Microsoft cuts, Kindle Unlimited, LG G3 (MobileTechRoundup show #324)

Microsoft cuts, Kindle Unlimited, LG G3 (MobileTechRoundup show #324)

Summary: Microsoft is making major changes to the company and Nokia strategy, while also actively updating the Surface Pro 3. Swappa is feeding my smartphone addiction.

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Kevin has been using the Nokia Lumia 930 for a couple weeks, but as you can hear on MobileTechRoundup show #324 it looks like his Windows Phone experiment is soon coming to an end. Show topics include:

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  • Kevin's smartphone spreadsheet indicates the iPhone meets all his needs
  • Microsoft is making major job cuts while also killing off their short-lived Android Nokia X experiment
  • Amazon rolled out a Kindle Unlimited subscription ebook service
  • Matt sold a couple phones and bought another. Swappa is his new addiction
  • GoTenna may be a good solution for hikers, hunters, and fishing buddies outside cellular range
  • Matt's Surface Pro 3 is here to stay, thanks to quick action by Microsoft to update the WiFi drivers

Running time: 62 minutes

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Topics: Mobility, Amazon, iPhone, Microsoft, Smartphones, Microsoft Surface

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  • Kindle Unlimited

    I am a student and use my Kindle for revision notes using Clippings.io. Was wondering if anyone had any other good site recommendations?
    Jdwer