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Taco ‘Bout NothingButTech88 | #PNWeekly 261

By Jules Wang July 16, 2017, 6:00 am

Kentucky Fried China? This year not only marks Huawei’s 30th anniversary as a telecommunications company founded by a former member of the People’s Liberation Army, but it also hails the same for KFC entering what was back then a market just beginning to open up to capitalism. We didn’t expect this sort of synergy to come out of it, though.

What synergy we’re talking about plus more iPhone 8 speculation and a conversation with one of the forthcoming names in mobile tech critique on YouTube and a recent recruit to the Android Central video team, Jacklyn Dallas aka NothingButTech88.

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Pocketnow Weekly 261

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July 13, 2017

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Juan Carlos Bagnell

Jules Wang

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Jacklyn Dallas (YouTube / Android Central)

 

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News Summary

(5:38)

The news delivered in just a few minutes and a bunch of discussion afterwards.

  • Moto Z2 Force set for reveal on July 25
  • Galaxy Note 8 is happening(?) August 23
  • LG V30 set for before IFA Berlin on August 31
  • iPhone 8 may ship late in fall, major features may need software update
  • Eve V tablet getting new screens from Sharp
  • Pixel XL2 looks a lot like Pixel XL, but there’s more to it than that
  • Ticwatch gets two new, affordable iterations on Kickstarter
  • The KFC phone, from Huawei

Tech and Nothin’ Else (almost)

(32:25)

We look at Jacklyn Dallas’s steady rise to some prominence in the younger space of tech YouTubers, dig into Motorola, Vertu and some T-shirts she designs for a good cause!

See you soon!

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