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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.

Sling TV Now Integrated With Samsung Smart TVs
Sling TV, a dominant player in the standalone TV streaming market, today announced that its integration with Samsung makes it the most widely available live streaming service. The company says that it’s the first live and on-demand standalone streaming service to be available on select Samsung smart TVs. This enables Sling to expand its device compatibility. It already supports a diverse range of devices, including but not limited to smartphones, […]

Samsung’s Latest Ad Throws Major Shade At Apple
It is no secret that Apple and Samsung don’t have the best relationship. While the latter appears to still supply components to Apple for various products, we wouldn’t exactly call both companies friends. In fact Samsung recently released an ad in which they throw some pretty major shade Apple’s way.

Samsung's Gallery App Now Lets You Hide Albums
Samsung’s recent Android-powered devices provide users with a variety of methods to hide sensitive data on their smartphones. Features like Secure Folder are great for those who would like to keep some content hidden away on their device. Samsung is now offering an easier way to hide multimedia content, one that doesn’t involve passwords or authentication using the fingerprint sensor. It’s more for reducing clutter in the app, though.

Samsung Working With U.S. Military On New 5G Network
Samsung continues to contribute to the advancement of the 5G network technology. The company is now working with the United States military to build a new high-bandwidth 5G wireless network, according to a report. The new network is being designed for speed connectivity, and line-of-sight networking technology.

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Galaxy Note 9 Codename Has Already Surfaced
It’s not uncommon for reports to surface about a flagship device even though it’s not expected to come out for many months. Samsung has only got done with the launch of the Galaxy Note 8 and we’re already seeing reports about the Galaxy Note 9. The latest out of South Korea suggests that the Galaxy Note 9 codename is “crown.”

Latest Bixby Update Lets Users Disable The Hardware Button Completely
Sometimes companies love to force certain hardware or software features onto its customers, and while we suppose there are good intentions behind such decisions, sometimes it just ends up frustrating customers instead. Such is the case with the hardware button on the Galaxy S8, S8+ and the Note 8 handsets that allow users to launch Bixby instantly.

U.S. Galaxy Note 8 Customers Can Get A Free Gear VR Or DeX
Samsung’s flagship smartphones tend to be expensive so the company regularly offers promotions that give customers more bang for their buck. Samsung’s latest promotion for customers in the United States offers them a free Gear VR headset or a DeX station on a purchase of the Galaxy Note 8. This limited time promotion is also being offered to Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ customers as well.

Samsung Launches Android Oreo Beta Program For Galaxy S8, S8+
If you own the Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ and you’re looking forward to getting the Android 8.0 Oreo update, then you might have heard that Samsung will be launching the update only in 2018. However the good news is that it looks like there will be an opportunity for users to test out the update before it is released.

Samsung Launches Galaxy Note 8 Enterprise Edition In The U.S.
Samsung has launched a new model of the Galaxy Note 8 in the United States. It’s called the Galaxy Note 8 Enterprise Edition and as the name suggests, this handset is meant for small-to-medium businesses as well as larger enterprises. There’s nothing fundamentally different about this Note 8 when compared to the one that has already been available for purchase since the past couple of months.

Samsung Internet Browser Opens Up To All Android Devices
There’s no shortage of third-party web browsers for Android and Samsung now wants you to add another one to the list. The Samsung Internet browser was previously exclusive to the company’s own Galaxy smartphones. That’s no longer the case. The latest update of Samsung Internet opens up the browser to any and all Android smartphones. It also brings several new features that were first detailed in the beta version of […]

Samsung Bringing Bluetooth 5.0 To Mid-Range Devices
It appears that Samsung might be expanding Bluetooth 5.0 to mid-range devices. It’s the new industry standard which provides 4x range, 2x speed, and 8x broadcasting message capacity compared to its predecessor. It appears that Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy A (2018) series might feature Bluetooth 5.0.

AT&T Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge Receive BlueBorne Fix
The BlueBorne vulnerability was recently discovered. It’s a Bluetooth-based vulnerability that’s present in a wide variety of devices. The vulnerability enables hackers to gain remote access to a Bluetooth-enabled device and do as they please. The affected devices have since been receiving software fixes and AT&T has now rolled out the BlueBorne fix for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.

Alleged Galaxy S9 Diagram Leaked, Hints At Slight Design Change
With all the excitement surrounding the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and iPhone X out of the way, we suppose the next handset that many are anticipating will most likely be the Samsung Galaxy S9 which is due in 2018. This is because many are probably wondering what Samsung has up their sleeves that could trump Apple’s announcement.

Samsung Transforms 40 Galaxy S5s Into A Bitcoin Mining Rig
The Samsung Galaxy S5 was launched back in 2014, which by today’s mobile standards makes it practically “ancient”. However it seems that despite it being considered old, it looks like there could still be a ton of use left for the phone, especially for bitcoin mining in which you can see in the photo above.