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Samsung Details KitKat Upgrade Plans

Samsung has announced it’s plans to bring Android 4.4.2 to a large number of devices. While many of it’s competitors have already rolled out KitKat to many of their devices already, it’s nice to have confirmation from Samsung that ...

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Samsung Gets Exclusive on Nokia “HERE” Maps

Nokia announced today that they have struck a licensing deal that will see their highly rated offline maps and navigation app, HERE, coming to Samsung’s Android and Tizen devices, including Samsung’s Android Wear and Tizen smartwatches. ...

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Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 Outed

Like big phones?  Really big phones? Think the Galaxy Note is a nice phone, but just not big enough?  Then you might be interested in the Galaxy Mega. A device with very much mid-range specs, the Mega isn’t likely to take sales away from the ...

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Samsung Reveals 3G Smartwatch

A few days ago, Samsung Update reported that Samsung was working on a smartwatch with a built-in SIM card, allowing the watch to be used without being tethered to a smartphone. We expected that watch to be announced at the Samsung Unpacked event on ...

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California “Kill Switch” Bill Signed Into Law

Yesterday, California became the first state in the U.S. to require that every smartphone sold in the state include  anti-theft security features that are enabled by default. Governor Jerry Brown signed the bill into law on Monday. Minnesota also ...

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LG G3 Stylus is No Rival to Galaxy Note

In an apparent effort to steal some thunder from Samsung’s expected Galaxy Note 4 announcement, LG Electronics today announced the G3 Stylus smartphone / phablet. But while some bloggers and news sites are billing this as a competitor to the ...

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Still More Samsung Smart Watches on the Way

The positive reaction to the styling of Motorola’s Moto 360 Smart Watch has apparently caught the attention of other manufacturers. Prior to the Moto, every smart watch has been rectangular, just like smart phones. Building a rectangular watch ...