Post Tagged with: "Samsung"

Samsung’s New TV Can Become Curved at Will, Lands in Korea August 1
/ July 31, 2014 12:12 pm
Samsung’s New TV Can Become Curved at Will, Lands in Korea August 1

Mashable reports “In the last year or so, Samsung, LG and other TV manufacturers have placed big bets on curved TV sets which are, supposedly, more immersive than ones with regular, flat screens.” . Read More

Samsung Eventually Displays the Result of Bizarre ‘Galaxy 11′ Soccer Ad
/ July 17, 2014 11:04 am
Samsung Eventually Displays the Result of Bizarre ‘Galaxy 11′ Soccer Ad

Mashable reports “Samsung released the sequel to its bizarre Galaxy 11 ad Tuesday, two days after the World Cup finals ended.” . Read More

Samsung to Acquire SmartThings for Around $200 Million
/ July 16, 2014 3:56 pm
Samsung to Acquire SmartThings for Around $200 Million

Looking to counter Google's recent acquisition of Nest Labs, consumer technology giant Samsung is close to a deal to acquire SmartThings, a Washington, DC-based startup developing an open platform for the "Internet of things," TechCrunch reported. The company reportedly would pay around $200 million, according to unnamed sources. . Read More

Nest, Samsung to Launch Low-Power Network ‘Thread’
/ July 15, 2014 11:25 am
Nest, Samsung to Launch Low-Power Network ‘Thread’

Mashable reports “Nest and six other manufacturers including Samsung announced on Tuesday they are launching a new wireless network called Thread that will allow smart gadgets to talk to each other as a greater part of the smart home revolution.”. Read More

Samsung Revamps Homegrown App Store
/ July 11, 2014 11:11 am
Samsung Revamps Homegrown App Store

Re/code reports “Samsung said late Thursday that it is reorganizing and rebranding its app store for phones and tablets. What was known as Samsung Apps will now be dubbed Galaxy Apps and offer hundreds of apps exclusive to Samsung devices.”. Read More

Google’s Chromecast Streamer Can Now Mirror Android Devices on your TV
/ July 10, 2014 5:08 pm
Google’s Chromecast Streamer Can Now Mirror Android Devices on your TV

VentureBeat reports that Google today added mirroring to its Chromecast Android application, allowing Chromecast owners with Android devices to “cast” mobile applications, videos, photos, and anything else from their device’s screen over to their television set. The company originally announced the feature at its I/O 2014 developer conference. . Read More

Oculus Operating on Samsung’s VR Headset
/ July 10, 2014 5:08 pm
Oculus Operating on Samsung’s VR Headset

GamesIndustryBiz reports that Samsung is working with Oculus on its fresh VR headset for mobile devices. The Samsung-specific news site states the mobile phone maker's earlier previously rumored headset will be called Gear VR, and is set to be declared in September at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin. Samsung is reportedly handling the hardware side of the Gear VR on its own, while Oculus will be working with the company on software. . Read More

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