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Podcast Episode 93: Annual Prediction Extravaganza

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Podcast Episode 93: Annual Prediction Extravaganza

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  Check out the awesome guys over at Square Space and get started making an awesome website! Our annual predictions podcast is upon us!  What amazing things does 2013 hold in store for us?  What horrors can we expect?  Who knows what darkness hides in the heart of men?  Be sure to chime in with your own predictions and we'll add them to the list by sending them to feedback@stolendroids.com Copyright laws Zuke: A lot of talk will be made about copyright reform, but nothing will change Google Zuke: Google will finally get more than a slap on the wrist from the FTC Schmidty: We’ll start to see the resurgence of Chromebooks as Chrome Ultrabooks, and/or ChromeOS / Android hybrid notebooks. Stark: Google will come out with another internet tool that will fail. Zohner: The $99 Android tablet, Jelly Bean will take 20% market share, Apple Zuke: iOS’s market share will falter below Android Zohner: Apple will release more of the same and face backlash Stark: Apple will start to find a new path Schmidty: Apple “Smart TV” to be released 2013 and release 3 iPads Microsoft Stark: Microsoft will be disappointed in sales of Windows 8 to the enterprise market Zuke: Surface won’t see the end of 2013, will fade when compared to 3rd party tablets (still Windows 8) Schmidty: Microsoft will announce the Kinect 2 RIM Zohner: Market share will increase with OS 10 Zuke: Nothing they do is going to work Stark: They will launch a new project and it will fail Schmidty: They will actually go up Smart TV’s Schmidty: Stark will start playing Minecraft Schmidty: Manufacturers will begin to print 3D plastic parts for their products (grommets, casings, etc.), allowing them to provide on-demand replacement parts for consumers and dealerships. Zohner: More digital comics - thanks, in part, to more 7” tablets Zohner: Death of the Nook Zohner & Schmidty: Death of the subsidized phone Zohner & Zuke: Ubuntu for phones will go nowhere thanks to awesome planning Zuke: 4K TVs will still not take off in the consumer market Zuke’s Favorite: The Most Accurate Infograph Ever Schmidty’s Favorite: Robot Guitar Hero Master Stark’s Favorite: Good use of the QR code Zohner’s Favorite: Best task app ever
NMX and Nab Show, Las Vegas, April 2015