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Android Dominated Smartphone Shipments in 2012 Android Dominated Smartphone Shipments in 2012

Industry analyst Canalys this week revealed its fourth quarter 2012 estimates for mobile phone shipments. Unsurprisingly, it estimates that the worldwide smartphone market grew 37% from the fourth quarter of 2011. Smartphones, according to Canalys made up almost half of …

U.S. Smartphone Market Slowly Turning Into The Apple/Samsung Show U.S. Smartphone Market Slowly Turning Into The Apple/Samsung Show
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Samsung has effectively taken control of the Android smartphone market by becoming the most successful Android OEM in the world. That’s particularly true in the U.S. where its marketshare continues to grow. In fact, the latest comScore numbers show that …

Samsung Galaxy S IV Announcement Coming March 15 [RUMOR] Samsung Galaxy S IV Announcement Coming March 15 [RUMOR]
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Though Samsung‘s flagship Android smartphone, the Galaxy S III, has been a huge success for the Korean manufacturer, the company isn’t about to let its dominance of the Android mobile market slip away. Rumors last year put the announcement of …

Watch Paul Rudd & Seth Rogen Talk Samsung’s ‘El Plato Supreme’ Ad Watch Paul Rudd & Seth Rogen Talk Samsung’s ‘El Plato Supreme’ Ad
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We know that Paul Rudd and Seth Rogen will star in Samsung’s Super Bowl ad, directed by Jon Favreau. It’s slated to run for a whole two minutes and is called “The Big Pitch.” Apparently, that ad will “show Rogen …

Samsung Buys NeuroLogica, a Medical Imaging Equipment Manufacturer Samsung Buys NeuroLogica, a Medical Imaging Equipment Manufacturer
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Samsung Electronics America this week announced that it has agreed to acquire NeuroLogica, a medical imaging equipment company. The company is most well-known for developing portable CT scanners. The price Samsung is paying for the company is unknown, as no …

Samsung Reports Record Fourth-Quarter Profits Samsung Reports Record Fourth-Quarter Profits

Samsung Electronics today announced its fourth quarter earnings. As expected, the company pulled in record fourth-quarter profits, taking in 7.04 trillion won ($6.5 billion) in net profit. That’s a 7% increase over their third-quarter earnings, and an over 75% increase …

Samsung Bought More Semiconductors Than Apple in 2012 Samsung Bought More Semiconductors Than Apple in 2012
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It’s no secret that Samsung is quickly catching up to Apple in the mobile market. While Apple painstakingly designs each of their devices and sells millions of each, Samsung has taken a more experimental approach, releasing a myriad of mobile …

Samsung Galaxy S III Sales Top 40 Million Samsung Galaxy S III Sales Top 40 Million

It’s official – the Galaxy S III is a real competitor to the iPhone. Samsung revealed this weekend that it has sold more than 40 million Galaxy S III smartphones. That’s as many units of the Galaxy S II that …

Samsung Won’t Bring Its Windows RT Tablet To The U.S. Samsung Won’t Bring Its Windows RT Tablet To The U.S.

Windows RT is strange. It’s Windows 8, but not really. It lacks many of the features that consumers have come to expect from Windows over the years, and that translates to confusion among consumers. That confusion just killed one Windows …

CES 2013: Pretend You’re At CES By Watching Samsung’s Keynote CES 2013: Pretend You’re At CES By Watching Samsung’s Keynote

What’s the best part about CES? Is it the new cool technology? Or the inane celebrity endorsements? How about both rolled into one? That’s what you get if you watch Samsung’s CES 2013 keynote. Watch an hour of announcements coming …

CES 2013: Samsung TecTiles Make The Vegas Strip More Interactive CES 2013: Samsung TecTiles Make The Vegas Strip More Interactive

Plenty of folks are in Las Vegas this week for CES 2013, and those in attendance will probably enjoy a little bit of the Vegas Strip while they’re there. Those who decide to hit up the slots with a Samsung …

The AP Will Run Ads (Sponsored Tweets) for Samsung The AP Will Run Ads (Sponsored Tweets) for Samsung
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The Associated Press, one of America’s most venerable news organizations, is selling out its Twitter feed for the very first time. And we can thank Samsung and CES for it. According to the AP, Samsung will be the first company …

Samsung Galaxy S IV Image Leaked [RUMOR] Samsung Galaxy S IV Image Leaked [RUMOR]

A purported image of Samsung’s next flagship Android smartphone appeared online today. Courtesy SamMobile, the above picture depicts a device that is similar to the Galaxy S III, but with a few notable alterations. SamMobile credits an “insider at Samsung” …

Surprise: Android And iOS Were The Only Mobile Platforms To See Growth In November Surprise: Android And iOS Were The Only Mobile Platforms To See Growth In November
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The mobile market isn’t exactly thriving with competition. In reality, it’s dominated by Apple and Google as iOS and Android continue to butt heads over marketshare. Other competitors, like Microsoft and RIM, can only hope to grab a few morsels …

Samsung Unveils New Notebook PCs Ahead Of CES Samsung Unveils New Notebook PCs Ahead Of CES

The Windows PC market isn’t exactly doing that well anymore, but that doesn’t mean OEMs are going to give up on Windows 8 just yet. One of the bigger OEMs, Samsung, is even announcing some new Notebook models before CES …

Samsung to Reveal Smart TV Upgrade Kits at CES Samsung to Reveal Smart TV Upgrade Kits at CES
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One of the problems with trying to re-invent the TV in the same way phones and tablets have been in the past few years is that consumers can’t and won’t buy a new TV every year. As a big-ticket item, …

Samsung Announces The Galaxy Grand Samsung Announces The Galaxy Grand

It’s rare to see a new product announcement this late in the year, but Samsung apparently likes to defy convention. This morning, the company unveiled its latest smartphone – the Galaxy Grand. You would be forgiven if you thought the …

Samsung May Have Ruined Christmas with an Ad Referencing a Mrs. Claus Sex Tape Samsung May Have Ruined Christmas with an Ad Referencing a Mrs. Claus Sex Tape
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A few months ago Samsung released a 30-second ad for the Galaxy S III called “Work Trip,” which promoted the NFC-beaming of information from phone-to-phone with a little joke about a NSFW tape made by a wife for her traveling …

Samsung Galaxy S III Finally Gets Jelly Bean on Verizon Samsung Galaxy S III Finally Gets Jelly Bean on Verizon

Verizon Wireless today announced that its customers with Samsung’s Galaxy S III smartphone will finally get an upgrade to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The update will be pushed out to subscribers starting on December 14. In additions to the testing …

Hackers Reportedly Exploit Samsung Smart TVs, Can Spy On You Hackers Reportedly Exploit Samsung Smart TVs, Can Spy On You

One of the more worrisome patents in recent months was one filed by Verizon that would allow the company to spy on viewers through a camera in a DVR. There might be nothing to worry about, however, as it’s just …

Samsung Ribs Apple for Australian Maps Fiasco with Hilarious Ad Installation Samsung Ribs Apple for Australian Maps Fiasco with Hilarious Ad Installation
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Earlier this week, it was pretty big news that Apple Maps was apparently leading Australian motorists into the middle of a national park instead of the cozy confines of Mildura. Sure, Apple Maps had seen plenty of bad press before, …