Posted September 28, 2011
SMRPodcast #85: Allison Sheridan Visits the SMR Podcast

Hosts:Rod Simmons, Chris Ashley,Brent Harman, Robb Dunewood

  • Recorded: September 27th, 2011
  • Published: September 28th, 2011
  • Duration: 1hr 31min 30sec

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Opening Thoughts

  • Allison Sheridan from the NossilaCast joins the show
  • Allison gives us a rundown of what her show is all about

Listener Clips Segment

  • We have received messages from listeners and we play them on the show
  • Christopher says that Chris has a lost argument with RIM vs. Windows Phone 7
  • Kevin disagrees with Allison's early Windows 8 assessments
  • Kevin also Calls out Robb and questions his possible Microsoft bias

We talk about the Samsung Patent dispute with Apple

  • Allison says that she s fed up with patent disputes
  • Rod points out how blatant Samsung’s copying was
  • Robb agrees it was pretty bad

We have a discussion around Blackberry and RIM

  • Robb says that there are still users that like BlackBerry
  • Allison wants to know if they really do or are they trapped like she was
  • Chris agrees with Allison’s point

Windows Phone 7 Mango Update released

  • Chris mentions that Mango has released on most carriers
  • Rod said he got his update from Verizon
  • Robb is still waiting for a decent Windows Phone 7 device on Verizon
  • Brent wants to know if Chris had to force the update or not

Mentioned Links

Allison after waiting in line for the iPhone 4


Opening Song

Wifey by Next – Amazon