Category archive: Samsung

Samsung’s new Galaxy Gear ad tries to help you with the ladies, but misses the obvious

Samsung's new Galaxy Gear ad tries to help you with the ladies, but misses the obvious

While I enjoy a tech ad as much as the next guy, the latest ad for Samsung’s Galaxy Gear smartwatch is a bit over the top, and it paints Samsung’s other products in a negative light. Here’s the ad: The ad prominently features two men trying to pick up the same woman, first on the…

AT&T announces Galaxy S4 pricing; 16GB for $200, 32GB for $250

AT&T announces Galaxy S4 pricing; 16GB for $200, 32GB for $250

Image Credit: Engadget Just one day after AT&T announced pricing and availability for HTC’s flagship One phone, the company released similar information for the Samsung Galaxy S4. AT&T originally indicated the S4 would retail for $250, though that price point is reserved for the higher-capacity 32GB version of the device. A 16GB S4 will also…

Report: Samsung hopping on the connected watch bandwagon

Report: Samsung hopping on the connected watch bandwagon

It is becoming more apparent that smartwatches will emerge as a prominent connected technology in 2013. The Pebble watch, which rose to become the biggest Kickstarter project in 2012, is now finally making its way onto consumer wrists, and with it consumers are finally seeing the benefits of a wearable connected device. Apple and Samsung…

Samsung unveils Galaxy S 4 at boring NYC event

Samsung unveils Galaxy S 4 at boring NYC event

Image Credit: Engadget There’s hype, and then there’s hype. In the days leading up to the Galaxy S 4 launch in New York City, the hype for the device was through the roof, despite accurate leaks hitting the airwaves as much as weeks prior to the event. Samsung has become so synonymous with Android that…

LG ad attempts to steal the spotlight from Samsung’s Galaxy S IV

LG ad attempts to steal the spotlight from Samsung's Galaxy S IV

When it comes to Android smartphones, Samsung is the undisputed king of the hill. Companies like HTC, Motorola, Sony and others are releasing devices with specs and features that mirror the Galaxy line of devices, though in the end, more consumers choose the Galaxy over any other Android handset. This trend has largely been attributed…

For HTC, the time for action is now as sales approach pre-Android levels

For HTC, the time for action is now as sales approach pre-Android levels

The HTC One, which the company unveiled back on February 19th, is likely to be the best Android phone of the first half of 2013. HTC has been in this position before; the HTC One X and subsequent One X+ were both widely heralded smartphones, made from top-notch materials which gave the device a premium…

Samsung teases Galaxy S IV with new video, preps for March 14th launch

Samsung teases Galaxy S IV with new video, preps for March 14th launch

We’ve said it before and we’ll likely be saying it for quite a while. If you own an Android smartphone, chances are it’s a Samsung Galaxy. Samsung’s Galaxy S III was the best-selling Android smartphone of 2012, and on March 14th the company will unveil the next in the line of Galaxy, the Galaxy S…

Samsung unveils Wallet application: Blatant Passbook ripoff, or inevitable lookalike?

Samsung unveils Wallet application: Blatant Passbook ripoff, or inevitable lookalike?

Image Credit: The Next Web Samsung and Apple are no strangers in the courtroom. The two companies have exchanged patent infringement suits over the past several years, with the most notable victory for Apple coming by way of a $1 billion+ award granted to Apple in the U.S. in 2012. While subsequent rulings have called…

Samsung plans to unveil 8″ Galaxy Note tablet at MWC, but is there a market for it?

Samsung plans to unveil 8" Galaxy Note tablet at MWC, but is there a market for it?

Samsung’s Galaxy Note series has blurred the line between smartphone and tablet. The original Galaxy Note featured a massive (at the time) 5.3″ display complete with flagship Galaxy S II internal components and S-Pen functionality, a stylus plus digitizer combo that made the Note a productivity machine. Samsung’s Note II bumped the screen size up…

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