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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 Announces Bixby Virtual Assistant
Samsung did say several months ago that it’s working on a new virtual assistant. Rumors about the Galaxy S8 have suggested that it’s going to be called Bixby. That has all been confirmed today. Samsung has officially announced its new artificial intelligence powered virtual assistant called Bixby. It has also confirmed that the assistant will make its debut with the Galaxy S8.

Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8 Plus Press Image Leaked
We’ve already seen countless leaked images and renders of the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus but that certainly doesn’t mean that we’ll stop seeing any more of them. Samsung isn’t due to unveil the new flagship until March 29th so until then we can be sure that more and more of these images will surface leading up to the launch. A press image of the new flagship reveals […]

Galaxy S8 Price May Undercut iPhone 8
We’ve heard a lot of rumors about the iPhone 8 price. Some even expect one of the models to cost north of $1,000 which would certainly put it out of reach of many customers who can’t justify spending that much on a smartphone that’s going to be obsolete in a few years time. However, according to a new report, it appears that Samsung’s upcoming flagship smartphone is actually going to […]

AKG Earphones For Galaxy S8 Leaked Again
Just yesterday we came across some leaked photos of what was claimed to be the set of AKG-branded earphones that Samsung is going to ship with the Galaxy S8. More pictures of the earphones have now surfaced online giving us a pretty good look at the headset that’s going to come out of the box of your brand new Galaxy S8 should you decide to pick one up.

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Galaxy S8 Facial Recognition Feature May Be Used To Verify Payments
We’ve already seen multiple reports which suggest that the Galaxy S8 is going to have a facial recognition feature. Since Samsung already debuted iris scanning with the failed Galaxy Note 7 last year so it’s very likely that the upcoming flagship is going to have it as well. According to a recent report, one of the functions that the facial recognition feature will perform would be to verify mobile payments.

Galaxy S8 AKG Earphones Leaked
Samsung confirmed during its keynote at the Mobile World Congress 2017 last month when it’s going to officially unveil the Galaxy S8. The new flagship is going to be launched in less than two weeks. The company also revealed that it’s going to ship with a pair of AKG-branded earphones. New photos have leaked online which claim to give us a look at the Galaxy S8 AKG earphones.

Samsung Confirms Galaxy Tab S3 Price For The U.S.
Samsung unveiled its new flagship Android 7.0 Nougat-powered tablet at the Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona last month. The company said that it would release the tablet in most markets across the globe in the coming weeks. After speculation that hinted at a $600 price tag for the tablet in the United States, Samsung has today confirmed when it’s going to release the Galaxy Tab S3 in the country […]

Second-Gen Samsung Gear 360 Spotted At The FCC
Back in 2016, Samsung launched the Gear 360 digital camera. This is essentially a camera that can capture video all around, which in turn would make it ideal for viewing in virtual reality. In the later part of 2016, we heard the rumors that Samsung had a successor in the works called the Gear 360 Pro, and it seems that it might have been spotted at the FCC.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-Orders Reportedly Kicking Off April 7
Earlier this month we heard rumors that the Samsung Galaxy S8’s pre-orders are expected to begin on the 10th of April. However according to a report from ETNews (via PhoneArena), it seems that the dates have changed and it is now the 7th of April, which apparently is the official date as this was confirmed by Samsung themselves to the Korean media.

Samsung Rumored To Supply 2018 iPhone ‘A12’ Chipsets
Despite the lawsuits filed against one another and the fierce competitive nature between both Apple and Samsung, both companies still worked together, with Samsung supplying Apple with quite a bit of hardware components for its various products. One of those components is Apple’s A-series chipsets, although in recent times it seems that TSMC might have taken over.

Samsung ‘Bixby’ Name Confirmed Again On Samsung’s Website
One of the features of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 is that it will come with a new voice assistant software called “Bixby”. This is meant to replace S Voice and so far we have been referring to it as “Bixby”, a name that seems to have been confirmed multiple times in the past thanks to trademark filings.

2018 Winter Olympics Might Be Broadcasted In VR
If you’re a fan of sporting events, you know that trying to follow your favorite team to where they are playing, or chasing the Olympic games can be a rather expensive hobby. This is why watching it on TV is usually a cheaper alternative. However the only problem is that it doesn’t quite offer up the same feeling if you were there in person.

Samsung Might Have Revealed Some Galaxy S8 Features
Right now pretty much all that we know about the upcoming Galaxy S8 are based on rumors and leaks, such as its rumored Bixby voice assistant feature, the removal of the home button, facial recognition, and so on. However it seems that Samsung Philippines might have accidentally revealed some of the phone’s features on its website.

Galaxy S8 Rumored To Feature 3D Touch-Like Virtual Home Button
Ever since smartphones existed, many of them have included home buttons which allows the user to go back to the home screen. This has come in the form of a physical home button, or in some cases soft keys. However based on the leaked images that we’ve seen of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8, there does not appear to be either.