The Apple event scheduled for September 9 caught absolutely nobody by surprise. The date was leaked and while it’s not confirmed, everyone is expecting the company to announce a new wearable. Meanwhile Motorola has announced that it will ship the Moto 360 on September 4. Show More Summary
You can start streaming 4K content from Amazon Instant Video as soon as October — but only if you have a Samsung UltraHD aka 4K television set. Read more...
Smartwatches have yet to really take off, but this holiday season is going to mark the biggest push we've seen from OEMs. Ahead of IFA 2014, Samsung and LG have already spilled the beans on their upcoming flagship watches. Read on, as...Show More Summary
Samsung's gone ahead and released yet another Galaxy Note 4 event teaser ad, this time choosing to go full-on promotional with the "Note" name but not actually explaining anything about what the phone does. You see lots of people having fun, listening to music, going to parties, eating ice cream and driving cars, but there's nary a shot of the Note 4 or any of its features.
On the heels of this year's Gear 2, Gear Neo and Gear Live, Samsung just announced Thursday another new smartwatch. And this one's a looker. But is it a doer? That's another question entirely. The Gear S, announced Thursday, features...Show More Summary
As smartphones have become increasingly commoditized, the platform and hardware we use have become more of a lifestyle choice. Sprint’s new Galaxy S5 Sport takes that choice to a new level with a fitness-heavy offering. We’ve already reviewed the Galaxy S5, so I won’t go over all the details for the device. Show More Summary
For years, companies such as Samsung, Nokia, LG and others have sold smartphones with wireless chargers, meaning the devices can power up by simply being laid down on charging pads using components that are built into the devices.
Consumer electronic companies are giddy. They can’t help themselves. They have a new thing. A new gadget. A new widget to sell to you. After years of notebooks, tablets and boring slabs of metal and glass, Samsung, LG, Motorola and all the rest finally have a chance to build something different: The smartwatch. This is going to be a mess. Read More
Perhaps Samsung and LG are worried Apple might reveal an iWatch? Both companies promote updated smartwatches -- the Samsung Gear S and the LG G Watch R -- even though each just launched new models last month.>
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The man tipped to take over Samsung as chairman was the only Samsung executive invited to attend Jobs’ 2011 memorial service. 46-year-old Lee Jae Yong is the son of current Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee, who suffered a major heart attack … Read more ›
Samsung and LG both released details about new smartwatches and wearables on Thursday, getting an early jump on the race to the holiday shopping season. Neither company announced when its wearables will hit the market -- or how much they will cost -- but both released pictures and some technical information about their products. Samsung's new smartwatch, called the Gear […]
Not long ago, it was rumored that Samsung might be working on a standalone smartwatch, and now the rumors became …
With the holiday shopping season coming, Samsung and LG unveiled small improvements to their computerized wristwatches to try to sway shoppers. Samsung's latest version can do more without a smartphone...
Apple cofounder and all around geek legend Steve Wozniak is not a fan of most smartwatches he’s seen so far. In fact, Wozniak revealed earlier this year that he so hated Samsung’s first-generation Galaxy Gear that he decided to sell the device on eBay after less than a day. Show More Summary
LG's G Watch R has fashion features, while Samsung's Gear S watch can act as a phone, but will consumers want them?
Business Korea has just published a very provocative piece that depicts a monstrous troll attacking its home country’s pride and joy, Samsung. That troll, you’ll be surprised to learn, is Nokia. The reason for this is easy to understand:...Show More Summary
Samsung has unveiled a computerized wristwatch that can do more without a smartphone to go with it, while LG has one with a round design. Thursday's announcements come as technology companies prepare for...
But Samsung says allegations China-based supplier HEG Electronics employes children under the age of 16 at its facility are false.>