Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we go through HTC and Verizon’s press invite for an event in New York that we already speculate is for the launch of the much-anticipated Droid DNA. Then we go through Amazon’s latest move to compete with Netflix and Hulu+ at a more aggressive price point with Amazon Prime. Then we go through AT&T’s confirmed prices for Windows Phone 8 device this holiday season, which comes to the pleasant surprise of many of us in cases like the Nokia Lumia 920. Then we talk about the death of Microsoft’s Windows Live Messenger and [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Microsoft’s press invites for their official Windows 8 announcement on October 25th along with the first day of sales for their Surface tablet. Then we go through their other press invites for the Windows Phone 8 launch on October 29th. We then talk about the rumors of an LG Optimus G-based Nexus device in the making. Later we go through AT&T’s decision to serve as the guinea pig for the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Camera. We end today’s show by talking about the launch of the Nokia Lumia 920 in the US, and [...]
As I heard of AT&T’s Nokia Lumia announcements this morning, all I could remember was a historic phrase that I heard more than five years ago. It said: “Every once in a while, a revolutionary product comes along that changes everything.” Yes, these were iconic words that Steve Jobs used to begin his iPhone announcement at MacWorld 2007. The guy was right, the iPhone was revolutionary, but what I don’t think Jobs understood back then, where the implications of keeping the iPhone as an exclusive AT&T product for the next three years. Not because the first [...]
Tis the season for competing OEMs to build ads that will try to drive attention away from the iPhone 5. Not that we praise the practice, but it’s just what they do for reasons we find unnecessary when their products don’t need to be compared to be great. Nokia has just followed Samsung’s footsteps in publishing a video ad where they try to prove the iPhone 5 as a stale product because it’s only sold in black or white, where by contrast, you can buy a Lumia 920 or 820 in lots of variable colors.
What’s funny about the ad is that it tries to make Apple look like big [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Samsung’s recent invite to their Galaxy Note II event launch in New York City this October 24th. Then we talk about Nokia’s recent announcement of when the Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 will be available in Europe, which was good, but sadly not accurate. Then we go through the recent rumors of the HTC One X+ for Europe, which brings the same iconic design of the One X with some better specs. We later talk about the recent Geekbench results of the iPhone 5, which are much faster than expected. Then we end today’s show with [...]