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We're just a few guys talking about our favorite hobby. And that just happens to be tech! We cover everything from Apple to Google to PC to console gaming. We give viewpoints from all sides. Landen: All things Google. Big into the mobile tech. Prefers Apple computers but usually uses Windows. Caleb: All things Apple. Uses a Windows PC for gaming. Wes: All things Microsoft. Even uses a Windows Phone. Big gamer.

We're just a few guys talking about our favorite hobby. And that just happens to be tech! We cover everything from Apple to Google to PC to console gaming. We give viewpoints from all sides. Landen: All things Google. Big into the mobile tech. Prefers Apple computers but usually uses Windows. Caleb: All things Apple. Uses a Windows PC for gaming. Wes: All things Microsoft. Even uses a Windows Phone. Big gamer.

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We're just a few guys talking about our favorite hobby. And that just happens to be tech! We cover everything from Apple to Google to PC to console gaming. We give viewpoints from all sides. Landen: All things Google. Big into the mobile tech. Prefers Apple computers but usually uses Windows. Caleb: All things Apple. Uses a Windows PC for gaming. Wes: All things Microsoft. Even uses a Windows Phone. Big gamer.

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@captechpod

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 179: Samsung Galaxy S21 and CES 2021

1/18/2021
Samsung Unpacked: 1:48 - Galaxy S21 Ultra - Galaxy S21 Plus - Galaxy S21 - Galaxy Buds Pro - SmartTags Landen CES 2021: 36:08 - Lots of Chromebooks - New Moto G phones - New TCL 20 phones - TCL announces TV's coming with Google TV - LG bringing a rollable phone to market this year Wes CES 2021: 44:41 - Razer Project Hazel - Otterbox Xbox accessories Apple: 50:56 - New rumors - AirPods Max updates Caleb CES 2021: 56:58 - Intel and AMD announced new processors -...

Duration:01:14:14

Episode 178: 2021 Wishlist

1/5/2021
Landen Wishlist: 2:03 Wes Wishlist: 25:35 Caleb Wishlist: 59:50 Google: 1:34:10 - Landen got a Chromecast with Google TV - Apple TV coming to Chromecast with Google TV - Google and Qualcomm announce 3 years of OS updates and 4 years of security updates. General Tech: 1:42:18 - MediaTek overtakes the lead for chips in phones sold in Q3 2020 www.patreon.com/callingallplatforms T-Shirts! Contact:...

Duration:01:47:16

Episode 177: AirPods Max

12/15/2020
Apple: 1:17 - AirPods Max launched Google: 19:31 - Early YouTube TV subscribers can get a free ChromeCast with Google TV - Apple Music on Google Assistant smart speakers - Pixel Feature Drop Microsoft: 28:37 - Windows 10 for ARM runs better on M1 than Surface Pro X Gaming: 31:34 - Lots on game announcements from the Game Awards - Halo Infinite will launch fall of 2021 - Xbox Family Setting - New Minecraft updates - More Game Pass games - Cyberpunk 2077 launched -...

Duration:01:09:34

Episode 176: Thanksgiving Hangover

12/7/2020
Apple: 1:43 - Could there be yet another hardware announcement this year? Google: 9:20 - Google Messages is getting scheduled sending Generel Tech: 12:22 - Snapdragon 888 - Wyze Watch - Amazon giving ability to attach webcam to Fire TV Cube Microsoft: 30:16 - Microsoft acquires Smash.gg for MSN reasons... Gaming: 32:22 - New Game Pass games - New Sea of Thieves features - Wes got 2 Xbox Series X consoles - RTX 3060 Ti was launched this week Updates from Landen:...

Duration:01:04:15

Episode 175: Black Friday 2020

11/25/2020
Google: 2:48 - New Google Pay app: Android iOS Watch the presentation here. - Black Friday deals Microsoft: 31:29 - New Edge features - Duo updates - Black Friday deals Apple: 42:58 - M1 Mac performance - Changes to App Store developer pricing Gaming: 58:01 - AMD Radeon RX6800, 6800XT performance - Black Friday deals - Stadia is coming to iOS via a web app www.patreon.com/callingallplatforms T-Shirts! Contact:...

Duration:01:14:34

Episode 174: Apple M1 Macs

11/16/2020
Apple: 2:07 - M1 chip - MacBook Air 12:15 - Mac Mini 21:24 - MacBook Pro 26:41 - Big Sur 31:13 Google: 43:20 - Google Photos losing unlimited storage option General Tech: 54:28 - Ring Doorbell recall Gaming: 1:00:44 - Xbox and PS5 released - EA Play now added to Xbox Game Pass - PS5 has standard upgradeable storage www.patreon.com/callingallplatforms T-Shirts! Contact: podcast@callingallplatforms.com Social: Facebook Twitter YouTube Apple...

Duration:01:11:44

Episode 173: Another Apple Event Coming

11/10/2020
Apple: 1:12 - One More Thing event General Tech: 19:50 - AMD Ryzen 5000 Series have launched Google: 34:40 - Android is 13 years old - Pixel 5 "non issue?" Gaming: 47:01 - Things too look at when buying a new Xbox www.patreon.com/callingallplatforms T-Shirts! Contact: podcast@callingallplatforms.com Social: Facebook Twitter YouTube Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Android

Duration:00:59:33

Episode 172: iPhone 12 Review

11/5/2020
Google: 3:43 - Google Meet gets custom backgrounds - Google Assistant is gaining 3rd party podcast app support General Tech: 7:47 - Fxtec Pro1-X - TCL 5G UW Apple: 19:45 - iPhone 12 review - Apple has launched Apple One: 1:05:48 General Tech: 1:08:53 - Quibi launched on a bunch of TV devices - The next day Quibi announced it was shutting down Microsoft: 1:11:48 - Earnings call Gaming: 1:15:08 - Both consoles release this week - Chris Lee no longer with 343...

Duration:01:40:15

Episode 171: iPhone 12 Event and Doom on a Potato

10/21/2020
Apple: 1:09 - Disney movies in iTunes are now upgraded to 4K - HomePod Mini: 4:12 - 5G: 10:36 - iPhone 12: 13:04 - MagSafe: 19:12 - Landen Rant: 25:48 - iPhone 12 Mini: 30:22 - iPhone 12 Pro/ Pro Max: 34:12 Landen announces what phone he has bought: 46:41 Google: 54:30 - New Nest Thermostat - You can now hum a song and Google Assistant can tell you what it is Microsoft: 1:04:25 - More details about the Microsoft/ Game Stop partnership Gaming: 1:09:47 - October...

Duration:01:27:45

Episode 171: iPhones Incoming

10/12/2020
Google: 1:20 - Better in-app support coming to Google Assistant - Pixel 2, 2 XL will get last up date in December - New Google Wifi routers General Tech: 21:42 - Wyze Thermostat - ROG Phone 3 price and release date to US Apple: 32:18 - Hi, Speed event scheduled for Tuesday Oct 13 - iPhone 13 rumors, already... General Tech: 48:03 - AMD 5000 series announced Gaming: 58:45 - Microsoft partners with GameStop - Phil Spencer said Xcloud is coming to iOS - Landen is...

Duration:01:04:05

Episode 169: Google Pixel Event

10/6/2020
Googles Launch Night In: 4:10 - Chromecast with Google TV: 6:40 - Nest Audio: 14:08 - PIxel 4a 5G: 17:19 - Pixel 5: 23:45 Other Google News: 47:28 - Daydream View is dead General Tech: 51:42 - Amazon Prim Day is Oct 13-14 Bonus Blooper: 56:26 www.patreon.com/callingallplatforms T-Shirts! Contact: podcast@callingallplatforms.com Social: Facebook Twitter YouTube Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Android

Duration:00:57:08

Episode 168: New Amazon Hardware

9/28/2020
Microsoft: 1:03 - Windows XP Service Pack 1 has been leaked - It's been 20 years since Windows ME was released Google: 16:20 - Reminder for the Pixel even on September 30 General Tech: 27:27 - TicWatch Pro 3 Amazon: 30:53 - New Echo devices - Fire TV Stick - Eero - Ring Gaming: 53:20 - Amazon Luna - Xbox buys Bethesda - New games coming out - New Xbox app for Android and iOS being tested - Expansion card for Xbox - Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090 - New Left For Dead 2...

Duration:01:26:54

Episode 167: New Apple Watches and iPads

9/23/2020
Apple: 1:12 - Watch Series 6 - Watch SE - Family Setup - Fitness + - Apple One - 8th Gen iPad - iPad Air - Every new OS except macOS is now available Google: 37:28 - Launch Night In, Pixel event, announced for Sep 30, 2020 - Google Meet Hardware General Tech: 46:33 - LG Wing Gaming: 58:18 - Sony PS5 event - Nvidia RTX 3080 - Xbox Cloud Gaming officially launched - No Chromebook, Android TV support for Xbox Cloud Gaming - Oculus Quest 2...

Duration:01:30:20

Episode 166: Xbox Price

9/15/2020
Microsoft: :57 - Surface Duo Apple: 15:04 - Apple event scheduled for 9-15 Generel Tech: 21:22 - Nvidia is going to purchase ARM Holdings Google: 25:05 - Android 11 is now available out of beta General Tech: 28:26 - Moto Razr 2 - Mint Mobile commercial Gaming: 36:56 - Xbox price announced - EA Play is going to be included in Xbox Game Pass Ultimate/ for PC - Xbox All Access - Sony PS5 event 9-16 - Wes review the Razer Kishi - Apple updates its App Store Policy...

Duration:01:10:59

Episode 165: Still no iPhone...

9/9/2020
Apple: 1:20 - Still no iPhone announcement date - Epic update General Tech: 8:31 - New Intel mobile chips - New Nvidia graphics cards Google: 24:49 - Kids Space General Tech: 31:18 - Galaxy Z Fold 2 - LG teases a dual screen 'Wing' phone - ZTE Axon 20 5G - New FitBit products - Amazon Halo - Lenovo Smart Clock Essential - Gorilla Glass Victus: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6OcmT18R-I Microsoft: 1:00:02 - Surface Duo hardware reviews Gaming: 1:01:23 - Age of...

Duration:01:18:10

Episode 164: Epic vs Apple

8/25/2020
Apple: 1:34 - Apple vs. Epic General Tech: 27:18 - Spendloves thoughts on Pine64 Google: 33:00 - Google is adding real time info on wildfires to Search and Maps General Tech: 36:55 - ZTE is making a phone with an under display camera - Blackberry is back again... Gaming: 41:10 - Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 - New Game Pass games www.patreon.com/callingallplatforms T-Shirts! Contact:...

Duration:01:03:55

Episode 163: Surface Duo

8/17/2020
Microsoft: 3:09 - Surface Duo Google: 15:20 - Wear OS is getting an update - Google Lens can now help with homework - Google is working on an earthquake detection system for Android General Tech: 25:53 - PinePhone - Minnidip x RAZR CH(AIR) Gaming: 34:50 - Halo Infinite delayed until 2021 - Xbox Series X will arrive in November - New controller leaked showing Series S wording - Epic is suing Apple and Google - Microsoft Store...

Duration:00:47:40

Episode 162: Pixel 4a, Galaxy Note 20, Updated iMac

8/11/2020
Microsoft: 1:16 - Microsoft is trying to buy TicToc Google: 3:25 - Pixel 4a announced - 4a is currently best selling unlocked phone on Amazon and Best Buy - Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 mentioned - Pixel 4, 4 XL discontinued Samsung: 22:50 - Note 20 Ultra - Note 20 - Galaxy Buds Live - Galaxy Watch - Galaxy Tab S7, S7+ - Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G Apple: 1:04:11 - New patent to connect 2 iPads together - Financial call - Apple Watch 6 could come with Blood Oxygen snesor -...

Duration:01:42:35

Episode 161: Xbox Games Showcase

7/28/2020
Microsoft: 1:26 - NBA is going to use Microsoft Teams. Apple: 9:26 - Metal dev tools coming to Windows. - Patent for a new Apple Pencil. - Apple is aiming for more 'direct to stream' movies. General Tech: 24:24 - Peacock is now available from NBC. Google: 28:11 - Dave Burke interview. - Mark Levoy now at Adobe. General Tech: 35:55 - Asus ROG Phone 3. - LG Velvet. - OnePlus Nord. - Lenovo Legion Phone. - Samsung Z Flip upgrade. Gaming: 1:11:58 - Xbox Games...

Duration:01:38:00

Episode 160: What is going on with Pixel?

7/14/2020
General Tech: 4:49 - Updated AMD processors. Apple: 7:39 - Radeon Pro W550X now available for Mac Pro. - Lots of apps copy data from your clipboard. - Public betas are available for all the things. - This years iPhones may not ship with power adapters. Microsoft: 21:00 - Teams is getting new features and hardware. Google: 31:38 - YouTube TV now has more channels. But also higher price. - Google Nest event on July 13. - Android 11 Beta 2 available. - No scrolling screen...

Duration:01:27:47