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LTE Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 receives update, brings TouchWiz and other fixes with it

Android Central

If you have been patiently waiting for your Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 LTE model to receive the TouchWiz update you will be pleased to know the update is now rolling out. The update brings a mini apps tray, a quick panel for easy access to things like screen brightness, wifi, auto rotation and more. In addition to adding TouchWiz to the device they have also enhanced the wifi connectivity, fixed  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note shipments surpass 1 million units in only two months

Galaxy Note

When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note a few months back, it was obvious that Android enthusiasts were excited about the hybrid tablet phone. But we never imagined that Samsung would ship 1 million units of the Galaxy Note in roughly two months. Keep in mind that the number of units shipped is always going to be higher than the number of units actually sold to consumers.

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NTT DoCoMo, Samsung, Panasonic, Fujitsu and NEC team up to take on Qualcomm

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When it comes to manufacturing chips for smartphones and tablets, Qualcomm has been leading the mobile industry for awhile. In order to have the resources to compete with the giant, several smaller companies would need to combine their efforts . Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo has teamed up with Samsung, Panasonic, NEC, Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Semiconductor to create a high-powered fabless joint venture for the purpose of developing “feature-rich, small-size, low-power-consumption  [Read More…]

Samsung is reportedly trying to upgrade the Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab to Android 4.0

Samsung is reportedly trying to upgrade the Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab to Android 4.0

Several days ago, Samsung came forth stating it would be nearly impossible to run Android Ice Cream Sandwich on their older models such as the Samsung  [Read More…]

Papa John’s giving away Samsung Galaxy Nexus and discounts to Android app users

Papa John’s giving away Samsung Galaxy Nexus and discounts to Android app users

While you and your friends get together this weekend to discuss the need for a playoff in NCAA football, you’re probably going to order pizza. Perhaps you want to make  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S II, Galaxy Tab 10.1 appear poised for US Cellular

USCC inventory

It’s long been rumored that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 would be headed to US Cellular. And now, thanks to USCC’s ESN system, it looks like the Galaxy S II is headed that way as well. Neither device has been officially announced by the regional carrier. But given the depth of its current roster of Android smartphones and tablets, it’s probably just a matter of time.

Thanks, anon!

 

Samsung Galaxy S, Galaxy Tab now said to possibly get ‘Value Pack’ instead of Ice Cream Sandwich

Samsung Galaxy ICS

In the continuing story of “Nobody knows what the hell’s going on with the Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab,” (see Part 1 and Part 2) a new report out of Korea suggests that the manufacturer’s 2010 flagship devices may receive a “Value Pack” update instead of a full-fledged refresh to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The “Value Pack” — we’d expect a better name once all the translation and marketing  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S III expected to feature Android 4.0, Quad-core processor and 2GB of RAM

Samsung Galaxy S III expected to feature Android 4.0, Quad-core processor and 2GB of RAM

The Samsung Galaxy S II is already one of the better Android smartphones currently available and it is no surprise that Samsung wants to release a  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S owners might be treated with a “value pack” instead of Android 4.0

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Last week we learned that the Samsung Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab might not receive a software update to Android 4.0, but then the company decided to take a second look at the situation after customers cried out. Details are still scarce, but reports are coming from Korea that Samsung might choose to compromise and offer the estimated 20 million Galaxy S owners a “value pack” that would include new features  [Read More…]

Samsung caves to consumer demands, taking a second look at Android 4.0 for the Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab

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Only a few days after Samsung announced that the Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab would not be updated to Android 4.0, the company has caved in to consumer outcry and is now taking a second look at the update to see if they can find a way to squeeze in TouchWiz, carrier bloatware, video calling and Android 4.0 on the limited ROM space they have to work with on both devices.

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