Posted by Neto Marin, Developer Advocate, Google Play To deliver more engaging viewing experiences to their users, many Android OEMs are experimenting with new, super widescreen smartphones. Samsung has just announced a new flagship device, the Samsung Galaxy S8, featuring a new display format with an aspect ratio of 18.5:9. Show More Summary
Google today announced the release of its Calendar app for iPad, which was previously only available for iPhone, Android smartphones and tablets and on the web. more… Filed under: Apple
The European release of the Android Nougat OS for Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus has already begun. Certain Asian countries are receiving the Nougat update, too. Meanwhile, owners of Samsung’s 2015 flagship smartphone waiting for the update...Show More Summary
Samsung just took the wraps off its new Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones in a bid to make people forget about last year’s exploding Note 7 disaster. While the Galaxy S8 has a few things working against it—namely that it runs Android—Samsung gave its new flagship an impressively slick redesign. Show More Summary
Apple will lose its lead over Android in terms of revenue generated by mobile apps this year, according to a new report from App Annie, out today. However, the firm’s estimate is based on including third-party Android app stores in its forecast, not just Google Play. Show More Summary
Samsung on Wednesday finally unveiled its new Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ flagship smartphones, and every single Android fan on the face of the planet breathed a sigh of relief at the exact same time. After months of leaks and rumors that...Show More Summary
Samsung's brand new Galaxy S8 is a very powerful smartphone. It's powerful enough that Samsung thinks it can replace your PC -- especially if you don't have incredibly demanding tasks to run. With Microsoft Office and Adobe Photoshop/Lightroom support, the Galaxy S8 and DeX could be the ultimate solution for any corporate road warriors out there. More »
Ever wondered what Microsoft’ Lumia 950 and 950 XL might look if they were executed competently? We just may have our answer. Samsung today announced the Galaxy S8 and S8+, its latest flagship smartphones for the Android platform. Windows 10 Mobile users may recognize the following features. An ability to turn your phone into a […]
In 2015, Samsung released the Galaxy S6, a phone that was mostly about refinement. It upped the company’s industrial-design chops, rolled back its previous tendency to add bloat to the Android operating system, and ensured that the phone’s camera was among the best the smartphone world had to offer. Show More Summary
The DeX is a clever little accessory that delivers a big-screen Android experience, complete with multiple windows and mouse and keyboard support.
Until very recently, Samsung's phones were at the top of the list for Android quality (at least in the eyes of the mainstream consumer). Now under pressure to bounce back from the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, Samsung doesn't just have to make the Galaxy S8 a success; it has to make it a resounding one. Show More Summary
Do Samsung's new Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus have what it takes to rival the best Android phones on the market right now?
Samsung today unveiled its stunning new Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, setting a high bar for this year’s iPhone refresh. The Android flagship is packed with impressive features and stellar specifications, and it sports a gorgeous curved glass design with an edge-to-edge Infinity Display. Show More Summary
How does the Galaxy S8 compare to the iPhone 7? The Apple world may feel fairly insulated from the day-to-day minutiae of the Android world, but there is one moment each year where even the iPhone faithful need to sit up and pay attention:...Show More Summary
The Galaxy S8's hidden feature is desktop-style operating system you can use in lieu of a laptop. If you could hook up your Android smartphone to an external monitor to unlock a desktop mode, would you? Samsung is making a major play...Show More Summary
Samsung's new flagship phone — the Galaxy S8 — has been finally been revealed. The phone is packed with new features that any Android lover will crave. Here's everything we think you should know about it. Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
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Most of us have grown accustomed to Google and Facebook. When I had an Android phone, I quickly got over the initial creepiness factor of going into a restaurant, bar, or store and having a message from Google popping up with reviews, menus, or coupons. I liked that Google could recommend times to leave or […]
Samsung today announced DeX, a desktop accessory for the Galaxy S8 and S8+ that allows them to function as computers when attached to a monitor, keyboard, and mouse. DeX is similar in concept to Microsoft's Continuum product. For the S8 and S8+, the DeX includes HDMI, USB, Bluetooth, Ethernet, and cooling functions. Show More Summary