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.



Latest Episodes

#18: Spoooooky Voice

October 28th, 2015 · 63 minutes

Yasmine has an OnHub! The Nexus goes on sale in Australia! Google getting into podcasts! A heart warming story! Some Google inspired halloween spookiness! All this and more on exclamation marks weekly! More exclamation marks than any other podcast!!!!!!!!

#17: We all copy each other. Constantly.

October 22nd, 2015 · 65 minutes

Yasmine and Russell swoon over Andy's Nexus 5X and 6P as he gives them the run down of his initial impressions of the new phones from Google. Could it be true? Are they both amazing? You'll have to tune in and find out...also Maps, Cardboard & HTC. Oh my!

#16: The Internship

October 15th, 2015 · 90 minutes

Welcome to our first ever movie length episode! Starring Yasmine Evjen as the funny smart one. Russell as the evil guy with a British Accent and Andy Ihnatko as the dad figure who helps you learn there's more to life than sitting behind a keyboard.

#15: Do The Right Thing

October 8th, 2015 · 57 minutes

Everyone except Russell has cool new stuff to play with. Yasmine and Andy have their new Chromecasts. Andy got to play with all the new toys from Microsoft and Yasmine has Russell's Moto X and Moto 360. Does Russell cry? Does Yasmine make the jump to Proj

#14: It Runs 'The Google'

October 1st, 2015 · 68 minutes

Join us this week to find out what the team thought of the Google announcement this week. Nexus 6P or 5X? New Chromecasts? What did the Pixel C? And Blackberry finally joins the Dark Side and releases an Android phone!

#13: Double The Nexus, Double The Fun

September 24th, 2015 · 73 minutes

This week we delve into the history of the Nexus line of phones, and the upcoming phones from Google that are just around the corner. Could this be the year Google finally promotes them proudly? Also Andy has his Moto 360 and is not afraid to flaunt it.

#12: Why pay, when you can swipe!

September 17th, 2015 · 67 minutes

This week Andy has his Moto X sounds very smug about it. Russell distracts him with questions while trying to figure out how to swipe it. Speaking of swipe...Android Pay is here and Yasmine braves the crazy world of retail to find out how it works.

#11: Picture This

September 11th, 2015 · 58 minutes

Have you ever wondered how Google Photos emerged from Google+? What the goals of the photos team are for the future? What the core philosophies are of the people driving the product? John Nack and Aravind Krishnaswamy answer all that and more.

#10: There...Are...Four...Colors

September 3rd, 2015 · 55 minutes

Today's journey includes the mystery of logo redesigns, the wonder of Android Wear on iOS and the most expensive wall clock you've ever owned. If you don't tap that download button right now you're missing out sheeple!

#9: Let’s Stay Together

August 27th, 2015 · 68 minutes

Android Wear is updated to bring us closer together. People shove the S Pen where it doesn't belong. Samsung screws up again. Google Now breakup rumors and a whole lot of Motorola love. What could it possible be? Why a new episode of Material of course!