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CES 2019 - All your favorite people

For our last CES 2019 episode, we take 5 minutes to talk to some of the faces of CES that make this space so great to work in. Hear from Myriam Joire, Juan Carlos Bagnell, Trisha Hershberger, Jules Wang, Jaime Rivera, Jon Rettinger, C. Scott Brown, and Jonathan Feist. Oh, and there’s one more person you won’t want to miss. Recorded at CES 2019 The Android Authority podcast is: Adam Doud - @DeadTechnology Jonathan Feist - @JFeist1 / @DroneRushcom Joe Hindy - @ThatJoeHindy Produced by...


CES 2019 Wrap up, featuring Michael Fisher of TheMrMobile/Mobile Nations

Wrapping up a long week of technology and innovation can be hard to do in one podcast, so Adam and Jonathan are joined by Michael Fisher, a.k.a. @TheMrMobile. We broadcasted from the Blue Podcast Studio suite at Treasure Island with some sweet Blue gear and we discussed the week of tech that was. Recorded January 10, 2019 5:00 PM PST Topics covered: Android Authority’s CES Top Picks 2019 Awards: Our favorite products from the show The Printbrush Fluidity Remote (as described in...


CES 2019 Special: Samsung’s Press Conference with Daniel Bader of Android Central

Samsung’s press conference brought us a number of goodies at its press conference yesterday. Adam sat down with Daniel Bader, Managing Editor of Android Central to talk about everything we saw in this special CES edition of the Android Authority podcast. Samsung smart TVs get iTunes movies and TV shows, Airplay 2 support Recorded January 07, 2019 at 3:30pm Special Guest appearance by: Daniel Bader - @JourneyDan The Android Authority podcast is: Adam Doud - @DeadTechnology Jonathan...


CES 2019 Preview!

Guest host C. Scott Brown and Adam discuss CES 2019 - first experiences, and what we’ll see...probably. We also caught some OEMs trying to cheat on Benchmark scores and we call them out! Plus, Apple had a really bad day and we wonder what it means for the rest of the industry. Tech We Like: Skipped on Shuffle Podcast Recorded Jan 3, 2019 7:30PM Time codes 10:05 – CES 2019: what to expect 42:35 – Phones we caught cheating benchmarks in 2018 52:25 - Apple cuts revenue estimates,...


Live podcast Q&A: So Long, 2018!

We recorded a live podcast on December 27th, on our Android Authority YouTube channel, and took questions from the viewers, which tied in nicely with the news of the week. We look at the Galaxy S9 and it’s One UI/Android Pie update. We look at 2018, and how it set the stage for the year to come. The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are coming. All that plus a lot of great questions from those who chimed in. It was a casual end-of-year podcast. And a bonus fun link we discussed on the...


Looking back on 2018 - Huawei, Lenovo, and more

The end of 2018 is here, and we want to know what you this. Please fill out our survey and let us know what you think! We also take a look at the best apps and games of 2018, as judged by our own Joe Hindy. Also, not to be overlooked (again) we look at some of the best phones in 2018 that maybe didn’t get the love they deserved. And speaking of overlooked, our review of the Huawei Mate 20 is in - a great phone with a greater big brother. Tech We Like: The Soundguys Podcast: It’s...


OnePlus 6T McLaren, Start Your Engines

Vitaminwater wants to know if you can ditch your phone for a year and it willing to pay $100,000 to find out We go hands-on the OnePlus 6T McLaren edition - the fastest phone out there? The Honor View 20 and the Samsung Galaxy A8s are here to start the screen hole revolution A new leak gives us a lot of detail about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S10 We take a look at the Vivo Nex Dual Display Edition with a second screen on the back. Tech We Like: Logitech M705 Marathon Wireless...


Gary Explains: Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 processor

Qualcomm’s latest flagship SoC is out, and we’re breaking it down here. But processors are complicated, so we got the smartest guy we know to come on an explain everything to us in the awesomest way possible. Discussed in this episode: Qualcomm reveals Snapdragon 855, even more 5G plans at its Tech Summit Top 5 Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 features you should know Qualcomm announces the world’s first 3D ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 vs Exynos 9820 vs Kirin...


Huawei's Arrested Development

Qualcomm introduced us to the SoC that will power your smartphone next year. Huawei’s CTO has the right to remain silent, eh? Samsung’s mobile division is in a bit of trouble with a huge drop in sales YoY. We are enamored with the dual-screened Vivo Nex 2, but aren’t sure why. In a notification showdown, Android still comes out on top. Google is shutting down two of its seven messaging apps, because: Google. Tech We Like: Spire Studio mobile recorder Recorded...


The Best of Android, the Best of Google

Our Readers Choice Award is in and it should come as no surprise. We also look at the best innovation of 2018, as voted on by the Android Authority staff. Our official review of the Google Pixel Slate is in, so we look at the best Chrome tablet you can buy, with help from Lanh Nguyen. Google Fi is official and comes with support for more phones 25 years ago, AT&T made some predictions, and holy cow were they accurate. Tech We Like: Subscribe to the DGiT Daily podcast - it’s...


DGiT Daily - November 30, 2018 - Down goes Daredevil

Thanks again, Android Authority crowd, for letting us butt in. Your normal programming will return next week. But if you like us, subscribe! This is your last chance to win a Pixel 3 XL! Another one bites the dust. Netflix has cancelled its original Marvel tv series, DareDevil, and speculation is that Disney is just consolidating its properties in advance of its own streaming service, it? Our roundup features stories about the Microsoft roadmap, the new Sirin Finney...


DGiT Daily - November 29, 2018 - Google Fi cometh

Don’t forget to try to win a Pixel 3 XL courtesy! Google Fi is now an official MVNO which you can sign up for today. It expanded its support phone options, but does it make sense for the average consumer? Your mileage may vary. Our roundup features stories about the notch replacement a.k.a the hole, the popularity of the iPhone XR, a case to not buy a launch-day Pixel phone, equipping soldiers with AR, DJI’s new camera/gimbal, the FTC’s investigation of loot boxes and child...


DGiT Daily - November 27, 2018 - Touchdown!

NASA successfully landed on the moon resulting in one of the most awesome handshakes ever seen on YouTube. Also, we learn about holes upcoming in phone screens - and it’s not all that great. Our roundup features stories about new tariffs on phones coming into the US and thanks 45, choosing between Google and Alexa, the state of technology in 2018, Microsoft and Apple’s struggle atop the market cap hill, Japan’s rising vacant housing crisis, and National Geographic’s top 100 photos...


DGiT Daily - November 26, 2018 - Get your a** to Mars

Your top story of the day - NASA is landing a new spacecraft on the surface of Mars, and you can live stream the seven minutes of terror on YouTube today at 3:00PM ET. Android Authority, CNET, and Amazon (natch) all have awesome Cyber Monday hubs for you to check out Our roundup features stories about LG’s 16 camera phone patent, Apple’s day in court, Tesla’s brush with death, jaywalking in China, an airplane with no moving parts, and the most amazing things in the...


Our 2018 Best of Android Champion!

We have crowned our best of Android 2018 Champion, and you won't want to miss it. Black Friday is here and the deal are a-flying. We announce a new podcast and a new standardized test for smartphones, and examine the upcoming wave of 5G phones. Black Friday Deals referenced: Hulu - $0.99/month for 12 months Fossil Sport smartwatch - $179 Google Home Hub - $99 Sharp 55-inch 4K Ultra HD Roku TV – $249.99 (in-store only) Mavic pro w/ fly more bundle - $814 Samsung Evo select SD...


The Best of Android Awards

There’s a lot that goes into our best of Android awards every year, but this year we pulled out all the stops. So we wanted to take you through our process on how we decide what phone has the best screen, performance, battery life, camera, and audio, and how we go about generating an overall score. We got a ton of data on each phone, and we’re breaking it all down for you here on the podcast! Best of Android Recorded November 13, 2018 at 1:00PM CST Time codes 1:35 – How We Test 4:15 -...


Samsung brings the 8K video

Black Friday is almost here and we’ve got some great deals we’re looking forward to/. Our Skagen Flaster 2 Review is in and it’s...niche. Samsung unveiled its new Exynos processor with some nifty capabilities. Gary Sims compares processors built on the 7nm process, and we take a look at AI photography and wonder if it’s helping. Tech We Like: Spigen Liquid Air Armor Galaxy Note 9 Case Recorded 11/15/18 7:30PM CST Time codes: 2:00 – Black Friday 2018: Here are all...


Samsung, LG, and Royole flaunt futuristic folding phones

Our best of Android tournament has begun, and you can vote for your favorites! Samsung’s phones are too tall, and now they’re fixing the UI to compensate. Google introduced native Android support for “foldables”. Samsung shows us how that’s going to work with its first foldable phone. LG is joining the folding phone party in January and we go hands on with a foldable phone you can buy today! Tech We Like: Samsung 128GB 100MB/s (U3) MicroSD EVO Select Memory Card Visit...


OnePlus 6T Podcast Review

This is a featured story of the Android Authority Podcast were we take a deep dive into a single topic. Today’s topic is our OnePlus 6T review. We’ve brought in David Imel, our chief reviewer here at Android Authority for his take on OnePlus’s latest flagship. OnePlus 6T – features, specs, pricing, and everything you need to know OnePlus 6T first impressions: All about trade-offs Buy the OnePlus 6T Recorded November 5, 2018 The Android Authority podcast is: Adam Doud -...


Huawei and Honor magic and Google Home Hub hacking

The OnePlus 6T is here and we’ve gone hands-on. Stand by for our podcast review next week! Spotify and Google are working together to bring you music on demand with the power of your voice. Act now to take advantage! Our official Huawei Mate 20 Pro review is live. Is this the best phone money can buy now? The Google Home Hub is your familiar Google Home but with a screen. Security vulnerabilities found in the Google Home Hub are nothing to worry about, says the creator. The Honor Magic...