Is Samsung in Danger of Repeating History?

Is Samsung in Danger of Repeating History?

They say that history has the odd habit of repeating itself. And call me a pessimist, but I have a sneaky feeling that Samsung is slowly walking down the very path that cost its predecessor, Nokia, its smartphone throne. No, this is not an anti-Samsung dirge. To be honest, I think we owe the company a lot. Its Galaxy S […]

 
     
 
 

Hands On with the Samsung Gear Fit

Hands On with the Samsung Gear Fit

Earlier this week we found out that Samsung will be moving towards Tizen instead of the traditional Android for their Gear range of wearables, and while the news caused some stir, now that the device is out and about we can see how well it handles. While here in Barcelona at the Mobile World Congress, we had a chance to […]

     
 
 

Samsung Ditches Android for Tizen to Power Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo Smartwatches

Samsung Ditches Android for Tizen to Power Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo Smartwatches

On Sunday, at the Mobile World Congress, Samsung finally unveiled its new smartwatches, namely, the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo. Both wristwatches run the Tizen operating system, and from appearance and technical specs standpoints aren’t much different from its first-generation Galaxy Gear. Samsung has dropped the “Galaxy” moniker and ditched the Android operating system to go with their own […]

     
 
 

Samsung Teases the Galaxy S5 in a Video, Hints at Waterproof Body Among Others

Samsung Teases the Galaxy S5 in a Video, Hints at Waterproof Body Among Others

If you were wondering about Samsung’s next flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5 or its launch at the next week’s Mobile World Congress, this video by Samsung should explain a lot. The long awaited Samsung flagship smartphone was rumored to arrive at MWC 2014, and finally Samsung has confirmed its existence. In the video, Samsung shares details about the next edition […]

     
 
 

Here’s Samsung ZEQ9000, the First Tizen Smartphone [Leaked]

Here’s Samsung ZEQ9000, the First Tizen Smartphone [Leaked]

Samsung and Intel backed Tizen mobile OS has seen innumerable delays, but seems it’s not too long before we actually get to see the first Tizen smartphone, the Samsung ZEQ9000. According to a report from a Korean tech site, Samsung ZEQ9000 looks like a mix of Galaxy (hardware) and Windows Phone (UI). Below is the leaked press shot. The report […]

 
     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4.2 KitKat OTA Update Rolling out in India

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4.2 KitKat OTA Update Rolling out in India

Samsung has begun the OTA update of Android 4.4.2 KitKat to the Exynos version (SM-N9000) of Galaxy Note 3 in India. The update is now available over-the-air and via Kies application. The update is close to 361 MB in size and the build number is KOT49H.N900XXUDNA6 after the update. If you are Galaxy Note 3 (N9000) user in India, you […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy S5 Launch Almost Confirmed for MWC 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 Launch Almost Confirmed for MWC 2014

The Samsung Galaxy S5 rumor-mill is on a roll for last few weeks with several launch dates speculated for the next big Android phone launch, but the latest reports point towards a February announcement, right in time for MWC 2014. According to this news report from the Korean site, iNews24, Samsung’s executive vice president and head of design strategy, Dong-hoon […]

 
     
 
 

Samsung Smart Home Platform to be Unveiled at CES 2014

Samsung Smart Home Platform to be Unveiled at CES 2014

Make no mistake about this. 2014 will all be about two things – wearable tech and Internet of Things (IoT). At Technology Personalized, we have been bullish about these two trends in tech for a while now, but the real push will come this year. The CES 2014 gets underway in Las Vegas this week, and we’re already seeing big […]