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The Galaxy S8 will be Samsung's biggest test ever

Everything to prove, everything to lose<p>You know what's coming tomorrow, you've known and waited for it for months now. Samsung's 2017 flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8, will be officially announced, and one of the most critical periods in the company's history will begin. The phone Samsung …

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Samsung Galaxy S8 launch: Watch it live here Wednesday, 8 a.m. PT

Samsung is finally launching the Galaxy S8 phone. Watch the event as it unfolds in real time.<p>It's finally happening.<p>The Samsung Galaxy S8 is being officially unveiled on Wednesday in New York. For Samsung, the stakes are huge: After the Galaxy Note 7 battery fire fiasco, this is the company's …

Samsung Unpacked Is Tomorrow And The Galaxy S8 Will Bring Something Special

Samsung’s Unpacked 2017 event in New York City is set to kick off tomorrow and it’s no mystery at this point that the big unveil will be Samsung’s “next Galaxy,” the Galaxy S8 and potentially the Galaxy S8 Plus. So much has leaked about the device(s) that much may be already known about Samsung’s …

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Specs: Leaked Images Review Ahead Of Unpacked

The Galaxy S8 smartphone will be officially unveiled Wednesday; however, images of the device have made it all over the internet. Between live leaks …

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Samsung store suffers fire mishap a day before Galaxy S8 launch

Samsung has had a lot of trouble with fire and the bad luck has continued after a blaze at a store in Singapore ahead of the launch of its flagship Galaxy S8.<p>After the South Korean company had to issue a global recall of the fire-prone Galaxy Note 7, it has had to deal with a small stockroom blaze, …

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Samsung is building 4K LED movie theater screens

Movie theater projectors might soon have some competition from a big name in the display business. Samsung unveiled its new Cinema Screen today, which is an LED, 4096 x 2160 (4K) resolution screen designed specifically for theaters. The 34-foot screen delivers High Dynamic Range content and can …

Movies

Pre-order Galaxy S8 from our selected partners and receive a special gift!

Samsung is finally going to unveil the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ tomorrow and it’s also going to confirm the official pricing and availability details …

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In one final nod to the Note 7, a Samsung store just caught fire

Samsung just can’t catch a break when it comes to fire. After Galaxy Note 7 battery fires forced the company to discontinue the handset shortly after …

Should you get the Galaxy S8 or wait until the Pixel 2?

Lots to talk about. Let's chat in the forums!<p>Android Central is two things (well, it's many thing, but it's also two things): the feed, and all the …

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Flexible OLED panel revenues to surpass those of rigid OLED panels

According to the latest data, revenues from flexible OLED display panels could soon surpass revenues from rigid OLED display panels.<p>People have been talking about flexible displays for as long as I can remember. While they do exist in the form of curved displays, they were never quite present in …

All the Galaxy S8 questions we want answered (The 3:59, Ep. 201)

Will the Galaxy S8 blow us away? We do one final preview show before the big day. Also, we geek out over the new "Spider-Man: Homecoming" trailer!<p>Samsung is set to reveal the Galaxy S8 on Wednesday, and we've got some questions.<p>A day before the event in New York, we discuss what we hope the …

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Conversing with your fridge: Samsung showcases S Voice

Imagine you are in the middle of cooking dinner at home when suddenly you remember the nearly empty carton of milk for your son. All you need to do …

Automation

How Samsung Plans to Make Galaxy S8 Safe

The Galaxy S8 looks like it will be very sleek, but Samsung will need to convince shoppers that its new handset is safer than its Galaxy Note 7, …

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Track your workouts with the Samsung Gear Fit 2, now $50 off from Amazon

Activity trackers have become some of the most popular smart devices in recent years with makers like Fitbit and Garmin releasing a wide array of …

Wearable Tech

Samsung unveils new cinema theater screen with support for HDR and 4K

Samsung might be better known for its excellent smartphones and television sets, but its latest initiative takes aim at the movie industry. The company has unveiled its brand-new ‘Cinema Screen’ specifically designed for cinema theaters.<p>As the first-ever theater-sized High Dynamic Range LED …

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HTC U, aka Ocean, tipped for early May global release with Edge Sense and SD835

The (as-yet) uncrowned king of mobile leaks has just “cranked it up to 11” after completely blowing the Samsung Galaxy S8’s cover… time and time …

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Andy Rubin Teases New Essential Smartphone

We heard last week that Softbank had pulled their investment from Andy Rubin’s Essential smartphone company and now the Android creator has teased …

The coming HTC U handset will have one very innovative feature

Some new info about the coming flagship phone HTC U has leaked out. The handset codenamed "Ocean" will feature Sense 9 and a touch-sensitive frame …

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LA Galaxy, USMNT midfielder Sebastian Lletget out 4-6 months

LA Galaxy and U.S. men's national team midfielder Sebastian Lletget will miss the next 4-6 months because of a tackle that knocked him out of the …

Sports

Samsung steps out of comfort zone with smartphone launch

The mobile giant's newest release will look and operate very differently from models past. The Verge's Jacob Kastrenakes reports.

Fidgi Pen 7-Feature Fidget Pen

Keep your idle hands from getting up to no good with the Fidgi Pen 7-Feature Fidget Pen. Disguised as a writing tool, this toy offers endless …

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Samsung store catches fire -- right before Galaxy S8 reveal

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Latest Gear S3 classic and frontier update brings new features and improvements

Samsung is rolling out a new firmware update for the Gear S3 classic and Gear S3 frontier smartwatches today. Firmware version <b>R770XXU2BQC5</b> and</b> …

Wearable Tech

Samsung patents secondary dial display on smartwatch, another use for flexible displays

Up until this time, we are still waiting for Samsung to go big on announcing a product utilizing its numerous patents relating to flexible displays. …

Wearable Tech

Never worry about protecting your Pixel XL screen again

It’s not very common, of course, but there are a few mobile accessories out there that haven’t really done their job until they break. And once they …

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HTC U: with Snapdragon 835 to compete with Galaxy S8

<b>HTC can not equip the Snapdragon 835 on the HTC U Ultra, but would reserve this processor to launch a HTC U in May to compete with the S8.</b><p>The history …

Phones

The business wrap: Centre imposes 10% tax on wheat, tur dal imports, and 6 other top stories

In other headlines: Sensex and Nifty ended on a positive note, and Samsung said it plans to sell 3 million refurbished Galaxy Note7 phones.<p>A look at …

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Seoul shares open higher on Samsung Electronics

South Korean stocks opened higher Tuesday, backed by a bullish start of market behemoth Samsung Electronics Co. and chemical companies, analysts said.<p>…

Stocks

10nm chip production rumored to hobble Galaxy S8 supply

It’ll take another half-year before we see first availability of the iPhone 8, iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus, all packed with the 10nm power of the …

iPhone

When Will Apple's Smartglasses Arrive?

Apple accelerates development of smartglasses.<p>Apple A11 SOC production to start in April at TSMC.<p>Samsung gives new meaning to the term …

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