Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the Android Nation stores that Google is helping promote in Asia. HTC is next as rumors have the company working on a Windows Phone variant of the HTC One. LG follows with an event scheduled soon and where we expect the Optimus G2 to be announced. The iPhone 5S follows as we finally have the first leaked photo of the device. We end today’s show talking about Sony’s hint of a new smart watch coming in their next event.
All this and more after the break.
Stories: – Google to help expand Android Nation [...]
As much as people mocked Apple for opening their own retail stores more than ten years ago, at times when they barely had a handful of products, the concept has proven to be so successful that we’ve now seen Microsoft follow the lead and Samsung (through Best Buy) as well. It’s really a very smart move to have control over the experience that users have with your product and not leave it in the hands of third parties.
In the case of Google, we do know that even though they haven’t opened any retail stores of their own (with the exception of their Google Play [...]