As we recently talked in our previous episode of Pocketnow Live, the iPad rules the world because of one simple fact in its favor – Timing. When Apple decided to bring it to the market, Tablet PCs were expensive, bulky, slow and simply not better than your typical laptop. Those who debate that pen-input made them better most likely just assumes it, and has clearly never used one. Steve Jobs was right when he said that competitors were flummoxed by the iPad because they were simply not ready to compete. The question left on the table if the conditions remain the same for [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about T-Mobile’s bold iPhone trade-in plans to give you an iPhone 5. Then we talk about Samsung’s new ad campaign for the Galaxy S 4, with a different twist to last year. Then we go through a new Google Giveaway of nexus devices, with a very ironic strategy to allow you to participate. Later we talk about the iPad 5 display leaks, and what this means to the next flagship tablet from Apple. We end today’s show talking about Office for iOS and Android, and the bad news behind the probable new release date.
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Apple’s releases of each major version of iOS have all concentrated on WWDC, which makes a lot of sense since this is the World Wide Developers Conference that happens every year in June. As is obvious, iOS 7 was planned to be released on those dates, but that’s actually only two months away if you think of it.
Sources very close to Apple have begun the rumor that Apple is running behind on the development of the OS. Apparently the company is even using resources from OS X in their future 10.9 update (which sometimes varies in its release between WWDC and the fall) [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Google Keep and how it enhances your note-taking experience on Android. Then we talk about Pandora’s debut on Windows Phone 8. We later talk about the bugs on iOS 6.1.3 and why we don’t think you should upgrade. We later move to talk about Google Now and its possibilities on iOS. Later it’s iPhone 5S and iPad 5 launch rumors since apparently there’s a date already set. We end today’s show talking about Android and Google Chrome not merging into one.
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Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about all the controversy regarding the leaked Galaxy S 4 Photos, which turned out to be fake. Then we move over to LG since their new Optimus G Pro Quick Covers do a better job than the flip covers on the Galaxy S III. Verizon is next as we talk about their plans to phase-out CDMA and go fully LTE aside from dropping fees in the process. Then we talk about Apple and the possible release dates for the iPad 5, iPad mini 2 and iPhone 5S. We end today’s show talking about Nokia’s new plan to convince Instagram to join Windows [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the Nexus 4 availability in stores, even though that might change by the time this video goes live. We next talk about Asus and Google working on a newer version of the Nexus 7 with a better display and design. HTC makes the news next as we now have confirmed dates and invites for their M7 press event. Then the iPad 5 takes the spotlight as we find images of the new design, which is exactly as we currently see the iPad mini, only bigger obviously. We end today’s show talking about Apple’s release of a 128GB iPad 4 and [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Apple’s full 2012 iOS line-up in rumors, since one rumor covers them all. Samsung later shares their quarter results and we provide our impressions. The Nokia Laser is next, as the codename for the Lumia 920 which is now rumored as the Lumia 922 for Verizon. Smartphone unlocking legislation is next as we talk about the changes that take effect on January 26th. We end today’s show talking about the HTC Mini and some possible usability scenarios.
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