Material is a weekly discussion about the Google and Android universe. Your intrepid hosts try to answer the question, “What holds up the digital world?” The answer, so far, is that it’s Google all the way down.



#7: Alphabet Soup

August 13th, 2015 · 56 minutes

A is for Android. G is for Google. W is for WTF. This week our hosts try to dissect the news that Google is rebranding parts of itself under the 'Alphabet' umbrella. What does it all mean? Will there still be free burritos? All this and more!

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Links and Show Notes


Best Nexus Phone of All Time
- Nexus 5
- Nexus S

What do we think about Android TV
- Android TV
- Roku
- Chromecast

What about Chromebooks?
- Chromebooks
- HP Stream 11 - Affordable Windows-based PC

Favorite Android Twitter App
- Falcon Pro 3, twitter client for Android
- Plume, twitter client for Android

- Falcon developer joins the Twitter team and confirms Falcon will be staying with him
- Fenix, twitter client for Android
- Tweetings, twitter client for Android

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