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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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Episodes

Episode 79: E3 2018

6/18/2018
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Google: - You can now edit location info in Google Photos on the web. - Vivo Nex with a pop-up selfie camera. E3 2018!! Support us! Contact: podcast@callingallplatforms.com Social: Facebook Twitter YouTube Subscribe on iOS Subscribe on Android

Duration:01:42:16

Episode 78: WWDC 2018

6/12/2018
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Microsoft: - Microsoft buys GitHub. - Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 850 made for PCs. Google: - Google Pixel 3 XL prototype images have leaked. - Android P DP 3 now available. - Android P confirmed to be Android 9 General Tech: - Amazon Fire TV Cube announced. Apple: - WWDC 2018!!! Gaming: - Pogs are back! - Crackdown 3 is now pushed back to 2019. - More games are gaining cross play support. Support us! Contact:...

Duration:01:46:10

Episode 77: The Return of Wes

6/4/2018
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Microsoft: - Edge on iOS now supports e-books. - Groove on Android and iOS is going away. - Microsoft Family settings are now on Android through the Microsoft Launcher. Apple: - iOS 11.4 released. - No hardware to be announced at WWDC. - According to rumors the SE 2 will have a notch. - Bigger OLED 2018 iPhone could have 3 cameras. - Apple opens a tech hub in Oregon. Google: - Snake now available inside of Google Play Games. - New Pixel phones rumored to be made by...

Duration:01:00:42

Episode 76: WWDC 2018 Wishlist

5/27/2018
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Apple: - Media invites have been sent out for WWDC. - Our WWDC wishlist. - TSMC has started A12 manufacturing. General Tech: - An Amazon Echo sent a conversation to a persons contact... That's not creepy at all. Android: - HTC U12+ announced. - Samsung is rumored to be making some Wear OS watches. - Twitter on Android will now show Twemoji. More General Tech: - Starbucks moment payments app is used more often than Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay. Gaming: -...

Duration:00:51:59

Episode 75: OnePlus 6

5/21/2018
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Apple: - iGuess - Spigen is making 20th Anniversary iPhone cases that are amazing! - Multiple Apple products are getting awards that we didn't know were a thing... Microsoft: - Surface Hub 2 announced. Google: - Google Duplex will announce that it is an AI. - That Android TV dongle we talked about? It's real. For developers - JBL announced the Link Bar - Linux app support is coming to Chrome OS. - YouTube Premium and YouTube Music announced. - Google may be releasing a...

Duration:01:36:47

Episode 74: Microsoft Build 2018

5/14/2018
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This episode is all about Microsoft Build 2018! Wes and Landen go over most of the details that interested us the most.

Duration:00:54:51

Episode 73: Google I/O 2018

5/11/2018
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Apple: - 20th anniversary of the iMac. - iOS 11.4 disables everything on the lightning port except charging after a week. - 2018 LCD iPhone screen will basically be the same panel as what is in the LG G7. Gaming: - Steam Link app coming to Android, iOS, Apple TV. Google I/O: - So many cool things. - Lots of AI and Machine Learning talk. - More updates for Gmail. - More AI in Google Photos. - Tons of new features coming to Google Assistant. - Digital Wellbeing. - Updated...

Duration:01:43:53

Episode 72: LG G7 ThinQ

5/7/2018
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We apparently forgot that this is supposed to be a tech podcast. For about 16 minutes. Oops... Google: -All the news is coming next week with I/O. General Tech: - LG G7 ThinQ - Facebook has a dating app now. - Facebook is bringing AR and language translation to Messenger. - T-Mobile and Sprint are merging. Microsoft: - The latest Windows 10 update has a freezing issue. They are working on a fix, but until then we have a way to fix it. Apple: - Ming Chi-Quo is leaving...

Duration:01:17:56

Episode 71: Chat is the new RCS

4/30/2018
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Google: - Google has partnered with all the right people to get RCS moving forward. Finally. - Google is taking podcasts more seriously. - New features in Gmail. - LG G7 ThinQ to have a dedicated Google Assistant button. - Amazon Prime is going to cost more. Still well worth it. - Amazon Fire TV Cube coming soon. Microsoft: - An update is still supposed to be coming in April... - Spotify's free version is getting better. - iTunes finally in the Microsoft store. Apple: -...

Duration:01:52:29

Episode 70: Slider Phones Are Back

4/17/2018
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Google: - Google at NAB. - Apple has poached Google's head of AI. - Wes ruined some of Caleb's news here: An internal memo from Apple telling people not to leak anything was leaked. Naturally. - First gen Pixel phones are no longer available from the Google Store. - Potential Android TV Dongle hits the FCC. - John Legend used only Pixel 2 phones to record his latest music video. - Your phone may not updated to the security patch that you think it is. - Doogee Mix 4 takes the...

Duration:01:15:11

Episode 69: Apple Education Event

4/4/2018
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Microsoft: - Leadership shuffle. - Excel is getting some 'connected' updates. - Windows is getting it's major spring update. Google: - April security updates are available. - Google Home can now connect to Bluetooth speakers. - Google made an AR emoji scavenger hunt game. - OnePlus 6 will have a notch. And that's ok. - Palm is making a comeback. Our favorite April Fools jokes from this year. Apple: - New iPad - New education software. - Space gray keyboard, magic...

Duration:01:33:21

Episode 68: Apple Wants to Teach Us Something

3/28/2018
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Apple: - New bezelless iPad rumored coming at WWDC. - WWDC confirmed for week of June 4th. - Wireless charging pad and wireless Airpods charging case still rumored for March release. - Apple holding education event on the 27th of March. Conveniently the day after recording. - iPhone X in Blush Gold coming? - More Watch bands. Tech, kind of: - Autonomous cars still need work. Google: - Google adding a new API to Maps for AR features. - Google may have bought Lytro for $40...

Duration:01:44:45

Episode 67: Android P

3/13/2018
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Apple: - Cheaper entry-level Macbook rumored to launch at WWDC - March event technically still possible. Microsoft: - Chrome notifications may start using Windows Action Center. - Mixed Reality update coming with more features. - Teams gets another update. Caleb still hates it. Google: - Android P Developer Preview 1 is now available. - The Nexus era is coming to an end. - Lots of interesting new features coming to Android P. - Google Lens is live in Google Photos for...

Duration:01:07:52

Episode 66: More Galaxy S9 and Rumors

3/7/2018
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The DXO Mark and Display Mate scores have come out for the Galaxy S9. Spoiler: it has great hardware. Apple: - The rumored high end headphones are probably going to be geared more toward the noise cancellation space. - KGI is saying a new and cheaper Macbook Air coming in Q2. Google: - March security updates are available. - Evan Blass: Android P Developer Preview getting a mid March release. - Hangouts Chat, Google's version of Slack, is available to G Suite users. General...

Duration:01:12:19

Episode 65: Samsung Galaxy S9

2/27/2018
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Google: - Samsung announces the Galaxy S9 and S9+. - Best Buy offering $100 off on March 2 only for new Samsung phones. - Samsungs new Dex Pad actually seems kind of useful. - Sony announces Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact. - Nokia announces 1, 6, 7 Plus, and 8 Sirocco phones. General Tech: - Swype keyboard is dead. But it's legacy lives on in pretty much every other keyboard. - Smartphone sales dropped for the first time ever in Q4 2017 Microsoft: - 3 PCs running Windows on ARM...

Duration:01:35:09

Episode 64: Animoji on Samsung

2/20/2018
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Google: - Samsung is working on '3D emoji' for the Galaxy S9. - LG to release their next flagship in June. - LastPass officially works with the autofill API in Android Oreo. - Pixelbook Sleeve now available in the Google Store for $100. - Google giving 20% discount to 'loyal' Nexus owners. Microsoft: - Microsoft shared some of the limitations of Windows on ARM. - Amazon Music is now in the Microsoft Store. - Xbox Party chat coming to the Xbox app on iOS and...

Duration:01:27:39

Episode 63: PWAs Are Coming

2/13/2018
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We start off today by going back in time. 20 years. Some crazy things happened at that time. Interesting things are happening now too. Microsoft: - PWAs (Progressive Web Apps) are coming to Windows. - Windows Defender is coming to Windows 7 and 8.1. - Windows 10 is getting and updated Game Bar. - Also quicker Bluetooth pairing. Apple: - Apple is now the 4th largest notebook seller in the world. - HomePod reviews are great. Google: - Google has added 'Winter Sports' and...

Duration:01:28:43

Episode 62: Earnings Calls

2/6/2018
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Yay for earnings calls! Or something like that. As for Microsoft, they are in the green. That's basically all they ever give us. Apple: - They are still making lots and lots of money. - Rumors suggest the next updates to macOS and iOS are just going to be focused on security and bug fixes. Kinda boring on the front end, but all in all good. Microsoft: - Our thoughts on the rumor of Microsoft buying EA. - Windows 10 S is dead. - Microsoft is pushing an update to help you...

Duration:01:18:15

Episode 61: HomePod Preorder

1/30/2018
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Google: - Google Play finally has audio books. - Google Clips is up for preorder. - Google I/O is going to be May 8-10. - Samsung sends out press invites to the Galaxy S9 announcement set for February 25. Apple: - HomePod is now available for preorder. Official launch day is February 9. - iPhone SE 2 potentially to launch in May or June. - 13" Macbook Pro coming? - iOS 11.3 will support Advanced Mobile Location. General Tech: - Facebook is going to give local news priority...

Duration:01:29:38

Episode 60: No News is Good News

1/23/2018
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As you may have guessed, this week was kind of a slow news week. But that's OK. We're still here to help pass the time. Apple: - The Homepod is now being shipped to Apple. And FCC approval has also happened. Should be coming soon. - Hopefully new Mac Pro and Mac Mini comes with it! - Analytics are now available for artists on Apple Music. M-Horse Pure 1 review. A $100 Android phone that doesn't totally suck. Google: - Google is giving a free Pen loop to go with your Pixel...

Duration:01:12:27