Welcome back to another week of the Android Police Podcast. To catch us live on Hangouts On Air every Thursday at 5:30PM PST (subject to change as per the calendar widget below), just head over to androidpolice.com/podcast. For the unedited video show, click here. As always, we'll take your questions at 530-HELLO-AP and also at our email address: podcast at androidpolice dot com.

This week's show features an overview of new Android Wear 5.1 features, Android 5.1 OTA news, I/O rumors including Android "M," a review of the Watch Urbane, and some general lamenting about Lollipop.

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The Cast:

  • Matthew Smith: Host
  • Bob Severns: A/V, editing, and soundboard
  • David Ruddock: Co-host
  • Cameron Summerson: Co-host
  • Liam Spradlin: Co-host

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