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Samsung teases 'amazing' camera in new flagship phone

A month ago, I wrote about the iPhone's camera and how instrumental it is to many of the things that make that bestselling device so appealing. Today, Apple's most direct competitor, Samsung, has reiterated its long history of developing cameraphones and promised to deliver nothing less than "the …

How to Do Levitation Photography: A Tutorial

As a part of a personal 50/50 project (a photo a day for 50 days with a 50mm lens), I tried my first attempts at levitation photography and had a lot …

Samsung rolls out Lollipop update for the Galaxy Note 4 (SM-N910C) in Poland!

Today is the day, Galaxy Note 4 owners! Samsung has finally started updating its latest phablet flagship to Android 5.0 Lollipop, with the update …

Galaxy Note

Samsung's TVs aren't the only devices listening to you

Dozens of reports have trickled out in the past few days about how Samsung's SmartTV voice command feature can listen in on private conversations, …

Smart TV

Samsung to invest nearly $4 billion into producing new OLED panels

Samsung Display has plans to invest $3.6 billion (4 trillion won) into making OLED panels as its parent company looks at ways to offset the drop in …

Samsung to outwit Apple with 3-sided Galaxy S6 screen and all-metal enclosure?

Bloomberg is reporting Wednesday that Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S6 flagship smartphone, developed under the “Project Zero” codename, will come in two …

Samsung Smart TVs Showing Adverts In Peoples Own Content

We just heard an official statement from Samsung on their Smart TVs listening to peoples conversations, and now it would appear that there is anther …

Samsung

Samsung starts rolling out Lollipop to the Galaxy Note 4

Samsung has today kicked off the rollout of Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Galaxy Note 4. The update has been spotted in Poland and is based on Android …

Samsung's next flagship phone will combine metal back with three-sided screen, says Bloomberg

Corroborating rumors and speculation ahead of the next Galaxy S release, Bloomberg today reports that Samsung's upcoming flagship Android smartphone will come in two variants, one of which will feature a dual curved-edge display. Both are said to have "all-metal bodies" and will apparently retain …

Samsung TVs freak users out by inserting ads into movies

You're used to ads in regular TV programming, but what would you say if your smart TV started inserting ads into videos you own?<p>This is exactly what …

Samsung

Samsung Said To Be Prepping Galaxy Phone With Three-Sided Screen

Rumours have been swirling for some time that Samsung is getting ready to launch a phone with a screen that stretches over the side of the device, and now another report indicates such a device is indeed being prepped for launch next month.<p>Samsung will upgrade its flagship Galaxy range by unveiling …

Samsung's Galaxy S6 will have a wrap-around display, says Bloomberg

Samsung thinks the unusual curved screen adorning its Galaxy Note Edge is the way to combat its sliding smartphone fortunes, according to a report from <i>Bloomberg</i>. It said the Korean company will release a 5.1-inch Galaxy S6 that will curve down both sides of the screen, rather than just the right …

Galaxy Note

Samsung's smart TVs are inserting unwanted ads into users' own movies

Samsung's smart TVs have already come under fire this week for a poorly worded privacy policy that apparently let the devices listen in on owners' conversations. Now, there are reports that the sets are inserting ads "every 20-30 minutes" into users' own, locally stored content. There's been a …

Samsung bets on OLED as smartphone sales decline

It's easy to forget that Samsung is a multi-tentacled company that builds much more than TVs and phones. For instance, it manufactures CPUs for arch-foe Apple and makes small-to-medium OLED panels for various companies, not just its own mobile division. According to <i>Reuters</i>, Samsung will invest …

Galaxy Note

Samsung's Troubles Prove Smart TVs Are Dumb

The big problem with smart TVs isn’t that they interrupt your viewing with ads or listen to your private conversations like a horrible corporate-branded take on <i>Nineteen Eighty-Four’s</i> telescreens. It’s that they’re unnecessary. They’re the product of companies jostling to remain relevant and …