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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.

Samsung Planning For More Tizen Devices This Year
According to an earlier report, it turns out that despite the somewhat slow start and negative reviews of the Samsung Z1 handset, the device proved to be a rather popular phone and went on to sell over a million units in half a year. With that being said it doesn’t come as a surprise to learn that Samsung could have more Tizen devices in the pipeline.A report from Reuters has […]

Samsung Will Stop Disabling Windows Update In A Few Days
A couple of days ago it was discovered that Samsung laptops were disabling Windows Update. For those unfamiliar with Windows Update, it is a tool included on every copy of Windows that basically helps search for the latest updates to help keep your computer patched and updated to the latest Windows software.Instead Samsung decided to disable it and use their own SW Update tool in its place. Naturally many users […]

Alleged Galaxy Note 5 Case Renders Surface
The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is expected to be announced later in the year at IFA 2015 which will be held in Berlin. Unfortunately not much is known about the handset for now save for rumored specs and whatnot, but thanks to the folks at Nowhereelse.fr (via SamMobile), they have managed to get their hands on what appears to be renderings of a case for the handset.As you can see […]

Samsung Galaxy S6 Beats Out Competition In Speed Test
Given that the Samsung Galaxy S6 is probably one of the hottest Android devices at the moment, it is not surprising that it is constantly put under a barrage of tests to prove (or disprove) how good of a phone it is. Now we’ve seen the handset put through its paces in speed tests before but in case you wanted extra reassurance, Tom’s Guide has the answer for you.The publication […]

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Galaxy S6 Material Theme Is More Lollipop Than TouchWiz
Owners of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge will be aware of the fact that it’s possible to install and apply third party themes on these handsets, Samsung has created a themes store through which developers can sell their themes. A new theme for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge has been released today, called Material, it aims to provide a look and feel that’s more like stock Lollipop […]

Samsung Launches In-Ear Fit Earphones Debuted With Galaxy S6
Earlier this year in March, Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge. Both handsets have a completely new design and come with countless new features, also included with the handsets were a paid of in-ear earphones that have a new design. Samsung calls them In-ear Fit earphones and while initially they were only available with the Galaxy S6, the company is now going to sell them separately, and […]

Samsung Found To Be Disabling Windows Updates On Its Laptops
Windows Update is a tool created by Microsoft which will help users look for new updates that can be installed and applied to the user’s current Windows-based machine. It’s pretty standard fare and something that most of us probably don’t really think too much about. However it seems that if you’re the owner of a Samsung laptop, this might be of interest to you.According to researcher Patrick Barker (via Gizmodo), […]

Man Scammed Into Buying A Fake Samsung Galaxy S6
There is the adage in which it says, if it’s too good to be true, it probably is. Unfortunately this is something that guitar_guy25 on Reddit did not heed when he decided that he was getting an awesome deal when purchasing a Samsung Galaxy S6 from Kijiji, sort of like the Craigslist of Canada.In a post on Reddit, he described how he thought he had gotten a good deal on […]

US Cellular Delivers New Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Update To Galaxy S6
It looks like if you happen to be rocking to either the Samsung Galaxy S6 or the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge from US Cellular, then you will definitely be pleased to hear that the mobile carrier is preparing the brand new Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update. In fact, this particular update can be officially obtained, so there is no need for an unofficial ROM that might actually brick your device, but […]

Samsung Launches Two New 4K Monitors With FreeSync Technology
Samsung today announced the launch of two new Ultra HD monitors that come with AMD’s FreeSync technology. These new monitors, the U24E590D and U28E590D, were actually unveiled by Samsung at its Future of Compute event and they’ve just gone on sale today. The U28E590D will be available for purchase right away whereas the U24E590D will go on sale next month.

Samsung Offering $100 Rebate On Galaxy S6 And S6 Edge
Samsung has flipped the switch on a new promotion called Ultimate Upgrade which is going to give customers a $100 rebate if they purchase a 64GB Galaxy S6 or Galaxy S6 Edge at full retail. The company has put up a website for this purpose where customers can go after they have purchased the handset to receive the $100 rebate. With this promotion Samsung aims to cover the different between the […]

No “Edge” Version Of Galaxy Note 5 [Rumor]
Last year Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note Edge which was really the precursor to this year’s Galaxy S6 Edge. At the same time, there are some who are expecting a repeat performance this year with the Galaxy Note 5 as we have heard in earlier rumors. Heck, even a Samsung exec had allegedly hinted that we could see a curved variant.However if the exec’s statement was accurate, it seems that […]

T-Mobile Offering Free Galaxy S6/S6 Edge Memory Upgrades
While some might argue that microSD cards in smartphones tend to be more trouble than they are worth, it’s nice to know that whatever default storage offered by the OEM is not necessarily fixed. However some OEMs such as Samsung have declined to offer microSD card support in their latest flagship smartphones.This means that if you wanted the 64GB model, you’d have to pay considerably more compared to buying a […]

Galaxy S6/S6 Edge Themes Have Proven To Be A Hit
One of the perks of owning an Android device is the ability to customize it however you want. For the more hardcore user, this might involve rooting your device and adding features and tweaks that aren’t available for the casual user. As for the casual user who might be too lazy, they might simply download and apply themes which are quick and easy.Now with the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 […]

RAW Camera Samples From Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge
So last week, the Android 5.1.1 update for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge was rolled out for T-Mobile customers. The update contains the usual assortment of improvements, bug fixes, and some new features, but for photographers we’re sure that the feature that intrigued them the most was the support for RAW image capture.For those who are wondering what a RAW image capture from the Galaxy S6 looks […]

Galaxy A8 Stops By The FCC
Late last year Samsung launched three new handsets with the monikers Galaxy A3, A5 and A7. It was revealed a few months later that the company had filed trademarks for Galaxy A6, A8 and A9 which hinted that it had plans to take this smartphone lineup forward. We have been hearing rumors recently about the Galaxy A8 and with each passing day it seems that the launch of this smartphone […]

Android 5.1.1 Update Now Being Rolled Out To T-Mobile Galaxy S5
Until now only Samsung’s latest flagships have been receiving the latest Android 5.1.1 update and that too from the one and only carrier — T-Mobile. However, in the latest move, T-Mobile has initiated the roll out of the latest Android 5.1.1 version for the Galaxy S5 as well. The update turns the build number to build number to G900TUVU1FOF6, although, the announcement is not yet made official by T-Mobile.

Samsung Expected To Move 45 Million Galaxy S6, S6 Edge Devices
The completely redesigned Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge handsets are no doubt a welcome breath of fresh air for Samsung fans, given that previously the company’s flagship handsets weren’t exactly the most beautiful of smartphones around. This is why we wouldn’t be surprised if the handset proved to be a huge hit amongst consumers.How big of a hit, you ask? Well according to a report from Deutsche Bank, it […]

Samsung Test Out New See-Through Truck For Road Safety
Don’t you hate it when you’re on the road and you’re driving behind a truck that is obstructing your view of the road ahead? It’s hard to overtake these vehicles too because you don’t know if there are cars on the other side of the road until you actually start to come out of the lane. However Samsung might have come up with a rather ingenious solution.The company is currently […]

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge Plus Leaked Again
We have a heard whispers of an upcoming device from Samsung that will bring its flagship model to an even higher level – and that would be none other than the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge Plus, of course. Touted to be the larger version of the existing Samsung Galaxy S6 edge, we are curious to know more about this particular device.