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Samsung Pay now includes support for PayPal

April 24, 2018 Doug Demagistris

After quite a bit of delay, Samsung has finally begun rolling out support today for PayPal payments within Samsung Pay. By doing so, Samsung Pay only distances itself further from the mobile payment competition that lags behind.

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Samsung made fun of the notch, but might soon embrace it

April 18, 2018 Doug Demagistris

During its Unpacked 2018 event at MWC 2018, Samsung announced new flagships in Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+. Executives couldn’t help but to poke fun at Apple and other OEMs for adopting a display notch, though a new patent from the South Korean company shows they’ll consider one after all.

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Samsung brings Disney characters to life in Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+

March 20, 2018 Droid Turf

Samsung and Disney brought everyone’s favorite characters back to life as the new AR Emoji on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+. Just like Apple did in iPhone X, Samsung is also adding AR Emoji in its flagship smartphone series, and shortly after the announcement and global release, the Disney characters are here!

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Samsung acquires startup Kngine for help with Bixby

March 8, 2018 Droid Turf

Shortly after announcing the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ at Unpacked 2018, it has been reported that Samsung has acquired an Egyptian-based startup company known as Kngine to help with Bixby. Kngine was started in 2013 and has been developing its own AI that functions much like the human brain. Samsung could use the company’s know-how to help with Bixby 2.0, said to release later this year alongside Galaxy Note 9 and a Bixby smart speaker.


Weekly Poll: Are you buying Samsung’s Galaxy S9+ or Galaxy S9?

March 2, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Samsung’s Unpacked 2018 event has concluded, and so has MWC 2018 in the lovely city of Barcelona. The South Korean giant introduced the world to Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+, the ninth installments in the Galaxy S flagship series of smartphones this week. After reading all our content, what are your thoughts?

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Samsung’s Galaxy S9 models support Project Treble for faster Android updates

February 28, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Samsung’s new Galaxy phones, Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+, were announced at the start of the week in Barcelona during MWC 2018. What we didn’t know at the time is the fact Samsung’s new handsets support Project Treble, Google’s software feature that allows Android system updates to be rolled out faster.


“Yes” confirms Samsung CEO, a Bixby-powered smart speaker will launch later this year

February 27, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Shortly after being on stage at MWC 2018 in Barcelona during Unpacked 2018 to announce the latest Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ smartphones, Samsung Mobile CEO DJ Koh confirmed a Bixby-powered smart speaker. The device that has been rumored for some time hasn’t made way to MWC 2018 for any kind of official introduction, but is being worked on back at Samsung Labs.

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