The Phones Show Chat (audio podcast)

Steve Tim Salmon

Follow-up chat, views and reviews from myself and Tim Salmon, an intended weekly podcast - here's the archive of old episodes. 

And here's the main Phones Show Chat page

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Shows:

Download Phones Show Chat episode 241 ("David Rich, Rattle and Hum",01/06/2014) manually (Size: 34MB, 70 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 241 - Show Notes
...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest… David Mark Rich, GDTPodcast.com

Errata
Steve’s Amazon Affiliate Link at tinyurl.com/amazesteve!
Another Pub Meet! This time on 16th June at the Lands End pub (Map) 8pm


Device Week

iPhone 5S
Moto X
Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy S5
Sony Xperia Z2
Nokia Lumia 620
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia Z2
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom - Steve’s Size Comparison Pic
Blackberry Q10

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Jason Dridge! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on show 227 next week - Sony Xperia Z2

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here
Picture of the Week: Chichester Cottage by Pete Warner, taken on a Samsung Galaxy S4

Cottage

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Around the Corner
We take a brief look at the forthcoming LG G3

NFC Dog
Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Download Phones Show Chat episode 240 ("The One with the Friends reference(!)",25/05/2014) manually (Size: 34MB, 72 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 240 - Show Notes
...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Richard Yates

Errata
Steve’s Amazon Affiliate Link at tinyurl.com/amazesteve!
Reminder about PSC Pub Meet in Bournemouth in October 2014

Device Week

Lumia 1020
Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy S5
Sony Xperia Z2
Nokia Lumia 620
Moto G - Factory Reset Quirk fix
Samsung Galaxy S4
Sony Xperia Z2 v Nokia Lumia 1020 Camera Showdownphone
7Pass App Progress

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Richard Yates (It’s a fix!!) See disclaimer on air!!! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel next week

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here
Picture of the Month: Happy Dog by Marek Pawlowski on a Nokia Lumia 1520

Happy dog

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
Luke Van Eede has bought a Nokia N9 and is looking for tips and apps so there’s some useful advice, links and tips in this thread, Andi Cowell chats about general lack of revolution in the mobile world - various people come up with suggestions and Taz Hoque leads the charge on dreams of the HTC One (M8) Prime

Around the Corner
We take a look at the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom up against the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom

Listeners’ Contributions

Andrew Manning writes in on many subjects, including SmartWatches, Steve’s SmartPhone Calculator Grid, Corporate Security,
the ruggedised Amzer Double Layer Hybrid Case for Nokia Lumia 1020 and SIM Card Adapters
Danny Hui on philosophy, phones and phablets!

App of the Week
15 Dark and Hauntingly Beautiful Android Games by Rita El Khoury
Weather and Clock Widget for Android

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Download Phones Show Chat episode 239 (18/05/2014) manually

Phones Show Chat 239 - Show Notes
...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest James Reed (James on Twitter, James on Google Plus
)

Errata
Steve’s Amazon Affiliate Link at tinyurl.com/amazesteve!
Reminder about PSC Pub Meet in Bournemouth in October 2014

Device Week

Lumia 1020 - battery life improvements - Steve’s analysis
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy S5
Sony Xperia Z2
Nokia 808 -
Appeal for contributors to AAS
Nokia E90
HTC One X
Blackberry Q5
Blackberry Z10
Nokia Lumia 620
RAZRi
Thoughts on Moto G, Moto G LTE, Moto E, Moto X

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Chris Bartholomeusz! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 226 - SmartWatches and Proporta Cases

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here
Picture of the Week: Reflection by Enzro Greenidge (gasman74) shot on a Nokia Lumia 1020

Lake scene

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
Allen Cross reports on the news of Motorola releasing the Moto G 4G - with MicroSD Card slot (June, 149), Timothy Longman chats with others about Apple poaching Nokia’s imaging experts and Steve - you’re in there having a rant about Samsung Kies software!

Around the Corner
We take a brief look at the 50 Vodafone Smart 4 Mini

NFC Dog
Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Download Phones Show Chat episode 238 ("Sethu Pillai, In search of a modestly-sized powerhouse",12/05/2014) manually (Size: 32MB, 67 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 238 - Show Notes
...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Sethu Pillai

Errata
Steve’s Amazon Affiliate Link at tinyurl.com/amazesteve!
Reminder about PSC Pub Meet in Bournemouth in October 2014

Device Week

Lumia 1020
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy S5
Sony Xperia Z2
HTC One Max
iPhone 5
Nokia 808
Nokia E90
Photo of K Zoom next to Lumia 1020 and Nokia 808

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Tory Grima! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 225 - Samsung Galaxy S5 - Xposed Framework

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here
Picture of the Week: Dandelion Heads by Manypaws taken on an HTC One (M8)

Photo of the week

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
Taz Hoque fires up chatter about the recently announced Moto E and the pitiful storage on board in the name of budget price, Kurt Kaufman raises the question of the claims of RecForge Pro for Android - sounds great - 2.55, Taz on iPhone size and ads and Troy Dyall is as frustrated as me at not getting hands on the HTC Desire 816

App of the week
Battery Percent for KitKat for Android

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Download Phones Show Chat episode 237 ("James Whatley. The dude and smartphones",04/05/2014) manually (Size: 34MB, 71 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 237 - Show Notes
...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest James Whatley

Errata
Steve’s Amazon Affiliate Link at tinyurl.com/amazesteve!
Rob Vanderkam on various topics and feedback on Ted’s points about the LG G2 last week
Reminder about PSC Pub Meet in Bournemouth in October 2014


Device Week

Lumia 1020
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Nexus 5
Samsung Galaxy S5
Sony Xperia Z2
Sony Xperia Z Ultra
Martin Hall’s suggested app Apollo
Nokia 808
Nokia E90

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Chris Bates! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 225 next week - Samsung Galaxy S5

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here
Picture of the Week: The Bee by David Rich taken with an iPhone 5S

The bee

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
Martyn Dix recommends Gravity Screen On/Off to get past various devices not having double-tap to wake and other movement based actions, Jamie Holland raises the question of PAYM - moving money around between mobile phones (now supported by 9 UK banks), Andrew Manning raises another good question to get us all paranoid - Android and mobile security while he also compares many a Smartphone’s screen outdoors

App of the week
Network Signal Info for Android at 1.51

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210
(MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Download Phones Show Chat episode 236 ("Catching up with the G2, S5 and X...",27/04/2014) manually (Size: 32MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 236 - Show Notes
...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon - a Catch-up Special!


Errata
Steve’s Amazon Affiliate Link at tinyurl.com/amazesteve!
Any Bitcoins left over? Steve’s BTC donation address is
146unGp2zSXZiwLk3naobfWVND57TnQxEx

Paul Garner on HTC’s Power to Give Programme
Christopher Hunt on Sony SmartWatch 2
News of another PSC Pub Meet in Bournemouth in October 2014
Steve’s thoughts on Phones Show and PSC Scheduling for the future

Device Week

Lumia 1020
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Moto X
- Cruzerlite Bugdroid Case
LG G2 - Cruzerlite Bugdroid Case
Nexus 5 - Cruzerlite Bugdroid Case
Samsung Galaxy S5 - Steve’s Text Review


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Neil Gilroy! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 225 next week - Samsung Galaxy S5

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here

Prize Winning Picture of the Month: River Loire at Amboise
by McPezza

Photo of the month

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management


Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner

Lots of short exchanges about what’s been going on including various software releases, problems posted and members suggested solutions, Taz Hoque on the stupidity that is the OnePlus One launch system: ‘Smash’ and even a 17-phone image shoot-out by Gavin to chew over!

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Download Phones Show Chat episode 235 ("Richard Yates, The M8 Camera Showdown",13/04/2014) manually (Size: 31MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 235 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Richard Yates


Errata
Steve’s Amazon Affiliate Link at tinyurl.com/amazesteve!

Nightlies Build for Galaxy Nexus trick
Rob V on Phablets, phones and one-handed use
Al Richey on Custom ROMs, Nova Launcher and Huawei Ascend G300
Ian Maxfield’s Link to enable the Galaxy Gear to work with Nexus 5


Device Week

Nexus 5
Lumia 1020 - Steve’s M8/1020 camera comparison
HTC One (M8) - Steve’s Text Review - Richard’s Article on Ted’s Blog - HTC Aim for Social Media
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 - Zero Lemon
Nokia 808 - AppList
Galaxy Nexus(!) *STILL* getting nightly CM11 builds (Android kitkat)
Jolla Phone
Project Ara


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Martin Eyles! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 224 - HTC One (M8)

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here

Picture of the Week: Steve Litchfield’s
The Swan (!)

Swan

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management


Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
Kurt Kaufman kicks of a conversation about Podcatchers and how their search and directories work, Troy Dyall and me are wondering where the HTC Desire 816 is, Taz Hoque lets the group know that the new TouchWiz on the S5 supports the OK Google Hotword leading a discussion on that and while we’re waiting for Steve’s Galaxy S5 to arrive check out Gavin Fabiani-Laymond’s coverage via the Google+ Group.

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
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Download Phones Show Chat episode 234 ("Stephen Quin, Cortana delayed by Yorkshire accent",06/04/2014) manually (Size: 31MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 234 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Stephen Quin (Blog)


Errata
Steve’s Amazon Affiliate Link at tinyurl.com/amazesteve!

Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom leak

Device Week

Nexus 5
Lumia 1020 - Steve’s M8/1020 camera comparison
Pebble Watch
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Nokia Lumia 1320
Nokia Lumia 1520
HTC One (M8) - Steve’s Text Review
Sony SmartWatch 2
Samsung Galaxy Gear
Nokia 808 - AppList
Galaxy Nexus(!) *STILL* getting nightly CM11 builds (Android kitkat)

Thanks to Andrew Manning for loan of SmartWatches

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Andy Hagon! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 224 next week - HTC One (M8)

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here

Picture of the Week: John Balshaw’s Spider in Web
taken on a Nokia N95

Spider

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management


Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
Free Money to spend in the Google Play Store pointed out by Taz Hoque via Google Opinion Awards if you can be bothered for pennies, Jamie Holland reports that the UK Sony Xperia Z1 Compact now is updating to KitKat and of course we had to navigate our way through various childish comments left on April Fool’s Day. Sigh.

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
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Download Phones Show Chat episode 233 ("Steve Nutt, Blind Android",30/03/2014) manually (Size: 28MB, 59 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 233 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Steve Nutt


Errata
Please don’t forget about Steve’s Amazon Affiliate Link now at tinyurl.com/amazesteve!
Aidan Bell feeds back about our thoughts on the Pebble Watch and his take on the Sony SmartWatch 2 - Steve’s Musings on SmartWatch Screen Shapes and Areas


Device Week

Nexus 5
Lumia 1020
Pebble Watch
Moto G
Moto X
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
- Steve’s Battery Horror Story
Nexus S
Lumia 1320
HTC One (M8) - SmartPhone Camera Physics

Steve Nutt’s Links: That Android Show - Telorion - Solara - Aqua Mail - Our Place podcast

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Christos Dimopoulos! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 223 next week - Nokia Lumia 1320 and Moto X

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here

Prize Winning Picture of the Month: Lakescape by Massis Sirapian
taken on a Nokia 808

Lakeside

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management


Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
Chris Bates kicked off a supportive piece encouraging people to chip into the Beer Fund which evolved into an interesting discussion about this and other podcasts, the industry and direction podcasts are taking, whilst Tony Butler seeks advice from the Community on BlueTooth Speakers for cars and Taz Hoque spies OS crash stats and considers the stupidity of comparing Gingerbread with iOS 7!

App of the Week

Michael Dyer finds an app called SkipLock in the Play Store to get past the Android Lockscreen with ease when trying to use Google Now

NFC Dog
Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
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Download Phones Show Chat episode 232 ("Michael Panzer, A Nexus Saga",23/03/2014) manually (Size: 34MB, 74 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 232 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Michael Panzer

Errata

Please don’t forget about Steve’s Amazon Affiliate Link

We chat about Google’s announcement of Android Wear SDK

We also consider the impact of ChromeCast officially being available in Europe

Device Week

Nokia Lumia 920

Huawei Ascend G300 descendancy!

Nexus 5

Lumia 1020 - WP8 Volume issue solved?

Nokia 808 PureView

Pebble Watch

Nokia Lumia 620

Moto G - Cruzerlite case from Amazon

Moto X

Motorola RAZRi

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 - Omni ROM

Live Draw

We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Richard Lindsay! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show

We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 223 next week - the Moto X

Phones Show Flickr Group

Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here

Picture of the Week: Danilo Dion’s Dragonfly

Dragonfly

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone

Thanks to Richard Yates for management

Around the Corner

We take a look at the forthcoming HTC Desire 816

Forum Classifieds

Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner

Following recent chat on the show about the LG G2 vs. Nexus 5, Ismail Lawomtong opened up the discussion to a wider audience, while Gavin Fabiani-Laymond threw open a discussion about the Oppo Find 7. Stephen Metcalfe challenged Ted to try an LG G2 with rear buttons before dismissing it as unusable! Not quite as it seems? Steve’s article on the Oppo Find 7’s 50MP camera

App of the Week

Link Bubble for Android

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs! Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…

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Download Phones Show Chat episode 231 ("Andrew Manning and the G Flex",16/03/2014) manually (Size: 29MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 231 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Andrew Manning (Andrew’s Mobile Musings)


Device Week
LG G Flex
Smash Hit (game)
iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy S4
Nexus 5
Lumia 1020
Nokia 808 PureView
LG G2
Nokia Lumia 620
Moto G
- Cruzerlite case from Amazon
Moto X
Nokia Lumia 1320
Ted’s YouTube Video
Comparing Google voice commands - Moto G v Moto X v Nexus 5
Clear, Black and Super Bright article on CBD at Nokia Conversations


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Stephen Bush! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 222 - Minuum Keyboard

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here

Picture of the Week: Mars by Gavin Fabiani-Laymond taken on a Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Mars!
Steve’
s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
Phillip McCreight starts the topic of unified European charger standards being proposed, Ian Maxwell flags up that you can get a Samsung Galaxy Gear (original) for 125 if you’re quick and Kurt Kaufman on stereo recording of loud events

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
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Download Phones Show Chat episode 230 ("Ronnie Whelan, The Smartphone Swapshop",09/03/2014) manually (Size: 31MB, 61 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 230 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Ronnie Whelan


Errata

Some feedback from Rob V about smaller players in the marketplace and replacement batteries


Device Week

Nexus 5
Lumia 1020
Nokia 808 PureView
Blackberry Q10
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Jolla Phone
Oppo N1
LG G2
Nokia Asha 503
Nokia Lumia 620
Moto G - Software Update


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Sam Brown! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 222 next week

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here

Picture of the Week: Crocus by GeordieGadgee taken with a Sony Zperia Z1

Crocus

Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management

Around the Corner
We take a brief look at the differences between the Nokia X, X+ and XL


Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
David Rich raises the question of the pros and cons of the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact and knock-on discussion about the (disappointment of the) Z2, Brett Cook considers whether phone keyboards can ever surpass the Psion design, Pete Parker on replacement batteries and I have to mention Timothy Longman having a go at me about respecting other people’s phone choices!

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Phones Show Chat 229 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guests Henry Green (also of GeekSignals and greenie214) and popping in, Richard Yates


Errata

Steve’s Experiment Charging up a New Battery

Zero Lemon 9300mAh battery

Apple’s Retina Definition Correction
Alan Kennedy on Nokia Lumia Volume Issue, Known Problem Switching between Stereo and Mono Files
, written up at All About Windows Phone

Device Week

Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Nexus 5
Lumia 1020
Nokia 808 PureView - Steve’s ‘How to’ article on macro shots with PureView devices
Blackberry Q10
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Jolla Phone
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
Blackberry Z30
Oppo N1
Sony QX100


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Jason Johnston! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 221

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here

Picture of the Month (and prize winner): Birmingham & Victoria
by Chris Wright

Winner

See also Steve’s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management

Around the Corner
We take a look at the just-announced Sony Xperia Z2


Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
Android Keyboard Options considered by Andi Cowell, Moto G Software update fixing a few things noted by Chris Andrews and Anthony Ridley asks whether Telegram is the new Whatsapp

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Download Phones Show Chat episode 228 ("Stefan Constantinescu, Waiting on the iPhone 6",23/02/2014) manually (Size: 33MB, 68 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 228 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Stefan Constantinescu, tab.dump, Voicemail

Errata

A word about your financial support for the Phones Show and Chat. Please look out for your email reminder
Andrew Manning on the corporate benefits of security of the iPhone 5S via fingerprint scanner

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Nexus 5
Lumia 1020
Nokia 808 PureView
Moto G
Jolla Phone
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
Blackberry Z30
Replacement 3rd Party Batteries: aLLreli replacement for the Galaxy Note 2
Sony QX100

Steve’s AAWP 808 v 1020 v QX100 comparison

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Kurt Corbett! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments
left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 221 next week

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here
Picture of the Week: Groynes by Pete Warner:

Groynes
Steve’
s AAWP tutorial for uploading to the Phones Show Flickr group for Windows Phone
Thanks to Richard Yates for management

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast


Community Corner
In praise of Google Translate
Did Philip Dawson asks if everyone just missed out on the Nokia Lumia 820

App of the Week
PushBullet for Android

Misc
Ted’s Amazon speaker: price now a little higher, at 16, though.

NFC Dog
Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs! Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Download Phones Show Chat episode 227 ("James Burland, One Note to rule them all",16/02/2014) manually (Size: 33MB, 68 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 227 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest James Burland

Errata

Phones Show and PSC now accept Bitcoin and Dogecoin donations! Please help out to keep things going if you enjoy the shows by chipping in a little. Thanks

Device Week
Samsung Galaxy Note 3

James’ YouTube Channel
Nexus 5
Lumia 1020
Moto X
Moto G
Jolla Phone
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Steve Goodey! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We chat about some of your comments
left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 220
A Day Made of Glass
Zero Lemon 9300mAh battery

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow - Join the Group here
Picture of the Week: Andy Hagon’s Shot in the Snow

Snow
Thanks to Richard Yates for management
We also chat about how the Nokia 808 Pureview can shoot pics like this one by Olivier

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast


Community Corner
What was your first Android phone and what made you get onboard? asks Andi Cowell
Jamie Holland on Camera Phones generally

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs! Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Follow us…
Twitter, FaceBook and Google Plus

Download Phones Show Chat episode 226 ("Robbie Sandberg, Accessibility Special",09/02/2014) manually (Size: 30MB, 60 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 226 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Robbie Sandberg

Device Week
Nexus 5

Lumia 1020
iPhone 5
Robbie’s Link to INCOBS
Steve’s text review on the OPPO N1 over at Android Beat
Jolla Phone with Update 1.0.3.8
We chat about a range of topics including Ted’s Camera Solution, Wireless Charging addiction, Google Search Update for Android and even touch on tablets. Shhh!

Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…David King! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
Due out tomorrow (10/2/14)! We’ll chat about some of your comments
left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 220 next week

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow. Join the Group here. Picture of the Week: Massis Sirapian’s shot of the Louvre Pyramid.

Photo of the week

Thanks to Richard Yates for management.

Around the Corner

We take a look at the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact compared to it’s bigger brother!

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast


Community Corner
David Rich wonders if the High Street is yet dead for Tech Purchases
Michael Dyer wonders if there’s a smartphone out there without a camera
Chris Bates on the Perils of Phone Addiction

Download Phones Show Chat episode 225 ("Craig Carroll, Getting through 26 phones in a decade",02/02/2014) manually (Size: 33MB, 67 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 225 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Craig Carroll (@cragnet)

Errata
Feedback from Dimitrios, Flickr group winner
Shane O’Connor on getting rid of TouchWiz!
Raghu Kannan on ODIN and flashing stock Samsung ROMs
Andrew Manning’s new Blog!

Device Week
Nexus 5
Lumia 1020
iPhone 5S
Xiaomi mi2s
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
CyanogenMod Installer
Sony QX10
Sony QX100
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom
Jolla Phone with Update 1.0.3.8


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Robert Caunt! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 219 - the Nokia Lumia 1520

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow (don’t forget the double ‘s’).
Join the Group here. Picture of the Week:

Photo of the week

Djiboo’s photo taken on a Nokia N8. Thanks to Richard Yates for management.

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Community Corner
Jamie Holland with his brand new Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
Ian Maxfield’s Sony Z Ultra Data Setup

App of the Week

Craig’s suggestions if you need a replacement for LogMeIn... iTeleportmobile, Splashtop, or Teamviewer

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Download Phones Show Chat episode 224 ("Nirave Ghondia, One Note to Rule Them all",26/01/2014) manually (Size: 32MB, 68 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 224 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guests Nirave Ghondia (UK Mobile Review)

Errata
Steve’s sorted out the Prize Pool
Jason Snowden on Steve’s battery charging item in Phones Show
Arne Lind feeds back on many items
Alan Morton on Real Racing 3 and avoiding in-app charges!
Phil Hendy on the SkyDrive app on Android being more advanced than the app on WP8!
Andrew Manning’s new Blog!

Device Week
Nexus 5
Lumia 1020
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
CyanogenMod Installer
Sony QX10
Nokia Lumia 1520
iPhone 5C


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Adrian Brain! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 219 next week - the Nokia Lumia 1520

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow (don’t forget the double ‘s’).
Join the Group here. Picture of the Month Winner: Dimitrios Bitounis.

Boats

Thanks to Richard Yates for management.

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

App of the Week

Google Keep for Android, Chrome, Google

Download Phones Show Chat episode 223 ("Kev Wright and Ricky Cadden, Dwarfing the Galaxy Note",19/01/2014) manually (Size: 29MB, 64 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 223 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guests Kev Wright and Ricky Cadden

Errata

Steve’s sorted out our Prize Pool
Anyone fancy a ZTE Firefox phone to keep in exchange for 100 word review?
Richard at Igneous Software on CalDav/CardDav and Nokia Lumias
Aidan Bell on FaceBook Privacy and Smart Watches

Device Week
Nexus 5 - Procapture - Focal (Beta)
Lumia 1020
Motorola Moto G
Apple iPhone 5S
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Pebble Phone
CyanogenMod Installer
Sony QX10 - only 129 in AmazonUK
Sony Xperia Z Ultra
Qi Wireless Charging Retro Fitting - Amazon Link


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Sandra Harrison! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 219 next week - the Nokia Lumia 1520

Community Corner
Richard Kelsey leads on Moto G and Android 4.4.2
Philip Dawson challenges regarding the Sony Xperia devices
Susan Blandford chats about fake replacement batteries

Phones Show Flickr Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow (don’t forget the double ‘s’).
Join the Group here. Picture of the Week: Kodak Roam.

Chateau

Thanks to Richard Yates for management.

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Download Phones Show Chat episode 222 ("Note II? You're fired! No wait, you're hired!",12/01/2014) manually (Size: 29MB, 59 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 222 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Martin Hall (@dynomot)

Errata
Could you review Phones Show Chat on iTunes for us please?
Uploading Photos to FlickR’s PSC Group made easier
Too much emphasis on Phone speaker quality?
No need for a Yahoo! account to use FlickR
In praise of the LG G2


Device Week

Nokia Lumia 920
Nexus 5
Lumia 1020 - Lumia Black update
Moto G
Galaxy Nexus with CM11 nightly builds

Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Samsung Galaxy Note II
Pebble Phone


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Carlos Anzola! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 218 - Pebble Watch and Maximising the Life of your Battery

Community Corner
Chatter with Jamie Holland on the Moto G’s KitKat update ...and continued with Chris Andrews
Jamie leads again on the arrival of the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
Leon Buxton’s ranting about poorly designed phone cases

Phones Show FlickR Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow (don’t forget the double ‘s’).
Join the Group here. Picture of the Week: Marc Wielaert.
Winner
Thanks to Richard Yates for management.

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Download Phones Show Chat episode 221 ("Windows Phone Whingers",05/01/2014) manually (Size: 30MB, 65 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 221 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon and Special Guest Richard Yates (@richardcyates)

Errata
A decision on the future of the FaceBook Group!
Phones Show FlickR Group continues upwards!
Jamie Holland on App Permissions - Details - App Ops

Device Week

Nokia Lumia 920 - FlickR Uploading Apps: 2flicka - SNUpload
Jolla phone - Update firmware to 1.0.2.5
Nexus 5
Lumia 1020 - Qi wireless charging shell
Moto G
Galaxy Nexus with CM11 nightly builds

Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Pebble Phone
Nokia 808


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Bart van Laer! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 217 - Jolla Phone and Sailfish

Community Corner
Rob Ch leads a discussion on Sony Android Phones and why we overlook them
Ted Salmon sounds off about Google Now’s shortcomings - then eats his words
David Niche is looking for an RSS feed reader for Android

Phones Show FlickR Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow (don’t forget the double s!).
Join the Group here. Picture of the Week:

Pic of the week

Elephant Rock in New Zealand taken on a Lumia 1520 by sts1976 on New Year’s Eve. Thanks to Richard Yates for management. Over 50 members now and 500 pictures!

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall - well worth a listen!

Download Phones Show Chat episode 220 ("Community Corner",29/12/2013) manually (Size: 35MB, 50 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 220 - Show Notes

...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon

Errata
Do we need the FaceBook Group? It’s on Death Row. Last chance to appeal by emailing Steve!
Phones Show FlickR Group off to a great start!

Device Week

Nokia Lumia 920
Jolla phone - Update firmware to 1.0.2.5
Nexus 5
Lumia 1020 - Podcast Picker - Steve’s list of favourite WP8 games
Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 on Android 4.3
Galaxy Nexus with CM11 nightly builds


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Graham Wakeman! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on Show 216

Phones Show FlickR Group
Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow (don’t forget the double s!).
Join the Group here. Picture of the Week: Galleries Lafayette by Sean Paull.

Photo

Thanks to Richard Yates for management.

Community Corner
Looking at this week's top Google+ posts in the PSC community

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

Listeners’ Submissions

Matt McLinden frustrated with Android’s privacy situation

NFC Dog
Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!
Phones Show Chat 210 (MP3 link) had the interview with nfcdog.com’s Tim Belfall, well worth a listen!

Download Phones Show Chat episode 219 ("Schumi1331, Andy Hagon, The Flickr Opportunity!",22/12/2013) manually (Size: 45MB, 62 minutes duration).

Phones Show Chat 219 - Show Notes

Christmas Edition...with Steve Litchfield & Ted Salmon, with Special Guests Sebastian G (@schumi1331, Website) and Andy Hagon (@n9andy, Nokia Innovation)

Errata
Pre-Loved PDAs & Phones of yesteryear have now all gone! Thanks to all who responded.

Device Week

Nokia Lumia 920
Jolla phone
Nexus 5
Lumia 1020 - Nokia Black Update
Nokia 808 - Store freeze
What’s in Windows GDR3
Moto G
Galaxy Nexus with CM11 nightly builds


Live Draw
We make a draw for smartphone accessories each week. And this week’s winner is…Damian Stokoe! We’ll be in touch with you shortly! Do get involved before the next draw by joining the Virtual Pint of Beer a Month Club! It could be you! stevelitchfield.com/paypal.htm & tinyurl.com/pspromo

The Phones Show
We’ll chat about some of your comments left in Steve’s YouTube Channel on recent shows soon

New Phones Show FlickR Group
Launched this week! Found at http://www.flickr.com/groups/phonesshow (don’t forget the double s!). For now Entry to the group by invitation only - email psc@richardyates.co.uk. Picture of the Week by Julie Alderson

Picture of the week

Forum Classifieds
Don’t forget to look at the bargains over at pscforum.co.uk - And also to check out Kev and Nick’s podcast

NFC Dog

Thanks again to these guys, see nfcdog.com for all NFC tag needs!



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