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Samsung Galaxy S4 New Features Explained!

Chances are fairly good that by now you know whether or not you’re excited about the Samsung Galaxy S4, especially if you’ve checked out our review. But, you might still be curious.<p>Our Joe Hindy covered most of the big features coming to the Galaxy S4 a while back, but we hadn’t had a chance to get …

LG Optimus G Pro vs Galaxy Note 2: by the numbers

The two South Korean heavyweights LG and Samsung both have large screen phones on the market. LG, who is playing catchup, has the 5.5 inch, full HD LG Optimus G Pro while Samsung offers the 5.5 inch 720p Samsung Galaxy Note II. Samsung got to the market first with the Note II while the Optimus G …

Samsung 9,000 mAh external battery pack - lots of juice for lots of dollars

Here's a quick look at the Samsung 9000 mAh external battery pack that came out this spring and is currently available from the fine folks at …

HTC One HDR microphone removed by the company from specs list

The HTC One HDR microphone, which caused quite a stir a while back, has been quietly removed from the spec list on HTC’s website, as noted by a forum member at <i>XDA Developers</i>. A quick check will indeed show that “HDR microphone” is no longer there, and if you have been observing smartphone …

Samsung Galaxy S4 Review

It was the release of Samsung’s Galaxy S I9000 in August 2010 that made me want to pursue technology writing full-time. While the device’s hardware …

Analyst Claims Larger iPhone 6 Coming in Summer 2014

Piper Jefferies analyst Peter Misek thinks Apple will increase the iPhone’s screen size with the launch of the iPhone 6, which he expects to arrive …

Mobile Technology

Fido BlackBerry Q10 and Samsung Galaxy S4 prices

Fido is one of the carriers that will be launching the BlackBerry Q10 and Samsung Galaxy S4 this week. Both vastly different devices and they’ve now …

New BlackBerry Q10 lands in Toronto first

BlackBerry users hoping to get their hands on the latest version of the keyboard smartphone will have to wait a couple more days — if they live …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

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Canadians who pre-ordered the Samsung Galaxy S4 start receiving their device

Samsung Canada stated this past Friday that “due to overwhelming global demand of Samsung GALAXY S4, the initial supply may be limited.” This news …

Samsung TecTiles 2 announced, replaces original NFC tag

Samsung is announcing a new version of its NFC tag that is compatible with the Galaxy S4. Its TecTile tag was a fun way to add functionality to a …

Rumor: Galaxy Note 3 specs include 5.99-inch display, Exynos 5 Octa CPU and 3GB of RAM

<i>Galaxy S4 (left) vs Galaxy Note 2 (right)</i><p>A new rumor reveals certain specs for the upcoming third-generation Galaxy Note model, although we’re yet to see the device confirmed by Samsung.<p>The report mentions the display, processor and RAM for the Galaxy Note 3, but also other specs details, as …

LG Optimus F5 ready to launch globally, starting with France on April 29

LG on Sunday announced that its Optimus F5 (also known as the Verizon Lucid 2) smartphone will launch globally starting with France on April 29.<p>In addition to France, the LG Optimus F5 will also be released in a variety of other markets in the coming weeks, including South and Central America, Asia …

Top Canadian stories from the past week, plus other news from around the web

The Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One and the BlackBerry Q10 all were hot topics, plus we saw a few older Android devices get bumped up to Jelly Bean. Below …

White BlackBerry Z10 now in stock at WIND

Last month WIND Mobile placed the white BlackBerry Z10 on their site as available, but quickly removed it as inventory reportedly sold out. Now, …

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs. HTC One: Which has the better 1080p display?

There’s a new standard in town and devices like the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 are leading the way. Full HD screens are to smartphones in 2013 …