SAMSUNG

August 7th, 2013

Samsung Galaxy S4 Smartphone Review

Samsung’s latest flagship, the Galaxy S4 is the quintessential superphone.  It has a large, 5″ AMOLED screen, an ultra fast CPU / GPU combination and more features than we can hope to cover.  It really is one of the best smartphones around.

May 9th, 2013

Samsung’s Galaxy S4 Costs $237 to Build

Early reports from market consultancy IHS show Samsung’s new Galaxy S4 has a bill of materials of $237. Although the full report won’t be released until the close of business Thursday, IHS released some information to the web late Wednesday. In comparison to the Galaxy S4’s $237 cost of materials, Samsung’s Galaxy Note costs $270, [...]

March 14th, 2013

Samsung Announces the Galaxy S4

Samsung officially announced the Galaxy S4 Thursday at an event in New York’s Radio City Music Hall. According to Samsung, the phone will be launched in late-April rolled out across different countries and carriers over the quarter. Depending on the region, the phone will ship with a Samsung Exynos 5 or Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro [...]

March 1st, 2013

Judge Cuts Apple v. Samsung Award by 40 Percent

The damages Samsung was set to pay Apple have been reduced by 40 percent after a California judge ruled that the award was calculated on “impermissible legal theory.” Apple was awarded approximately $1.05 billion in damages from Samsung after a jury ruled in August that Samsung had infringed upon its patents. This new ruling means [...]

February 25th, 2013

Samsung Galaxy 4 to be Announced March 14

Samsung confirmed today that it would be formally announcing the Galaxy S4 at an event in New York City on March 14. The Samsung Galaxy S3 was first announced last year at an event in London. The U.S launch of the Galaxy S4 was upon requests from U.S carriers. While Samsung has yet to announce [...]

January 11th, 2013

Samsung Expresses Doubts About Windows RT

Microsoft’s efforts to put its Windows ecosystem on ARM has hit another roadblock with a major OEM claiming it was planning on skipping the U.S market in its launch of Windows RT devices. According to CNET, Samsung won’t be launching its Qualcomm-powered Windows RT Ativ Tab in the United States and does currently not have [...]

January 10th, 2013

Samsung’s New Exynos 5 Octa to Target Tegra 4 & Snapdragon 800

Confirming several months of rumors, Samsung has announced their Exynos 5 Octa, an eight core powerhouse which may be the new top dog in the smartphone processor wars. After announcements from Qualcomm (Snapdragon 600 & 800) and NVIDIA (Tegra 4), it was only a matter of time until Samsung issued their own broadside in an [...]

January 3rd, 2013

Samsung Updates Series 7 Line

CES has yet to kick off, but Samsung has already updated its Series 7 laptop line with two announcements: new entries to the line called Chronos and Ultra. Samsung’s Chronos weighs in at 5.8 pounds and has a 15.6-inch touch screen display. comes with a 2.4 GHz Intel Core i7 processor and an AMD Radeon [...]

January 3rd, 2013

Samsung Hypes Mystery TV to be Unveiled at CES

With the Samsung Galaxy S4 a confirmed no-show at CES, many were wondering what the Korean gadget-giant would bring to next week’s big tent tech expo — until late yesterday. In a post short on details on its Samsung Tomorrow blog, an image posted by the company appears to hint that its brining a translucent [...]

December 20th, 2012

‘Pinch to Zoom’ Patent Facing Review by USPTO

Officials at the US Patent and Trade Office declared Wednesday that another strategic Apple patent should not have been awarded to the company. This is the third Apple patent post-Apple v. Samsung to be tentatively rejected by the USPTO following an “ex parte” request for re-examination. In a letter to Apple and Samsung dated December [...]