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The Samsung Galaxy: a history of the S series

When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S5, the world sat up and took notice, simply because it’s one of the most anticipated phones for 2014. But how did the South Korean giant become so influential in the mobile phone market? Lest we

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Samsung Galaxy S5 in octacore Exynos flavor too

Yesterday’s Samsung Galaxy S5 event had one curious omission. If you looked at the spec sheet you’d notice that the company was seemingly only offering the Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 SoC for its latest flagship with the usual Exynos variant nowhere to be

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Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Samsung Galaxy S4

The Galaxy S5 is here, but just how much better is it than last year’s model? The Samsung Galaxy S5 is finally here, taking its place at the top of Samsung’s range and arguably as the face of Android itself. There’s been a lot

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YC-Backed Two Tap Wants To Fix Mobile Checkouts

Shopping cart abandonment is a massive problem on mobile, and the Y Combinator-backed Two Tap aims to improve this for merchants and affiliate sites. It’s no secret that mobile checkouts are broken. Not only is putting your credit card info a major hassle on

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What Samsung is saying about the Galaxy S5

Samsung isn’t going to make a big song-and-dance when it finally reveals its next flagship smartphone, at least not literally. When it announced last year’s Galaxy S 4, the company put on a pretty grand show in New York. However, that isn’t

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Best Gunslinging Games For Mobile Phones

Angry Birds and Subway Surfers are good for kids and senior citizens. If you’re a gamer, you definitely want more than these “cute” titles that barely require any skills. Thanks to powerful hardware and modern day operating systems, today’s smartphones

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Use Your Fingerprint to Unlock an Android Smartphone

Who needs Touch ID? Thanks to a new Android app, you can unlock your smartphone with a touch of your finger for free. ICE Unlock is a brand new Android app that uses your phone’s front-facing camera to scan a

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