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Samsung reportedly in talks to purchase Blackberry

Samsung reportedly in talks to purchase BlackBerry [update: BlackBerry denies discussions]

According to a new report, Samsung has approached BlackBerry for a potential takeover worth as much as $7.5 billion. The news from Reuters, citing unnamed sources: Executives from the two companies, which are working with advisers, met last week to discuss a potential transaction, the...
Samsung is once again the world's largest smartphone vendor

Samsung is once again the world's largest smartphone vendor

With shipments of 83.2 million handsets in Q1 2015, Samsung is once again the world's largest smartphone vendor, beating out Apple's shipments of 61.2 million iPhones during the quarter. The latest numbers from market research firm Strategy Analytics show Samsung achieving a market share of 24.1...
Samsung Galaxy keyboard

Samsung preparing a security update to close keyboard exploit

Samsung today in an official statement has said that it's prepping an update that should close a potential-but-obscure avenue for exploit in its custom keyboard on a number of its most popular phones. The update will come by way of the security policy update mechanism in Samsung Knox and not...

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Galaxy S6

Strong sales of the Galaxy S6 allow Samsung to retake lead in the U.S.

The latest figures from Kantar show Android increasing its market share to 64.9 percent in the U.S., an increase of 2.8 percentage points. Samsung was able to retake the number one manufacturer spot through strong sales of the Galaxy S6. From Kantar Worldpanel: The first full month of...
Qualcomm

Snapdragon 820 may feature 3.0GHz Kyro CPU cores manufactured at Samsung

Qualcomm is moving back to custom CPU cores — called Kyro — in the Snapdragon 820, with a new report out of South Korea stating that the 64-bit cores will be clocked at 3.0GHz. Samsung is said to manufacture the SoC, which Qualcomm revealed during the unveil of the Snapdragon 820 would be built...
Samsung keyboard exploit

How to make sure you get the fix for the Samsung keyboard exploit

Two days after word of an unlikely-but-real exploit involving the stock keyboard in a number of current Samsung smartphones was revealed, we're getting more details about the fix. Samsung in a blog post today has further explained what to expect in regards to upcoming software fixes to the way...
Samsung Galaxy keyboard

Samsung preparing a security update to close keyboard exploit

Samsung today in an official statement has said that it's prepping an update that should close a potential-but-obscure avenue for exploit in its custom keyboard on a number of its most popular phones. The update will come by way of the security policy update mechanism in Samsung Knox and not...
Record your mobile gaming sessions with Samsung's Game Recorder+, now available on select Galaxy devices

Record your mobile gaming sessions with Samsung's Game Recorder+, now available on select Galaxy devices

Samsung has launched a new app that lets you record gameplay from your Galaxy-branded smartphone in full-HD. Game Recorder+ is now available for the Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S5, Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Note 2. The app comes with a slew of features, such as...
Samsung Keyboard

Samsung's keyboard had an exploit that you probably don't need to worry about

Another security story misses the point, and your phone isn't likely in any real danger. Update June 19: Samsung's detailed what you can do to make sure you get the fix for the exploit. Update June 18: Samsung tells Android Central that it's preparing a security update that won't have to wait...
Samsung Level Wireless Headphones

Hands (and ears) on the Samsung Level On Wireless Headphones

Whether you're rocking out wired or wireless, these latest on-ear headphones from Samsung provide a comfy fit for extended use and plenty of EQ options to make any audiophile ecstatic. Need a serious boost in audio quality when jamming your mobile tunes? Samsung's Level On Wireless Headphones...
Galaxy S6 heart rate sensor

New Google Fit update also addresses Samsung incompatibility

Google's fitness app is no longer marked as 'incompatible' with phones like the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy Note 4, as the long-running heart rate sensor bug appears to be fixed. If you've tried to use a Samsung phone running Android 5.0 Lollipop with Google Fit, you'll likely be aware of the long-...
Samsung browser on the Galaxy S6

A look inside the Samsung browser

The Samsung browser is quick and offers a few neat features if you have no prior browser lock-in. Depending on what carrier you bought your Samsung phone from, chances are you may not even have Samsung's built-in browser (simply called "Internet" in the app drawer). Galaxy owners on Verizon...
Samsung is once again the world's largest smartphone vendor

Samsung is once again the world's largest smartphone vendor

With shipments of 83.2 million handsets in Q1 2015, Samsung is once again the world's largest smartphone vendor, beating out Apple's shipments of 61.2 million iPhones during the quarter. The latest numbers from market research firm Strategy Analytics show Samsung achieving a market share of 24.1...

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