Galaxy Nexus & ROMs, RIM woes, new Twitter (MobileTechRoundup show #256)

Summary:The Verizon Galaxy Nexus was finally released and smartphone enthusiasts are picking it up this weekend. We discussed many topics about the mobile space in MoTR #256.

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Verizon finally released the Galaxy Nexus and it just arrived for me to test out so in MobileTechRoundup show #256 Kevin and I chatted about some obvious differences and then went on to talk about how much we enjoy our GSM models with rooting and custom ROMs. Unfortunately, RIM shared some bad news this week and we asked what they can do to compete. Meanwhile, Amazon is having great success with the Kindles this holiday season. Kevin asked me if I installed the new Twitter clients and talked about his desire for a centralized notification service.

Please let me know if you have any topics you want us to cover on a future show.

Topics: Security, BlackBerry, Mobility, Social Enterprise


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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