Tag Archives: Samsung

  • Samsung exec poses one of the most important questions of modern life

    You use your smartphone 24/7 — but when was the last time you really stopped to appreciate its less… sexy aspects? We rave and worship over screen resolution, biometric scanners and high-powered cameras, but there’s so much more that goes into your smartphone. That being so, Samsung Marketing VP Justin Denison asked the age-old question […]

  • Samsung avoids the explosive elephant in the room

    Samsung’s big Unpacked event in New York City today was focused squarely on unveiling the new Galaxy S8, but there was a specter hanging over the proceedings: the explosive legacy of the Galaxy Note 7. The fate of the Note 7 is a topic Samsung hasn’t been able to shake, as much as the company […]

  • Samsung’s Galaxy S8 has a killer feature that nobody’s talking about

    Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is packed full of awesome new features like the new larger screen, face recognition and Bixby AI assistant. But there’s one pretty killer feature on the phone Samsung didn’t bother to mention at its Unpacked event on Wednesday. That feature: a built-in GIF maker. It’s not like the Smart Select GIF maker […]

  • Here’s what the Samsung Galaxy S8 will cost you in Australia

    So perhaps you’ve already been entranced by the bevelled edges of the Samsung Galaxy S8and marvelled at its inclusion of a headphone jack — among other things. The phone’s release is a big test for Samsung, marking its first phone release since the infamous Note 7 explosion which ended in the line’s demise. In Australia, […]

  • 5 THINGS SAMSUNG’S BIXBY ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE SERVICE WILL DO

    Could artificial intelligence make devices easier to use? According to Samsung, it sure can, and that’s what it the company out to prove with its Bixby AI service. Bixby is being loaded on the Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones, which were announced on Tuesday. Bixby is an agent that can help the smartphones talk, recommend, […]

  • 5 things Samsung’s Bixby A.I. service will do

    Could artificial intelligence make devices easier to use? According to Samsung, it sure can, and that’s what it the company out to prove with its Bixby AI service. Bixby is being loaded on the Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones, which were announced on Wednesday. Bixby is an agent that can help the smartphones talk, recommend […]

  • Samsung may retake momentum with the S8 smartphone

    Samsung has a lot riding on its next smartphone, the Galaxy S8, which debuts on Wednesday at an event in New York City. Reports on new features of the S8 have been unusually abundant. Many of the reports were confirmed by Computerworld with seven industry insiders who spoke on the condition they not be named. […]

  • Samsung might have just confirmed Bixby, the next ridiculously-named AI assistant

    We’ve gotten used to calling on Siri, Cortana and Google to answer questions, give directions and tell really bad jokes — and it looks like yet another oddly-named digital assistant is about to join the roster. According to a screenshot of the Korean version of Samsung Pay’s beta page captured by SamMobile Monday, Samsung’s upcoming […]

  • Samsung Galaxy S7 edge getting Blue Coral color option in the US

    When Samsung introduced the Galaxy Note 7, it also debuted a new Blue Coral color option that combined blue front and back panels with a gold frame. That color appeared to die with the discontinuation of the Note 7, but Samsung has confirmed that Blue Coral will live on with another device. The Samsung Galaxy […]

  • Samsung’s Gear S3 watches are more elegant (and rugged) than ever

    Samsung’s Gear S2 was far from perfect, but it was still a big step forward for the company’s smartwatch ambitions. At last: a Tizen-powered wearable with a decent selection of apps and a control scheme focused on a rotating bezel that bordered on brilliant. Samsung couldn’t let that progress go untouched, so it just pulled […]

  • Samsung to Ship High-End ‘Veyron’ Android Flip Phone Soon

    Although flip phones may have never quite recaptured the cachet they enjoyed during the Motorola Razr’s heyday, Samsung made an impressive argument for their relevance last year with its release of its high-end SM-W2016 Android-powered flip phone. Now, it appears that Samsung plans to launch its successor, the SM-W2017 (codenamed ‘Veyron’), in stores later this […]

  • SAMSUNG GEAR ICONX FIRST LOOK REVIEW : GATECRASHING THE FITNESS HEARABLE PARTY

    Samsung loves to jump on trends early so it wasn’t all that surprising it decided to get a piece of the hearable action before its rivals by unveiling the Gear IconX alongside its Gear Fit2 fitness tracker. The $199 pair of truly wireless earbuds is being dubbed fitness buds by Samsung and includes a built-in […]