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Samsung’s Gear Manager app for iPhone leaks out early

Samsung’s new Gear Manager app for iOS, which will let you pair an iPhone with the Gear S2 smartwatch, has leaked out ahead of its official debut. Testers say the app will bring a surprising amount of functionality, allowing users control music from their watch, and even sync new faces to it. Samsung has already confirmed […]

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Samsung’s smart trousers boast a Wi-Fly and get up alerts

Samsung’s taking the Internet of Things to the next level with its new Internet of Trousers lineup. The South Korean company’s smart pants come with cutting-edge wearable technologies like Wi-Fly, get up alerts, and fridge lock, which prevents you from overeating when it detects your waist line is expanding. The Internet of Trousers lineup comes in […]

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Can Samsung’s new Galaxy S7 convert a hardcore iPhone fan?

After unboxing and filming the review for the Samsung Galaxy S7, I realized that I had never used Android as a daily driver. I had always sided with iOS in any “fanboy” debates, and I had never given the little green robot a chance. To change this, I set myself the challenge of using Android and the […]

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Samsung’s answer to iPhone SE to be just as powerful as Galaxy S7

Samsung is already developing a Galaxy S7 mini that will go head-to-head with Apple’s upcoming iPhone SE, according to a new report — and it won’t be a disappointing version of its latest flagship like previous iterations of the Galaxy S mini series have been. Instead, the new device is expected to pack exactly the same processor — […]

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Samsung’s first iOS app will make Gear S2 watch iPhone-friendly

Samsung is working on its first app for iOS, and it’s going to allow iPhone owners to use its new Gear S2 smartwatch. The South Korean company is working on the Gear Manager app now, according to sources — and Samsung is keen to make it available as soon as possible. The Gear S2 is […]

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Apple tests Samsung’s curved OLED displays for future iPhones

Samsung is supplying Apple with OLED displays for the Apple Watch, and is trying to sell Cupertino on using its panels in other devices as well. Could future iPhones come with an OLED-based curved screen? Depends on how the tests go. According to a new report, Samsung wasted no time dispatching OLED display samples for future […]

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On Samsung’s home turf, iPhone 6s pre-orders are selling out within minutes

It may not have done so well in India, but on Samsung’s home turf, the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus are doing gangbusters business. In South Korea, in fact, iPhone 6s preorders sold out within minutes of becoming available. The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus became available for preorder in South Korea on Friday through […]

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Samsung’s been working on its own 3D Touch display for a while

Samsung is expected to follow Apple’s footsteps and build a pressure-sensitive display into next year’s Galaxy S7, according to recent reports — and now a new patent backs up those claims with proof that the South Korean company has been hard at work on a similar technology for over a year. In a patent titled “Touch […]

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Samsung’s super-sized iPad Pro competitor to pack disappointing specs

Samsung’s super-sized iPad Pro competitor will come packing painfully disappointing specifications, according to the latest leak. The slate’s 18.5-inch display is to be accompanied by a speedy octa-core Exynos processor — but it’s lacking in RAM, cameras, and motion sensors. Recent rumors suggested Samsung’s giant tablet, which is to be called the Galaxy View, would be a […]

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Samsung’s Gear S2 is coming to tackle the Apple Watch

After teasing the new Gear S2 smartwatch during its Galaxy Note 5 unveiling earlier this month, Samsung has confirmed all the juicy details we’ve been waiting for. The new wearable will be available in two flavors — the Gear S2 and Gear S2 classic — both of which have round faces and are aimed at consumers who […]