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You can finally use PayPal inside Samsung Pay, here's how to add it
You can finally use PayPal inside Samsung Pay, here's how to add it By Rik Henderson

PayPal is finally available as a payment option inside Samsung Pay.Although a partnership between Samsung and PayPal was announced last July, the ability... Read more

If you use Samsung Pay, you can check-out with PayPal now
If you use Samsung Pay, you can check-out with PayPal now By Elyse Betters

Samsung's mobile payments service now supports PayPal.If you use Samsung Pay, you can now choose PayPal as a payment method whether you're cashing out... Read more

Bixby, Samsung's smart AI, launches on the Galaxy S8 but only supports US English and Korean
Bixby, Samsung's smart AI, launches on the Galaxy S8 but only supports US English and Korean By Chris Hall

Samsung has announced the Galaxy S8 and S8+, which also debuts the new smart AI service known as Bixby.Bixby is Samsung's answer to Siri, Google Assistant... Read more

Samsung Pay now lets you store gift cards and buy new ones
Samsung Pay now lets you store gift cards and buy new ones By Elyse Betters

You can now ditch those plastic, physical gift cards and start storing them in Samsung Pay instead.Samsung Pay is a mobile payment wallet that launched... Read more

Samsung live streamed a woman giving birth in virtual reality, and here's the video
Samsung live streamed a woman giving birth in virtual reality, and here's the video By Elyse Betters

Samsung is, um, trying new things, in an attempt to get people interested in virtual reality.It has documented Jason and Alison Larke and the birth of... Read more

Samsung's Milk Music service to charge $3.99 per month for ad-free streaming in US
Samsung's Milk Music service to charge $3.99 per month for ad-free streaming in US By Elyse Betters

Milk Music is barely two months old, but it's already switching gears in order to stay afloat.Samsung has published an infographic on its official blog,... Read more

Samsung Milk Music ad-free internet radio app launches in US for select devices
Samsung Milk Music ad-free internet radio app launches in US for select devices By Elyse Betters

Samsung has introduced an internet radio service in the US that's meant to give a "fresh take on music", and it's called Milk Music.Milk Music is an ad-free... Read more

Ellen DeGeneres' Oscars selfie breaks retweet record, taken on a Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Ellen DeGeneres' Oscars selfie breaks retweet record, taken on a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 By Rik Henderson

Comedian and Oscars host Ellen DeGeneres is the new holder of one of Twitter's most coveted honours. Her selfie taken with a bevy of Hollywood A-listers during... Read more

Leaked screenshots of Samsung's Life Times app reveal logging features for photos and messages
Leaked screenshots of Samsung's Life Times app reveal logging features for photos and messages By Elyse Betters

Samsung has allegedly developed a new lifestyle app for Galaxy devices, called Life Times.SamMobile published leaked screenshots of the app, revealing... Read more

Samsung caves to Google pressure and will stop pushing its Android apps and custom UIs, says report
Samsung caves to Google pressure and will stop pushing its Android apps and custom UIs, says report By Elyse Betters

Samsung has succumbed to pressure from Google and will now make Android on its device appear a little more Android and a lot less Samsung.According to... Read more

The British Museum and Samsung bring augmented reality to museum learning
The British Museum and Samsung bring augmented reality to museum learning By Luke Edwards

The British Museum and Samsung have renewed their five-year partnership that sees a new app bring reality and the knowledge of the Web together. This is... Read more

Samsung asks developers to add S Pen support during its first Developers' Conference
Samsung asks developers to add S Pen support during its first Developers' Conference By Rik Henderson

Samsung is currently hosting its first Developers' Conference in San Francisco and it has opened by promising five software development kits that will... Read more

Samsung fined for paying students to bash HTC online
Samsung fined for paying students to bash HTC online By Jake Smith

Following record earnings last week, Samsung has got itself into a bit of trouble with Taiwanese officials. The local FTC in the country fined Samsung... Read more

Samsung My Galaxy app rewards Galaxy smartphone owners with vouchers and phone info
Samsung My Galaxy app rewards Galaxy smartphone owners with vouchers and phone info By Rik Henderson

Samsung has launched its own My Galaxy application for Galaxy phones owners that offers information about software updates, accessories and interactive... Read more

Samsung Knox roll out begins, wants to protect your data as if it were in Fort Knox
Samsung Knox roll out begins, wants to protect your data as if it were in Fort Knox By Stuart Miles

Samsung Knox, Samsung's security software for mobile devices, is now ready to be used by consumers.The company, which hopes to take on BlackBerry's dominance... Read more

Facebook, Nokia, Samsung and others announce Internet.org in an effort to bring all of the world online
Facebook, Nokia, Samsung and others announce Internet.org in an effort to bring all of the world online By Jake Smith

Facebook CEO Mark Zukerburg has announced Internet.org - a plan to bring the entire world online (with mobile in mind).  Some  2.7 billion people –... Read more

BBM comes to Android, but only for Samsung Galaxy owners in Africa
BBM comes to Android, but only for Samsung Galaxy owners in Africa By Chris Hall

Samsung has announced that the anticipated BBM app for Android will soon be available through the Google Play and Samsung App store, but only for those... Read more

Android ITV Player app now exclusive to Samsung, other devices miss out
Android ITV Player app now exclusive to Samsung, other devices miss out By Hunter Skipworth

Samsung has partnered with ITV to make the Android ITV Player app exclusive to Samsung smartphones and tablets until 31 August. The app brings the last... Read more

Samsung reportedly planning mini-stores within Best Buy, similar to what Apple does
Samsung reportedly planning mini-stores within Best Buy, similar to what Apple does By Jake Smith

Samsung is preparing to hop-in the retail sector with stores inside of select Best Buys in the United States to help promote its new Galaxy S4, reports... Read more

Samsung confirms Apple iWatch rival is in the works
Samsung confirms Apple iWatch rival is in the works By Rik Henderson

A Samsung executive has confirmed that the company is working on a new smart watch rival to the much-rumoured Apple iWatch. The company has dabbled in... Read more

Samsung will release high-end Tizen smartphone in August or September
Samsung will release high-end Tizen smartphone in August or September By Jake Smith

Samsung will launch a high-end model smartphone running its open-source Tizen operating system as soon as August or September, an executive has confirmed... Read more

Samsung S Band takes on Nike FuelBand
Samsung S Band takes on Nike FuelBand By Jake Smith

Samsung has announced an update to its health-tracking app S Health, and with it, the company has unveiled a S Band accessory set to take on the FuelBand. "It... Read more

Samsung and Apple tipped to include wireless charging in next-gen flagships
Samsung and Apple tipped to include wireless charging in next-gen flagships By Jake Smith

Smartphone leaders Apple and Samsung will feature wireless charging capabilities in their next-generation smartphone models this year, according to a report... Read more

Samsung Wallet will handle coupons, tickets, boarding passes, coming to a device near you
Samsung Wallet will handle coupons, tickets, boarding passes, coming to a device near you By Chris Hall

Samsung Wallet will be coming to a Samsung device near you, looking to take care of "coupons, membership cards, tickets and boarding passes" and give you... Read more

Samsung announces Galaxy Xcover 2 with waterproof 4-inch WVGA display
Samsung announces Galaxy Xcover 2 with waterproof 4-inch WVGA display By Jake Smith

Just ahead of Mobile World Congress, Samsung has added yet another smartphone to its extensive Galaxy lineup.The Galaxy Xcover 2 is aimed at customers... Read more

Samsung announces $8.27 billion in Q4 profit, signals smartphone growth slowdown ahead
Samsung announces $8.27 billion in Q4 profit, signals smartphone growth slowdown ahead By Jake Smith

Samsung has announced its fiscal Q4 2012 earnings, reporting $8.27 billion in operating profit, $52.45 billion in revenue, and $6.6 billion in net income.As... Read more

Samsung estimates $7.3bn profit in past 90 days
Samsung estimates $7.3bn profit in past 90 days By Stuart Miles

Samsung is expecting to double the profits this year compared to the same three months to September last year, as sales of its high-end TVs and smartphones... Read more

Samsung Mobile Unpacked event confirmed, Galaxy Note 2 anticipated
Samsung Mobile Unpacked event confirmed, Galaxy Note 2 anticipated By Chris Hall

Samsung has put a time and date on its next press conference and, somewhat surprisingly, the company has lined up two events for the forthcoming IFA 2012... Read more

Touchnote and Samsung will deliver your postcards for free this summer
Touchnote and Samsung will deliver your postcards for free this summer By Danny Brogan

Olympic sponsor Samsung has partnered with Touchnote to make its mobile postcard service free for the duration of the summer.For those unfamiliar with... Read more

Samsung and Three give insight into Olympian's life with Victoria Pendleton Galaxy app
Samsung and Three give insight into Olympian's life with Victoria Pendleton Galaxy app By Danny Brogan

Customers of UK network Three are being offered the chance to immerse themselves in the world of cyclist and London 2012 gold medal hopeful Victoria Pendleton... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S WiFi 4.2: Android media player pitched at gamers
Samsung Galaxy S WiFi 4.2: Android media player pitched at gamers By Rik Henderson

Samsung has aimed at gamers with the latest addition to its Galaxy S media players. The Samsung Galaxy S WiFi 4.2 rocks a 1GHz processor (512MB RAM), Android... Read more

This isn't just a new Samsung TV app, it's an M&S app
This isn't just a new Samsung TV app, it's an M&S app By Paul Lamkin

Get ready to get posh shopping on your telly boxes Samsung fans, a Marks & Spencer app is landing on Sammy's Smart TV platform.But when we say "get ready"... Read more

Samsung folds Bada into open-source Tizen Project
Samsung folds Bada into open-source Tizen Project By Chris Hall

Samsung is merging its Bada mobile phone operating system with the Tizen Project, an open-source Linux Foundation software platform, aimed at a broad range... Read more

Samsung and Apple fight it out for most tweeted tech
Samsung and Apple fight it out for most tweeted tech By Ben Crompton

What have been the most popular gadgets this year? What about the most talked about companies? It's a tough one isn't it?While Twitter has produced a bevy... Read more