CES wrap-up, wearables, Chromebook, Samsung tablets (MobileTechRoundup show #313)

Summary:Kevin was on site in Vegas last week so we spent most of the show covering what was shown at CES 2014. Wearables, Samsung tablets, T-Mobile Uncarrier 4, and more were discussed.

Kevin was at CES in Vegas last week and so we spent most of MobileTechRoundup show #313 talking about the tech revealed. Show topics include:

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  • CES thoughts both from afar and on the floor.

  • 2 new Chrome OS devices at CES (Toshiba Chromebook and LG Chromebase)

  • Matt ordered a Chromebook!

  • Fitbit Force at CES: 82k steps and 37 miles this year! More important: Caller ID coming next month.

  • Samsung's new NotePro looks interesting: 12.2-inches with up to 4 apps on the screen at one time.

  • Kevin's tweet that reflects the changing times: ”At 2006 CES I used nothing but Intel-powered devices to cover the show. This year? 90% ARM devices. iPad Air w/LTE & Zagg Folio mostly.”

  • Nokia Lumia 520 is fun Nokia Music player and more. Related: Nokia Lumia Black rollout in the works.

  • T-Mobile Uncarrier 4: ETF, expanded LTE, new devices.

  • Pebble Steel

Running time: 74 minutes

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Topics: Mobility, CES, Google, Health, Nokia, Samsung

About

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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