Ouch – Samsung roasted by President Obama


Samsung must feel like everyone is just piling on now regarding all of the trouble they have had with the Galaxy Note 7. From a continuous litany of explosive puns and digs directed at the company to lawsuits to the financial impact of the failed product launch, Samsung cannot seem to get out in front of the issue. Now they find themselves the target of a shot from none other than President Obama. Read more

OnePlus 3T rumored to launch with Qualcomm Snapdragon 821


OnePlus has been quite a popular manufacturer for a powerful unlocked Android smartphone at an affordable price. The OnePlus 3 was the company’s 2016 flagship and received very positive reviews for its top specs, competitive camera experience, 6GB of RAM, and all for $399. Now it appears that OnePlus is not slowing down as rumors are coming out for a new and slightly upgraded version of the OnePlus 3: the OnePlus 3T.

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LG could end up supplying batteries for the Galaxy S8


Samsung probably doesn’t want to talk about batteries ever again, but they’re going to have to figure out how to get something that won’t explode in the Galaxy S8 next year.

With the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung tried to supply as many components from in-house companies as possible. No one is 100% sure that was the problem, but to make the next round a little safer Samsung is reportedly lining up multiple suppliers for components for their next flagship. Read more

The Le S3 and Le Pro 3 mark LeEco’s U.S. entrance


Beginning today, you’re going to be hearing a lot about LeEco and its ecosystem. This diverse company, which is based in China, is finally entering the United States with products ranging from phones and televisions to bikes and accessories. It’s all part of LeEco’s strategy to give consumers devices and services from the source for a complete ecosystem in which everything works together the way you want.

The Le S3 and Le Pro 3 are LeEco’s first phones to be released in the United States, and they pack decent specifications for a price tag that’s not leaving your bank account in pain.

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Samsung facing class-action lawsuits in U.S., Korea over Galaxy Note 7


As Samsung tries to bring the whole Galaxy Note 7 incident to a close, it looks like they have some new issues to contend with. Given the nature of today’s society it should be no surprise that Samsung is now facing legal challenges from customers. According to new reports, one proposed class-action suit has been filed in the U.S. and another is pending in South Korea. Read more