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Cricket Wireless has special deals on Samsung, ZTE and Motorola phones

Cricket Wireless has announced special sales deals for many of their Android smartphones from Samsung, ZTE and Motorola as part of their new "back to school" promotion. The pre-paid wireless carrier subsidiary of AT&T is selling the Motorola Moto G for $49.99, taking into account a $50 new...
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Child labor allegations surface at a factory contracted by Samsung in China

A new York-based watchdog called China Labor Watch has uncovered at least five cases of child labor at a factory that is contracted by Samsung in China. Earlier this month, Samsung commissioned an independent survey to determine whether its suppliers were complying with Chinese regulations....
Samsung teases Exynos announcement for tomorrow

Samsung teases Exynos announcement for tomorrow

Samsung is teasing a new announcement for tomorrow regarding its Exynos line of processors. The next-generation Exynos is expected to power the rumored Galaxy Note 4, which is expected later this year. Samsung's last announcement regarding the Exynos processors was in February, when they...
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New report predicts smaller tablets will lose ground to large smartphones

A new report from NPD DisplaySearch predicts that shipments of tablets that are between 7 to 7.9 inches in size will begin to lose market share compared to larger tablet products, thanks in part to competition from larger smartphones. The report notes that in 2013, shipments of smaller tablets...
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Armed robbers raid Brazilian Samsung factory for 40,000 devices

At a Samsung factory in Brazil armed robbers hijacked a night shift bus, subdued workers, and made off with 40,000 devices, including smartphones, tablets, and notebook computers. Police estimate the value of the goods at $36 million, though Samsung says that's too high. Other estimates place the...
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Samsung's profits plummet in Q2 as smartphone demand weakens

Samsung's second quarter earnings forecast sees a 24 percent decline in profit from the same period last year, which is mainly attributed to a waning interest in the smartphone market. Samsung expects to bring in a profit of 7.2 trillion won ($7.1bn) on sales of 52.0 trillion Korean won, which...
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Samsung, Intel and Dell create a consortium for connected devices

Samsung, Intel and Dell have teamed up to establish an Open Interconnect Consortium (OIC) that will handle the creation of standards and set guidelines for data transmission between several IoT devices like connected thermostats, light bulbs, burglar alarms and home automation systems. Gary...
Samsung's latest Galaxy S5 ad pokes fun at iPhone battery

Samsung's latest Galaxy S5 ad pokes fun at iPhone battery

Samsung's latest Galaxy S5 ad takes square aim at iPhone users, particularly as they're huddled around the few wall outlets scattered around an airport. Meanwhile, smug S5 owners can switch on ultra power saving mode or pop in an extra battery pack. Samsung has had some ads in the past along...
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Official PayPal app now available for the Samsung Gear 2

Announced during the launch of the Samsung Gear 2 at Mobile World Congress earlier this year, PayPal's dedicated app for the smartwatch is now available. The app allows you to check-in at local stores to pay for purchases, redeem offers, receive payment notifications, view and manage recent...
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Samsung partners with Trek bicycles to augment cyclists' rides

Looking for an easier way to monitor your vitals while cycling? Samsung may prove it has the answer soon, as the manufacturer has announced that it is partnering with Trek bicycles to see how its products can enhance the cycling experience of riders. The collaboration sees Samsung outfitting...
Latest Galaxy Tab S commercial highlights the Super AMOLED display

Latest Galaxy Tab S commercial highlights the Super AMOLED display

While Samsung has launched WQXGA tablets earlier this year, the Galaxy Tab S is the first lineup to feature Super AMOLED displays. To showcase the brightness and the contrast of the new panels, Samsung is putting the 2560 x 1600 resolution displays front and centre in its latest commercial....
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UK retailer Phones 4u to carry Samsung's Galaxy S5 Mini

While this week's Galaxy S5 Mini announcement did not mention any specific pricing or availability details, UK retailer Phones 4u has stated that it will stock the device once in becomes available in the country. The retailer is not giving out any additional details, only saying that further...
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Samsung to shut down its Video and Media Hub August 1

Samsung has sent emails to customers informing them that the company plans to shut down its Video and Media Hub on August 1. This news comes as Samsung has already pulled the plug on its Music Hub service. Samsung was vague about why this decision was made, saying only that the company will...
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Samsung prices latest batch of entry-level smartphones

Samsung announced a bevy of new smartphones targeted at the budget segment earlier this week, with all devices running Android 4.4 KitKat and a lightweight version of TouchWiz. While pricing details weren't divulged at the time, Samsung's Netherlands site has revealed how much the devices would...
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Samsung Galaxy S5, two months on

We've had our hands on the Galaxy S5 for over two months now — it's time to share how we feel Samsung's flagship has held up over time. Each year, Samsung garners a massive amount of attention for its new flagship Galaxy S phone, and for good reason. With its official unveiling coinciding with...
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Samsung announces Galaxy Tab S series in India, available from July 12

Samsung officially announced the Galaxy Tab S series of Super AMOLED tablets at an event in New Delhi today. Set to go on sale in two weeks' time, the flagship tablets are aimed as an alternative to the iPad Air in India. Samsung has launched the 3G-enabled models initially in the country,...
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Samsung's commissioned inspections find workforce issues at Chinese suppliers

Samsung isn't known among the world's top places to work, but the company is attempting to alter its image with consumers (and potential recruits). The Korean manufacturer opted to commission independent inspections at 100 of its suppliers in China, but the reports weren't what the company hoped...
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Quick comparison: Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini versus HTC One Mini 2 specs

How do HTC and Samsung's 'minis' compare on paper? Samsung this morning announced the Galaxy S5 Mini, the latest device in its line of miniature Android flagships. With a 4.5-inch 720p display and a physical design and feature set matching its big brother, the obvious comparison for the GS5 Mini...
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini specs

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is official this morning, bringing the design language and features of Samsung's flagship smartphone to a smaller form factor at a lower price point. If you're wondering how the specs shake out, we've got all the details you need down below... Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini...
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The Galaxy S5 Mini is official with a 4.5-inch 720p display and 1.5 GB RAM

Rumored to launch later this month, Samsung's Galaxy S5 Mini is now official. The device features the same design with the textured back as the Galaxy S5, in a smaller form factor. Samsung is also bringing features that were exclusive to the Galaxy S5, like IP67 certification, Ultra Power Saving...

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