Episode #73 of the SMRpodcast:  The Switch to Windows Phone, has been recorded and is now available online.  We talk a lot about all the drama going on at RIM with the anonymous letter and RIM’s anonymous response.  Rod gets a new Windows Phone 7 device that he absolutely loves, but, I still don’t think Microsoft is doing enough to give WP7 a real chance against Android and the iPhone, and, we’ve got our picks.


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

  • Recorded: July 5th, 2011
  • Published: July  6th, 2011
  • Duration: 59 min 0 sec

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Opening Thoughts

  • Robb talks about the 4th of July weekend water adventure
  • Rod talks about baseball over the weekend

We talk about Windows Phone 7 Mango

  • Robb wants to know how Microsoft gets users to care about WP7
  • Rod switches from Android to WP7 and could not be happier

We cover the constant fall of RIM

  • Rod and Robb talk about and open letter to RIM and their respons
  • Comcast numbers show RIM is behind Apple

RIM is killing the ten inch tablet

  • Robb tells a colleague to buy anything but a BlackBerry
  • A week later Robb wants an invite to Google+
  • Rod and Robb predict Facebook will announce Skype on Facebook

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