Samsung eyeing new acquisitions to help bolster services

samsung720

Samsung is looking to scoop up a company or two to help bolster its portfolio of services and features, reports the Wall Street Journal. After losing out on Waze to Google, Samsung has shifted its focus to other platforms and technologies to help keep them ahead of the competition. Among the ...

Read More

New Samsung Galalxy Note tablet might dual-boot Android / Windows RT

Android-to-windows-transition

With companies like HTC already being rumored to be coming out with stock dual-booting tablets with Android and Windows Phone, the rumors are starting to hit on other companies as well. Word is coming in from select sources that Samsung may also be jumping on the multi-OS train, with a Galaxy ...

Read More

Entry-level Samsung SGH-T399 ‘Garda’ expected at T-Mobile

samsung_t399

T-Mobile USA should soon introduce a new entry-level Android smartphone, reports @evleaks. Known by the code name of “Garda”, the Samsung SGH-T399 runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and reportedly features a WVGA display (likely around 4-inch), a 1.4GHz processor (likely dual-core), and ...

Read More

Samsung takes aim at Google Glass with ‘Gear Glass’

google glass 2

Look surprised when we tell you this next bit of information, but Samsung is looking to introduce its own take on Google Glass. Called — wait for it — Gear Glass, it’s expected that the wearable tech will make its way into the market by April/May 2014. To say that we ...

Read More

Galaxy S5 and Galaxy Note 3 to get the waterproof ‘Active’ treatment

GS4 Active_004

To the surprise of nobody, Samsung is rumored to introduce waterproof versions of its current Galaxy Note 3 and presumed Galaxy S5 smartphones. According to ETNews, Samsung has been very impressed with the sales and feedback for the Galaxy S4 Active and are working to introduce semi-rugged and ...

Read More

5-inch Samsung Galaxy J headed for Japan, leak indicates

samsung-galaxy-j-leak

Samsung will soon introduce a 5-inch Galaxy J smartphone for the Japanese market, reports RBMen. According to a leaked brochure, the handset will be a quad-core experience with 3GB RAM. Aside from the impressive hardware, other details are said to include Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and ...

Read More

LG, Samsung introduce flexible displays ahead of device announcements

Samsung-5.7-inch-flexible-AMOLED-img_assist-400x280 (1)

When it comes to the flexible display rumor mill, the two names that keep cropping up in hypothetical conversations are LG and Samsung. Now, the two companies have their flexible displays in more limelight than ever, as both are hitting the news circuit with updates about these new displays. ...

Read More

Sprint to carry Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 for $50

Samsung Tab 3 Horizontal HLAP

Sprint on Monday announced that it will offer the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 on Friday, Oct. 11 at a low $49.99 introductory price. You will, of course, need to sign up a new line of service or be qualified for an upgrade to take advantage of the price, but that’s one attractive sticker, ...

Read More

Samsung’s ‘Long Time Coming’ ad for the Galaxy Gear

david_hasselhoff

Check out Samsung’s cool new commercial for the Galaxy Gear smartwatch, embedded below. It’s short, sweet, and to the point. That point? We’ve been expecting this sort of technology for quite some time now and the concept has been a “long time coming”. We’re ...

Read More

Samsung puts 1TB cloud in your living room with Android-powered HomeSync

samsung_homesync

Samsung on Thursday announced the availability of the HomeSync media device which aims to put a 1TB cloud in your living room. The media center, which sells for $299, connects to Samsung devices such as the Galaxy S and Galaxy Note line and lets users store, sync, and stream content to a TV. ...

Read More

T-Mobile goes zero down for LG G2, Samsung Galaxy Note 3, and others

tmo_zero_down

T-Mobile is currently offering a rather great promotion which has a number of key smartphones on sale for zero money down. Normally requiring between $100-$150 down per device, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and LG G2 are listed with no deposits. Also available under this deal are the Samsung Galaxy ...

Read More

RadioShack to carry Samsung Galaxy Note 3

radio_shack_logo_720

RadioShack confirmed on Monday that the retailer will stock the AT&T and Sprint  version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. Starting on Friday, October 4, customers will be able to purchase the device in stores and online at RadioShack.com. Buyers can take advantage of the Trade & Save ...

Read More

Samsung ChatON reaches 100 Million users

samsung_chaton100

Samsung Electronics is proud to announce that ChatON now has a global subscriber base of over 100 million users. The service was launched in October 2011, hitting the 50 million subscriber mark in May 2013 and doubling that number to 100 million only four months later. via Samsung Electronics’ ...

Read More

Samsung Galaxy Trend 3 announced for China

galaxy_trend3

Samsung today introduced a new dual-SIM smartphone for China in the Galaxy Trend 3. Powered by Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, the phone features a 4.3-inch display (800×480 pixels), a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, microSD expansion, and an 1800mAh battery. Judging by Samsung China’s website ...

Read More

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition arrives October 10

galaxy_note_101_2014_edition_720

Samsung on Thursday announced the upcoming U.S. availability of the Galaxy Note 10.1- 2014 Edition. Arriving at major retailers on October 10, the 10.1-inch tablet experience will begin pre-orders midnight ET tomorrow, September 27. Offered in two color options (Jet Black and Classic White), ...

Read More