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How to multitask on Android: use multiwindow mode on Samsung Galaxy devices like the Note 3 and S4

How to multitask on Android: use multiwindow mode on Samsung Galaxy devices like the Note 3 and S4

posted: 21 Jan 2014, 09:40

Samsung’s TouchWiz skin is often said to be the root of all evil when it comes to Android custom skins: heavy, slow, too cartoony. On the flipside of things…

Android 4.4 KitKat update for Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500 in testing now?

Android 4.4 KitKat update for Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500 in testing now?

posted: 16 Jan 2014, 11:04

The update is reportedly "not stable enough", so there's still no word on when Samsung will officially release it. But it should happen pretty soon anyway...

Android KitKat update leaks for Galaxy S4, here are the changes and how to install it on GT-I9505 (screenshots)

Android KitKat update leaks for Galaxy S4, here are the changes and how to install it on GT-I9505 (screenshots)

posted: 13 Jan 2014, 06:42

Just when we showed you leaked screenshots from the Android 4.4 KitKat update for Samsung's Galaxy S4, and the firmware itself leaked in its entirety before the official...

Galaxy S4 KitKat update nears, screenshot indicates revamped inteface

Galaxy S4 KitKat update nears, screenshot indicates revamped inteface

posted: 10 Jan 2014, 02:26

Screenshots from a Samsung GT-I9505 Galaxy S4 allegedly running the Android 4.4 KitKat update have leaked out, and they show a flatter TouchWiz Nature UX design. Some carriers already spilled the beans on Samsung's...

Asus ZenFone 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S4: first look

Asus ZenFone 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S4: first look

posted: 09 Jan 2014, 08:43

Can $150 buy you a decent Android phone from a brand you've actually heard of? Yup, we're totally getting there and Asus is one of the companies hard at work towards making that possible. In fact, the Taiwanese company already has an offering...

Sony Xperia Z1S vs Samsung Galaxy S4: first look

Sony Xperia Z1S vs Samsung Galaxy S4: first look

posted: 07 Jan 2014, 18:00

Nothing quite says 'good read' as a nice little comparison between two phones that are set on a collision course. This is especially relevant, now that Sony has announced the Xperia Z1S – an Xperia Z1 with some minor changes – as a T-Mobile...

Asus ZenFone 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S4 vs LG G2: specs comparison

Asus ZenFone 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S4 vs LG G2: specs comparison

posted: 07 Jan 2014, 16:23

Asus hasn't had a serious smartphone offering for quite a while now (that's if we don't count the Padfone, and we don't), but it seems like the time has finally come for the manufacturer to unleash a brand new handset line...

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact size comparison: David against Goliaths

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact size comparison: David against Goliaths

posted: 07 Jan 2014, 03:06

After many rumors and leaks, the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact has finally gone official. A 4.3-inch phone that does not compromise on performance…

Sony Xperia Z1S vs LG G2 vs Samsung Galaxy S4: specs comparison

Sony Xperia Z1S vs LG G2 vs Samsung Galaxy S4: specs comparison

posted: 06 Jan 2014, 19:00

Months after it made the Xperia Z1 available unlocked for $649 stateside, Sony has finally inked a deal with a US carrier that will see the flagship receive some subsidy love. The (un)carrier of choice: T-Mobile, exclusively...

Samsung Galaxy S4, Galaxy Trend, Galaxy Core and others expected to have La Fleur editions

Samsung Galaxy S4, Galaxy Trend, Galaxy Core and others expected to have La Fleur editions

posted: 30 Dec 2013, 02:39

The flowery Galaxy smartphones should be released in early 2014. Samsung didn't confirm their existence, but we're expecting to see them in Europe and Asia...

Report: This year, Samsung wanted to sell 100 million Samsung Galaxy S4 units and 40 million slates

Report: This year, Samsung wanted to sell 100 million Samsung Galaxy S4 units and 40 million slates

posted: 29 Dec 2013, 19:05

Samsung allegedly set some lofty goals for itself this year. The Korean OEM wanted to ring up 100 million Samsung Galaxy S4 units and 40 million tablets in 2013. While we're not...

Sprint Holiday Giveaway: win a Samsung Galaxy S4 or a Motorola Moto X

Sprint Holiday Giveaway: win a Samsung Galaxy S4 or a Motorola Moto X

posted: 26 Dec 2013, 03:19

Just because Christmas has already come and gone, it doesn't mean that it is too late to receive any gifts. In fact, we have a couple of presents right here, and we're eager to find out whose doorstep they'll be arriving...

Samsung announces winner of Smart App contest 2013 for the Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung announces winner of Smart App contest 2013 for the Samsung Galaxy S4

posted: 22 Dec 2013, 21:34

Last week, Samsung announced the winner of the Samsung Smart App contest 2013 for the Samsung Galaxy S4. The contest, which ran from May 13 to August 31, was designed to find innovative and creative apps that...

Galaxy S4 and Note 3 to get the Android 4.4 KitKat update late January, announces SFR

Galaxy S4 and Note 3 to get the Android 4.4 KitKat update late January, announces SFR

posted: 19 Dec 2013, 02:08

French carrier SFR braved the unwritten rule not to talk about Android update schedules, and came out with a statement that Samsung's flagship Galaxy S4 and Note 3 will be receiving the Android...

Phones 4u begins pre-orders of pink Galaxy S4 in Britain

Phones 4u begins pre-orders of pink Galaxy S4 in Britain

posted: 18 Dec 2013, 09:45

If you are on the hunt for a Galaxy S4 in an affectionate pink color across Great Britain, look no further than Phones 4u. Today, the retailer made the rosy Samsung flagship available for pre-order. Apart from the combination of...

iPhone 5S and Samsung Galaxy S4 are the only smartphones in Google's top 10 2013 trending searches

iPhone 5S and Samsung Galaxy S4 are the only smartphones in Google's top 10 2013 trending searches

posted: 17 Dec 2013, 09:53

The two handsets are joined in top 10 by Nelson Mandela, Paul Walker, PlayStation 4 and other popular search terms...

Black Editions of Samsung's Galaxy S4 and S4 Mini might be launched in February

Black Editions of Samsung's Galaxy S4 and S4 Mini might be launched in February

posted: 17 Dec 2013, 02:36

Deep black versions of the S4 and S4 Mini are expected to be launched soon to complement the current range of colors. Both could go on sale in February...

HTC and Nokia get on Santa's nice list while Samsung is getting a lump of coal

HTC and Nokia get on Santa's nice list while Samsung is getting a lump of coal

posted: 14 Dec 2013, 15:50

Habib Tannazi wanted his HTC Amaze 4G back. This was his second unit, with both models turning into bricks. The first time, WIND Mobile replaced his phone with a new HTC Amaze 4G after three months. The...

Tri-band LTE Samsung Galaxy S4 coming to Sprint

Tri-band LTE Samsung Galaxy S4 coming to Sprint

posted: 11 Dec 2013, 10:49

On Tuesday, we told you that Sprint Spark had gone live in Chicago. The service uses tri-band LTE on a small number of handsets, and provides Sprint customers with fater data speeds and improved indoor connectivity. The service works with the...

Samsung Galaxy S4 Crystal Edition now available

Samsung Galaxy S4 Crystal Edition now available

posted: 11 Dec 2013, 00:54

A crystal version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 has been introduced by the Korean OEM. Made with Swarovski elements, the phone is actually the international version (I9500) of the flagship Android model and is powered with an octa-core Samsung Exynos...

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