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Two cents on Thursday is a weekly podcast co-hosted by me, Harsha Pallapotu and my good friend Vishal VTV. Every week, we sit down to discuss what's happening in the world of technology, pop culture and business. We are no experts but If you're interested in listening to our banter, tune in every thursday for some fun conversations. Join the conversation and reach out to us @2centsthursday on Twitter. Happy listening!

Latest Episodes

EP 20 (Last episode-temporarily)- PS5 vs Xbox vs PC gaming, Google Pixel 5 launch event rumors and Apple's online store for India

In our last episode for the time being, we picked up where we left off last week with the Playstation 5 pricing and what it means for the console wars now that Nvidia has launched their 30 series GPUs. We discuss the upcoming Pixel event and the rise of mid-tier smartphones in India along with the launch of Apple's online store. We'll be taking a break for a few weeks to work on better episodes for the next instalment so stay subscribed and let us know if you have any ideas for us! Show notes Everything you need to know about the PS5: https://www.theverge.com/21450334/playstation-5-ps5-sony-news-price-features-specs-hardware-games Google event rumours (mostly confirmed): https://www.cnet.com/news/google-pixel-5-images-details-leak-ahead-of-next-weeks-event/ Apple's Online store launch in India: https://edition.cnn.com/2020/09/23/tech/apple-online-store-india-intl-hnk/index.html Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever y...

24 min6 d ago
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EP 20 (Last episode-temporarily)- PS5 vs Xbox vs PC gaming, Google Pixel 5 launch event rumors and Apple's online store for India

EP 19- Apple's September launch event, our short recap of the Xbox console pricing announcement and speculations for the PS5 event

In this week's episode, we discuss the Apple event announcing the new Apple Watch and the new iPads. Since we didn't have an episode last week, we recap on the Microsoft Xbox console pricing and speculate on the upcoming PS5 pricing Show notes Apple event recap: https://youtu.be/LMk1PYowq8M Xbox consoles (everything you need to know): https://www.theverge.com/21432635/xbox-series-x-s-release-date-news-price-features-specs-hardware-games Should You Believe CPU Marketing?: https://youtu.be/ROS008Av4E4 The social Dilemma: https://www.netflix.com/watch/81254224?source=35 Business Casual podcast: https://www.businesscasual.fm/ Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there!

31 min1 w ago
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EP 19- Apple's September launch event, our short recap of the Xbox console pricing announcement and speculations for the PS5 event

EP 18- Neuralink: What it is, our thoughts and where it's headed

In this episode, we discuss the recent demo event for Neuralink. It is a fascinating milestone towards changing the way we think of the brain and spinal cord injuries. Check out these additional resources for more info. Hope you enjoy this episode! Show notes Neuralink explainer video: https://youtu.be/9uRK8Delzvk Everything you need to know about the demo: https://heavy.com/tech/2019/07/elon-musk-neuralink-presentation-recap/ Internal struggles and future of Neuralink: https://youtu.be/6eA_JIDzza0 Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there!

21 min3 w ago
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EP 18- Neuralink: What it is, our thoughts and where it's headed

EP 17- DC Fandome event, new trailers, plotlines and a super interesting/ mindblowing tech story!

In this week's episode, Vishal fills me in on the DC Fandome event and we discuss some of the movie trailers that made a debut. Then, I share an interesting story from the podcast show How I built this with Guy Raz. It is an absolute cracker of an episode so make sure you share it with friends and show our chosen one (@sajida.ayyup) some love as she covered the Fandome event for the Comicsbeat in the articles below! Show notes DC Fandome THE FLASH Season 7 teaser hints at returning villains and continuing plotlines Concept art and new suit revealed for THE FLASH film Panel discussions Snyder cut: https://youtu.be/AQrouPbpJB4 Batman: https://youtu.be/_pGPy0A2Jgo Wonder Woman: https://youtu.be/92IwJLfetPE How I built this episode: https://www.npr.org/2020/05/22/860884062/recaptcha-and-duolingo-luis-von-ahn Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making ...

23 minAUG 27
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EP 17- DC Fandome event, new trailers, plotlines and a super interesting/ mindblowing tech story!

EP 16- Surface Duo is now here, Sony's new ANC headphones and an 'Epic' move against Apple!

In this week's episode, we talk about the recently unveiled Surface Duo, the Sony 1000xM4 and a developing tussle between Epic games and Apple. Hope you enjoy this one! Show notes Microsoft Surface Duo: https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/12/21364633/microsoft-surface-duo-release-date-pricing-features-specs Sony 1000xM4: https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/6/21356733/sony-wh1000xm4-noise-canceling-headphones-announced-features-price Epic games vs Apple: https://youtu.be/r70ZdDQt4K8 Parody video by Epic: https://twitter.com/tomwarren/status/1294004071616086024 Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

28 minAUG 20
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EP 16- Surface Duo is now here, Sony's new ANC headphones and an 'Epic' move against Apple!

EP 15- Tech Storytime makes a return and an interesting EV startup based in Bangalore!

In this pre-recorded episode we talk about the story of a company whose services we all used at some point in our lives for information and they are in need of our help now. Also, do listen to the full episode of the podcast for more information on the company and its history from the founder himself. Finally, we discuss an interesting EV startup that is set to become the Tesla of India. Learn more by checking out the links below. Show notes: Full story told by the founder himself: https://www.npr.org/2020/01/24/799257340/wikipedia-jimmy-wales-2018 Pravaig Dynamics: https://pravaig.com/ Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

25 minAUG 13
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EP 15- Tech Storytime makes a return and an interesting EV startup based in Bangalore!

EP 14-A surprise Google Pixel 4A launch and the much anticipated Samsung event with many new devices and iterations

In this week's episode, we talk all about the recently unveiled Google Pixel 4A which came to us on such short notice, to be honest. And we discuss the Samsung launch which gave us many devices to talk about. Hope you enjoy the conversation Show notes Google Pixel 4A launch: https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/3/21352032/google-pixel-5-4a-5g-price-release-date-specs Samsung Galaxy launch brief: https://indianexpress.com/article/technology/mobile-tabs/samsung-galaxy-unpacked-august-2020-launch-live-updates-6539377/ Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

35 minAUG 6
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EP 14-A surprise Google Pixel 4A launch and the much anticipated Samsung event with many new devices and iterations

EP 13- Upcoming Samsung launch event speculations, the real reason behind the viral trend on Instagram and our thoughts on the Big tech congressional hearing

EIn this episode, we talk about the upcoming Samsung launch next week, a viral trend on social media that is supporting a good cause but is overshadowed by glamour. We also talk about the congressional hearing held for the big tech giants and why it is important to keep them in check. Show notes: Rumored Samsung device line up: https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/27/21339989/samsung-galaxy-unpacked-trailer-five-devices-note-20-fold-2-watch-buds The real story behind the 'Challenge accepted' trend: https://www.marieclaire.com/culture/a33443976/challenge-accepted-instagram/ Infamous Pizzagate conspiracy theory: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pizzagate_conspiracy_theory Everything you need to know from the congressional hearing: https://www.digitaltrends.com/news/big-tech-congress-antitrust-hearing-live-news-google-apple-amazon-facebook/ Microsoft's anticompetitive issue: https://youtu.be/DN1ytVJcFds Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a rev...

36 minJUL 30
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EP 13- Upcoming Samsung launch event speculations, the real reason behind the viral trend on Instagram and our thoughts on the Big tech congressional hearing

EP 12- OnePlus Nord is finally unveiled- exciting specs, pricing and there's wireless buds too!

In this week's episode, we talk all about the OnePlus Nord smartphone. We talk about the launch itself, which was a first for the tech industry. We talk about how similar it looks to an Oppo smartphone, the real story behind a 48MP camera, and also the OnePlus wireless earbuds. Show notes Dave2D's Nord impressions: https://youtu.be/AKFRDiI3oEE Beebom's impressions: https://youtu.be/FNs37edinpU More information on the '48MP' cameras: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/gadgets-news/the-truth-about-the-latest-smartphone-trend-the-48mp-camera/articleshow/68263251.cms Pocofone X2 (OnePlus Nord alternative): https://youtu.be/NZ6dZJmLb3k Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to...

24 minJUL 23
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EP 12- OnePlus Nord is finally unveiled- exciting specs, pricing and there's wireless buds too!

EP 11- OnePlus Nord leaked, product development process, fall of the leak culture and including customers in the product development process

In this episode, we discuss the interesting insights brought forward in an interview by MKBHD on his channel with Carl Pei, co-founder of OnePlus. We also talk about how the leak culture is slowly becoming obsolete and how companies are involving their customers in the product development process. Show notes MKBHD interview with Carl Pei: https://youtu.be/W-VInHvlrZo Eve devices (Crowd developed computers): https://evedevices.com/ Jio Glass, Google's $4.5 billion in Jio and plans to develop an affordable smartphone for India: https://www.cnbctv18.com/business/ril-agm-2020-key-highlights-google-investment-in-jio-platforms-jiomart-jio-5g-jiotv-jio-glass-jiomeet-catch-all-the-developments-here-6333141.htm Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? Join the conversation and tell us what you think of our episodes. The...

30 minJUL 16
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EP 11- OnePlus Nord leaked, product development process, fall of the leak culture and including customers in the product development process

Latest Episodes

EP 20 (Last episode-temporarily)- PS5 vs Xbox vs PC gaming, Google Pixel 5 launch event rumors and Apple's online store for India

In our last episode for the time being, we picked up where we left off last week with the Playstation 5 pricing and what it means for the console wars now that Nvidia has launched their 30 series GPUs. We discuss the upcoming Pixel event and the rise of mid-tier smartphones in India along with the launch of Apple's online store. We'll be taking a break for a few weeks to work on better episodes for the next instalment so stay subscribed and let us know if you have any ideas for us! Show notes Everything you need to know about the PS5: https://www.theverge.com/21450334/playstation-5-ps5-sony-news-price-features-specs-hardware-games Google event rumours (mostly confirmed): https://www.cnet.com/news/google-pixel-5-images-details-leak-ahead-of-next-weeks-event/ Apple's Online store launch in India: https://edition.cnn.com/2020/09/23/tech/apple-online-store-india-intl-hnk/index.html Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever y...

24 min6 d ago
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EP 20 (Last episode-temporarily)- PS5 vs Xbox vs PC gaming, Google Pixel 5 launch event rumors and Apple's online store for India

EP 19- Apple's September launch event, our short recap of the Xbox console pricing announcement and speculations for the PS5 event

In this week's episode, we discuss the Apple event announcing the new Apple Watch and the new iPads. Since we didn't have an episode last week, we recap on the Microsoft Xbox console pricing and speculate on the upcoming PS5 pricing Show notes Apple event recap: https://youtu.be/LMk1PYowq8M Xbox consoles (everything you need to know): https://www.theverge.com/21432635/xbox-series-x-s-release-date-news-price-features-specs-hardware-games Should You Believe CPU Marketing?: https://youtu.be/ROS008Av4E4 The social Dilemma: https://www.netflix.com/watch/81254224?source=35 Business Casual podcast: https://www.businesscasual.fm/ Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there!

31 min1 w ago
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EP 19- Apple's September launch event, our short recap of the Xbox console pricing announcement and speculations for the PS5 event

EP 18- Neuralink: What it is, our thoughts and where it's headed

In this episode, we discuss the recent demo event for Neuralink. It is a fascinating milestone towards changing the way we think of the brain and spinal cord injuries. Check out these additional resources for more info. Hope you enjoy this episode! Show notes Neuralink explainer video: https://youtu.be/9uRK8Delzvk Everything you need to know about the demo: https://heavy.com/tech/2019/07/elon-musk-neuralink-presentation-recap/ Internal struggles and future of Neuralink: https://youtu.be/6eA_JIDzza0 Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there!

21 min3 w ago
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EP 18- Neuralink: What it is, our thoughts and where it's headed

EP 17- DC Fandome event, new trailers, plotlines and a super interesting/ mindblowing tech story!

In this week's episode, Vishal fills me in on the DC Fandome event and we discuss some of the movie trailers that made a debut. Then, I share an interesting story from the podcast show How I built this with Guy Raz. It is an absolute cracker of an episode so make sure you share it with friends and show our chosen one (@sajida.ayyup) some love as she covered the Fandome event for the Comicsbeat in the articles below! Show notes DC Fandome THE FLASH Season 7 teaser hints at returning villains and continuing plotlines Concept art and new suit revealed for THE FLASH film Panel discussions Snyder cut: https://youtu.be/AQrouPbpJB4 Batman: https://youtu.be/_pGPy0A2Jgo Wonder Woman: https://youtu.be/92IwJLfetPE How I built this episode: https://www.npr.org/2020/05/22/860884062/recaptcha-and-duolingo-luis-von-ahn Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making ...

23 minAUG 27
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EP 17- DC Fandome event, new trailers, plotlines and a super interesting/ mindblowing tech story!

EP 16- Surface Duo is now here, Sony's new ANC headphones and an 'Epic' move against Apple!

In this week's episode, we talk about the recently unveiled Surface Duo, the Sony 1000xM4 and a developing tussle between Epic games and Apple. Hope you enjoy this one! Show notes Microsoft Surface Duo: https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/12/21364633/microsoft-surface-duo-release-date-pricing-features-specs Sony 1000xM4: https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/6/21356733/sony-wh1000xm4-noise-canceling-headphones-announced-features-price Epic games vs Apple: https://youtu.be/r70ZdDQt4K8 Parody video by Epic: https://twitter.com/tomwarren/status/1294004071616086024 Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

28 minAUG 20
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EP 16- Surface Duo is now here, Sony's new ANC headphones and an 'Epic' move against Apple!

EP 15- Tech Storytime makes a return and an interesting EV startup based in Bangalore!

In this pre-recorded episode we talk about the story of a company whose services we all used at some point in our lives for information and they are in need of our help now. Also, do listen to the full episode of the podcast for more information on the company and its history from the founder himself. Finally, we discuss an interesting EV startup that is set to become the Tesla of India. Learn more by checking out the links below. Show notes: Full story told by the founder himself: https://www.npr.org/2020/01/24/799257340/wikipedia-jimmy-wales-2018 Pravaig Dynamics: https://pravaig.com/ Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

25 minAUG 13
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EP 15- Tech Storytime makes a return and an interesting EV startup based in Bangalore!

EP 14-A surprise Google Pixel 4A launch and the much anticipated Samsung event with many new devices and iterations

In this week's episode, we talk all about the recently unveiled Google Pixel 4A which came to us on such short notice, to be honest. And we discuss the Samsung launch which gave us many devices to talk about. Hope you enjoy the conversation Show notes Google Pixel 4A launch: https://www.theverge.com/2020/8/3/21352032/google-pixel-5-4a-5g-price-release-date-specs Samsung Galaxy launch brief: https://indianexpress.com/article/technology/mobile-tabs/samsung-galaxy-unpacked-august-2020-launch-live-updates-6539377/ Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

35 minAUG 6
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EP 14-A surprise Google Pixel 4A launch and the much anticipated Samsung event with many new devices and iterations

EP 13- Upcoming Samsung launch event speculations, the real reason behind the viral trend on Instagram and our thoughts on the Big tech congressional hearing

EIn this episode, we talk about the upcoming Samsung launch next week, a viral trend on social media that is supporting a good cause but is overshadowed by glamour. We also talk about the congressional hearing held for the big tech giants and why it is important to keep them in check. Show notes: Rumored Samsung device line up: https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/27/21339989/samsung-galaxy-unpacked-trailer-five-devices-note-20-fold-2-watch-buds The real story behind the 'Challenge accepted' trend: https://www.marieclaire.com/culture/a33443976/challenge-accepted-instagram/ Infamous Pizzagate conspiracy theory: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pizzagate_conspiracy_theory Everything you need to know from the congressional hearing: https://www.digitaltrends.com/news/big-tech-congress-antitrust-hearing-live-news-google-apple-amazon-facebook/ Microsoft's anticompetitive issue: https://youtu.be/DN1ytVJcFds Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a rev...

36 minJUL 30
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EP 13- Upcoming Samsung launch event speculations, the real reason behind the viral trend on Instagram and our thoughts on the Big tech congressional hearing

EP 12- OnePlus Nord is finally unveiled- exciting specs, pricing and there's wireless buds too!

In this week's episode, we talk all about the OnePlus Nord smartphone. We talk about the launch itself, which was a first for the tech industry. We talk about how similar it looks to an Oppo smartphone, the real story behind a 48MP camera, and also the OnePlus wireless earbuds. Show notes Dave2D's Nord impressions: https://youtu.be/AKFRDiI3oEE Beebom's impressions: https://youtu.be/FNs37edinpU More information on the '48MP' cameras: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/gadgets-news/the-truth-about-the-latest-smartphone-trend-the-48mp-camera/articleshow/68263251.cms Pocofone X2 (OnePlus Nord alternative): https://youtu.be/NZ6dZJmLb3k Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? The best way to reach us is on Twitter @2centsthursday. Hope to see you there! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to...

24 minJUL 23
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EP 12- OnePlus Nord is finally unveiled- exciting specs, pricing and there's wireless buds too!

EP 11- OnePlus Nord leaked, product development process, fall of the leak culture and including customers in the product development process

In this episode, we discuss the interesting insights brought forward in an interview by MKBHD on his channel with Carl Pei, co-founder of OnePlus. We also talk about how the leak culture is slowly becoming obsolete and how companies are involving their customers in the product development process. Show notes MKBHD interview with Carl Pei: https://youtu.be/W-VInHvlrZo Eve devices (Crowd developed computers): https://evedevices.com/ Jio Glass, Google's $4.5 billion in Jio and plans to develop an affordable smartphone for India: https://www.cnbctv18.com/business/ril-agm-2020-key-highlights-google-investment-in-jio-platforms-jiomart-jio-5g-jiotv-jio-glass-jiomeet-catch-all-the-developments-here-6333141.htm Leave us a Review If you enjoy listening to our podcast, we'd love for you to leave us a review wherever you happen to listen to podcasts. It helps us gain exposure and keep making quality episodes. How to reach us? Join the conversation and tell us what you think of our episodes. The...

30 minJUL 16
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EP 11- OnePlus Nord leaked, product development process, fall of the leak culture and including customers in the product development process
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