5 Great Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Launchers to Replace Touchwiz

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Most Samsung smart phone owners either love Touchwiz or hate it. If you’re in the second camp, try these 10 great Samsung Galaxy Note 4 launchers to replace Touchwiz. These launchers will work on other smart phones simplifying the user interface, transforming it into a more pure Android look, or they add features that make users more efficient. Samsung calls their […]

5 Great Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition Tips

Business and educational users will love the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition, one of the best Android 4.4 Kitkat options. It’s got an excellent display, fast user interface and best-in-class note taking and drawing features thanks to the great Samsung S Pen. To help Note 10.1 users better enjoy their device, we’ve collected a list of […]

Samsung Confesses TouchWiz Needs Work


At its analyst event, Samsung revealed that the company will be turning its attention to software to be competitive moving forward. The company began its presentation talking about Samsung’s ascension in the mobile space to becoming the largest phone-maker in the world, dethroning veterans like Nokia and Motorola. To continue its growth, Samsung Electronics president […]

AT&T Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 Review

Screen size comparison, from left to right: 5-inch 1080p Galaxy S4, 5.5-inch 720p Galaxy Note 2, 6.3-inch 720p Galaxy Mega, 8-inch 720p Galaxy Tab 3 8.0

If users found the Galaxy Note phablet series to be unwieldy and an odd form factor, the Galaxy Mega is even more perplexing as it straddles the phablet and tablet computing categories. With a display size of 6.3 inches, the Mega, as reviewed on AT&T Mobility and forthcoming on Sprint in the U.S., offers the […]

Galaxy Note 2 & Galaxy S3 Android 4.2 Updates Face Setbacks


It appears that the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.2 updates may still be a little ways off as the highly anticipated software updates have reportedly been delayed to an unknown date due to TouchWiz. While the Samsung Galaxy S4 arrived with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean on board, Samsung has yet […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 v. HTC One: Feature-by-Feature Showdown Before You Buy


You’ve probably read extensive reviews of the competing Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One Android flagships and are still indecisive about which one to take the plunge on, and we’re here to help. Fortunately, for users looking at either top-of-the-line flagships for 2013 in the Android camp, both are great devices and it would be […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs. HTC One: Software Feature Showdown

The Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One compete with special software features.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 and the HTC One are arguably two of the best Android smartphones of 2013, but neither phone is a pure Android smartphone. Samsung and HTC rely heavily on the software features to enhance the user experience and stand apart from each other, and the Nexus 4, in a crowded Android smartphone market. […]

Android (As We Know It) is Dead.


Maybe proclaiming the death of Android in early 2013 is a bit outlandish, but the Android landscape has changed dramatically since HTC had announced the very first Android smartphone, the HTC G1, in October 2008, and the platform will continue to evolve drastically in years to come. In a few years, I speculate that Android […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Software Hands-On Video

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The Samsung Galaxy S4 is more than just thinner, lighter smartphone with a bigger 1080P HD display, it also packs in a collection of smart software features that the match and beat some of the best iPhone 5 features available. In addition to our Samsung Galaxy S4 hands on video, we took some time at the Galaxy […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Dual Camera Mode Keeps You in the Photo

The Galaxy S4 is coming to AT&T, Sprint and Verizon at the very least.

If you’ve ever wished your front facing camera had just a smidgen more room to take self-portraits and snap shots, Samsung has got just the thing, a dual camera mode. Announced today during Samsung’s Unpacked event, the successor to the wildly popular Samsung Galaxy S3, the Samsung Galaxy S4, will ship with an enhanced camera […]

Samsung Galaxy Owners Reporting Crippling Copy & Paste Bug

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Owners of several Samsung Galaxy devices including the Samsung Galaxy S3, Galaxy S2 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet are reporting a crippling copy and paste bug wherein the Clipboard continually crashes and doesn’t allow users to use the copy and paste function or any of the features associated with the Clipboard. Read: 6 […]

Samsung Trademarks Suggest More Eye Tracking Technologies


Samsung had filed for trademarks for ‘Eye Scroll’ and ‘Eye Pause,’ suggesting that the Android smartphone-maker is exploring new eye tracking technologies for its mobile devices as part of a plan to refresh the Nature UI overlay on top of Android. Nature UI is a refresh of the Samsung TouchWiz user interface that debuted on […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Review: Editors’ Choice


The Galaxy S III is Samsung’s best Android smartphone to date and the company’s successor to the Galaxy S II device that was launched last year as the Galaxy S II on AT&T and T-Mobile and the Epic 4G Touch on Sprint. The touchscreen-only smartphone will compete against the HTC One X series as well […]

5 Things I’d Change About the Samsung Galaxy S III

5 Things I'd Change About the Samsung Galaxy S III

Yesterday, Samsung announced the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S III, a phone that it hopes will compete against the likes of the HTC One X for AT&T, the HTC EVO 4G LTE for Sprint, the iPhone 4S and the upcoming iPhone 5. Instead of being excited about the launch though, I was disappointed. And unfortunately, […]

Leaked Encased Galaxy S III Shows Off Large On-Screen Menu Button


In the latest leaked image of a device that is widely believed to be the third-generation flagship Samsung Galaxy S III (or Galaxy S3), it appears that Samsung is taking extra precautionary  measures to keep the design of the phone secret by hiding the device inside what appears to be a plastic housing that resembles […]

Latest Galaxy S III Flagship Leak Suggests Mouth-Watering Specs


With the announcement of the Galaxy S III looming around the corner, leaks and speculations about the third-generation flagship Android smartphone from Samsung are flying out quick. The latest leak provides us with not only a picture of the device and a photo of the device in question. According to a Reddit post, a person […]

Verizon Prepping TouchWiz Software Update for LTE Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1


Verizon Wireless is preparing a software update for its Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet made by Samsung with embedded 4G LTE wireless broadband. The update is expected to hit at any time now and will bring a number of enhancements to the lightweight slate along with Samsung’s proprietary TouchWiz user interface overlay on top of the […]

T-Mobile Announces Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus

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T-Mobile USA tonight announces its latest tablet addition to its 4G HSPA+ portfolio in the form of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, which is an enhanced and updated version to the Galaxy Tab 7 that was offered on the nation’s fourth largest carrier last year. With the new Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, T-Mobile announces […]