Perfume, Islandwood and other crazy codenames | Pocketnow Weekly 184

Update: The podcast will be on your RSS/iTunes/Xbox feed starting January 24 at 3:00am Eastern. It’s also down below right now. We would’ve liked to feature some fanart this week, but we’ll have to wait until next time to show it off.

HTC Nexus phones, a free smartwatch with your smartphone and iOS apps coming to Windows Phone. Who says the post-CES lull has to be dull? All of the above –plus a special announcement from Pocketnow’s Editor-in-Chief and your listener mail– awaits on episode 184 of the Pocketnow Weekly! So put on your Perfume and varnish up your Islandwood; we’re about to pay another visit to the techno club that is the Pocketnow Weekly podcast.

Watch the video broadcast from 1:00pm Eastern on January 21 (click here for your local time), or check out the high-quality audio version here. And don’t forget to shoot your listener mail to podcast [AT] pocketnow [DOT] com for a shot at getting your question read aloud on the air!

Pocketnow Weekly 184


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January 21, 2015



Michael Fisher

Anton D. Nagy

Juan Bagnell (SomeGadgetGuy)



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Anton’s Announcement


Anton D. Nagy

Editor-in-Chief Anton D. Nagy has requested an audience with you, dear listeners – and when Tony asks for something, it’s our policy to give it to him. Join us for a few minutes with Pocketnow’s lead lion-tamer as he shares exciting news about the future of the site!



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Michael Fisher
Michael Fisher has followed the world of mobile technology for over ten years as hobbyist, retailer, and reviewer. A lengthy stint as a Sprint Nextel employee and a long-time devotion to webOS have cemented his love for the underdog platforms of the world. In addition to serving as Pocketnow's Reviews Editor, Michael is a stage, screen, and voice actor, as well as co-founder of a profitable YouTube-based business. He lives in Boston, MA. Read more about Michael Fisher!