Rocket

Countdown to excitement! Every week Christina Warren, Brianna Wu and Simone de Rochefort have accelerated geek conversation. Tech, comics, movies, games and books, no galaxy is off limits! Hosted by Brianna Wu, Christina Warren, and Simone De Rochefort.

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      Rocket 140: The Revolutionary iPhone


      Brianna, Christina and Simone pore over every detail from Apple's Sept. 12 keynote. RIP ROSE GOLD.

      This episode of Rocket is sponsored by:Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code ROCKET at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase.Links and Show NotesDid Apple Just Kill Rose Gold?iPhone X event: the five most important things from the Apple keynote - The VergeNew Apple Watch Series 3 announced with LTE - The VergeApple’s watchOS 4 due out September 19th with better h...


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      Rocket 139: Almost as Good as Simone


      Brianna and Christina are joined again by Jessica Dennis (@jessicadennis) to discuss the latest tech news is the week, including the Galaxy Note 8 Reviews, Google’s monopoly status, and the tech industry's response to the Trump’s DACA decision.

      This episode of Rocket is sponsored by:Blue Apron: A better way to cook. Get three meals free with your first purchase, and free shipping.Guest Starring:

      Jessica Dennis

      Links and Show NotesSamsung Galaxy Note 8 ...


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      Rocket 138: Horf Some Sausage


      Simone, Brianna, and Christina talk about the upcoming Apple Event, Microsoft and Google's push into VR and AR tech, and Taylor's Swift's ascension from the dead.

      Links and Show NotesApple to Hold Product Launch Event on Sept. 12 - WSJMicrosoft’s Mixed Reality controllers work like Oculus Touch — without the cameras - The VergeARCore: Augmented reality at Android scaleARCore Is Google's Answer To Apple's ARKit, Now AvailableMicrosoft was leading the world in AR; now it’s at ...


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      Rocket 137: All the Sad, Young Phones


      Christina, Brianna, and Simone discuss all the new exciting Android-related news: the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Essential Phone, and Android Oreo. Then they talk about Ellen Pao's book excerpt in NY Mag, and the new and terrible Lamborghini phone.

      This episode of Rocket is sponsored by:Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code ROCKET at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase.Eero: Never think about WiFi again. Use code ROCKET for free overnight shipping.Links and Show...


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      Rocket 136: This Is What Eggs Sound Like


      Simone, Brianna, and Christina talk about the upcoming Tesla Model 3, Apple's plans for television content, and MoviePass and their potentially doomed $10 subscription.

      This episode of Rocket is sponsored by:TextExpander, from Smile: Communicate smarter with TextExpanderLinks and Show NotesTesla Model 3 delivery estimate - Business InsiderModel 3 | TeslaTesla Model 3 price - Business InsiderNo Matter What Happens To Tesla, The Model S Is An Amazing MachineApple Readies $1 Billion...


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      1h9m
       2017-08-18

      Rocket 135: Appropriating Demons and Daddy


      The iPhone 8 isn't here yet, but we sure seem to know a lot about it, including the possibility THERE MAY NOT BE A ROSE GOLD OPTION. Also, Disney is breaking up with Netflix.

      This episode of Rocket is sponsored by:Blue Apron: A better way to cook. Get three meals free with your first purchase, and free shipping.Guest Starring:

      Mikah Sargent

      Links and Show NotesThe iPhone 8 Model! - YouTubeiPhone 8 may skip rose gold, launch in just three colors |...


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      1h14m
       2017-08-11

      Rocket 134: That's What SHE Said


      Christina, Brianna, and Simone talk about Apple's decision to pull some VPN apps from the Chinese App Store, the women who sell nudes on Patreon, and HBO h4ckz0rz.

      This episode of Rocket is sponsored by:Casper: Because everyone deserves a great night sleep. Get $50 off with the code ‘ROCKET’Squarespace: Make your next move. Enter offer code ROCKET at checkout to get 10% off your first purchase.Links and Show NotesApple’s Silence in China Sets a Dangerous Precedent - The New York Tim...


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      1h13m
       2017-08-03

      Rocket 133: Walmart Disappoints America


      Simone, Brianna, and Christina talk about the looming death of Flash, the delayed death of MS Paint, and the disastrous Pokemon Go Fest in Chicago.

      Links and Show NotesWalmart canceling all early SNES Classic pre-orders due to ‘technical glitch’ - PolygonFlash & The Future of Interactive Content | AdobeThe Life, Death and Rebirth of Adobe FlashGet ready to finally say goodbye to Flash — in 2020 | TechCrunchThoughts on Flash - AppleApple Didn't Kill Flash, HTML5 DidJust How Dead Is Micro...


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      59m
       2017-07-28

      Rocket 132: I Invented Daddy Culture


      Christina explains why she bought a very expensive iMac, then the hosts talk about some good old-fashion bitcoin theft. Finally, pooping all over the Ataribox.

      Links and Show NotesMarvel’s Oculus VR game perfectly captures the feeling of embodying a superhero - The VergeFusion Drive or more RAM: Which one to get on a new Mac? | MacworldOculus Rift and Touch Controller bundle given yet another price drop - PolygonRobo Recall review | Rock, Paper, ShotgunCoinDash website hacked, $7 m...


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      59m
       2017-07-20

      Rocket 131: A Beautiful Moth


      Russian hacking, home security and GLOW!

      This episode of Rocket is sponsored by:TextExpander, from Smile: Communicate smarter with TextExpanderBlue Apron: A better way to cook. Get three meals free with your first purchase, and free shipping.Links and Show NotesU.S. officials say Russian government hackers have penetrated energy and nuclear company business networks - The Washington PostHackers Are Targeting Nuclear Facilities, Homeland Security Dept. and F.B.I. Say - The New York...


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      58m
       2017-07-11