Tag Archive: Samsung


Samsung updates Galaxy S7 Nougat beta with Facebook fix

No other changes in this build, Samsung says, but more beta updates will follow.

Samsung is starting to roll out an update for Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Android 7.0 beta participants, fixing an issue which caused the Facebook app to crash. The 92MB over-the-air update is going out now to European Galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935F) owners, and other models are likely to follow soon.

A message given to beta participants says that this update only  [Read More…]

Gear S3 to support Samsung Pay even without a Samsung phone

Samsung Pay confirms to AC that the service will work on Gear S3 when paired with any Android 4.4+ phone.

While most of the Gear S2’s features work just fine when paired to a non-Samsung phone, Samsung Pay was off-limits unless your watch was paired to a Galaxy device. On the upcoming Gear S3 watches, it looks like that’s no longer the case. The Samsung Pay Twitter account has confirmed to AC that the service will  [Read More…]

Samsung can win the hearts of its Galaxy Note loyalists by bringing back the removable battery while giving us 6GB RAM, 256GB Memory and a 4K display

I wrote an editorial yesterday about how I am still using my Samsung Galaxy Note 7 and it still hasn’t exploded. The commenters in that post have inspired me to follow it up with another editorial. I no longer feel alone as a Note loyalist. Deep down, I have been a loyal Note fan since

Verizon now carrying Samsung Galaxy S7 edge in Blue Coral

You can now get your Samsung Galaxy S7 edge in Blue Coral from Verizon.

Fans of Samsung’s ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 who especially loved the glorious Blue Coral color option can now get the next best Samsung device — the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge — in that stunning shade of blue from Verizon. Verizon is also currently offering a buy one, get one half off deal for those looking to win the holiday season with an amazing gift for  [Read More…]

Wednesday’s best deals and discount codes: Protect you and your loved ones with the Samsung SmartThings Home Monitoring Kit

Happy Wednesday! There are a few cool deals today. First up is Samsung’s SmartThings Home Monitoring Kit. Alarm services are expensive. Chances are you will never use them which is another reason why people forgo the expensive service. However, all it takes is one break-in to ruin your day, or maybe even your life. For those

Breaking News: I’m still using my Samsung Galaxy Note 7 and it hasn’t exploded! (editorial)

Yeah, you’re probably going to call me an idiot, or a whole lot worse for this article. Then my mother is going to call me and ask me if I really should continue to write as a hobby. She will then tell me I should focus on my day job as a Medicinal Chemist. That’s

No, Samsung probably isn’t going to sell refurbished Note 7s in 2017

Resurfaced report claiming Samsung will sell refurbed versions of exploding handset actually dates back to September.

Are you ready for a bizarre footnote in the Galaxy Note 7 saga? First picked up by SamMobile and attributed to Korean outlet The Investor (which has made its name in recent weeks with some questionable Galaxy S8 rumors), the story goes that notoriously fire-prone handset might go on sale again in 2017 — at least in emerging markets like  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear S3 lands at T-Mobile November 18, it will be quite expensive

Smartwatch fans, we recently told you Samsung’s latest Gears S3 Frontier smartwatch is already up for pre-order with AT&T and BestBuy has it listed as “Coming Soon”. Well if for some reason you don’t want to do business with the two companies, then you’ll be glad to know the Gear S3 Frontier will be landing

Samsung rewards Samsung Pay users via new loyalty program

Are you using Samsung Pay with your Samsung Galaxy smartphone? Then we have some good news for you. Samsung has just announced a new reward program called Samsung Rewards. So it goes like this. The more you use Samsung Pay in retail locations or online, the more points you acquire which can then be turned

Samsung posts official Black Friday 2016 deal list

It’s only a matter of days before the Black Friday shopping spree begins. Some companies have already revealed their lists of promotions and this week it’s Samsung’s turn to reveal its set of discounted products. But don’t get your hopes up. If you’re hunting for a new phone like the Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7