• Samsung Discount Offer Confirms Note 8

    Samsung Discount Offer Confirms Note 8

    Today's announcement, in Korean, indicates that the company remains committed to the Note lineup, and specifically mentions the Galaxy S8 and Note 8.To take advantage of the discount program, Note 7 owners will first have to trade in their device for a Galaxy S7.
  • Samsung Intros 8GB LPDDR4 Package With 10nm Process Technology

    Samsung Intros 8GB LPDDR4 Package With 10nm Process Technology

    The package is an “industry first,” with 8GB of LPDDR4 mobile DRAM, utilizing four of the latest 16Gb LPDDR4 memory chips and advanced 10nm-class (nanometer) process technology.According to Samsung, the intro of this package will allow mobile device makers to create even thinner devices, while not sacrificing power consumption or performance.
  • Samsung Pay Adds Three More Supported Countries, Supports In-App Payments and 'Nearby' Savings

    Samsung Pay Adds Three More Supported Countries, Supports In-App Payments and 'Nearby' Savings

    At Money 20/20 in Las Vegas, NV this week, Samsung announced Samsung Pay support for three new countries, as well as new features for users in the United States.Beginning next month, Samsung Pay users will be able to find discounts and coupons for nearby stores and restaurants through the new Deals feature within the Samsung Pay app, and redeem these deals instantly.
  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Specs Reported to Include 4K AMOLED Display, 8GB RAM

    Samsung Galaxy S8 Specs Reported to Include 4K AMOLED Display, 8GB RAM

    In wake of the Galaxy Note 7 disaster, Samsung may need to bump its launch timeline of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Edge.As of right now, rumored specifications for the Galaxy S8 Edge include a 5.
  • Samsung Gear S3 Pre-Orders Begin November 6 for $350, General Availability Starts November 18

    Samsung Gear S3 Pre-Orders Begin November 6 for $350, General Availability Starts November 18

    Introduced back in August, the Gear S3 smartwatch from Samsung finally had its US availability announced this morning, with pre-orders set to begin on November 6.For those interested in getting a bit of hands-on time before ordering, general availability is scheduled for November 18.
  • Samsung Galaxy S8 to Feature AI Assistant

    Samsung Galaxy S8 to Feature AI Assistant

    Following last month's acquisition of artificial intelligence company Viv Labs (co-founded by the creators of Apple's Siri), Samsung is expected to integrate its new conversational user interface into future Galaxy smartphones.Little is known, meanwhile, about the Galaxy S8—including when it will arrive.
  • Galaxy S7 Nougat Beta Starts November 9 in the US for Select Carrier Models

    Galaxy S7 Nougat Beta Starts November 9 in the US for Select Carrier Models

    According to FAQ for Samsung’s Galaxy Beta Program, the previously reported Nougat beta update for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge will go live on November 9 (this Wednesday) in the US and UK.On that date, users should be able to install the Galaxy Beta Program app from the Galaxy Apps store and sign-up for the test.
  • Report: Samsung to Launch AI Digital Assistant on Galaxy S8

    Report: Samsung to Launch AI Digital Assistant on Galaxy S8

    Following the announcement that Samsung would be acquiring Viv, an AI platform, it’s now being reported that the company will incorporate a digital assistant into next year’s Galaxy S8.Powered by none other than Viv, it’s expected that this assistant will be much like Apple’s Siri and Google’s Assistant.
  • Samsung: No Seriously, We're Really Sorry About the Note 7 Thing

    Samsung: No Seriously, We're Really Sorry About the Note 7 Thing

    For this we are truly sorry," the ad said.We will listen to you, learn from this and act in a way that allows us to earn back your trust," Lee said.
  • T-Mobile Offering Samsung Galaxy S7 BOGO Deal This Weekend

    T-Mobile Offering Samsung Galaxy S7 BOGO Deal This Weekend

    Those who go to T-Mobile's store or website this weekend and buy a Galaxy S7 with the company's Equipment Installment Plan can receive a second Galaxy S7 for free.The deal is available to current T-Mobile subscribers as well as those switching from another carrier.
  • Report: Galaxy S8 to Come in Two Large Models, One With 6.2" Bezel-Less Display

    Report: Galaxy S8 to Come in Two Large Models, One With 6.2" Bezel-Less Display

    According to the latest report out of South Korea, the Galaxy S8 from Samsung will be made available in two display sizes; one with a 5.With the removal of the home button, it should be expected that we might see on-screen buttons, instead of Samsung’s long-standing capacitive keys.
  • Samsung Galaxy Beta Program Nougat Update Sign-Up is Live!

    Samsung Galaxy Beta Program Nougat Update Sign-Up is Live!

    It’s November 9, so that means Samsung has launched its Nougat beta for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.As a reminder, the Nougat beta from the Samsung Beta Program in the US is only available to the S7 and S7 Edge on Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint.
  • Try Android Nougat With Samsung's Galaxy Beta Program

    Try Android Nougat With Samsung's Galaxy Beta Program

    The program is now open to Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge users in the US, UK, and Korea, and will soon expand to China, but it won't work if you have the Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Games Limited Edition or Galaxy S7 edge Injustice Edition phones.During the Galaxy Beta Program period, participants will be able to test Android 7.
  • Samsung Eyes Car Market With $8B Harman Buy

    Samsung Eyes Car Market With $8B Harman Buy

    The deal will give Samsung a leg up in the connected car market: Harman's infotainment, telematics, and security systems are embedded in more than 30 million vehicles.But more than just automotive dividends, it provides Samsung with access to audio brands including JBL, Harman Kardon, and Bang & Olufsen, as well as Harman's 8,000 software designers and engineers working on Internet of Things devices.
  • Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.
  • Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.
  • Samsung: Galaxy S7s Are Not Exploding

    Samsung: Galaxy S7s Are Not Exploding

    Isolated reports of Samsung's flagship Galaxy S7 smartphone exploding have not been confirmed, according to the Korean tech giant.As Samsung continues to deal with the aftermath of its decision to end production of the Galaxy Note 7 following multiple fires and explosions, some Galaxy S7 users have reported their devices are also exploding.
  • Verizon Black Friday Deals 2016

    Verizon Black Friday Deals 2016

    Yesterday, we highlighted one of the Verizon Black Friday deals for 2016, which included Google’s Pixel phone for as low as $10 per month.Today, Verizon pushed out their whole list of Black Friday deals and I think you’ll want to take a look.
  • Cyber Monday Is Bigger Than One Day

    Cyber Monday Is Bigger Than One Day

    Although online retailers on Monday offered deals to jumpstart the online holiday shopping season, Cyber Monday as a one-day event could be losing some of its attraction.However, many online-only retailers, including Amazon, have started to offer pre-Cyber Monday sales to compete with the traditional Black Friday in-store shopping madness.
  • Samsung Floats Possibility of Split

    Samsung Floats Possibility of Split

    Depending on the findings, Samsung may create a holding company structure and might list its shares on additional international exchanges.Although Samsung appears to have raised the possibility of altering its chaebol structure, a split is unlikely, said Barry Randall, chief investment officer at Crabtree Asset Management.