The Best Tablet Display Isn't On an iPad

The key element for a great tablet has always been a truly innovative and top performing display, and the best leading edge tablets have always flaunted their beautiful high tech displays. But Tablet displays are more challenging to produce because their large screens are three to four times the size of a smartphone.… » 6/24/14 9:40am 6/24/14 9:40am

Samsung Says the Galaxy Tab 10.1 Project Began Months Before the iPad

Jin Soo Kim, a Samsung industrial designer, was called to the stand today by Samsung at Apple and Samsung's court battle and revealed this: the Galaxy Tab 10.1 project couldn't have ripped off the iPad because the Tab 10.1 project began in October 2009 (while the iPad was announced on January 27, 2010). Kim even went… » 8/15/12 11:25pm 8/15/12 11:25pm

Samsung Exec Finds "Fighting Over Rectangles" Unreasonable

There are many, many accusations being tossed back and forth between Apple and Samsung. There have been for months, there will continue to be. But perhaps none of them has perfectly distilled the fight that the two megacorps are having quite like Samsung's Chief Product Officer Kevin Packingham did in an interview… » 7/30/12 8:06pm 7/30/12 8:06pm

Judge Orders Apple to Post a Notice Saying Samsung Didn't Copy the iPad on Apple's Own Website

The UK judge that ruled that Samsung didn't copy the iPad because the Galaxy tab was "not as cool" as the iPad has now ordered Apple to take back its accusations against Samsung by publicly saying Samsung did not copy the iPad's design on the Apple website and various magazines and newspapers. » 7/18/12 2:00pm 7/18/12 2:00pm

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2: A Little Better, a Little Cheaper

You probably need a cheat sheet to keep track of all of Samsung's tablets: the Galaxy Tab 7, the 10.1, the 8.9, the 7.0 Plus, the 7.7, and did I hear a niner in there? And now there's the Galaxy Tab 2, with two models (7.0 and 10.1) that are very slightly improved, but not enough to justify a few hundred bucks. » 4/11/12 7:00pm 4/11/12 7:00pm

BGR: Samsung's Making a Giant-Sized Retina Screen Galaxy Tab

So this one landed on our desk with a big ol' thud of a HUH? BGR is reporting that, according to a trusted source, Samsung is making a 11.6-inch, 2560 x 1600 resolution Galaxy Tab that will be announced next February. You're going to need a bigger—actually—just use that humongous tablet as the boat. » 12/08/11 2:57pm 12/08/11 2:57pm

Samsung Wins Its Appeal—Galaxy Tabs Are Back on Sale in Australia

Score one for Samsung! It just registered a major victory in its cantankerous dispute with Apple over the Galaxy Tab. An Australian court has overturned its October injunction against the devices for violating Apple's touchscreen technology after a quick redesign by Samsung. Tabs will be back on store shelves Friday… » 11/30/11 12:43am 11/30/11 12:43am

Samsung Just Changed the Galaxy Tab's Design Because of the iPad (OMG SOO DIFFERENT)

Apple and Samsung have been battling in German courts about whether the Galaxy Tab 10.1 stole ideas from the iPad or not (among other things). So to avoid the injunction, Samsung went ahead and changed the design of the Tab in Germany so it wouldn't look like an iPad anymore. » 11/16/11 12:03pm 11/16/11 12:03pm