Samsung’s New Galaxy Said to Feature Bigger, Sharper Display (1) – Businessweek

BusinessweekSamsung Electronics Co. is releasing its new phone, which may be called the S5, after sales of the predecessor S4 unveiled last year fell short of analyst estimates. Photographer: Woohae…

Samsung’s Galaxy S5 fingerprint sensor ‘confirmed’ – CNET

CNETA report citing inside sources says the upcoming smartphone will come equipped with fingerprint reading technology within the device’s home button. Dara Kerr. by Dara Kerr. February 17, 2014 7:53…

Ahead of S5 launch, Samsung unveils mid-range Galaxy Core with leather and … – ZDNet

ZDNetGalaxy Core LTE_B1 copy Galaxy Core LTE. Credit: Samsung. Ahead of Samsung’s expected launch of the Galaxy S5 later this month, the Korean company has released a new 4.5-inch LTE-enabled…

Mobile World Congress 2014 Preview: What to Expect – Tom’s Guide

Tom’s GuideNow that CES 2014 has come and gone, it’s time to gear up for the next major annual tech industry event: Mobile World Congress. While CES is no longer…

Sprint Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 KitKat OTA update out now – Mind Of The Geek

Mind Of The GeekIf you’re a Galaxy S4 user on Sprint’s network, your smartphone is about to get even more awesome. The company confirmed today that they are beginning roll…

Samsung Galaxy S5 may be unveiled on February 24 – Hindustan Times

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Samsung unveils ‘Smart Control’ at CES 2014 – Biztech Africa

Samsung unveils ‘Smart Control’ at CES 2014Biztech AfricaSamsung Electronics unveiled its latest Samsung Smart Control at CES 2014, held in Las Vegas earlier this month. The new Smart Control is…

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro and Tab Pro series coming to US February 13th – Engadget

EngadgetLooks like Office Depot wasn’t messing with us when it began offering pre-orders of Samsung’s brand-new 12.2-inch tablet ahead of its official US launch; it just jumped the gun a…

Lenovo’s Motorola Buy: Government IT Impact – InformationWeek

InformationWeekLenovo won’t overcome its obstacles with US federal IT market due to this acquisition — but deal will likely strengthen Samsung’s position. Internet Of Things: 8 Cost-Cutting Ideas For Government.…

Google Sales Top Estimates as Retail Offsets Ad-Price Drop (1) – Businessweek

BusinessweekA pedestrian walks past Google Inc. signage displayed in front of the company’s headquarters in Mountain View, California. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg. Google Inc. (GOOG:US) posted fourth-quarter sales that topped…

Lenovo CEO eyes Motorola customisation in bid to beat Apple and Samsung – ZDNet

ZDNetSummary: Lenovo’s CEO Yuanqing Yang likes Motorola’s customisation model and may bring it to other markets. Liam Tung. By Liam Tung | January 31, 2014 — 11:11 GMT (03:11 PST).…

Lenovo-Moto deal’s impact on Apple? Zip – Computerworld

ComputerworldComputerworld – Apple won’t lose any sleep over the Lenovo acquisition of Google’s Motorola handset business, analysts said today, citing a slew of reasons. Late Wednesday, Lenovo announced that it…

Samsung Life Times life log app appears in leaked screenshots – Android Community

Android CommunitySamsung is said to be preparing a new app that seems to be riding on a new type of life journal. Known for now as the Samsung Life Times,…

Lenovo will juggle two-brand strategy with Motorola as it takes on Apple, Samsung – CNET

CNETLenovo’s CEO vowed to protect and build up the Motorola brand. But how does a two-brand strategy fare against the industry powerhouses. Roger Cheng. by Roger Cheng. January 29, 2014…

More than 1 billion smartphones shipped in 2013, a third by Samsung: IDC – NDTV

NDTVThe smartphone market hit a milestone in 2013 with more than a billion shipped, a survey showed Monday. Samsung extended its lead as the world’s biggest vendor, accounting for 31.3…

How do you like them apples: Google, Samsung ink patent deal – PCWorld

PCWorldGoogle and Samsung have signed a “global patent cross-license agreement” that covers the companies’ existing patents and future ones over the next 10 years. In a brief statement released Sunday,…

Samsung to pay Ericsson $650 million plus royalties to end patent spat – Reuters

ReutersSTOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co will pay Ericsson $650 million along with years of royalties to end a technology license spat, the Swedish company said on Monday. The world’s…

After anti-litigation deal with Google, Samsung makes patent peace with Ericsson – ZDNet

ZDNetSummary: Ericsson and Samsung have ended several wireless patent disputes in a cross-licensing deal that could be worth billions. Liam Tung. By Liam Tung | January 27, 2014 — 10:06…

Ericsson, Samsung Reach Agreement on Global Patent Licenses – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalEricsson said the financial details of the deal are confidential but said the company’s fourth quarter sales will be boosted by 4.2 billion Swedish kronor ($652.2 million) and…

Samsung, Google Sign Patent Agreement – ABC News

ABC NewsSamsung Electronics Co. has signed an agreement with Google Inc. to cross-license their patents, reducing the risk of costly legal disputes over intellectual property and likely fostering greater collaborate…

How about them apples: Google and Samsung ink patent deal – Computerworld

ComputerworldIDG News Service – Google and Samsung have signed a “global patent cross-license agreement” that covers the companies’ existing patents and future ones over the next 10 years. In a…

Samsung, Google Sign Long-Term Patent License Deal – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalSEOUL—Samsung Electronics Co. and Google Inc. have signed a long-term cross-licensing deal on technology patents that cover a broad range of areas, the South Korean company said Monday…

Samsung Profits Decline As Growth Slows – InformationWeek

InformationWeekSales of Samsung’s smartphones fell slightly during the fourth quarter as the world’s leading smartphone maker offers weak outlook moving into 2014. alt= 10 Wearables To Watch At CES 2014.…

Samsung Profit Growth Slows Sharply – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalTrade show attendees take in a display of Samsung curved UHD TVs at the International Consumer Electronics Show on Jan. 9, 2014, in Las Vegas. Associated Press. SEOUL—…

Infographic: The Social Media Winners Of CES 2014 – Marketing Land

Infographic: The Social Media Winners Of CES 2014Marketing LandEarlier this month, Las Vegas hosted the giant Consumer Electronics Show. Social media was a big part of the event, with vendors,…

Apple and Samsung make up 2/3 of the US smartphone market – VentureBeat

VentureBeatMotorola, LG, and HTC are getting left in the dust, according to new data from research outfit NDP Group. According to a study, Apple and Samsung account for a huge…

Smartphones get more sophisticated, but their owners do not – Washington Post

Washington PostIf Frank Washington has told his mother once, he has told her a thousand times: Do not change the account passwords on your iPhone. His mother called the other…

Galaxy Note 3 Neo photo leaks online – CNET

CNETThe low-cost Neo, aka Note 3 Lite, looks to be a pint-sized version of the regular Note 3, as seen in a photo tweeted by blog site SamMobile. Lance Whitney.…

Five trends from CES 2014 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe massive International CES show hosts the cutting edge in technology, giving consumers a glimpse of our digital futures. Here’s a look at the five trends to watch in…

Google Glass, Samsung Galaxy Gear show CES wearable tech lacks style – Newsday

NewsdayLAS VEGAS – Gadget lovers are slipping on fitness bands that track movement and buckling on smartwatches that let them check phone messages. Some brave souls are even donning Google’s…

CES 2014: New Samsung curved TVs coming soon to US – USA TODAY

(Zennie62Media coverage of CES 2014 sponsored by MaiWorld.com, the leader in affinity flash drives.) USA TODAYLAS VEGAS — We previously saw both Samsung’s 105-inch Curved UHD TV (105U9500) and its…

What’s new from Google and GM at CES 2014 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYYou definitely aren’t missing a thing by not attending the latest Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this week in Las Vegas. It is, put plainly, 10,000 dog-and-pony shows staged all…

CES 2014 live: Michael Bay ’embarrassed’ by meltdown on stage [Video] – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesSamsung has been everywhere at CES 2014, hosting receptions, a news conference and private dinners to tout its latest products. Besides Bay, also getting buzz for Samsung was…

CES 2014: Samsung introduces curved TVs – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSamsung is showing off a curved UHD TV’s ranging from 50 to 110 inches at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas. By H. Darr Beiser, USA TODAY. Loading……

Michael Bay implodes at Samsung’s CES press … – CNET

CNETAfter an issue with a teleprompter, the “Transformers” director walks off the stage during the Samsung CES press conference. Roger Cheng. by Roger Cheng January 6, 2014 2:49 PM PST…