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 ...

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Phil Nickinson