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talkingTech E07 – Whats up WhatApp?

Show date: August 28 2016

Hosts: Vinayak Nair, Vikram Mohan


Broken News:

Google releases Android 7.0 Nougat – But where are the Nexus phones?

WhatApp wants to share your phone number with Facebook. And you really don’t have a choice.

Reliance continues to ‘unofficially’ roll out Jio network

Shootout:

Your choices for making your ‘dumb TV’ smart include:

  • Android TV / ChromeCast
  • Apple TV
  • Roku
  • Amazon Fire TV
  • XBOX or PlayStation

Vikram recommends NVidia Shield Android TV. But get it from the US if you can. Too expensive in India.

Vinayak (once again) makes an excellent case for buying a Chromecast

Tips and Picks

Vinayak’s App pick

  • Simple Finance tracker, helps organize your finances
  • Built by Indian company for Indian users esp.
  • Works automatically by tracking your SMSs – so no need to manually input
  • Gives reports on your expenses – balances, due dates etc
  • Helps splits expenses
  • Money manager that doesn’t require lots of your time

Vik’s Tip

Find your android phone by simply typing “Find my phone” in Google


Original talking Tech theme by Srikanth Devarajan of Studio1234

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