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Samsung: the never-ending search for the next big thing

Samsung: the never-ending search for the next big thing

posted: 13 Mar 2013, 21:13

Tomorrow at Samsung’s event in the Big Apple, all eyes are on the expected official announcement of the Samsung Galaxy S IV – well, we hope it’s what all the hoopla is all about! Throughout all channels on the interwebs, there’s a...

AT&T now provides carrier billing for purchases through Samsung's Media Hub on select devices

AT&T now provides carrier billing for purchases through Samsung's Media Hub on select devices

posted: 18 Jul 2012, 12:08

For those AT&T customers holding onto the Samsung Galaxy S III, Captivate, and Exhilarate, they now have the ability to charge Samsung Media Hub content purchases to their AT&T account....

Better late than never: Samsung Captivate finally gets its Gingerbread update

Better late than never: Samsung Captivate finally gets its Gingerbread update

posted: 10 Jan 2012, 11:19

The update is not OTA, so you have to hook up the phone to your computer and update via Samsung's Kies sync software, but that's a small price to pay after such a long wait, isn't it? Apart from Android 2.3,...

Leaked ROMs bring Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread to the Samsung Captivate

Leaked ROMs bring Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread to the Samsung Captivate

posted: 17 Jun 2011, 13:52

If you’re a handset owner curious about them, builds UCKE3 and UCKF1 are now available for download, but before you go ahead installing either of them, just be sure to back things up just in case. So far, some are having...

AT&T reduces the pricing of its popular smartphones in time for spring

AT&T reduces the pricing of its popular smartphones in time for spring

posted: 28 Mar 2011, 16:26

Good things indeed happen if you wait long enough in the wireless industry, and fittingly so, AT&T just recently reduced the pricing on some of its most popular smartphones. Of course, the timing is undoubtedly...

Bank of America using NFC enabled BlackBerry devices for Mobile Wallet trial program

Bank of America using NFC enabled BlackBerry devices for Mobile Wallet trial program

posted: 25 Feb 2011, 12:06

With an NFC enabled BlackBerry and a Bank of America Visa debit or Mastercard credit card, you might be invited to participate in the bank's Mobile Wallet program which will allow you to "just tap...

Android 2.2 news for the Samsung Captivate, Samsung Epic 4G and the HTC Aria

Android 2.2 news for the Samsung Captivate, Samsung Epic 4G and the HTC Aria

posted: 24 Feb 2011, 20:42

Owners of the Samsung Captivate can grab an update right now to Android 2.2 but it must be done using the Samsung Kies software and a PC; owners of the Samsung Epic 4G are having enough of a problem with the...

AT&T to update Samsung Captivate with Android 2.2 on Thursday

AT&T to update Samsung Captivate with Android 2.2 on Thursday

posted: 23 Feb 2011, 23:57

AT&T's Facebook page announced Thursday's Froyo upgrade for the Samsung Captivate; back on February 17th, Captivate owners had a fleeting moment to install Android 2.2 on their device before Samsung quickly pulled the upgrade...

Froyo update for the Samsung Captivate was briefly available, but then removed quickly

Froyo update for the Samsung Captivate was briefly available, but then removed quickly

posted: 17 Feb 2011, 14:46

Just for a brief moment today, Samsung Captivate owners had the inviting opportunity of finally being able to download the highly anticipated update for Froyo. Unfortunately, luck wasn’t on their...

Wirefly sets the price of the Samsung Captivate to free - down from $49.99

Wirefly sets the price of the Samsung Captivate to free - down from $49.99

posted: 28 Jan 2011, 15:05

Wirefly is now offering AT&T's Samsung Captivate for the no hassle price of free with a 2-year contract. However, this attractive special price is only offered to new customers signing, but existing...

How Gorilla Glass stands up against a knife

How Gorilla Glass stands up against a knife

posted: 17 Jan 2011, 09:06

Check out this video from the guys at Pocket Now who decided to take a Samsung Captivate equipped with Gorilla Glass and test out a kitchen knife on it to see how well that glass actually holds up…

Deal Alert: RadioShack offers you some high-end Android love this week

Deal Alert: RadioShack offers you some high-end Android love this week

posted: 21 Dec 2010, 08:41

When we enter the holiday season, everyone is less reluctant to spend some hard earned money and this process is only facilitated by the discounts we have at our disposal during this time of the year. After RadioShack...

Samsung posts a new GPS fix for the Samsung Captivate and Samsung Vibrant on Android Market

Samsung posts a new GPS fix for the Samsung Captivate and Samsung Vibrant on Android Market

posted: 01 Dec 2010, 03:08

The GPS fix actually restores the chip to its original state, that is why the app is under the name "GPSRestoreSamsung" in Android Market. The Samsung Captivate and the Samsung Vibrant are...

Not all Samsung Galaxy S phones will get Android 2.2 this year

Not all Samsung Galaxy S phones will get Android 2.2 this year

posted: 18 Nov 2010, 16:43

Samsung Mobile Canada's Facebook page says that the Canadian version of the Samsung Captivate and Samsung Vibrant will get upgraded to Froyo in the middle of next month while those with the Samsung Fascinate will see Android...

Latest Giorgio Armani phone looks like a close relative of the Samsung Captivate

Latest Giorgio Armani phone looks like a close relative of the Samsung Captivate

posted: 15 Nov 2010, 09:20

When you begin to depict a Giorgio Armani branded phone in your head, you'd expect it to exhibit a strikingly fresh look that conscious on the fashion side. However, it's a little perplexing to find the...

Samsung Galaxy S US sales hit 3 million

Samsung Galaxy S US sales hit 3 million

posted: 09 Nov 2010, 09:37

Samsung's Galaxy S Android lineup registered some 3 million sales in the USA as it expects its newest addition. And as it seems, a shortage of Super AMOLED screen supply is preventing the company from reaching an even higher number...

Leaked Froyo build arrives for the Samsung Captivate

Leaked Froyo build arrives for the Samsung Captivate

posted: 02 Oct 2010, 09:34

Being the second carrier to launch a Samsung Galaxy S device here in the US, owners of the Samsung Captivate for AT&T have seemingly watched a couple...

GPS fix is coming along with the latest software update for the Samsung Captivate

GPS fix is coming along with the latest software update for the Samsung Captivate

posted: 22 Sep 2010, 11:28

Even though it's still hard to say how many owners are being adversely affected by the GPS issue with the Samsung Captivate, it looks as though that it'll...

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