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    Sharing is Caring with Samsung’s Power Sharing Cable

    The battery performance on the Galaxy S5 is pretty good! It might even last you longer than a full work or school day. So, Samsung is making the most subtle of boasts by releasing the Power Sharing Cable, a double-ended Micro USB cable. The Power Sharing cable lets you use all of that generous excess […]

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    Samsung Patiently Waits For iPhone 6 Release, Then Announces Galaxy Alpha Availability at AT&T

    During their announcement in August of the Galaxy Alpha, a new, metal-framed riff on the Galaxy S5, Samsung put the release date as ‘eh, sometime in September.’ They might as well have said, ‘Well, we’ll wait until Apple does their thing, then we’ll go.’ Today, Samsung has announced that the Galaxy Alpha will arrive exclusively […]

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    Samsung Enters High-End DSLR Market with the NX1 SMART Camera

    Samsung is jumping into the high-end DSLR market in a big—and expensive—way with the NX1 SMART camera, a premium interchangeable-lens camera that can record video in 4k. The NX1 SMART Camera has a 28 MP BSI CMOS sensor and a DRIMe V Image Processor. The hardware and image processor are advanced enough to record 4k […]

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    Where are the Smartwatches for Women?

    If 2013 was the year of the fitness tracker, 2014 is turning out to be the year of the smart watch. To that effect, each mobile company at IFA in Berlin this week, had their own smart watch to debut. At each press conference, I anxiously awaited to get a hands on with that perspective […]

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    Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Hands-on

    For the past couple of years, it’s consistently been Samsung that’s been willing to experiment with their high-end products, giving us new things to consider. This year was no different, as Samsung announced the Galaxy Note Edge at their Unpacked event this week. The Galaxy Note Edge is almost the same exact phone as the […]

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    Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Hands-on

    Samsung made their big announcements this week not at IFA, because they’re too cool for IFA. To be fair, though, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, announced at Samsung’s Unpacked event, is awfully cool. Their jumbo-sized 5.7″ phone is back and, yes, better than ever thanks primarily to a brand new Super AMOLED 2560×1440 display. That’s […]

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    PGA Championship TV App Coming to Samsung Smart TV

    The sports media might still be rooting around in the rough for ways to make golf interesting without resorting to Tiger Woods, but Samsung’s already gotten ahead of the curve. Get ready for all the explosive golf action you can handle, because the PGA Championship TV App is coming to Samsung Smart TVs. Unsurprisingly, you’ll […]

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    Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 WiFi Tablet Review

    Looking for a great tablet without breaking the bank? Of course! The new Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 WiFi tablet pretty much has it all (except for a name that is not confusing). While it falls into the mid-range category, you’ll be quite surprised what this thing’s packing. High resolution ultra-vibrant display? Check. Long battery life? […]

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    Samsung Galaxy S Tablet is Crazy Thin [Hands-on]

    Samsung doesn’t have quite as big of a slice of the United States tablet market as they do in smartphones, but they’re still in second. There’s a huge gap between them and Apple, and although market share is being mostly driven by low-cost tablets recently, it hasn’t helped that Samsung hasn’t really put anything out […]

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    Goodbye B&N Nook and Hello Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook

    The Nook, as an e-Reader, is a tough sell – Barnes & Noble is trying to compete with Amazon, which probably doesn’t care at all about taking a loss on every piece of hardware sold. As a tablet, the Nook brand is lost in a veritable forest of competitors. What’s a struggling bookseller to do? […]

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    Galaxy S5 Active is Ready to Break a Sweat, Lands at AT&T

    The Galaxy S series isn’t just made up of one flagship device anymore. Samsung has all kinds of offshoots, perhaps most notably the Active smartphones. Samsung’s Galaxy S Active phones tend to be more rugged than the stock flagship device, usually at the expense of some high-end specs. Looks like that’s changing this time around.

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    Samsung Giga Speaker is a ’90s Boombox on Steroids

    Samsung had a lot of big TV announcements this week, but they aren’t just focusing on the visual side of things. Samsung’s packing a few punches in audio this year, none bigger than their appropriately-named GIGA speaker system. Samsung has some speakers that are great when paired with the TV for some evening relaxation, but […]

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    Samsung Drops Curved UHD TVs This Month, Partners with Fox for UHD Content

    Samsung’s cavalcade of 4k UHD televisions, last seen at CES, are a little bit closer to being seen in your living room. Today, Samsung made an announcement about their new line of televisions, revealing new pricing and availability details. The centerpiece of that CES showcase, the curved 105” UHD TV, is unfortunately still bereft of […]

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    Samsung Hopes Milk Does a Body Good

    I haven’t worked out why, exactly, Samsung’s new radio service is called Milk, but there it is. Samsung is coming out with its own take on radio, with over 200 genre and curated stations and a music library of over 13 million songs. If you’re reading this blog, it’s nigh unthinkable that you don’t already […]

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    How To Be a Brand Whore at SXSW

    South by South West is in its 27th year, and it has come a long way from its grass roots origins. A show that used to be about discovering all things indie and new in the world of music, film and tech, has now become not only a celebrity destination, but a hot mess of […]

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    The Big Winner at the Oscars is Samsung

    It turns out that the big winner at the Oscars was Samsung. I bet you thought we were going to say Dallas Buyers Club (Both Leto and McConaughey won for their roles) didn’t you? Nope. Forget Angelina, Brad and Meryl – because it was Samsung who was the big winner at the 86th Academy Awards. […]