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Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S III trade-ins saw big increase ahead of Galaxy S5 launch

Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S III trade-ins saw big increase ahead of Galaxy S5 launch

posted: 11 Apr 2014, 08:51

Have you wondered how many users have actually traded-in their older devices so that they can get a brand new Samsung Galaxy S5, which got launched worldwide today? Well, according to a report...

Xiaomi joins Apple and Samsung in the list of best-selling devices for February 2014

Xiaomi joins Apple and Samsung in the list of best-selling devices for February 2014

posted: 04 Apr 2014, 09:22

A recent report, released by Technology Market Research company Counterpoint, reveals that Xiaomi has somewhat succeeded in breaking the Apple-Samsung hegemony and now has not one, but two devices...

The answer is blowin' in the wind, thanks to Vaavud's smartphone accessory and app

The answer is blowin' in the wind, thanks to Vaavud's smartphone accessory and app

posted: 23 Mar 2014, 22:00

Vaavud has taken its funding needs from a successful Kickstarter campaign, to a group of angel investors that put $375,000 into the company. Vaavud uses a smartphone, an app, and a rather low-tech device...

Apple iPhone top smartphone in UAE, but Nokia leads among all handsets in the region

Apple iPhone top smartphone in UAE, but Nokia leads among all handsets in the region

posted: 10 Mar 2014, 18:41

In the oil drenched UAE, one of the richest regions in the world, smartphones represented 51% of the mobile handsets registered on UAE networks. That represented a gain of 10% last year and 5% in...

New ad-free streaming music app launched by Samsung for specific Galaxy models

New ad-free streaming music app launched by Samsung for specific Galaxy models

posted: 07 Mar 2014, 12:34

Samsung has introduced a new ad-free streaming music app for its high-end Galaxy models. Called Milk Music, the app can be found in the Google Play Store, but is exclusive to the Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung...

Samsung infographic shows us how far the Samsung Galaxy S line has come

Samsung infographic shows us how far the Samsung Galaxy S line has come

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 07:31

The fifth iteration of Samsung's flagship Android handset was announced Monday in Barcelona as you surely know. Waiting for the new Samsung Galaxy S model to be unveiled has become an annual event anticipated as...

Android 4.4 KitKat not coming to non-LTE Samsung Galaxy S III and S III Mini?

Android 4.4 KitKat not coming to non-LTE Samsung Galaxy S III and S III Mini?

posted: 21 Feb 2014, 15:00

A Samsung Poland rep allegedly said that only the LTE-capable Galaxy S III and S III Mini models would be updated to Android 4.4 KitKat. This hasn't been officially confirmed though...

Canada's TELUS joins with CIBC to offer mobile payment services to certain Android models

Canada's TELUS joins with CIBC to offer mobile payment services to certain Android models

posted: 04 Feb 2014, 09:29

Canadian carrier TELUS has joined with banking institution CIBC to provide a mobile payment service to those sporting certain Android models that are hooked up to the TELUS network. CIBC's mobile...

It's the end of the line for the HTC One on Canada's Bell

It's the end of the line for the HTC One on Canada's Bell

posted: 03 Feb 2014, 10:36

If all of those leaked stories about the HTC M8, aka the HTC One 2, don't convince you that HTC's new flagship phone will soon be here, perhaps this story will. According to a leaked internal document, the HTC One is EOL at Canada's...

BlackBerry grabs 98% of new Pentagon management system

BlackBerry grabs 98% of new Pentagon management system

posted: 19 Jan 2014, 18:26

On January 31st, the Pentagon will press the start button for its new management system. The initiative is designed to wean the GI Joes off of tethered workstations, and on to mobile devices. The idea of the $16 million plan is to make...

Android 4.3 JB OTA update available for the C Spire Samsung Galaxy S III

Android 4.3 JB OTA update available for the C Spire Samsung Galaxy S III

posted: 13 Dec 2013, 09:37

If your phone of choice is the Samsung Galaxy S III and you are currently using the services of C Spire, then you should have already received the notification that an Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update is available...

The Samsung Galaxy S III LTE (GT-l9305) Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update is now rolling OTA

The Samsung Galaxy S III LTE (GT-l9305) Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update is now rolling OTA

posted: 12 Dec 2013, 08:56

Samsung's Galaxy S III may have lost its maddening appeal for customers now that it belongs to the older generation of phones, yet its installed base is quite respectable. If you number among...

International Samsung Galaxy S III resumes update to Android 4.3

International Samsung Galaxy S III resumes update to Android 4.3

posted: 05 Dec 2013, 07:54

Owners of the Samsung Galaxy S III (GT-I9300) in Europe had the update to Android 4.3 on their device halted by Samsung during the updating process. There were some problems with the original update that caused the manufacturer...

Shark Tank presentation spotlights the pursecase for smartphones so you can be

Shark Tank presentation spotlights the pursecase for smartphones so you can be "stylin' and dialin'"

posted: 23 Nov 2013, 12:36

If you're one of the few who haven't viewed one of television's guiltiest pleasures, make sure you tune in to Shark Tank next Friday at 9PM on ABC. The show matches wanna-be entrepreneurs...

Leaked document shows when certain Samsung models will get the Android 4.4 update

Leaked document shows when certain Samsung models will get the Android 4.4 update

posted: 22 Nov 2013, 13:49

A leaked document allegedly shows off the expected time frame during which certain models will be receiving the Android 4.4 update. The devices in question are the international version of the Samsung...

Android 4.3 update pulled for Samsung Galaxy S III in U.K., AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 in states

Android 4.3 update pulled for Samsung Galaxy S III in U.K., AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 in states

posted: 18 Nov 2013, 19:23

Complaints from Samsung Galaxy S III owners in the U.K. have forced Samsung to put a halt to the Android 4.3 update in the region. The update, which started two weeks ago, took the Galaxy...

Samsung's PEN.UP is Instagram for your digital artwork

Samsung's PEN.UP is Instagram for your digital artwork

posted: 10 Nov 2013, 23:45

Samsung's PEN.UP is a social networking app for those with the Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Samsung GALAXY Note II, Samsung Galaxy S4 and the Samsung Galaxy S III. Consider it like Instagram with your art work taking the place of photographs....

International Samsung Galaxy S III (GT-I9300) receiving  Android 4.3 update starting today

International Samsung Galaxy S III (GT-I9300) receiving Android 4.3 update starting today

posted: 04 Nov 2013, 11:44

It was just Sunday when we told you that Android 4.3 for the international version of the Samsung Galaxy S III started to leak; now it is Monday and the official launch of the update for the...

Android 4.3 update for international Samsung Galaxy S III leaks

Android 4.3 update for international Samsung Galaxy S III leaks

posted: 03 Nov 2013, 02:59

Does I9300XXUGMJ9 mean anything to you? It should if you own the international version of the Samsung Galaxy S III, GT-I9300; those letters and numbers represent the build version for the first leaked version of Android 4.3...

Target to discount Apple iPhone 5s, Apple iPhone 5c and other models

Target to discount Apple iPhone 5s, Apple iPhone 5c and other models

posted: 01 Nov 2013, 14:33

A loyal Phone Arena reader has sent us some information about an upcoming sale that will take place shortly at Target; our tipster didn't tell us when the discounted prices will take effect or how long they will be...

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