Amazon Kindle, Nokia Lumia, and Samsung Unwrapped (MobileTechRoundup show #276)

Summary:Amazon and Nokia kicked off the fall mobile tech scene with major announcements while Samsung ended August with some news at IFA in Berlin.

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August was a fairly slow month for mobile, but September kicked off with a bang and Kevin and I spent an hour talking about some of the latest news in MobileTechRoundup show #276. We both ordered some gear related to the following topics of discussion:

  • New Lumias: the 820 and 920 with Windows Phone 8
  • Lumia 900 gets Nokia Music in the US
  • Who pre-ordered a new Paperwhite Kindle?
  • Amazon goes big in the tablet market
  • Samsung Unwrapped event: new Galaxy Note 2 and ATIV S

Topics: Mobility, Amazon, Microsoft, Samsung, Smartphones, Tablets


Matthew Miller started using mobile devices in 1997 and has been writing news, reviews, and opinion pieces ever since. He is a co-host, with ZDNet's Kevin Tofel, of the MobileTechRoundup podcast and an author of three Wiley Companion series books. Matthew started using mobile devices with a US Robotics Pilot 1000 and has owned more than 2... Full Bio

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