Samsung purchases smart home company SmartThings for $200 million

Home automation and connected appliances are both markets that big companies are trying to break into, including Google (which scooped up Nest not too long ago), LG, and Apple. To stay competitive, Samsung has announced that they have bought SmartThings, a relatively new company founded on KickStarter, for $200 million. Samsung says that SmartThings will […]

Samsung Exynos 5430, world’s first HKMG 20nm chip, powers new Samsung Galaxy Alpha

When Samsung officially announced the Samsung Galaxy Alpha yesterday, much of the attention was on the fact that Samsung was producing a metal-framed device in response to the “consumer market.” It was also officially revealed that Samsung’s new Exynos 5430 octa-core processor will power the Galaxy Alpha. As we are now discovering, the new chip […]

Famigo, the kid-friendly content hub, will be pre-loaded on two Samsung tablets through AT&T

As of late, Samsung devices have been the go-to for educational content and services. In fact, the company just reached 900 applications for its very own Kid Store. Now, two of the company’s tablets will be pre-loaded with Famigo when purchased through AT&T. This gives users more kid-friendly content that can be consumed for free […]

Samsung finally unveils the Galaxy Alpha

After many months of speculation, Samsung finally took the wraps off of the Galaxy Alpha today. This one is all about the design as JK Shin said “The Galaxy Alpha was built and designed based on the specific desires of the consumer market.” That desire is metal. However, don’t expect an all metal device here. It […]