Android Wear and wearables, Surface 2 LTE, new Android phones are coming (MobileTechRoundup show #317)

Summary:Google revealed the Android Wear platform with LG and Motorola showing off a few watch details. There are several new Android phones coming, but it is going to be tough to knock out the Moto X.

It has been a bit slow for a couple of weeks, but things are starting to heat up in the mobile space and as Kevin and I talked about on MobileTechRoundup show #317 the March Madness kicks off with Android Wear. Show topics include:

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  • Android Wear announcements: Kevin's Google Now watch is coming soon
  • UP24 now works with Android
  • Apple Healthbook suggests what an iWatch might have (or not)
  • Oppo Find 7 and 50 megapixel image capture technology
  • Does a less expensive iPhone 5c make any sense?
  • Taking your iOS device on a United flight is the way to travel for free movies
  • Coming week: Galaxy S5 preorders, HTC One announcement, and Office for the iPad
  • iTunes for Android – who wants that?
  • Apple stylus patent appears. May never make it to market for iPad but hmmm…….
  • Surface 2 with LTE for $679: Anyone buying?

Running time: 68 minutes

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Topics: Mobility, Android, HTC, iOS, Microsoft Surface, Samsung

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Matthew Miller started using a mobile devices in 1997 and has been writing news, reviews, and opinion pieces ever since. He is a co-host with GigaOM's Kevin Tofel on 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 over 200 d... Full Bio

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