Tag Archive: Partnership


Spotify CEO explains what the company’s new Samsung partnership means

Deeper Bixby integration, ease of use across multiple devices, and more are on the way.

After its announcements for the Galaxy Note 9, Galaxy Watch, and Galaxy Home during its Unpacked event in NYC, Samsung brought Spotify CEO Daniel Ek on-stage to talk about a new partnership between the two companies. Samsung says that Spotify is now its go-to music streaming partner and is working with the company to bring a more seamless listening experience to its customers, but  [Read More…]

New partnership lets you use Samsung Pay’s MST chip with Chase Pay

You can now earn double the rewards with each purchase.

Samsung Pay is one of the best mobile payment solutions to-date, with its two most standout features being Samsung Rewards and its combo of NFC and MST technology that allows you to use it at virtually any sore. On July 27, Samsung announced a new partnership with Chase that brings these goodies over to Chase Pay.

Starting today, you can jump into the Samsung Pay app and  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia XZ1 will be able to “duplicate reality”, thanks to Sculpteo partnership

You might remember that when it introduced its latest Xperia XZ1 flagship at IFA 2017, Sony said the phone will come with a unique feature – the pre-installed 3D Creator app which can be used to generate realistic 3D scans of objects and people. Now Sony announced a partnership with online 3D printing and digital […]

RED announces exclusive partnership with holographic display maker for Hydrogen One

Are you ready for holograms on phones?

Earlier this summer, camera maker RED announced that they were working on the Hydrogen One, a $ 1200 phone that it claims will offer customers the very first holographic display on a phone.

Today, RED officially announced a long-term exclusive partnership with Leia Inc., the company responsible for the “Diffractive Lightfield Backlighting” technology that makes the holographic display possible. The goal is to have the first Hydrogen One phones ready for consumers  [Read More…]

Amazon and Dish could form partnership to enter the U.S. wireless business

Let the big time deal discussions begin.

Dish has been linked with deals, mergers and buyouts involving AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint and others over the years, but its latest suitor could be Amazon, according to a report out of The Wall Street Journal. Dish’s Chief Executive Charlie Ergen and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos have apparently started some interesting talks about partnerships between their companies, leveraging the powers of each.

Discussions have reportedly surrounded ideas such as Amazon funding the launch  [Read More…]

OnePlus arrives in Denmark via exclusive partnership with 3

Get your OnePlus 3T from 3!

Calling all Danes! The OnePlus 3T is now available in your country, exclusively available through 3. Both the 64GB and 128 GB models are available in Gunmetal. You can buy in-store or online with pricing starting at 99 kr./month for 30 months when you sign up for one of three service plans, or can be bought outright for as low as 4270 kr.

In its advertising, 3 is calling the OnePlus  [Read More…]

Marvel announces multi-game partnership with Square Enix

Avengers! Reassemble?

We’re finally getting an Avengers game! OK, we’ve sort of had one before in the Ultimate Alliance franchise, but… meh?

IGN and Superherohype are spreading the word that Marvel has made a multi-year, multi-game agreement with Square Enix, bring together two entertainment powerhouses in (what will hopefully be) beautiful synergy.

Square Enix, well-known for the Final Fantasy franchise, is tapping Tomb Raider developer Crystal Dynamics, as well as Deus Ex developer Eidos Montréal for an Avengers game  [Read More…]

Facebook launches Live Audio broadcasts with BBC partnership

Facebook delivers a new way to connect with audiences.

Expect to see a variety of live content on your Facebook news feed in 2017.

Today, Facebook announced a new way for broadcasters and publishers to go live with audio-only broadcasts, and will be launching the new feature with a couple British media partnerships — BBC World Service and talk radio broadcasters LBC — along with publisher Harper Collins and authors Adam Grant and Britt Bennett.

This new feature also  [Read More…]

Pokémon/Starbucks partnership turns over 7,800 coffee shops into PokéStops

Love to play Pokémon GO and you’re also a big fan of Starbucks’ yummy coffee? Then you’ll be thrilled to know that the Pokémon Company and the hot beverage giant are teaming up to transform over 7,800 coffee shops across US into PokéStops and Gyms. Winter is coming so the Pokémon Company and Niantic are

Google aims to solve Pixel retail support conundrum with uBreakiFix repair partnership

Same-day repairs for your Pixel will soon be available.

In an attempt to fix its inherent shortcoming of not having a physical retail presence for in-person phone repairs and support, Google has struck a deal with popular electronics repair chain uBreakiFix to be the exclusive repair company for the new Pixel and Pixel XL. Pixel owners will be able to take their broken phone into any of uBreakiFix’s 250 retail locations across the U.S. and Canada, or mail the  [Read More…]