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Samsung is a South-Korean conglomerate which counts many subsidiaries like Samsung Electronics, which you probably know very well, but also Samsung Heavy Industries which builds ships, or Samsung Life Insurance, Samsung Securities and many more. Samsung is responsible for an amazing 20% of South Korea’s exports. In the consumer electronics world, Samsung has gone from being a company with a reputation for cheap products to becoming one of the most respected companies in the world.

Hackers Manage To Break Into Samsung’s SmartCam
There is a debate going on about the security of smart home appliances, connected objects, the Internet of Things, and so on. Basically there doesn’t seem to be some kind of standardized security that all manufacturers adhere to, which means that while one smart home camera could be secure, another make and model might not.

Samsung Files Trademark For ‘Galaxy S8’
While Samsung has not said anything, many have assumed that the company’s next flagship smartphone will be the Galaxy S8. This is because based on the naming schemes we’ve seen so far, it makes perfect sense. Of course Samsung could shake things up but given how beloved the Galaxy S-series is, it makes sense that they’d want to continue leveraging it.

Verizon To Redirect Outgoing Calls Made On The Galaxy Note 7
When the three other major carriers in the US announced their plans to issue an update that would effectively disable the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, Verizon was the only carrier to not come on board with the plan. Their reason was that they did not want customers to be out of a phone during the holiday season.

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro Specs And Price Officially Confirmed
Samsung today announced the launch of a new mid-range smartphone called the Galaxy C9 Pro. The company has officially confirmed the specifications and price of this device. Samsung says that the Galaxy C9 Pro is a “feature powerhouse” and that it has been developed for consumers who demand more from their smartphones. The Galaxy C9 Pro promises a great multimedia experience and great camera performance.

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Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge Nougat Update Released In More Markets
Samsung started rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat for the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge last week. The update has only been sent out in selected markets right now and that too only to unlocked units. The company has now started rolling out the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge Nougat update to two key markets, users there will certainly be very happy to get onboard the latest […]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Model Numbers Leaked
There’s a lot of hype these days surrounding Samsung’s next-generation flagship smartphones. The company is expected to unveil the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus in the near future. We hear new stuff about the upcoming devices on a daily basis and while not all of it is going to be true, it does give us an idea of what to expect. The latest leak out of China brings […]

Galaxy S8 S Health App May Let You Make Doctor Appointments
According to a new report, Samsung is going to bring a handful of new features to the Galaxy S8’s S Health app. It appears that the company has lined up some great new features for its fitness app as it seeks to make it stand out from the competition, and there’s a lot of competition because there are certainly more than few fitness-focused apps out there. One of the new […]

Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8 Plus Dimensions Leaked
The rumor mill is getting excited about the new flagship smartphones that Samsung is due to launch in the coming weeks. We’re seeing a new report or rumor about the upcoming devices on a daily basis and this is going to continue until Samsung officially launches the handset. Several renders of purported Galaxy S8 cases have already been leaked online and it appears that one of those case makers has […]

Android Nougat Update Halted For The Galaxy S7
Last week we reported that Samsung had begun rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge handsets. This was after the update had undergone beta testing. However it seems that over in China, the update’s rollout has been halted according to the reports.

Galaxy S8 Now Rumored For April 15 Launch
It has been suggested that instead of unveiling the Galaxy S8 at MWC 2017, Samsung could be choosing to launch the phone at a later date. We have heard rumors that it could be released on the 18th of April. This actually lines up with an earlier rumor of a third week April launch, but now the new rumors are suggesting otherwise.

Harman Shareholders File Lawsuit To Prevent Samsung Acquisition
Last year it was announced that Samsung would be acquiring Harman in a bid to expand their connected car efforts (and presumably audio efforts too). However it was later suggested that the acquisition’s completion might be hindered as some Harman shareholders believe that they aren’t getting their money’s worth.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Possibly Revealed In Samsung’s Own Ads
Leaks can come from all sorts of places. It can come from disgruntled employees, hackers, data mining, retailers, or sometimes it might even come from the company themselves without knowing it. Recently Samsung Display put out two ads for its AMOLED display technology which some think might have revealed the upcoming Galaxy S8 in the process.

Samsung Drive VR Will Be Used To Teach Beginner Drivers In Austria
They say that practice makes perfect but there is also a reason why theory is typically taught first before moving onto practical. It is also why when it comes to driving, students typically go for theory lessons first before they are given a chance to drive an actual car. However it seems that over in Austria, they could be turning to VR to give students a slightly different lesson.

Battery Was Apparently To Blame For Galaxy Note 7’s Explosion
We’re sure many are curious as to what could have been the problem with the Note 7 that caused it to explode not just once, but twice, and this was even after swapping battery suppliers. According to a report from Reuters, it seems that the battery could have been the one at fault after all.