Pocketnow Weekly Podcast
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Mobile-tech talk and lame jokes from the informative yet unrefined team at Pocketnow. Covering smartphones, tablets, wearables and other gadgets you dreamed of owning when you were young. Stitcher Award winner: Best Technology Podcast, 2013.
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Pocketnow Weekly 144: LG G4 leaks in gross, Huawei P8 hands-on
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It's the best rhetorical question we've seen this week: where can you mix 1990s sci-fi references, history lessons about famous steamships, and modern musings on the state of leatherbound smartphones? If you know the answer, congratulations on knowing the time of day and your ear from your elbow. If you don't, allow us to clarify it for you. This is the Pocketnow Weekly podcast.
On this week's episode, we dive once again into the ever-less-mysterious LG G4 and run our fingers across its supple stitched-leather backside. Sorry, that's gross; we don't have the phone yet, so we caress it in our imaginations. Annnnnd that's probably not much better. Let's move on.
Alongside the G4 speculation: the news of the week, from Huawei to HTC, from Nokia to Alcatel – no, not that Alcatel ... but we'll hear from them too as we take a quick on-air look at the Alcatel Onetouch Watch. That's all followed by an extended segment of What Phone Should I Get and your listener mail, so don't go thinking we're just here to crack weak jokes. There's work to be done!
Pocketnow Weekly 144 is on the ways, the tallow and grease have been slathered on the rails, and the channel has been cleared of hazards – so smash the champagne bottle on the bow and watch it roll into the river. The video broadcast recorded at 6:30pm Eastern on April 16 (click here for your local time) might not be your best bet due to Hangout difficulties, so check out this high-quality audio version right here, and shoo