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Android Central 198: Strapped to your face!

Motorola finally gets things going by announcing a Sept. 4 event. Plus Samsung rolls out the Galaxy Alpha, OnePlus does another something silly, and we answer more of your questions live on air.

Thing 1: Finally, Motorola

  • Motorola holding September 4 event, Moto 360 + new phones inbound
  • 'OK Google headset:' Imagining a different kind of Motorola wearable

Thing 2: Samsung Galaxy Alpha

  • Samsung unveils metal-framed Galaxy Alpha, available September
  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha specs
  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha versus Galaxy S5: What's the difference?
  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha availability and pricing

Other things:

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And a reminder ...

We soon will be discontinuing the dedicated video feed of our podcast. But don't worry, you'll still be able to watch us on YouTube, and the audio version of the podcast remains unchanged.

12 Comments
  • First one I sat in on... Interesting stuff there Posted via Android Central App
  • Popped your podcast cherry. Congrats! ಠ益ಠ
  • Don't forget always use protection! (a case for your phone)
  • Good show! This is the first one I've heard all the way through Posted via Android Central App
  • My first full podcast ever! I loved with! Posted via Android Central App
  • I loved it** Posted via Android Central App
  • I've listened to the podcasts more a while back (120s maybe) but for the life of me I don't know why I ever stopped. It's like you guys take my thoughts and speak them to the world haha. Anyways glad to be back, not leaving this time. Anxious for #200 now. Posted via Android Central App
  • long time (forum) poster, first time viewer. excellent stuff; great discussion. subscribing now. +1 for the upcoming "number 1" giveaway.
  • ^ All this = cool as hell. I'm far less nervous knowing it's folks I see every day on the blog listening live :)
  • Very much this!
  • Glad we could make you guys tear up a little ;) In all seriousness though, I fully respect a site where the writers are as personable with their userbase as you guys are, and I think that's one of the best qualities of this site over other sites. Oh and Lloyd of course. Posted via Android Central App
  • Yes, this!