Samsung's Galaxy S III Mini Might Have Shrunken Specs, Too

When Samsung confirmed that its 4-inch Galaxy S III mini was real, it promised that it wouldn't just be another horrible tiny budget phone. But if MobileGeeks' information about the handset is correct, we may be in for a letdown tomorrow. » 10/10/12 8:28am 10/10/12 8:28am

Samsung Will Force Jonny Ive to Defend Apple's Copycat Claims

Apple is engaged in a very public lawsuit with Samsung, alleging that Samsung has gone too far in mimicking their product designs. Now Samsung is putting Apple's design guru Jonny Ive on the stand to explain all the ways they've supposedly infringed on patents. » 11/02/11 10:51am 11/02/11 10:51am

The Galaxy S Wi-Fi Is a 4-inch or 5-inch Android iPod Touch

Previously known as the Samsung Galaxy Player, the now re-branded Samsung Galaxy S Wi-Fi 4.0 and 5.0 is a 4-inch or 5-inch version of the Galaxy S. Well, if the Galaxy S didn't have any phone capabilities or 3G/4G. Basically, the Galaxy S Wi-Fi to the Galaxy S is what the iPod Touch is to the iPhone. » 5/02/11 7:56pm 5/02/11 7:56pm

Two Great Samsung Android Phones Are Free at Best Buy

If the price at which you'd even remotely consider trying an Android handset is "zero," well, you're out of excuses. Today and tomorrow, Verizon's Samsung Fascinate and AT&T's Samsung Captivate are both free with a two-year contract. They're good! Although be forewarned that Bing is Fascinate's default search engine. For… » 4/29/11 11:20am 4/29/11 11:20am

Stream Live TV from Samsungs Fancy New LCDs to Galaxy Tablets and…

Samsung's latest high-end LCDs are minimal beauties. But you know what else the D7000 and D8000 do? They use their second tuner to stream live television directly to the company's 10-inch Galaxy Tab and the Galaxy S II smartphone. Let's see the iPad do that. [Pocket Lint via Slash Gear] » 2/21/11 2:35pm 2/21/11 2:35pm

Mobile World Congress Tablet/Smartphone Smorgasbord

Gaming phones! Bigger tablets! Galaxy S reboots and a sneaky, perfectly-timed mini iPhone rumor to throw water on the whole thing! Today was a day of mobile/tablet news, dear readers, and it's all here. » 2/13/11 4:00pm 2/13/11 4:00pm

Samsung Reboots with Super-Thin, Super Sharp Galaxy S II

Not that this is any surprise given the massive leak of photos and impressions that preceeded today's big Mobile World Congress event, but Samsung has officially pulled the trigger on an impressive reboot of the Galaxy S. » 2/13/11 1:05pm 2/13/11 1:05pm

Samsung's Dual-Core Exynos Mobile Chip Hits Production Next Month

It's been beaten to market by Nvidia and its astonishingly rapid deployment of the Tegra 2 processor in pretty much everything with a screen, now Samsung is ready to start shouting about its own dual-core mobile processor—which it's decided to rename "Exynos". Here's how the marketing people came up with that: » 2/11/11 3:40am 2/11/11 3:40am

Samsung Galaxy S 4G Coming to T-Mobile This Month

Samsung is very big on promoting their 21mbps HSPA+ network as 4G, and as such, they've taken the Samsung Galaxy S Vibrant, given it HSPA+ guts and 2.2 Froyo, then rechristened it the Galaxy S 4G. Other than that, it's basically the same phone, except it comes with Inception preloaded, as well as DoubleTwist for media… » 2/02/11 12:40am 2/02/11 12:40am

Samsung Galaxy S Vibrant Getting Android 2.2 Froyo Tomorrow, Says T-Mo

Worried that your Samsung Vibrant was going to be stuck with Android 2.1 forevermore? Worry not! T-Mobile's chief marketing officer Cole Brodman told PCMag that Vibrant users can expect to see the Froyo upgrade starting tomorrow, with all users getting bumped within a few weeks. Going forward, Brodman explained, T-Mo… » 1/20/11 2:21pm 1/20/11 2:21pm

The Problem With Android Updates, Again (Or: Why Samsung Galaxy Phones …

If you own a Samsung Galaxy Android device, there's a good chance you're expecting an update to the second-most-recent release of Android, version 2.2, aka Froyo. It has not arrived! A purported insider explains why. Short version: Money. Updated. » 1/18/11 4:05pm 1/18/11 4:05pm