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Latest Episode1/21/2022

Xbox Activision deal, Gamestream cloud gaming, and Garmin Fenix 7 reviewed - Pocket-lint podcast ep.138

Season 4, Ep. 138
Xbox shocked the world this week with the announcement it is buying the largest third-party games publisher around, Activision Blizzard. Contributing editor Max Freeman-Mills joins host Rik Henderson to discuss the deal and its possible ramifications on the games industry.Meanwhile, Rik also chats with the chief commercial officer of cloud gaming platform Gamestream, Lionel Adam, about how Xbox's buyout could help other services, the Metaverse, and the details on the French streaming company's new tech partnership with Ubisoft.And finally, contributing editor Cam Bunton is here to review the Garmin Fenix 7 Solar sports watch after testing it recently.00:44 - Max discusses the Xbox/Activision acquisition.12:28 - Interview with Lionel Adam of Gamestream24:40 - Cam gives us his verdict on the Garmin Fenix 7 SolarVisit us atpocket-lint.com, check out our latest videos atyoutube.com/pocketlintcomand sign up to our daily newsletter atpocket-lint.com/info/newsletter.*** Please also take the time to rate and review us onApple Podcastsor wherever you get your pods. It means a great deal to the show and will make it easier for other potential listeners to find us. Thanks! ***Hosted by Rik HendersonProduction and editing by Rik HendersonGuests: Cam Bunton, Max Freeman-Mills, and Lionel AdamMusic by Lee Rosevere -Let's Start at the BeginningandSouthside
1/21/2022

Xbox Activision deal, Gamestream cloud gaming, and Garmin Fenix 7 reviewed - Pocket-lint podcast ep.138

Season 4, Ep. 138
Xbox shocked the world this week with the announcement it is buying the largest third-party games publisher around, Activision Blizzard. Contributing editor Max Freeman-Mills joins host Rik Henderson to discuss the deal and its possible ramifications on the games industry.Meanwhile, Rik also chats with the chief commercial officer of cloud gaming platform Gamestream, Lionel Adam, about how Xbox's buyout could help other services, the Metaverse, and the details on the French streaming company's new tech partnership with Ubisoft.And finally, contributing editor Cam Bunton is here to review the Garmin Fenix 7 Solar sports watch after testing it recently.00:44 - Max discusses the Xbox/Activision acquisition.12:28 - Interview with Lionel Adam of Gamestream24:40 - Cam gives us his verdict on the Garmin Fenix 7 SolarVisit us atpocket-lint.com, check out our latest videos atyoutube.com/pocketlintcomand sign up to our daily newsletter atpocket-lint.com/info/newsletter.*** Please also take the time to rate and review us onApple Podcastsor wherever you get your pods. It means a great deal to the show and will make it easier for other potential listeners to find us. Thanks! ***Hosted by Rik HendersonProduction and editing by Rik HendersonGuests: Cam Bunton, Max Freeman-Mills, and Lionel AdamMusic by Lee Rosevere -Let's Start at the BeginningandSouthside
12/3/2021

Snapdragon summit, Battlefield 2042 reviewed, and we talk CES with the CTA - Pocket-lint podcast ep. 132

Season 3, Ep. 132
Qualcomm held its Snapdragon Tech Summit this week, at which it announced the new processor that will power a bevy of flagship phones next year. Pocket-lint’s reviews editor, Mike Lowe, joins Stuart live from the event in Hawaii to talk through all the big announcements.Meanwhile, Stuart catches up with the president and CEO of the Consumer Technology Association, Gary Shapiro, who reveals what we can expect from the organisation's annual Las Vegas tech show, CES, in January. He also talks about how the technology industry is learning to adapt to the current climate.And to finish it all off, Pocket-lint contributing editor, Max Freeman-Mills, reviews Battlefield 2042.00:50 – Mike details all the news from the Qualcomm Snapdragon Tech Summit07:43 - Interview with Gary Shapiro25:19 - Max gives us his verdict on Battlefield 2042Visit us atpocket-lint.com, check out our latest videos atyoutube.com/pocketlintcomand sign up to our daily newsletter atpocket-lint.com/info/newsletter.*** Please also take the time to rate and review us onApple Podcastsor wherever you get your pods. It means a great deal to the show and will make it easier for other potential listeners to find us. Thanks! ***Hosted by Stuart MilesProduction and editing by Stuart MilesGuests: Mike Lowe, Max Freeman-Mills, and Gary ShapiroMusic by Lee Rosevere -Let's Start at the BeginningandSouthside