Engadget Podcast: Diving into the Pixel 6a and Netflix’s latest mess

Is the Pixel 6a the best Android phone under $500? Tune in for Cherlynn’s review! This week, Devindra and Cherlynn also discuss why losing almost a million subscribers was actually a good thing fo Netflix. And they dive into Qualcomm’s latest hardware for smartwatches, as well as the latest updates from Twitter’s ongoing fight with Elon Musk.

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    The Pixel 6a is the best midrange Android phone on the market now – 1:53

    Netflix lost a million subscribers, and that’s a good thing? – 17:11

    Delaware judge allows faster trial for Twitter v. Elon Musk – 29:56

    Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked is happening on August 10 – 32:42

    Leaked files show that Uber was shady from early in its life – 37:41

    Qualcomm unveils wearable-focused Snapdragon W5 chips – 42:21

    Alienware’s m17 R5 gaming laptop is a beast that few people need – 46:25

    The new Instagram Map is like Google Maps, but with more selfies – 48:16

    OnePlus 10T launch set for August 3 – 52:19

    Working on – 53:06

    Pop culture picks – 58:01

Livestream

CreditsHosts: Devindra Hardawar and Sam RutherfordGuest: Lisa Song from ProPublicaProducer: Ben EllmanMusic: Dale North and Terrence O’BrienLivestream producers: Julio BarrientosGraphic artists: Luke Brooks and Brian Oh