Posted June 3, 2010
SMRPodcast #22: What's Nice About It

Record Date Wed June 2nd 2010

Listen to Show


Rod Simmons (SimpleMobileReview)
Chris Ashley (SimpleMobileReview)
Brent Harman (SimpleMobileReview)
Robb Dunewood (RIMarkable)


HP CEO Says they did not buy Palm to be in the SmartPhone Business

  • Chris asks Robb if this is the end of the Palm Phone
  • Robb says no
  • Brent says that HP has a lot of mobile devices that will benefit

AT&T No more unlimited data plans

  • Rod says that the should just charge like a utility company
  • Chris was surprised to see that he hasn't hit 2Gb in the last year
  • Robb says it is actually a fair deal
  • Brent says this is the same model over seas

Skype to Skype calls going to cost on iPhone

  • Brent says that it can't be free forever
  • Chris is pretty much done with Skype
  • Rod is wondering why they are charging

Verizon BlackBerry Bold 9650 Officially Announced

  • Rod asks a pretty basic question
  • Robb says that he is not overly excited

Dell Streak available for $500 without contract

  • Brent says that is has an interesting size
  • Robb would love to use a device that size
  • Brent let's us know it's a phone too

Facebook Privacy

  • Rod tells us about an interesting website that uses the Facebook API's to search for terms
  • Chris talks about how divorce lawyers are now using Facebook for evidence
  • Brent thinks the new settings are not where they need to be

Mentioned Links

Picks of the Week

Apple Airport Express / Sirius XM App for Android siriusxmapp( Portable Router ) Rod Simmons (SimpleMobileReview)

Gwabbit / Forward, Reply Edit ( Contact Management / Edit Forward or Relied to messages ) – Robb Dunewood (RIMarkable)

Zoom H2 Handy ( Portable Stereo Recorder ) Chris Ashley (SimpleMobileReview)

ZaggSparq ( Portable Charger ) Brent Harman (SimpleMobileReview)

Special Thanks to Laura Tsaggaris for the Music

Download Warning Signs on Amazon

Find out more information about Laura on her Website


Laura Tsaggaris is a Pittsburgh, PA native, who now calls Washington, DC home. Laura is currently touring and working in support of her second full-length independent recording, Keep Talking. Tsaggaris has delivers a focused collection of songs peppered with hard-won insight. Her unique writing style, electric stage performance, and glowing national press for this new record serve as proof that Laura Tsaggaris has arrived and is here to stay.

Contact Info