Samsung Inadvertently Removed Universal Search From UK Galaxy S III

We've heard that the Verizon Galaxy S III Jelly Bean update is close.

Samsung recently pushed out an OTA update to the international Galaxy S III that removed universal search, but it seems the update was a mistake. According to Tech Radar Samsung confirmed that it accidentally removed the feature from the international version of the Galaxy S III. Samsung has promised that it will “provide the correct […]

New OTA Update for International Galaxy S III Removes Universal Search


Following updates for the U.S.-based AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon Wireless models of the flagship Galaxy S III smartphone, Samsung is also rolling out the same update to the international edition of the Galaxy S III for GSM networks. The update, which actually doesn’t add any new functionality or bug fixes to the smartphone, does the […]

Verizon Galaxy S III Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update Release Date Close?

We've heard that the Verizon Galaxy S III Jelly Bean update is close.

We have already heard that the Samsung Galaxy S III Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update release date might be close and now we are hearing that the Verizon Galaxy S III Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, specifically, might be close as well. A source has informed us that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean roll out […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Sales Top 10 Million


Samsung’s third-generation Android flagship smartphone is a hot and popular device among Android users, and it doesn’t look like momentum for the Galaxy S III is slowing down anytime soon. The South Korean smartphone and tablet manufacturer has announced that sales for the Galaxy S III has now topped 10 million units worldwide in under […]

How to Take a Screen Shot on the Samsung Galaxy S III

taking screenshots with the samsung galaxy siii

The Samsung Galaxy S III gives users two different ways to take a screenshot. One is easy, especially for former iPhone or iPad users. The other is so hard I don’t bother. Let me show you how to do both, for when you really need each of them. Taking a screenshot with an Android phone […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update in the Works

The Galaxy S III Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is in the works it seems.

The Samsung Galaxy S III Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is reportedly in the works and it could come as early as next month. According to SamMobile, Samsung is planning the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the recently released Samsung Galaxy S III and if all goes well, then we should see a roll […]

Samsung Galaxy S III 64GB Marches Toward Irrelevancy

Samsung won't launch the Galaxy S III 64GB until later this year.

As expected, Samsung has confirmed that the Galaxy S III 64GB model is indeed still coming to shelves and that it will be arriving sometime during the second half of 2012. Samsung confirmed the news to Android Central in a statement saying that the 64GB model will still be arriving this year, though the company […]

Verizon Galaxy S III Review: From an iPhone Owner

Verizon Galaxy S III Display

The Samsung Galaxy S III is a slim and wonderful looking Android smartphone that focuses heavily on gestures and natural use to deliver one of the most attractive Android phones I’ve used in a long time. It’s no secret that I’ve become a heavy iPhone user, but the Galaxy S III reminded me that Android smartphones are […]

Samsung Galaxy S III 64GB Release Date Remains Unknown

The 64GB Galaxy S III has yet to see a release.

When Samsung first announced the Samsung Galaxy S III, it said that a Galaxy S III with 64GB of on board storage space would be coming along in due time. However, it’s now the middle of July, almost two months after the initial release of the Galaxy S III, and the 64GB model still hasn’t […]

Samsung Hints at Additional Color Choices for Galaxy S III Smartphone


With AT&T getting the exclusive Garnet Red version of the Galaxy S III, it looks like Samsung may be looking at bringing other exclusive colors to the market. Speaking to UK-based Pocket-lint, a Samsung spokesperson confirmed that additional color variants will be coming over time. “We will be announcing potential colour variants in due course.” Currently, […]

How to Change the Shortcuts on Samsung Galaxy S III Lock Screen


The Samsung Galaxy S III lock screen includes four app icons. While I love quick access to four apps from the lock screen, I don’t like the programs Samsung chose. Here’s how to change the lock screen app shortcuts on the Galaxy S III. This tip will work on all version of the Galaxy S III. First, […]

Verizon Galaxy S III with Unlockable Bootloader Coming Soon

The Galaxy S III Developer Edition will launch soon.

The Verizon Galaxy S III Developer Edition, that will come with an unlockable bootloader, will be arriving soon through Samsung’s website. Samsung’s latest Galaxy S III variant has shown up on Samsung’s website today with a tag line that confirms that the device will be made available to customers soon. How soon remains to be […]

Samsung Galaxy S III OTA Updates Are A “Precautionary Measure”

Galaxy S III

Recent Samsung Galaxy S III OTA updates that remove universal search are Samsung’s way of warding off Apple before the company can get the Galaxy S III banned. According to The Verge, Samsung views the OTA updates as a “precautionary measure to ensure that U.S. consumers may enjoy using our innovative products without interruption.” The updates […]

Verizon Won’t Unlock Galaxy S III Bootloader

Verizon will not unlock the Galaxy S III bootloader.

Verizon has confirmed, despite rumors to the contrary, that it will not be unlocking the Galaxy S III bootloader with a software update. The carrier has confirmed the bad news to Droid-Life saying that it will not unlock the bootloader with a software update, something that was rumored to be the case over the weekend. […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Now Available on Verizon for $199.99

The Galaxy S4 could come with a locked bootloader.

The Samsung Galaxy S III is finally available on all four major U.S. carriers as Samsung’s flagship phone lands on Verizon Wireless today. Verizon is the last of the four major carriers to offer the Samsung Galaxy S III, but it is the only one that offer a 16GB and 32GB option for the smartphone. […]

Analyst: 6.5 Million Galaxy S III Sold in Q2


JP Morgan analysts are estimating that Samsung may have sold approximately 6.5 million Galaxy S III smartphones in the second quarter. Sales in the smartphone are expected to pick up and it is estimated that Samsung will move an additional 15 million units between July and September and will have a combined Q2 and Q3 […]

Red Samsung Galaxy S III Comes to AT&T On July 29

Garnet Red Samsung Galaxy S III

This Sunday AT&T will have another Samsung Galaxy S III color for Android fans to choose from. Today AT&T announced that on July 15 it will start pre-orders a Garnet Red version of the Samsung Galaxy S III. The new color will join the current Pebble Blue and Marble White Samsung Galaxy S III colors […]