Phancast - Android News

Quick update on this week's missing episode and when we will be back. Thank you for your patience!

Direct download: MR-update-1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:09pm EDT
Comments[0]

This week Chris shares his final thoughts on the OnePlus 3T review. Is it really the best Android phone right now? We also talk about Verizon's refusal to kill the Galaxy Note 7, Amazon drone deliveries, and much more!

Top Stories

  • OnePlus 3T Review
  • Reader’s Choice Awards

Quick Hits

  • Verizon refuses Note 7 update
  • Google releases dev preview for Android Things
  • Evernote employees can see your notes
  • Amazon completes first drone delivery
  • Instagram gets live video

#tbthursday: Galaxy Nexus

Wins/Fails

  • Joe: Games in FB Messenger / Mario Run needs internet connection
  • Chris: POKEMON UPDATE / Pebble’s officially dead (but smartwatches aren’t)
  • Ashley: No Moto smartwatch in time for Android Wear 2.0 / S8 may not have a headphone jack

App Picks

  • Joe: Zombies Chasing Me
  • Chris: Pixoff: Battery Saver
  • Ashley: Google Santa Tracker
Direct download: Mobile_Roar_158.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:47am EDT
Comments[0]

This week we're talking about an old friends return to Android, Pixel outperforming the iPhone on Black Friday, Galaxy S8 rumors, and OnePlus 3T impressions.

Top Stories

  • Nokia looks to get in the Android game (rumored specs)

Quick Hits

  • Google Pixel was more popular than the iPhone during Black Friday
  • Galaxy S8 may be released with 6GB RAM, 256GB of storage, and Snapdragon 835
  • Android 7.1.1 Nougat will be released on December 6th
  • Fitbit rumored to buy Pebble
  • Next iPhone could have curved display
  • Chris has a OnePlus 3T

#tbthursday: Chrome to Phone

Wins/Fails

  • Joe: HTC 10 Nougat update / Allo growth has stalled
  • Chris: Wireless charging on the Pixel (win) / Still can’t catch Ditto (fail) / Google Live Cases still suck (fail)
  • Ashley: Netflix finally launches offline playback / SwiftKey themes now free

App Picks

  • Joe: Wallpaper Modder
  • Chris: (Needs help)
  • Ashley: Quality Time
Direct download: Mobile_Roar_157.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:00am EDT
Comments[0]

1