Tag Archive: Samsung


Cult Of Android @ Samsung Galaxy SIV Launch Event! [Live Blog]

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It’s coming.

At 7:30PM Eastern tonight at the Radio City Music Hall in New York City, Samsung is expected to unveil their newest flagship phone, the Galaxy SIV. This is going to be a heck of an event: not only is Samsung about to unveil the most important Android phone out there, but the Galaxy SIV is going to be the device most likely to challenge the iPhone 5 as the most  [Read More…]

The Samsung Galaxy SIV: All Tell, But Nothing To Show [Opinion]

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At one point during Samsung’s tacky Galaxy SIV launch event at the Radio City Music Hall in New York, the emcee — upon asking what the point of a screen that could react to gestures in mid-air without actually touching it, and being treated to a Greek chorus of answers from a constabulary of shrill, histrionic shrews — said of Samsungs new Air Gestures: “Okay, I see how that might be useful.”

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How The Samsung Galaxy SIV Stacks Up Against iPhone 5 & Competitors [Spec-By-Spec]

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The Galaxy SIV is official, and it is a beautiful powerhouse of a phone with features unseen in any other device, but how does Samsung’s latest flagship phone stack up against the competition, spec-by-spec? Check out the chart below to find out.

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Samsung Reveals The Galaxy S4: Bigger, Faster, Better Upgrade

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss.

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss.

Tonight at Radio City Music Hall in New York, Samsung unveiled the latest version of its flagship Android phone, the Galaxy S4, the successor to Samsung’s super popular Galaxy SIII. The first thing you may notice is how similar the new S4 looks to the SIII. It’s nearly the same size, even wiht a bigger  [Read More…]

Cult Of Mac Debates: Is Samsung Really Innovating Faster Than Apple?

 

 

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There has been an ungodly amount of talk in recent months about how Apple is losing its edge to Samsung. Even some of Apple’s most faithful analysts have said that Samsung is more innovate now than Apple, but is that really true?

In the Cult of Mac chatroom this afternoon, we found this video of Gene Munster saying Samsung is innovating faster than Apple. Some of us agreed with him,  [Read More…]

Cult Of Mac Debates: Is Samsung Really Innovating Faster Than Apple?

 

 

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There has been an ungodly amount of talk in recent months about how Apple is losing its edge to Samsung. Even some of Apple’s most faithful analysts have said that Samsung is more innovate now than Apple, but is that really true?

In the Cult of Mac chatroom this afternoon, we found this video of Gene Munster saying Samsung is innovating faster than Apple. Some of us agreed with him,  [Read More…]

Samsung Outspends Apple By More Than Three To One In Smartphone Advertising

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It seems you can’t go anywhere these days without seeing an advert for the iPhone. They’re on billboards in the street, they’re there when you switch on the TV, and you’ll also find them in newspapers and magazines. But believe it or not, there’s one company that spends more — a lot more! — on advertising its smartphones than Apple does.

That company is Samsung. In 2012, Samsung outspent Apple  [Read More…]

Judge Koh Rules That Apple Siri Patent Case Can Continue, Orders Samsung And Apple To Streamline Things

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In case you’ve missed it, there are currently two cases being heard by US District Judge Lucy Koh in the Apple v Samsung patent legal struggle. The first one, Apple won a $ 1.05 billion verdict last fall against Samsung, which Judge Koh pulled about $ 450 million off of, and then ordered a new damages trial. She also rejected Apple’s request for a permanent sales ban. Apple appealed, but we’re waiting  [Read More…]

Apple And Samsung To Bring Wireless Charging To 2013 Smartphones [Rumor]

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Apple and Samsung are both looking to bring wireless charging to their smartphones this year, following in the footsteps of rivals like Nokia, LG, and HTC. The feature will come to flagship devices, such as the upcoming Galaxy S IV, according to industry sources who have been speaking to DigiTimes.

For those who don’t usually follow DigiTimes, it’s worth pointing out that the Taiwanese publication has a notoriously bad track record when  [Read More…]

Nokia Sides With Apple In Fight Against Samsung

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Nokia has sided with Apple in an effort to help the Cupertino company in its fight against Samsung. The Finnish firm filed an amicus brief on behalf of Apple in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on Monday, asking the court to permit permanent injunctions on the sale of Samsung smartphones that were found guilty of infringing Apple’s patents.

Apple was awarded $ 1.05 billion in damages from Samsung  [Read More…]