Android Faithful

Android Faithful

Android Faithful is your weekly source for Android news, hardware, apps, and more. Join Jason Howell, Huyen Tue Dao, Mishaal Rahman and Ron Richards, along with a host of Android friends and experts, as they keep you up to date every week on everything important to the world of Android. From phones and foldables to tablets and TVs and more. We are the Android Faithful.

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Android 15 Beta Roundup
April 17, 2024
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Android 15 Beta Roundup

The gang is back together as Ron returns to join Huyen, Jason and Mishaal and just in time too since the Android 15 beta dropped and Mishaal's got the breakdown. That plus...a phone made of wood?!? NEWS Android 15 Beta has arrived! Samsung overcomes Apple in market share according to IDC Google Gem...

Premium Upper Mid-Range
April 10, 2024
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Premium Upper Mid-Range

Welcome Ben Schoon of 9to5Google to the show as we've got a lot going on with Android 15 developments and Google's rollout of the Find My Device network, finally! NEWS We got some amazing photos of the solar eclipse yesterday! Mishaal's got the latest rundown of what's coming to Android 15 Google i...

RIP Google Podcasts
April 03, 2024
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RIP Google Podcasts

JR Raphael of The Intelligence returns to the show to join Jason, MIshaal and Ron to discuss the latest in Google and Android updates plus some hands-on Gamer gear and some rumors of the Pixel 9 line. Sign up for The Intelligence today and get $25 off your membership with the code: iloveronrichards...

Apple Gets Beepered By the DOJ
March 27, 2024
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Apple Gets Beepered By the DOJ

Juan Bagnell of SomeGadgetGuy returns to the show for a spicy week of Android discussions as Jason, MIshaal and Ron preview Android 15 and get hands-on with some new hardware! Want your own Android Faithful T-Shirt ? You can get yours at Threadless - https://androidfaithful.threadless.com Would you...

Searching for Circle to Search
March 20, 2024
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Searching for Circle to Search

Ron, Mishaal, Huyen, and Jason are so excited to share some big news for the show (a long time coming!) Plus, its that time of the year when Google blesses us all with the date for an event that always gets us giddy! Get your Android Faithful Merch ! Would attend an Android Faithful meetup during G...

Consistently Inconsistent Assistant
March 13, 2024
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Consistently Inconsistent Assistant

Ron, Huyen, Jason, and Mishaal have a hard time sifting through the sheer volume of big Android news this week, but have no fear: There's an exclusive piece of news that Mishaal breaks on the show complete with a shiny new breaking news bumper and the gang celebrates a little too hard. NEWS @Mishaa...

Pixel Drop Or Pixel Dribble?
March 06, 2024
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Pixel Drop Or Pixel Dribble?

Ron, Jason, Huyen, and guest Will Sattelberg dive into Will's experience in Barcelona at Mobile World Congress, plus Jason has the Nothing Phone (2a) and rooted phones lose RCS. NEWS Google is blocking RCS on rooted Android devices Pixel feature drop: New productivity tools and advanced health feat...

Chonky Watches: Inside Wear OS 4 on the OnePlus Watch 2
February 28, 2024
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Chonky Watches: Inside Wear OS 4 on the OnePlus Watch 2

Bjorn Kilburn, VP of Wear OS at Google joins Jason Howell, Mishaal Rahman, Ron Richards, and Huyen Tue Dao to talk about the new Hybrid Architecture features of Wear OS 4 and the new OnePlus Watch 2. Plus, it's a super-sized episode with all the biggest gadget news from Mobile World Congress 2024! ...

Leica Liking Friends
February 21, 2024
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Leica Liking Friends

It's a big week as Android 15 has landed and Huyen, Mishaal and Ron are excited to talk about it with our special guest, Android Developer Zarah Dominguez joining us direct from Austrailia! Featured in this episode: NEWS The first Developer Preview of Android 15 is here Mishaal breaks down why it w...

Google Gemini Rollout Rollercoaster
February 14, 2024
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Google Gemini Rollout Rollercoaster

Ron, Jason, Huyen, and Mishaal are unimpressed by the rollout of Gemini as an Assistant replacement, MIshaal shows a reputable leak of the Pixel Fold 2, and Android 15 is likely days away from release! Featured in this episode: NEWS Bard AI chatbot replaces Google Assistant, available in new Gemini...