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Samsung Chromebook Gets HTML5 Netflix Streaming Samsung Chromebook Gets HTML5 Netflix Streaming
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For the longest time, Chromebooks were denied the simple pleasure of streaming content from Netflix. This is because Netflix’ streaming service is powered by Microsoft’s Silverlight software, which is not available on Chrome OS. To get around this, Google worked …

What Will Mobile Bring to Consumers and Marketers in 2013? What Will Mobile Bring to Consumers and Marketers in 2013?
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The mobile landscape is set to change in a big way in 2013, and though some of the coming changes can be predicted, others will provide big (and perhaps unwelcome) surprises for both consumers and advertisers. As seen at this …

Samsung Pulls Its Windows RT Tablet Out Of Europe Due To Weak Demand [Report] Samsung Pulls Its Windows RT Tablet Out Of Europe Due To Weak Demand [Report]
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By all accounts, the Windows 8 Pro Surface is selling like hotcakes. The Windows RT Surface, and other Windows RT tablets, not so much. That’s why Samsung decided against selling its Windows RT tablet in the U.S., and now the …

Samsung Teases Galaxy S IV In New Video Samsung Teases Galaxy S IV In New Video

Samsung confirmed last week that the Galaxy S IV would be unveiled on March 14 at an event in Times Square. Now the company has a few weeks to build up the hype, and it’s doing so in a rather …

Samsung Galaxy S4 to be Shown Off in Times Square Samsung Galaxy S4 to be Shown Off in Times Square

Earlier this week, Samsung revealed that the unveiling of its next flagship Android smartphone will take place in New York City on March 14. The Korean company invited people to “come and meet the next galaxy,” implying that the event …

Samsung Won’t Be Backing Firefox OS Samsung Won’t Be Backing Firefox OS

At this week’s Mobile World Congress, Mozilla announced that it had secured four hardware partners for its first run of Firefox OS handsets. Those four partners – Alcatel, LG, ZTE and Huawei – represent a pretty diverse chunk of OEMs. …

Now Samsung Has Its Own Wallet App Now Samsung Has Its Own Wallet App

Samsung has unveiled a new digital wallet app in beta. Everyone is calling the App “Apple’s Passbook on Android”. Google, of course, already has some Passbook-like features in Google Now, not to mention Google Wallet. Samsung says, “Samsung Wallet is …

Apple Is Losing to Samsung’s Ad Blitz, Says the Man Who Put the ‘i’ in ‘iMac’ Apple Is Losing to Samsung’s Ad Blitz, Says the Man Who Put the ‘i’ in ‘iMac’
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Ken Segall, the marketing man responsible for Apple’s “Think Different” campaign as well as for putting the “i” in “iMac,” has a message for Apple: Samsung is crushing you right now. At least in terms of advertising. In a new …

Samsung Galaxy S4 2013: Announcement Coming March 14 Samsung Galaxy S4 2013: Announcement Coming March 14
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Earlier this month is was rumored that Samsung would be unveiling its new flagship Android smartphone, the Galaxy S IV, on March 14 in New York City. It turns out this particular rumor was solid, as Samsung has now announced …

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Mini-Tablet Announced Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Mini-Tablet Announced

Samsung this week officially announced its newest tablet device, the Galaxy Note 8. The 8-inch mini-tablet is the Korean manufacturer’s answer to the popularity of Apple’s iPad mini. The Note 8 features a similar size and hardware to Apple’s latest …

iPhone 5 Took Over The World In Q4 2012 iPhone 5 Took Over The World In Q4 2012
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A recent analysis of the smartphone market in 2012 found that Android dominated with over two-thirds of total smartphone shipments. The wide variety of Android devices ensures that the mobile OS ends up in the hands of more people. Another …

Samsung Galaxy SIV To Be Unveiled On March 14 [Rumor] Samsung Galaxy SIV To Be Unveiled On March 14 [Rumor]
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Much like the annual release of the iPhone, we can now count on an annual release for Samsung’s Galaxy S line. The latest model – presumably called the Galaxy S IV – will be unveiled sometime in March. The previous …

Mobile Phone Sales Declined Slightly in 2012, Shows Report Mobile Phone Sales Declined Slightly in 2012, Shows Report

Business analyst Gartner today released its 2012 mobile phone sales estimates, reporting a 1.7% decline in overall mobile phone sales from 2011. Even with the decline, though, customers bought 1.75 billion phones last year and smartphone sales in particular were …

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 …