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This Samsung patent could reveal the Gear S4's killer feature | Trusted Reviews

<b>Samsung has registered a patent that points to a wearable featuring a camera with an optical zoom and a digital watch strap.</b><p>Russian news outfit 3D …

Samsung DeX review: This isn't a replacement for your laptop

Admittedly, I'm in a bit of disbelief that I'm writing a review for a desktop operating system that's running off of the Galaxy S8+. Who knew this …

Photography-centric Kodak Ektra now available in the US

Back in October 2016, Kodak announced its photography-centric smartphone called Ektra. The device went on sale in a few European markets in December and was expected to arrive in the US in April. With a short delay, the Ektra is now finally available in the country.<p>The best part about it is that …

Can a $190 Tube Amp Stand Up Against the Top Audio Systems?

I have a few music tracks that are my go-to tunes when evaluating stereo systems. They’ve risen to the top not because they test different sound …

Sennheiser’s $55,000 Orpheus Headphones Are Sublimely Perfect

Halo products ­­– those fantastically expensive, low-volume showcases of technological prowess –­­ can be surprisingly polarizing endeavors for a …

Sennheiser Keeps Up The Momentum With In-Ear Wireless Earphones That Are Perfect For Apple Devices

With the disappearance of the headphone jack from some smartphones, it looks like we’re being pushed towards using wireless headphones and earphones. For many people, wireless is a question of convenience but for others the thought of limited battery life and poor Bluetooth performance makes them …

Apple's new campus has just about everything, except day care

Apple's flashy new $5 billion campus, one of the last projects worked on by company co-founder Steve Jobs before his death, has custom-built door handles, thousands of trees and a 100,000-square-foot fitness and wellness facility that boasts a two-story yoga room covered in custom distressed …

Child Care

Samsung rumored to resell Note 7 as 'Fandom Edition' phones

In a move to make lemonade out of lemons, Samsung may sell refurbished editions of its infamous Galaxy Note 7 under a new name: the "Galaxy Note FE," or "Fandom Edition."<p>As you recall, Samsung ceased production and recalled the Note 7 (twice) after users reported in summer 2016 instances of the …

Galaxy Note

World's thinnest hologram will make screen size 'irrelevant'

A team of Australian and Chinese researchers at RMIT University in Melbourne has unveiled the world's thinnest hologram with the potential to change the way we look at technology -- quite literally.<p>The "nano-hologram" is set apart from other holograms because it can be seen without 3D goggles, and …

RMIT University

Seven things we learned about WannaCry

How much worse can all this hacking get?<p>This past week saw one of the worst cyberattacks ever, striking hospitals and businesses around the world. The attack encrypted -- or scrambled -- the files on more than 300,000 computers in 150 countries, and demanded victims pay ransom of at $300.<p>Here are …

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12 ways to improve iPad battery life

The iPad offers excellent battery life but after so many charges, battery life invariably begins to fade. How can you keep your iPad's battery running for a good, long time on a single charge? Let us count the ways:<p><b>1. Lower screen brightness</b><p>Apple states, "There are two simple ways you can preserve …

Facebook puts Messenger, Instagram notifications in one place

Facebook, the proud parent of Instagram and Messenger, wants to bring together its various apps into a more cohesive experience. The social networking site is rolling out a new feature that consolidates Facebook, Messenger and Instagram notifications on the Facebook app.<p>While this aims to encourage …

Nearly all WannaCry victims were running Windows 7

The WannaCry ransomware attack takes advantage of a vulnerability in out-of-date versions of Microsoft Windows. The worst hit so far: people using Windows 7.<p>Over the past week, the world faced one of the worst cyberattacks ever, which struck hospitals, schools and businesses around the globe. The …

BlackBerry KEYone pre-orders now live in Canada

BlackBerry’s latest flagship, the BlackBerry KEYone, is now available for pre-order in Canada. The handset is already on sale in the UK, but Rogers is ahead of the major US carriers who have yet to open pre-orders.<p>The KEYone can be picked up for zero-down on a 2-year Premium+ Tab plan or can be …

Mobile Technology

Samsung Galaxy S8 makes its way to China

Samsung has launched the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus in China. The two devices will officially go on sale on Thursday, May 25. The Galaxy S8 will be available for 5,688 yuan (around $825), while you’ll have to dish out 6,188 yuan (around $900) to get your hands on its bigger brother. Samsung will also …

Google Play can now prevent rooted users from downloading certain apps

We learned a few days ago that those with rooted devices were no longer able to download the Netflix app from the Play Store. This was suspected to be related to Netflix’s adoption of the Widevine DRM protection provided by Google. That may not actually be the case, and, even more worrying, Netflix …

Android Go is NOT a replacement for Android One

The current specs race and the bid to have computing power in our smartphones that is vastly superior to that in most of computers has proven to be a necessity when it comes to Android smartphones. For flagship devices, this is not a major problem as the large cost of the device means OEMs can …

Android News

Samsung confirms flagship smartphone release towards the year end, probably the Galaxy Note 8

The question of whether or not the Note series will continue seems to be settled with information buried deep within the <b>first quarter financial</b> …

How to use Multi Window on the Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung has been offering a Multi Window mode for several generations now, and the Galaxy S8 with its extra-tall 18.5:9 panel takes full advantage of …

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Article Contents<p>If you got a new Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus, you probably want to protect it while still having it look good. And since those phones aren't …

Oppo beats Samsung in global smartphone sales during Q1 2017

New data from Strategy Analytics points to a surprise runner-up to Apple on the list of top selling smartphone makers during the first quarter of 2017. Thanks in part to Samsung’s Note 7 misfortune, Chinese company Oppo is ranked #3 globally with its R9s smartphone.<p>Strategy Analytics shows that …

Samsung's Galaxy S8, S8 Plus Are Extremely Fragile But Inexpensive To Repair

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus both come with an all-glass design with its front and back panels covered in Gorilla Glass 5. The two handsets are …

Spotlight: China-Myanmar oil, gas project benfits both - Xinhua

by Zhuang Beining<p>YANGON, May 10 (Xinhua) -- The China-Myanmar crude oil and gas pipeline, a pioneer project of the China-proposed Belt and Road …

Mujjo is bringing its Full-Grain Leather Case for the Samsung S8/S8+

With the arrival of the newly Samsung S8/S8+, Mujjo is bringing its full-grain leather case for the occasion. We've featured them before and now they …

Samsung

Samsung Gear Fit Pro Could Be Made Official Next Week

Samsung is holding their annual Tizen developer conference next week and the company could be announcing some new devices, which may include the new …

Samsung Gear

You can now order an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8, S8 Plus

By the end of May, you'll be able to get your hands on a Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus in the US without dealing with a carrier or their preinstalled apps.<p>As of today, you can preorder the two phones exclusively through Best Buy, its retail site or Samsung.com completely unlocked from US carriers. …

Samsung Galaxy

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 review: A great tablet, if you still need one

As an owner of the iPad Pro 9.7, I found the Galaxy Tab S3 to be very familiar from the start. Compared to the iPad, the new Tab has nearly identical …

Gear & Gadgets

The Galaxy Note 7 is about to be released for the third time

After the initial launch of the Galaxy Note 7 went up in flames, Samsung recalled all the phones, “fixed” them, and put the Note 7 back on sale. When …

3 ways to take screenshots on the Galaxy S8

With no physical home button, taking screenshots on the Galaxy S8 is different from the previous model. Here are three ways to capture that screen.