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Samsung ramps up teasers for the Galaxy S6 launch

Samsung ramps up teasers for the Galaxy S6 launch

Samsung has an event scheduled for March 1st in Barcelona, Spain where it’s widely accepted we’ll be seeing the Galaxy S6 (as well as a Galaxy S6 Edge variant). But Samsung knows how to drive a hype train, so they’ve also begun throwing out teasers on their social media channels, with their Twitter and Facebook channels both showing teasers. Both[Read More…]

by 8:24 am on February 14, 2015 3 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Samsung’s Milk Music service is now available in Australia

Samsung’s Milk Music service is now available in Australia

Samsung this morning announced that their Milk Music streaming service is now available in Australia as an exclusive for owners of Samsung devices. The service, powered by Slacker, offers free access to a large number of streaming radio stations and its dial-based interface allows you to fine-tune your preferences within a number of categories. There are also Spotlight stations that[Read More…]

by 11:41 am on February 12, 2015 13 comments Manufacturer, News
Android Wear devices off to a slow start according to Canalys

Android Wear devices off to a slow start according to Canalys

After releasing mid-year in 2014, Google’s Android Wear is off to a slow start according to market research and analysis firm Canalys.com. In a new report released today, the company advised that of the 4.6 million smart wearable bands sold in 2014, only 720,000 of those were Android Wear devices, with the rest of the sales being divided by Xiaomi[Read More…]

by 6:53 am on February 12, 2015 5 comments Android Wear
Samsung rebuts fear-mongering media with explanation of its Smart TV voice recognition technology

Samsung rebuts fear-mongering media with explanation of its Smart TV voice recognition technology

Yesterday we ran a story on Samsung’s Smart TVs supposedly listening to everything that happens in our lounge rooms and reporting it to the thought police, something reminiscent of 1984. You may detect a hint of sarcasm there. Mainstream media went into an absolute meltdown over this, with so called privacy experts and internet law professors coming out of the[Read More…]

by 7:17 am on February 11, 2015 6 comments News, Opinion
Galaxy S6 possibly taken for a run through Antutu with Exynos 7420 processor

Galaxy S6 possibly taken for a run through Antutu with Exynos 7420 processor

Samsung’s Galaxy S6 is almost certainly going to be announced at Mobile World Congress in Spain at the beginning of March, so it’s no doubt nearing completion. With a phone almost ready to unveil, it’s no surprise that someone has put the phone through it’s paces on Antutu, and from the looks of it, the phone is ready to compete[Read More…]

by 2:02 am on February 11, 2015 1 comment Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
Samsung’s Smart TVs and Voice Recognition: Always Listening?

Samsung’s Smart TVs and Voice Recognition: Always Listening?

Smart TVs are pretty cool, and can do some nifty tricks, from basics like watching YouTube straight on the TV, through to more advanced features like voice commands. It’s that latter part which has Samsung in a bit of negative press at the moment, and we thought it might be worth a closer look. It’s not strictly an Android topic,[Read More…]

by 11:55 am on February 10, 2015 0 comments News, Opinion
Android 5.0.1 leaks for Samsung Galaxy Note Edge

Android 5.0.1 leaks for Samsung Galaxy Note Edge

The long-awaited arrival of Android 5.0 Lollipop for Samsung’s devices edges closer to its conclusion (see what we did there?) While the Galaxy S5 has received the Lollipop update in some markets, other devices continue to wait. If you’re a Note Edge user, and particularly keen to engage with risk, then you might like this news. A leaked build of[Read More…]

by 9:47 am on February 10, 2015 0 comments News, OS Update, Phones
Samsung Gear VR now on-sale on Samsung Australia website for $249

Samsung Gear VR now on-sale on Samsung Australia website for $249

Samsung’s VR headset, the Samsung Gear VR which was announced alongside the Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge at IFA last September, has finally gone on-sale in Australia. The VR headset, which requires a Galaxy Note 4 to operate, had its launch delayed late last year. The headset was most recently seen launching on Qantas Airways, where First Class passengers[Read More…]

by 4:34 pm on February 9, 2015 9 comments Accessories
More images surface of the Samsung Galaxy S6 (in cases)

More images surface of the Samsung Galaxy S6 (in cases)

There’s not much to say here except that the Samsung’s expected Galaxy S6 has posed for the camera again in a variety of cases, including a ruggedised case shown above. We can’t see too much of the phone, obviously, but we can see the spot for the new heartrate sensor on the Galaxy S6, and the camera flash adjacent to[Read More…]

by 1:46 pm on February 9, 2015 6 comments News, Phones, Rumours
Specs for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab A and Galaxy Tab A Plus leak

Specs for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab A and Galaxy Tab A Plus leak

Samsung has apparently been making moves to update their tablet line-up with a new series called the Galaxy A and Galaxy A Plus. SamMobile has received some information regarding the specs of the tablets, and from the sounds of it, these will be classed as mid-range tablets. There will apparently be two variants of the Tab A and Tab A[Read More…]

by 9:26 am on February 7, 2015 4 comments Manufacturer, Rumours, Tablets