Welcome to the Android Police Podcast, Episode 27. Don't forget - the Android Police Podcast's live broadcast is every Thursday at 5PM PST (www.androidpolice.com/podcast).
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- Matthew Smith, Host
- Bob Severns, Editor, A/V
- Cameron Summerson, Co-host
- David Ruddock, Co-host
- Eric Ravenscraft, Co-host
- Sprint's 4G LTE is headed to 100 cities "in the coming months." Because that leaves absolutely no room for disappointment.
- Google Wallet is discontinuing the prepaid Google card, and you have until October to use the balance. This could actually be the first time spending money proves challenging for me.
- Motorola DROID RAZR M has launched, motorcycle-jumping-face-exploding action not included.
- The Galaxy Note II is coming to AT&T and Verizon - prepare your hands.
- You can opt out of the Kindle Fire ads for $15, if the minute chance of Fifty Shades Of Grey appearing on your lockscreen frightnes you that much.
- The LG Escape: budget gets less depressing every week.
- The Galaxy S Relay 4G is official, officially has one of the worst names we've seen in months.
- And then there's the Galaxy Victory 4G LTE, which makes up for what it lacks in substance with upbeat buzzwords and fancy acronyms.
- The Galaxy S III will get Jelly Bean as soon as October! ... In the UK. Gotcha.
- Device updates: Nexus S 4G, Captivate Glide, Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 and Note 10.1, AMP1000
- gReader is the best RSS reader on Android and don't you tell Cameron otherwise.
- Chameleon got updated. I bet you didn't see that one coming.
In Other News
The iPhone 5 has some new features, which, conveniently, you may already be familiar with.
In a exciting development in the field of money-extracting technology, Amazon will soon let you buy physical goods with in-app purchases on the Kindle Fire.
CyanogenMod has announced the M-Series and that might be exciting to you.