Mobile Updates

Samsung Tipped to Launch Answer to Apple’s Live Photos With Galaxy S7

South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung is reportedly planning to launch its answer to Apple’s Live Photos, which was introduced with the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. The new feature is said to be set to debut with the upcoming Galaxy S7 flagship. According to a report citing an unnamed Samsung software engineer, the […]

Tech Updates

What are the ingredients to the smart kitchen?

I returned from my first CES exhausted and underwhelmed. I spent a week walking miles (so said my FitBit) of exhibit space to explore the newest tech products with an eye on cooking gadgets. Other than the addition of Wi-Fi to some Samsung and Whirlpool ranges, there were slim pickings for new innovations in cooking. But […]

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Samsung’s new metal Galaxy A phones don’t run Android 6.0

Samsung is kicking off the new year with updates to three of its midrange Android smartphones. Available later this month, the metal-and-glass versions of the Galaxy A3, A5 and A7 for 2016 have the look of a premium phone but without the cost — or hardware chops — of a flagship model. Instead, they’re made […]

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Samsung will mass produce Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 chips

Samsung has said it will mass produce Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 820 mobile processors using its 14-nanometre chip production technology. Samsung said in a statement the manufacturing technology used for the chips was the same as one being used for its new Exynos processors. The South Korean firm did not elaborate further or reveal the value of […]

iOS

iPhone 7 to feature flexible OLED display made by Samsung

Industry insiders are claiming that Samsung Display has agreed to a deal with Apple to make flexible OLED displays for the iPhone 7. Samsung Display is reportedly reaching out to multiple display technology companies in South Korea to acquire the resources and technology required to fulfill such a massive order from Apple. The deal will […]

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Samsung Galaxy J1 2016 model quietly goes on sale

Not every new smartphone if lucky enough to have a big launch party thrown for it, those things are expensive after all. Perhaps hoping to save itself a few much needed pennies,Samsung has just quietly launched a 2016 revision to its entry level Galaxy J1 smartphone. Just like its predecessor, the budget nature of the […]

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@evleaks suggests there will be a S7 edge+ version after all

The new Galaxy S7 flagships from Samsung are right around the corner, but up until now we have only been talking about two models like last year, the regular Galaxy S7 and a slightly larger S7 edge with a curved display. Leakster @evleaks has now suggested that Samsung will actually be launching three models, throwing […]

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The Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 will be made by… Samsung

While usually seen as competitors, Qualcomm and Samsung are about to embark on a very cozy trip to your smartphone’s innards. Samsung has just announced mass production of their 14nm LPP(Low-Power Plus) has begun. As expected, this technology will be embedded right into Samsung’s upcoming Exynos 8 Octaprocessor, but it won’t be the only one rocking all […]

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Samsung Electronics Reaches Partial Agreement With Sick Workers

Samsung Electronics reached a partial agreement on workplace safety with sickened workers and their families, nearly a decade after the death of a 22-year-old chip worker from leukemia galvanized concern about conditions in South Korea’s semiconductor industry. The South Korean company and Banolim, which is the main advocacy group for sick workers, along with another […]

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Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) Leaked in Press Images

The anticipated successor to the popular Samsung Galaxy J1, tipped to be called the Galaxy J1 (2016), has once again been leaked in images on the Web. While in the previous leaks we have seen the unannounced smartphone in its Black colour variant, the new leaked image shows the handset in two additional colour variants. […]