GB Moto X Pure Edition discounted to $350 in the US, ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss the recent Google Nexus deals, since holiday shopping is still a thing. Then we focus on how Google will actually pay you to use Android Pay with a new deal. Microsoft follows as the company has now admitted to the flaws that plague the Surface Book and Surface Pro 4. Then we talk about how many consumers actually used Apple's iPhone upgrade program. We end today's show discussing how Samsung might be getting an exclusive with the Snapdragon 820 processor on the Galaxy S7. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Google Store Nexus sale: $50 ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss the recent news about Netflix, and the improvements we might see in streaming soon. Then we talk about ASUS and the recent teaser of the ZenFone Zoom. Apple is next as we learn of a possible announcement date of the iPad Air 3. The HTC One X9 follows as we find a ton of photos to show us what's next. We end today's show talking about the OnePlus 2 Mini and what we can expect. All this and more after the break. Stories: - How the new Netflix compression system will improve mobile video quality - ASUS teases ZenFone Zoom’s camera tech as we ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we discuss some of the recent discounts that just arrived to the Pebble Time round. Then we discuss the OnePlus X and how you can get it invite-free, depending on the day of the week. Samsung follows as the Galaxy Tab S2 just landed some deals worthy of keeping a look at. Then we discuss what schools are doing to avoid you cheating through your smartwatch. We end today's show talking about how analysts are already predicting an iPhone sales decline for 2015. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Pebble Time Round finally scores a discount of its ...

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