Android Central Podcast

The Android podcast for everyone. A weekly show about Android, Google, and the best of mobile technology. Hosted by Daniel Bader.



episode 437: Maybe Don't Skip the Basics

Daniel Bader, Andrew Martonik, and Jerry Hildenbrand talk in depth about Google's recent tease of Pixel 4. They also discuss rumors about the Play Pass subscription service, which will offer access to hundreds of premium apps and games. Finally, NVIDIA updates Shield to Android 9 Pie, and a group of industrious users have developed a hack to run Android on Nintendo Switch. Show Notes and Links:

  • Google testing Play Pass subscription service with access to hundreds of premium apps and games
  • Google confirms Pixel 4 face unlock and air gestures in teaser video
  • Google paid people to scan their faces for Pixel 4 'field research'
  • Pixel 4 Face Unlock vs. Apple Face ID: How they're different and how Google's might be better
  • I hope the Google Pixel 4's air gestures can succeed where the LG G8's failed
  • NVIDIA Shield gets Android 9 Pie, with the new Hulu app built in
  • All the best deals from Amazon, Best Buy, and more, fussily curated and constantly updated.


 05 August 2019  1h13m