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Android Central Podcast #456: S20 and Pixel rumors, and USB-C everywhere
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Android Central Podcast #456: S20 and Pixel rumors, and USB-C everywhere

Jim Metzendorf

Ara Wagoner, Jerry Hildenbrand, and Daniel Bader are here with a deluge of Galaxy S20 and more Pixel 4 mid-range model rumors. They also chat about the OnePlus Concept One phone and its invisible camera. The EU is considering legislation that would mandate the inclusion of USB-C ports on all smartphones. Finally, the gang discuss official support for Steam on Chromebooks. Listen now...

Jiggle Physics Podcast: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Google Stadia
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Jiggle Physics Podcast: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Google Stadia

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Are fishing games cool? Did the boycott of Pokemon Sword and Shield work? Is a Star Wars story less fun when you know how it ends before you start? Carli, Rebecca, Russell, and Jen walk you through this weird world of video games! Got feedback? Hit up Podcast@androidcentral.com and tell us something! LINKS: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order review — A masterful Star Wars adventure Google...

Android Central Podcast: MediaTek, Google buys Fitbit, Pixel performance
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Android Central Podcast: MediaTek, Google buys Fitbit, Pixel performance

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Andrew Martonik is joined for a live episode by Michael Fisher and David Cogen, proprietor of the YouTube channel TheUnlockr, to chat about the news of the week, including Google's purchase of Fitbit and the overall wearable landscape. They also discuss some ongoing issues with Pixel 4, and David provides a look at Sony's Xperia 5. Listen now Subscribe in Google Play Music: Audio...

Android Central Podcast Listener Q&A Edition: All your questions answered!
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Android Central Podcast Listener Q&A Edition: All your questions answered!

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It's a listener question extravaganza! We tackle what's on your mind in the Android world (along with some non-Android questions as well). Join Daniel Bader, Jerry Hildenbrand, Ara Wagoner, and Andrew Martonik for advice on everything from which budget phone to buy, the importance of RCS messaging, and favorite drinks! Listen now Subscribe in Google Play Music: Audio Subscribe in...

Pixel Buds, Pixelbook Go, Nest Mini, Nest Wifi [#acpodcast]
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Pixel Buds, Pixelbook Go, Nest Mini, Nest Wifi [#acpodcast]

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Made by Google '19 has come and gone — now it's time to dissect everything that went down! Daniel Bader, Jerry Hildenbrand, and Ara Wagoner focus this week on Pixel Buds, Pixelbook Go, Nest Mini, and Nest Wifi. Pixel Buds represent the next stage of computing, but Pixelbook Go is a step backwards. The last few minutes of the show contain general impressions of Pixel 4, but keep your...