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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.

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.

Samsung To Begin Prototyping Foldable Smartphone In Q3 2017
If you have been following the rumors, you might have heard that Samsung has a foldable phone in the works that they are planning on making a commercial reality as soon as this year. We know that foldable displays are something the company has been working on, but to put that display into a phone and sell it is a different story.

Best Buy Prices Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 For $600
At MWC 2017 last month, Samsung took the wraps off their latest tablet in the form of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3. It seems that with this tablet, Samsung plans on competing against the Windows-based hybrids around, like the Surface, or possibly even against Apple’s iPad Pros as the Galaxy Tab S3 does come with features like an S Pen and a keyboard accessory.

Samsung Commits To Monthly Security Updates For Unlocked Galaxy Phones
Following the reveal of the Stagefright Android security vulnerability, a lot of smartphone OEMs were quick to announce that they would be issuing monthly security updates to their devices, thus ensuring that their phones are constantly up to date against the latest threats that are discovered.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Launcher And App Icons Revealed
In a couple of weeks, we should know everything there is to know about the Samsung Galaxy S8. However in the meantime, the bevy of leaks and rumors that we have been hearing and seeing really don’t leave that much to the imagination. Take for example a recent batch of screenshots obtained by the folks at SamMobile.

Samsung ‘Ran Out Of Time’ For Galaxy S8’s On-Screen Fingerprint Scanner
One of the rumored features of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 is that Samsung will be ditching the home button and could possibly be employing the use of an on-screen fingerprint scanner. However subsequent leaked photos revealed that Samsung has instead chosen to move the scanner to the back of the phone next to the camera’s lens.

Samsung Australia Accepting Registrations For Galaxy S8
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is expected to be officially announced on the 29th of March, but according to a report from Ausdroid, it seems that Samsung Australia has already started to accept registrations for those who are interested in the upcoming handset, which in the process has also confirmed the colors of the phone.

Galaxy S8 Receives Important Certification Ahead Of Launch
The Galaxy S8 is due to be unveiled later this month at an event in London and New York. Samsung has gradually started building hype for its upcoming flagship smartphone. The company has even started running ads for the Galaxy S8 in its home country of South Korea possibly in response to the great start that the LG G6 has had. As it gears up to launch its new flagship, […]

Gold Galaxy S8 Plus Images Leaked
We won’t stop seeing leaked images of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus until Samsung officially announces the new flagship. We’ve already seen countless leaked videos and photos of the new handsets and yet they keep coming in. Fresh images have been leaked online which show us the Galaxy S8 Plus in gold color. Samsung’s new flagship is reportedly going to be offered in several colors and gold is […]

Samsung Airs Galaxy S8 Ad In Korea Possibly In Response To LG G6
Samsung passed on the Mobile World Congress 2017 stage to unveil the Galaxy S8 but LG made full use of it and launched its next flagship smartphone. LG has already released the G6 in South Korea and initial reports suggest that the handset is off to a good start. It appears that the performance of its competitor’s new flagship has got Samsung concerned as it has aired a Galaxy S8 […]

More Spigen Galaxy S8 Cases Leaked
Last week the folks over at Android Pure managed to get their hands on images of Spigen’s upcoming cases for the Galaxy S8. Whether or not those images are accurate remains to be seen, but in a new post by Android Pure, they have released what appears to be a treasure trove of the various Spigen cases for the upcoming handset.

Samsung Will Reportedly Phase Out Fingerprint Scanners
With Samsung introducing iris scanning technology in the Note 7 last year, it would seem as though the company is looking to transition away from fingerprint scanning, which is more or less the de facto biometric security solution offered up at the moment. However based on the leaked photos of the Samsung Galaxy S8, it seems that the fingerprint sensor is here to stay.

You Can Now Stream Gear VR Games Onto Facebook Live
Live streaming video games isn’t anything new, and we’ve seen plenty of people do that in the past few years. However if live streaming a virtual reality (VR) game is something you are interested in, then you might be interested to learn that Oculus has recently updated its Gear VR platform with that functionality.

Analyst Predicts Weak Demand For Samsung Galaxy S8
Following the disaster of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 last year, safe to say that many are anticipating the Galaxy S8 and whether or not Samsung can rebound from last year’s snafu. However note everyone thinks that they will, or at least that’s the opinion of KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.