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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.

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 […]

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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.

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Now Rumored For August
IFA 2015 takes place in September meaning that we can expect the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 then, and assuming Apple keeps to schedule, their next iPhone(s) will be announced some time in September as well. No surprises that the competition will be particularly fierce around that point in time.That being said a new rumor has surfaced in which it suggests that the Galaxy Note 5 could instead be launched in […]

Samsung Galaxy S6 Beats Out iPhone 6 In Blind Camera Test
We’re sure this is something that comes up pretty often which is which phone is better at taking photos? The Samsung Galaxy S6 or Apple’s iPhone 6? Safe to say that both sides will argue until the cows come home, which means that we would probably need something more definitive, right?Well thanks to the folks at PhoneArena, they have recently conducted a blind camera test in which they pit both […]

Samsung Galaxy J5, J7 Officially Launched
The Samsung Galaxy J5 and J7 are handsets that we have been hearing about for a while now. In fact just last weekend, photos of the Galaxy J5 were leaked online. Well for those who are eagerly waiting the official news, you will be pleased to learn that Samsung has officially announced both handsets.Now in terms of specs, both handsets share certain features, like LTE, dual-SIM capabilities, 1.5GB of RAM, […]

Samsung To Issue Fix For Galaxy Keyboard Bug
Recently, we brought you word that Samsung’s keyboard flaw had actually left more than 600 million devices open to attack, and hence, this would certainly fall under the major security bug segment in the overall scheme of things. Basically, keyboards on its Galaxy range of smartphones and tablets are vulnerable and open to such an attack, as hackers can execute code on the affected Samsung mobile devices. We’re glad that […]

Missing Galaxy S6 Toggles Return As Samsung Launches Fix
A couple of days back a new bug in the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge was discovered, quite a lot of users discovered that quick settings toggles on their handsets were disappearing on their own. Since quick toggles are meant to provide quick access to some important software features not having them readily available obviously caused a lot of pain to users. A temporary fix was pointed out by users […]

Samsung Petitions Appeals Court To Reconsider Ruling On Damages
Apple and Samsung have fought a long and very costly legal battle but it was the Korean company that ended up being slapped with a ruling to uphold damages awarded to Apple. Samsung has now petitioned the U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals to rehear the case with its entire 12-judge roster, claiming that a three-judge panel that gave the ruling earlier this year erred and thus there is ground […]

Galaxy S5 Android 5.1.1 Update Enters The Pipeline
Samsung has jumped on the Android 5.1.1 bandwagon even though the update has so far only been released by T-Mobile in the United States and that too only for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. There’s no doubt that other carriers will be joining in soon and Samsung itself would send out the update for non-carrier units. According to a new report Samsung has started developing the Galaxy S5 Android 5.1.1 […]