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Google Nexus 5 and KitKat, iPad Air, Pebble, and LG G Pad 8.3 (MobileTechRoundup show #309)

As we approach the end of the year, there continue to be new mobile device announcements. Kevin and I have been using a few new devices and enjoyed chatting about them on the show.
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Written by Matthew Miller, Contributor on

Google revealed the Nexus 5 since our last podcast and so we started off MobileTechRoundup show 309 talking about the device and Android 4.4 KitKat. Show topics include:

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  • Nexus 5 and KitKat 4.4 impressions.
  • First look at Amazon’s Kindle Fire 8.9 HDX
  • iPad Air (Kevin sold his Nexus 7 for this. WHAT?!?)
  • Matt made another couple purchases, how long with they stay around?
  • Thoughts on iPad keyboards: Targus and Zagg units in hand.
  • Pebble announces iOS 7 support and SDK 2.0
  • LG G Pad 8.3 hands-on

Running time: 84 minutes

Listen here (MP3, 67.2MB)

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