Tag Archives: Samsung

iPhone 5s “Powerful” ad highlights apps not specs; Slyly pokes Samsung

Apple has kicked off a new ad campaign for the iPhone 5s, taking a subtle dig at “unique” features from rivals like Samsung’s Galaxy S5 pulse sensor by pointing out … Continue reading
SlashGear

Samsung patent reveals a wild new smartphone design

Samsung Smartphone Design Patent

Samsung loves to experiment with different types of designs for its gadgets and a new patent flagged by Galaxy Club shows that the company has come up with some truly wild smartphone designs that go well beyond anything it has released so far. The new smartphone design patented by Samsung reveals a device with an oval-shaped frame and a wraparound display that puts key function buttons on the back of the device.

Continue reading…


BGR

Samsung vs Apple: FaceTime takes the stand

This week Samsung has gone on the offensive with their suggestion that Apple’s FaceTime is a patent infringer. Samsung’s own patent for compression of video before transmission is being held … Continue reading
SlashGear

Samsung data center fire causes outage, errors on smart TVs and phones (update: fixed)

Seeing an error message on your Samsung phone, tablet or Smart TV today? You’re not alone, as the Samsung.com website appears to be down and owners worldwide have reported anything from error messages to being unable to access apps on their smart…
Engadget RSS Feed

HTC has a secret weapon for taking on Samsung, and it’s not what you think

HTC Camera Selfie Market

No matter how positive the reviews are for its products, HTC can’t seem to break out from behind the shadow of Samsung. Without a veritable army of devices flooding store shelves, it’s difficult for any phone maker to make an impact in the Android smartphone market. But HTC believes that by closing the gap on dedicated cameras, it can attract an even wider audience while trumping the competition.

Continue reading…


BGR

Samsung Gear 2 review: much improved, but that doesn’t mean you should buy it

2013 was the year of the smartwatch. In promise, anyway — maybe not delivery. Of the many, many different, colorful and unusual timepieces that would populate our blogroll, it was perhaps Samsung’s Galaxy Gear that made the most headlines. Why?…
Engadget RSS Feed

Samsung Gear lineup now compatible with 20 Galaxy smartphones and tablets

Samsung’s recently launched range of Gear products — the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo, and Gear Fit — have all gained support for a total of 20 Samsung smartphones and … Continue reading
SlashGear

This is how Samsung thinks normal people use smartwatches

Samsung’s track record on smartwatch marketing has been, shall we say, mixed. Its nostalgic sci-fi TV spot for the Galaxy Gear was a hit, but its awkward (and slightly creepy) romantic skier ad? Not so much. Give credit to the company for learning…
Engadget RSS Feed

Samsung set to “kapture” the media’s attention on April 29

Samsung has just given word that it plans to hold a media event in Singapore near the end of the month. And if previous rumors are to be given credence, … Continue reading
SlashGear

Samsung Gear Fit Review

The Samsung Gear Fit is very close to being a concept brought to life. With its shard of curved full-color AMOLED touchscreen and unusually narrow design, the smartwatch/fitness band hybrid … Continue reading
SlashGear