One lucky guy already got his Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, and he has videos to prove it
Feb29

One lucky guy already got his Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, and he has videos to prove it

Even though Samsung’s Galaxy S7 Edge is officially hitting stores on March 11, some customers who have pre-ordered the device are reporting their phone is on its way, or it already arrived. One Reddit user from Finland says he had received his S7 Edge on Saturday, claiming he received it through the regular channels, after renewing his mobile contract and pre-ordering the phone as part of the same deal. Even better, he already...

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Samsung gives you more options with its Edge displays
Feb15

Samsung gives you more options with its Edge displays

Samsung gives you more options with its Edge displays When Samsung introduced the Galaxy Note Edge, we weren’t sure if its sloping display was a gimmick or a glimpse at the company’s future. Turns out it was the latter, what with the various Galaxy S6 models and the images we’ve seen of the Galaxy S7. With that in mind, it’s no surprise to see Samsung refining the feature through updated software. The arrival...

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Samsung’s price cuts for high-end phones worked, but hurt profits
Oct29

Samsung’s price cuts for high-end phones worked, but hurt profits

First, the good news for Samsung: it made more money in the third quarter (as it predicted) than it did in the same period last year. In 2015 it racked up $6.46 billion in operating profit for Q3, which is far better than 2014’s $3.8 billion haul, but still not back to 2013’s peak of $9.6 billion. It made around $3.8 billion in Q3 last year, and this year it’s back up to $6.46 billion. In its detailed release today...

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Samsung Gear S2 is a classy Tizen watch with a rotating bezel
Sep01

Samsung Gear S2 is a classy Tizen watch with a rotating bezel

Remember that time Samsung teased a new smartwatch after unveiling some phones we knew were coming? You should! This was seriously only two weeks ago, guys. Anyway, Samsung is finally talking specifics about the watch — known as the Gear S2 — ahead of the murky mobile maelstrom brewing in Berlin right now. First off, it’s actually even smaller than we thought it would be. Earlier leaks pointed to a round smartwatch...

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Samsung wants to blanket the entire planet with internet using 4,600 satellites
Aug19

Samsung wants to blanket the entire planet with internet using 4,600 satellites

Facebook isn’t the only corporation with its eyes on the prize of universal Internet access. Samsung recently published an R&D report, which proposes the creation of a global network of thousands of microsatellites that can transmit information at speeds up to one terabyte per second. Though perhaps most famous for its consumer electronics, Samsung is involved in other areas of innovation, from medical technology to automated...

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