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Music

FCC pics offer a scoop on the Samsung Scoop, a portable Bluetooth speaker

FCC filings appear to have prematurely revealed the Scoop, a Samsung-made portable Bluetooth speaker with a built-in microphone. It's unclear just when it might hit retail shelves.
Mobile

Samsung still has time for Tizen, but does anyone else? New Z2 phone will be the test

Samsung has launched the Z2, but it's not a smartphone that runs Google Android. Instead it has Samsung's Tizen operating system, and is made to challenge the many low-cost phones available in India.
Mobile

Apple and Samsung positively dominate smartphone profits worldwide

Samsung and Apple dominate smartphone profitability worldwide, and it's not even close. According to an analysis by Cannaccord Genuity, the two smartphone makers combine to make up more than 100 percent of the industry's profits.
Computing

The sixth generation of on-board memory for GPU cards won’t arrive until 2018

During a recent convention in Korea, Samsung revealed that GDDR6 memory for graphics cards will become available in 2018. HBM2 and HBM3 were topics as well, with HBM2 expected to arrive in 2017 followed by HBM3 in the 2019/2020 window.
Mobile

Samsung may want to sell you a cheap, refurbished Galaxy smartphone

Samsung may be working on a plan to sell refurbished Galaxy smartphones. The scheme is rumored to operate behind Samsung's existing upgrade program, and utilize the devices returned to it.
Mobile

Samsung is shutting down Milk Music (updated)

Samsung plans to shutter its two-year-old freemium music service, Milk Music, which was originally intended to serve as a chief competitor to Pandora. That turned out to be something of a pipe dream.
Mobile

Samsung launched 6 devices today, including the Galaxy Note 7

If you thought today was just the launch of the Galaxy Note 7, you thought wrong. Samsung is launching five other devices as well, including the Gear 360, Gear VR, Connect Auto, Level Active, and IconX.
Photography

Samsung’s cute $350 Gear 360 VR camera is now available for purchase

Looking for an affordable 360-degree camera that can record 4K video? Samsung's Gear 360 has been a while coming, but it's finally available for purchase at $350. The 360-degree camera launches alongside the new Gear VR and Samsung's Galaxy…
Mobile

Immerse yourself with Samsung's new Gear VR, now available at $100

In addition to purchasing Samsung's new Note 7 smartphone, you can also grab the new Gear VR headset, It's a slight improvement over last year's model, and it's available for $100 now.
Mobile

Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 is now available in stores and online

Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 is finally here, and the 5.7-inch phablet builds on the design themes of the Galaxy S7 Edge. Samsung says Android 7.0 Nougat will come two to three months after its release.
Mobile

Motorola is mad at Samsung for stealing its always-on screen idea

Motorola has taken to Twitter to voice its annoyance over the continued adoption of always-on screen displays by rival companies. However, it not-so cryptically singled out one particular rival in its message.
Virtual Reality

Harry who? Turn wizards to dust in Wands, an awesome online shooter for Samsung’s Gear VR

If you want your wizards heavily armed and out for blood, you'll like Wands, an awesome online shooter for the Gear VR, that also has an unusual spectator mode where your friends can cheer your victories, or laugh at your…