Surface Pro, Jambox, Drone, and Chevy Volt (MobileTechRoundup show #285)

Summary:Kevin and I are back with another podcast talking about the latest in mobile technology. This week's show includes a discussion of our most expensive mobile device, the Chevy Volt.

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Kevin and I should think about a mobile podcast shopping channel as we often convince each other to buy new devices. As you will hear in the second half of MobileTechRoundup show #285 Kevin now has me making a spreadsheet to compare gas vs electric costs as I consider my most expensive MoTR purchase ever. Topics discussed include:

  • The new low cost Lumia Windows Phone
  • Surface Pro and its poor battery life
  • Kevin bought a drone and uses his mobile devices to control it
  • Getting over 100 mpg with a Chevy Volt
  • Is the Jambox a good speaker to consider?

Topics: Mobility, Microsoft


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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