Using The Galaxy Player 3.6 As A Bluetooth Handset

Galaxy Player 3.6 as Bluetooth handset

Samsung packed a lot of extra little features into their new Galaxy Players in an attempt to make them ultra versatile. Some of these features are quirky, but I can see being useful — such as the ability to use the Player as a viewfinder for a point-and-shoot camera. Others are interesting, but I’m not […]

Samsung Galaxy Player 3.6 Review

Galaxy Player 3.6

The $149 Samsung Galaxy Player 3.6 can best be described as Android’s answer to the iPod touch. Running the Gingerbread flavor of the popular smartphone operating system, this device is an MP3 player with serious benefits, including access to the full Google Play Store. At this size you’re not going to get a king of […]

How To Use Google Voice With Android Tablets And Media Players

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Even though my tablet doesn’t have a number and can’t make calls (without help), it’s still a useful platform for Google Voice. Same with Android media players like the Samsung Galaxy Player. In fact, with Google Voice you can turn a non-phone device into a free texting paradise for a kid or teen.

Samsung Galaxy Player 3.6 Review: First Impressions

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This week Samsung launched their new Galaxy Player 3.6, a smaller version of the non-phone Android devices they introduced to the U.S. last fall. The Player 3.6 runs the Gingerbread variant of Android and works just like a smartphone with the exception of making calls or having a connection to cellular data. It costs $149 […]

Best Tech and Gadget Gifts Under $250

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Maybe the prospect of spending $250 or more on a gift scares you. Or maybe you feel like spending less than $200 on a gift is a little on the cheap side. If that’s the case, you have come to the right place. Whether you’re searching for a new camera for the photographer in your […]

Gift Guide: Top Gadgets, Tech, and Toys For Tweens

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By the time your kid reaches the tween stage, toys start to give way to actual gadgets on the wish list. While you’re probably not ready to break out the cash for expensive technology, there are some great devices that will keep your tween entertained and help you teach them about tech responsibility. Of course, […]

Samsung Galaxy Player is an Android iPod Touch

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Samsung is “unleashing” an Android iPod Touch. What they are calling the Galaxy Player is a 4″ or 5″ Android device that looks a lot like one of the dozens of  smart phones out their running Google’s mobile operating system. But it’s not a phone. Sound familiar? After Apple released the iPhone customers started clamouring […]

Samsung Going After iPod Touch with Phone-less Galaxy Player

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Word is that Samsung isn’t content with pumping out lots of Galaxy S Phones or Galaxy Tab Tablets of the 7 inch variety. Apparently they are kicking up some dust and going after Apple’s iPod Touch with a Galaxy Player that is essentially a phone-less version of the Galaxy S or depending on how you […]