Tag: Samsung

Samsung Announces The ATIV S – the First Windows 8 Phone

Samsung Announces The ATIV S – the First Windows 8 Phone

| August 29, 2012 | Reply

Windows 8 is hoping to do what WP7 could do and bring MS into the smartphone market as a major player. While many people thing that is impossible, less than 50% of all cell phones are smartphones. This leaves plenty of room for a new OS to step up. Samsung wants to be at the […]

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Watch Samsung Unveil the Galaxy Note II and Galaxy Camera [Live Stream]

Watch Samsung Unveil the Galaxy Note II and Galaxy Camera [Live Stream]

| August 29, 2012 | Reply

Samsung is set to unveil the Galaxy Note II and Galaxy Camera starting at 1PM EST. Watch the Samsung Unpacked event, live from Berlin, below.

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Samsung Unviels The New Exynos 5 Dual Mobile Processor

Samsung Unviels The New Exynos 5 Dual Mobile Processor

| August 10, 2012 | Reply

The world is just getting used to the current Exynos 4  processor that we don’t have here in the US, but Samsung is ready for a new processor. The Exynos 5 dual is an ARM Cortex A15 dual core 1.7 Ghz processor which also features a quad core Mali-T604 GPU. This will allow a screen […]

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Apple “could not have sold a single iPhone without the benefit of Samsung‘s patented technology” Samsung Says

Apple “could not have sold a single iPhone without the benefit of Samsung‘s patented technology” Samsung Says

| July 25, 2012 | Reply

Samsung is getting sued all the time all over the place. Over and over again we see a new lawsuit or ban brought on from Apple claiming Samsung “stole” their designs and ideas. The Wall Street Journal posted some of Samsung’s statements in regards to their thoughts on Apple. Samsung is fighting to keep their […]

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10 Million Samsung Galaxy S3 Units Sold Already

10 Million Samsung Galaxy S3 Units Sold Already

| July 22, 2012 | Reply

Senior Samsung executive, Shin Jong-Kyun, commented to reporters today that the company “has appeared to sell over 10 million units”. With the release of the phone on most carriers around the world as the same device and a multi carrier launch on the four major US cellular networks, this should come as no surprise. Samsung […]

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Samsung Galaxy S3 4.1 Jelly Bean Update May Come As Soon As August [rumor]

Samsung Galaxy S3 4.1 Jelly Bean Update May Come As Soon As August [rumor]

| July 20, 2012 | Reply

It appears Samsung is fast at work to make sure Galaxy S3 owners get the latest version of Android on their phones. Rumors have the phone already testing Android 4.1 internally and could be out as soon as August or September. This, of course, would apply to the international version, as most US carriers will […]

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Verizon’s Galaxy S3 Comes With A Locked Bootloader. Root, A Workaround, And Verizon S3 Source Code Already Released

Verizon’s Galaxy S3 Comes With A Locked Bootloader. Root, A Workaround, And Verizon S3 Source Code Already Released

| July 9, 2012 | Reply

  When people started to receive their shiny new Verizon S3 it came with a bit of a surprise. A locked bootloader. It didn’t take very long for the interwebs to blow up in anger over this and for many Android specific websites to start reporting false information that the bootloader was encrypted. Not long […]

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Sales Ban For the Galaxy Nexus Temporarily Lifted

Sales Ban For the Galaxy Nexus Temporarily Lifted

| July 6, 2012 | Reply

The ban on sales for the Galaxy Nexus has a temporary lift until at least July 12th when Apple is expected to supply the court with additional information pertinent to the ban. By then, the software update that will end the ban should be in place and uploaded to devices. So this will end up […]

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Samsung Factory Restore Image Leaked For Verizon S3

Samsung Factory Restore Image Leaked For Verizon S3

| July 6, 2012 | Reply

When you get a brand new phone one of the first things you want to do is root the device. When a phone is new to the market this is a little bit scarier because there is no way to go back to stock. If you end up with an issue and need repair on […]

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HTC Second Quarter Earnings Aren’t So Good

HTC Second Quarter Earnings Aren’t So Good

| July 6, 2012 | Reply

Just off the heels of record profits news from Samsung, HTC had to come out and let everyone know they had about a 58% loss in profits. Net income in Q2 for HTC was just $247 million. Last year HTC made about $586 million in the same time frame. HTC chalks the loss up to […]

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