Streamed live on Dec 4, 2012
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00:01:25 - Microsoft says Windows Phone 7.8 update coming in 'early 2013'
00:06:50 - Gmail 2.0 for iOS released with redesigned interface, multiple account support, and more
00:21:50 - Facebook Messenger for Android drops account requirement, taking on SMS and WhatsApp
00:28:40 - Hppy bday: the text message is 20 years old today
00:32:00 - Police call on Congress to require that carriers maintain SMS logs for two years
00:44:00 - Samsung Galaxy Camera review
00:56:35 - Samsung Galaxy Note II review (Verizon)
01:08:00 - UK newspaper The Times offering subsidized Nexus 7 tablet with its digital subscription
01:15:10 - How to buy a smartphone: a guide
01:15:35 - How to: travel the world with your smartphone