Included with the last press release along side the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket was the announcement of the HTC Vivid. I Thought we should focus on these two devices separately since the Vivid is not a follow up to an already released device. You may remember the Vivid by its code name, HTC Raider [...]
But you didn’t see anyone lining up to buy a Samsung, or anything other than an iPhone, in those days.Things started to change with the first “Next Big Thing” spot. Just like Apple poked fun at Microsoft with its “I’m a Mac” campaign in the 2000s, Samsung’s goal was to tap into the same strategy — a little guy taking swings at the dominant player in the industry — and for a while it worked.
As the day of the official unveiling of the Samsung "Next Galaxy" grows nearer, we can expect that its teasers become less of a tease and more of actual but unconfirmed details about the upcoming new flagship device.
First you have to prove you're not a gimmick. Then it's just a matter of proving you're better. LG turned heads with the G Flex last year, an Android smartphone with a banana-like bend to it, only to be stung with criticism that its big idea was actually just too big for the hand.
On the first of March, 2015, we'll be in Barcelona to see Samsung's next big thing. In this case, it'll almost certainly be a Samsung Galaxy S6, but there could very well be more than that. There could be a follow-up to the surprise hit that was the Galaxy Note Edge.
BARCELONA, Spain — Samsung has often been accused of being a clever copycat. In the case of its new flagship Galaxy S phones, announced Sunday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Samsung has created phones that unquestionably borrow on the most appealing elements of the iPhone. But they also stand out with their own impressive design twists.
BARCELONA, Spain — The phone maker Blackphone and the security communications company Silent Circle, whose partnership created the first privacy-oriented smartphone, announced two new devices at Mobile World Congress here on Monday, along with a suite of software and services intended to lock down both private and work communications.
Hulu is adding to its growing list of original programming. The supernatural comedy, Deadbeat , is adding a second season this April. The show is getting a boost for its second season in the form of famous guest stars. Headlining these guest stars are James Franco, Fred Armisen from SNL and Portlandia , and Danny Devito. Danny Devito's daughter, Lucy Devito, is a regular on the show.
The HTC One M9 is here, and it feels mighty familiar. The company’s new flagship, unveiled here at Mobile World Congress 2015 , takes the premium metal unibody of its predecessor and slots in a new chip, new camera, and tweaks what has already proved to be a popular design.
When the "hack 'n' slash" game Infinity Blade landed on the iPhone, it became the standard for action RPGs on mobile, especially on the iPhone, because of the lethal combination of gorgeous graphics and gesture-based controls. Two Infinity Blade games later, the title still hasn't made its way into Android. That's not to say there has been no attempt to create something similar on our beloved.
Samsung will announce its new flagship Galaxy phone on March 1 at an event in Barcelona. The company sent invitations to the press Monday for one of its "Unpacked" events, which are used to announce its most important products like the Galaxy S and Galaxy Note line of phones.
It seems that the ball has truly started rolling for Samsung . Although the exact dates of the announcement is still all but a rumor, the manufacturer is dotting it's i's and crossing its t's in preparation for the imminent arrival of the Galaxy Note 5 and the Galaxy S6 edge Plus.
Lytro was a "light field" camera that let people shoot photos carelessly, then focus them later. Photographers could upload photos to their computers, click on a portion of the image, and bring that part into focus, easily changing a photo's perspective in real time. The technology seemed so innovative,Now, after raising nearly $100 million, Lytro is changing its strategy.
BARCELONA, Spain — After returning in force to its keyboard roots last year, BlackBerry jumped back into touch-screen phones this week at the Mobile World Congress here, announcing the five-inch BlackBerry Leap.At its news conference here, the company also teased, in the briefest of fashions, that a curved phone with a slider keyboard might be “coming later this year.
We're still a few weeks away from the official release of Samsung's newest flagship the Galaxy S6, but already, rumors of a dual SIM version have been flooding tech sites these past days. A Chinese website has reportedly gotten hold of this variant, ahead of the March 31 press conference, and if the pictures are to be believed, this Galaxy S6 definitely shows a dual sim tray.
That HTC would be unveiling the HTC One M9 is a no-brainer. Even the HTC Grip fitness band was somewhat expected. But imagine our surprise when the smartphone maker revealed at MWC 2015 that it too will be dipping its toes into the virtual reality market, with a high-profile partner no less. The strangely named HTC Vive will be the company's entry into the budding VR arena.
Today the Samsung Galaxy S Edge seems to have been re-confirmed alongside the Samsung Galaxy S6. In an image of a selection of cases from little-known brand Verus, both the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge (or just S Edge) can be seen. Here you'll notice that the Samsung device's edge is not just all by its lonesome, it's joined by some volume keys as well.
Samsung's pre-announcement clues are sometimescryptic at best, but it's not being especially subtle this time around. Hours afterTinhtefirst revealed thatsomething was up, Samsung hasposteda "what's next" teaser for a March 1st Galaxy Unpacked event in Barcelona whose centerpiece is the shadowy profile of a curvy-looking device.