Thu, Oct 7, 2010 -- 9:00 AM
The Future of Mobile PhonesDownload audio (MP3)
Amid unconfirmed reports of Verizon-ready iPhones, and surging sales and new models of Android-based phones, consumers in the market for a new mobile phone face a dizzying array of choices. We get experts' analysis of the new phones, and take listeners' questions.
Host: Michael Krasny
- Cliff Edwards, technology correspondent covering consumer tech for Bloomberg BusinessWeek
- Joe Brown, features editor for Gizmodo
- Kent German, senior editor for CNET reviews
The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple plans to begin mass producing a Verizon-ready iPhone. But so far, Apple hasn't confirmed the reports. Meanwhile, Android-based phones have surpassed iPhones in sales in the U.S. -- and 10 new Android models have already been introduced at a major trade show this week in San Francisco.