No OEM Skins Allowed For Android Wear, Android Auto, or Android TV

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I’m a big proponent of the stock feel, in terms of the UI of any device I use. On my iPhone i jailbreak to get tweaks, and change little things here or there, but never anything major, because I just don’t like it. With the exception of a couple of manufacturers, most Android ...

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Samsung: Good, bad, and what I’d change [EDITORIAL]

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No matter whether you love or hate Samsung, you have to admit they’re one of the strongest brands in smartphone industry. When it comes to Android they have consistently been perceived as the strongest one, particularly when we look at the market share. According to Localytics Samsung ...

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Samsung teases new Touchwiz UI with Unpacked 2014 image

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It’s no secret that Samsung has been in dire need of a new user interface on their smartphones. It’s big, it’s bulky, and it’s time for a change. Recently, they announced their Unpacked event for the first night of MWC, which will most likely be the official announcement ...

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New leak suggests Samsung working on a revamped Touchwiz

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Samsung’s custom smartphone UI (or Touchwiz) isn’t usually the Android skin you think of when it comes to the word “beautiful”. With the OEM’s Android skin going almost unchanged for a few years, we’ll welcome a change with open arms. Thanks to popular leaker ...

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Samsung debuts dual-SIM GALAXY S DUOS for Europe and other markets

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Samsung Mobile has announced the next Android smartphone headed to Europe, unveiling the dual-SIM DUOS.  Expected to hit the streets starting in September, the Android 4.0 device features a 1GHz processor, 4GB internal storage, 4-inch (480×800) display, microSD expansion, a 5-megapixel ...

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Next Samsung Galaxy Player waits to be announced

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At the 2012 IFA event we are expecting to get, among other things, an announcement for a new Samsung Galaxy Player.  You can see from the image above that the design for the next model closely resembles  Samsung’s current flagship, the Galaxy S III. This Galaxy Player is shown as having a ...

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Huawei to debut Emotion UI for Android in July

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The competition between Android OEMs is getting stronger, especially between competitors like HTC, Samsung, LG, and Motorola. The UI customization is actually one of the main things that differentiate the Android experience on the devices from different manufacturers; It’s sometimes the ...

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A hint of carriers to support the Galaxy S III?

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The new Galaxy S III may be cool and all, but I’m sure we all remember the enormous amount of time it took to introduce the Galaxy S II in the US. Samsung’s new sign-up site for information hints at a relatively soon release of its new flagship in the US. In order to complete... Read More

Galaxy S III announced, ‘inspired by nature’

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Well, it looks like the cat is out of the bag. After months of mock-ups, fakes and leaks, Samsung has announced its new flagship: The Galaxy S III. Packing a whopping 720p HD Super AMOLED screen and a home-made quad-core Exynos processor (unless you’re on Verizon), this device is at least ...

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Galaxy S owners still have a glimmer of ICS hope

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Alright Galaxy S and original Galaxy Tab owners, prepare for another whip in the wind of Samsungs mood swings! As I’m sure you’ve heard, Samsung’s buzz in regards to delivering a tasty Ice Cream Sandwich to us in the form of a Galaxy S update has been, “No, we ...

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New Leak Suggests There May Be More Than One “Prime” [OPINION] (Updated)

While everyone has undoubtedly seen the latest Nexus Prime leak this morning, many are too quick to assume this is the Google experience Nexus Prime that we’ve all been waiting for. Armed with Samsung’s own video teaser from earlier this week and the new video from today, I would ...

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Samsung Provides Thorough Look at Galaxy Tab 10.1 with Official Demo Video [VIDEO]

Samsung has put together a twelve minute video demonstration for the Galaxy Tab 10.1, giving interested parties a detailed look at the tablet.  The video, which is embedded below, walks viewers through all of the hardware and software that makes the Honeycomb tablet so special.  This is also ...

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Samsung Infuse Hitting Rogers Wireless Soon

AT&T and Samsung  recently launched a new Android powered device which is known as the Infuse 4G, and it’s Samsung’s first ever 4G handset over at AT&T. It’s huge, good looking, and its design is similar to Samsung Galaxy S II. When it was announced back at CES, ...

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Samsung Officially Unveils the Galaxy Tab 10.1 and 8.9

  Say what you want about Samsung, but they just continue pumping out mobile products left and right. While we have known about these Galaxy Tabs for awhile, since they were announced at MWC, they were officially announced at CTIA down in Orlando, Florida. Here is a brief overview of the ...

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Turn Off TouchWiz on the Epic 4G

Their contribution to slower OS updates notwithstanding, a lot of us would feel a lot better about OEM’s custom UIs if they could just be turned off if a user prefers to use stock Android. Well, at least for one of their Galaxy S variants, Samsung has made this possible. On Sprint’s ...

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