Yes, there are already plenty of great games for Gear VR, but Samsung wants to keep enriching the platform with content. That's why it is introducing Internet for Gear VR, a web browser for people who own its smartphone-powered virtual reality headset. Show More Summary
Without the phone, Samsung's Gear VR transforms you into a bug-eyed monster.
Samsung has toyed with the idea of non-rigid screens in the past. A semi-famous demonstration of the flexible YOUM display showed us that a future of bending, folding or rollable screens may not be just a pipe dream, either. It seems Samsung is serious about the idea. Show More Summary
You’re strapped into a virtual reality delight and you want to Google something. What do you do? Now you can use a web browser built and optimized specifically for Samsung’s Gear VR. The company announced the web browser today, and it’s called simply “Samsung Internet for Gear VR.” Here’s what Samsung VP Chan-Woo Park had to say about the launch: As a… Read More
The jump in design and quality from the Samsung Galaxy S5 to the Samsung Galaxy S6 was one of great magnitude, but should we expect a similar jump for the Samsung Galaxy S7? A new report says no, but that's not totally surprising.
Maybe it’s my game industry roots talking, but when I think of virtual reality, the last thing I imagine is checking updates on Facebook or poking through a Reddit thread. Yet come tomorrow, December 2, Samsung is going to provide proof of this concept with a virtual reality web browser called the Samsung Internet for […]
For those looking to consume even more content through a VR headset, Samsung announced an optimized web browsing experience for owners of the Gear VR. Thanks to the launch of Samsung Internet for Gear VR, which takes place tomorrow,Show More Summary
Samsung is working on its first app for iOS, and it’s going to allow iPhone owners to use its new Gear S2 smartwatch. The South Korean company is working on the Gear Manager app now, according to sources — and Samsung is keen to make it available as soon as possible. The Gear S2 is […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Samsung has finally dropped the Innovator Edition tag from its virtual reality collaboration with Oculus, and along the way the company has made dozens of little changes to the hardware that holds your phone in place. While everyoneShow More Summary
Samsung Internet for Gear VR is a new web browser for the virtual reality headset that allows you to browse the web in a fully immersive environment. The app will allow you to browse the web and enjoy a variety of content without the need to download a bunch of additional stuff to your phone....
Up until the middle of 2014, Samsung looked like it could easily command the biggest share of the smartphone market and, as such, take home a massive chunk of the revenues. The company had correctly predicted that smartphone screens would become bigger and, as consumers got used to the idea of having a five-inch device, sales would skyrocket. Show More Summary
We might as well give up on trying to figure out whether or not Samsung cameras are dead or not, because every week we come across new, contradicting information about whether or not Samsung is actually planning to shutter its camera business. A new report from Korean news website EDaily says Samsung is set to [...]Show More Summary
The new guy was previously responsible for Samsung Knox, Samsung Pay, and Tizen.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung appointed a new mobile president at Samsung Electronics for the first time in six years after growth stalled at the world's largest smartphone maker. The Samsung Group conglomerate said Tuesday that Koh Dongjin was promoted to president. Show More Summary
Those hoping Samsung would release an S6 Active with double the on-board storage are in luck as AT&T is now a 64GB variant of the rugged smartphone.
Electronics giant makes changes as part of larger management reshuffle.
BYD and AESC have certain advantages in the EV battery realm, but Panasonic, Samsung SDI, and LG Chem are widely regarded as the leaders in this realm. A new report from Navigant Research puts LG Chem at the top. Will we get as muchShow More Summary
Of all the electric vehicles on the market, only Tesla’s Model S and Model X use small, cylindrical, 18650 battery cells (which Tesla gets from Panasonic). However, Chinese automaker JAC Motors is breaking away from the mold, and Samsung...Show More Summary
Long serving head of mobile JK Shin has finally been replaced by R&D head Dong-jin Koh, as Samsung tries to get flagging mobile sales back on track.