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Samsung to Drop Snapdragon from Galaxy S6 Handset

Samsung to Drop Snapdragon from Galaxy S6 Handset

With the next Mobile World Congress scheduled to kick off in Barcelona in early March, details are swirling about the next batch of flagship phones that are slated to come out from the major mobile players. And despite … [Read more...]

BlackBerry Stock Bounces, Drops Amid Samsung Buy Rumors

BlackBerry Stock Bounces, Drops Amid Samsung Buy Rumors

Yesterday, stock for BlackBerry saw a pretty huge bounce – and then a pretty huge drop – as rumors circulated that Samsung was interested in a reported $7.5 billion acquisition.At around 4 p.m. Eastern yesterday, … [Read more...]

Samsung Finally Releases the Z1, its First Tizen Phone

Samsung Finally Releases the Z1, its First Tizen Phone

In 2014, Samsung’s attempts to release a smartphone running Tizen – the company’s homegrown mobile OS built to bring in more app sales revenue and decrease its reliance on Google and Android – couldn’t have … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Goodbye Internet Explorer?; Palm Could Return as an Android Brand

Weekend Wrap-Up: Goodbye Internet Explorer?; Palm Could Return as an Android Brand

Happy Sunday! It's time for another edition of the Weekend Wrap-Up, where we get you all caught up on the top tech stories from the past week. Companies in the news include Microsoft, Palm, Sony, and Samsung.Let's … [Read more...]

Samsung Smart TVs to Run Tizen in 2015

Samsung Smart TVs to Run Tizen in 2015

Despite the fact that the Samsung Z smartphone has failed to materialize, Samsung has yet to give up on its homegrown, Android-alternative operating system, Tizen. This week, the electronics giant announced that its line … [Read more...]

Apple Devices Dominated Christmas this Year

Apple Devices Dominated Christmas this Year

The Winter Solstice Holiday we call Christmas has come and gone, the gifts unwrapped, the shelf un-elfed, the nog egged. While in years past we’d have to petition retailers and gift-givers about what the most-given … [Read more...]

Last Minute Tech Gift Ideas for The Geek in Your Life

Last Minute Tech Gift Ideas for The Geek in Your Life

With Christmas right around the corner and Hanukah already having started, you hopefully have bought most of your gifts by now. But just in case you haven't, our very own Shawn Farner was on ABC 27 in Pennsylvania … [Read more...]

Ethics Violations in Tech Aren’t Just an Apple Problem [Editorial]

Ethics Violations in Tech Aren’t Just an Apple Problem [Editorial]

As you’ve probably heard, the BBC is airing a documentary – along with a companion report – regarding poor working conditions at Apple’s Asian suppliers. Apple’s response, among other statements, is that they … [Read more...]

Samsung to Show Galaxy S6 at CES Next Month?

Samsung to Show Galaxy S6 at CES Next Month?

While the Mobile World Congress isn’t set to kick off until March, it seems as though we might see Samsung’s latest smartphone efforts a bit sooner. A new report says that the company could unveil the Galaxy S6 … [Read more...]

Samsung Reportedly Exploring Apple Pay Competitor

Samsung Reportedly Exploring Apple Pay Competitor

Is Samsung working on its own mobile payments service to compete with Apple Pay? A report out of Re/code today says it is, which says that Samsung is in talks with Massachusetts-based LoopPay to launch the new service … [Read more...]