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9/24/2020

Amazon devices launch, Oculus Quest 2 reviewed, and we talk retro gaming with Anstream Arcade - Pocket-lint podcast ep. 72

Season 2, Ep. 72
Amazon announced a stack of new devices this week, including new Echoes, Echo Show 10, a cloud gaming service called Luna, and even a home-based drone that will fly around to let you see in any room - no, really.Fresh from the virtual event, associate editor Dan joins host Stuart to discuss more.Meanwhile, we talk to the founder of Antstream Arcade, a retro gaming streaming service that will let you play classic games, including those you remember on the Amiga and Commodore 64, on your PC, Mac, console or phone. And, contributing ed Adrian has been living in the world of virtual reality, testing the Oculus Quest 2. Is it any good? Listen on to find out.00:56 - Dan and Stuart talk about the Amazon devices announcement12:18 - Steve Cottam interview23:44 - Adrian gives us his verdict on the Oculus Quest 2.Visit us atpocket-lint.com, check out our latest videos atyoutube.com/pocketlintcomand sign up to our daily newsletter atpocket-lint.com/info/newsletter.*** Please also take the time to rate and review us onApple Podcastsor wherever you get your pods. It means a great deal to the show and will make it easier for other potential listeners to find us. Thanks! ***Hosted by Stuart MilesProduction and editing by Stuart MilesGuests: Dan Grabham, Steve Cottam,Adrian WillingsMusic by Lee Rosevere -Let's Start at the BeginningandSouthside
9/10/2020

Xbox Series S, Motorola Razr reviewed, and we talk to BT Sport - Pocket-lint podcast ep.70

Season 2, Ep. 70
This week marked the 25th anniversary of the original PlayStation going on sale in the US, so the smart money was on Sony announcing a release date and price for the PS5. But this is 2020 and things are rarely going to plan these days.Instead, it was Xbox that dominated the news, with the announcement of a new console, the Xbox Series S, and pricing for the beefier Series X model. Pocket-lint's Rik joins Stuart to explain all.He also has a good chat with to the COO of BT Sport about the company's expansion of its streaming app, while reviews editor Mike gives us the lowdown on the Motorola Razr 5G, having been one of very few people in the world to play with it. Is it the new foldable to put in your pocket?01:00 - Rik and Stuart talk about the Xbox announcements07:20 - Jamie Hindhaugh interview17:20 - Mike gives us his verdict on the Motorola Razr 5G smartphoneVisit us atpocket-lint.com, check out our latest videos atyoutube.com/pocketlintcomand sign up to our daily newsletter atpocket-lint.com/info/newsletter.*** Please also take the time to rate and review us onApple Podcastsor wherever you get your pods. It means a great deal to the show and will make it easier for other potential listeners to find us. Thanks! ***Hosted by Stuart MilesProduction and editing by Stuart MilesGuests: Rik Henderson, Jamie Hindhaugh,Mike LoweMusic by Lee Rosevere -Let's Start at the BeginningandSouthside
8/27/2020

The latest Fitbits, Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 reviewed, and the future of the hearing aid - Pocket-lint podcast ep. 68

Season 2, Ep. 68
It's all about wearables this week. Whether on your wrist or in your ear, the wearable market has come a long way since the introduction of early trendsetters, like the Pebble smartwatch and Nike+ FuelBand.Our own features editor, Britta, kicks off the themed episode, joining host Stuart to talk about the latest Fitbit smartwatches and fitness tracker.Stuart then talks to the chief audiology officer at GN Hearing, the world's leading hearing aid maker, where he finds out how the company is developing its tech to deliver better, clearer sound for the hearing impaired.And finally, contributing editor Cam explains how he's been getting on with the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 smartwatch.00:47 - Britta and Stuart talk about the new Fitbit announcements08:03 -Laurel Christenseninterview22:53 - Cam gives us his verdict on the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3Visit us atpocket-lint.com, check out our latest videos atyoutube.com/pocketlintcomand sign up to our daily newsletter atpocket-lint.com/info/newsletter.*** Please also take the time to rate and review us onApple Podcastsor wherever you get your pods. It means a great deal to the show and will make it easier for other potential listeners to find us. Thanks! ***Hosted by Stuart MilesProduction and editing by Stuart MilesGuests: Britta O'Boyle,Laurel Christensen,Cam BuntonMusic by Lee Rosevere -Let's Start at the BeginningandSouthside