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According to a new report from American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), Apple remains the top ranked mobile phone manufacturer, followed by Motorola and Nokia in the United States. According to the website, ACSI is the only independent national benchmark of customer satisfaction available in the United States. ACSI recent report  (via CNET), surveyed 70,000 mobile phone users in the United States. And the results show that Apple scored of 81 points (out of 100) to remain in first position. This is a 2 percent drop from last year. On the other hand, OEM such asRead More
SlashGear (via  Korean news site The Chosunilbo) is reporting that Samsung has shipped four million Galaxy S 4 handsets in the space of five days, according to information from an unnamed company executive. The Samsung executive is quoted as saying: As of the end of April, we supplied four million Galaxy S 4 handsets to telecommunication operators around the world. As of Friday, we have sold more than 6 million units and we predict that we could break the 10-million mark by as early as the end of this month. Of course, these numbers referRead More
According to a new report from Canalys,  Q1 2013 saw a shipment of over 308.7 million units of smart mobile device (notebook, tablet and smart phone) worldwide. This represents year-on-year growth of 37.4%. Google will be happy to note that their Android OS, used by the Open Handset Alliance continues to dominate, with Android the OS of choice on 59.5% of all smart mobile devices shipped. Apple accounts for 19.3% of the smart phone and tablet PC markets, while Microsoft’s share was 18.1%. The report also highlighted that the tablet market continues to be theRead More
Samsung stole nikon photo
Samsung Used Photographer’s Nikon Photo in Advertisement  Without Permission. According to a report by PetaPixel, Sasmung has found itself in a rather familiar position of being accused of using others’ work without permission. This time the Company found itself in a copyright infringement controversy when it used another photographer’s photo in an advertisement on its Facebook page. Embarrassingly, the advertisement alluded to the fact that the photo was taken by a Samsung photographers using a Samsung camera. However, it later turned out that the photo was taken by one Danny Santos II, who noticed  his photo, which wasRead More
Bloomberg is reporting that Apple has asked a judge to force Google to turn over documents related to its Android operating system. This request came as Apple gathers evidence for its second patent case against Samsung Electronics. Both companies are filing patent infringement claims for technology in newer smartphones such as the iPhone 5 and Samsung’s Galaxy S III. “Apple told U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul S. Grewal in San Jose, California, that Google is improperly withholding information about what terms it’s using to find the documents Apple has requested in pretrial information sharing, BloombergRead More
According to a new report from Chinese tech blog MacX (via Nikkan), the screen of the next-generation iPhone will reportedly go into production. The report suggests that the new iPhone screen will be produced by Sharp, LG and Japan Display. These companies are currently supplying LCD screen for the iPhone 5. The next-generation iPhone is expected to feature a similar design to the iPhone 5. However, camera and processor  will receive significant upgrades. This news comes on the heels of reports that Apple will start the production of display for aRead More
Updated May, 8. Here are two methods owners can ‘reportedly’ use to temporarily fix the ‘smearing’ issue on their Samsung Galaxy S4. XDA Developer User – bala_gamer: As of now we all know that almost all s4 units is suffering from smearing issue. After fiddling with some apps here and there I found a temporary solution , this should be handy until Samsung fixes it. I suggest two method for this issue, Method 1 adjusts the rgb values of the screen(overlays) .Method 2 adjusts the contrast levels of the screen. With both the aboveRead More

Posted On April 24, 2013By Storm WilliamsIn Featured, Samsung News

Samsung Galaxy S4 Reviews

  The Samsung Galaxy S4 reviews are out from all the major tech blogs. The general consensus is that the Samsung Galaxy S4 is ‘good’ smartphone, but not a ‘great’ one. Times Tech –  Harry McCracken So where does that leave the S 4 compared with its major competitors? If you want the most polished phone with the best selection of apps, the iPhone 5 still has no peer. If you crave Apple-like panache but love Android, HTC’s One is a fine choice. And if what you want is the mainstream phone withRead More
IGZO Sharp
  Sharp to Supply Samsung with IGZO Panels; Where does this leaves Apple? According to a report from Digitimes, Sharp is set to provide Samsung with IGZO panels, according to information from sources. “Sharp has plans to offer 11.6-inch IGZO notebook panels to Samsung Electronics, but have yet to state when Samsung would be expected to release products featuring the technology,” Julian Ho and  Alex Wolfgram report for Digitimes. The question here, is where does this new partnership leaves Apple? It has been reported that Apple is very interesting in procuringRead More
Samsung and Apple in China
According to a TrendForce report from mainland China, iPhone users in China are Showing high interest in Samsung Galaxy S4.   China’s Central News Agency, is reporting that a recent study by TrendForce – China Samsung Galaxy S4 Mobile Phone Market Survey Report, illustrates that many Chinese consumers are interested in purchasing the recently announced Samsung Galaxy S4. This group includes over half of current iPhone users in Mainland China, according to the report.   According TrendForce investigation, mainland consumers are showing a high interest in the Samsung S4, with more than halfRead More
Apple A7 Chip
Apple Excludes Samsung from Chip Development Project: The report indicates that Samsung has invested heavily in their Chip business and losing Apple will be a big blow.   Koreatimes is reporting that Apple has finally excluded Samsung, the Korean Electronic giant, from the A7 Chip production. The A7 is set to be used in Apple’s upcoming devices this year. ”Apple is sharing confidential data for its next A7 system-on-chip (SoC) with the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC),” said a Samsung’executive (via Koreatimes). “TSMC has begun ordering its contractors to supply equipment toRead More
iPhone 5 is Britain’s Most Popular Smartphone in March According to a report from the Press Association (via uSwitch), Apple’s iPhone 5 became the most popular smartphone in Britain during the month of March. The iPhone fended off competitions from  Sony Xperia Z and Samsung Galaxy S3. According to the report, “the Samsung S3 had been the UK’s number one handset for 10 months but lost its top spot after the S4 handset was unveiled on March 14.” However, it’s not all bad news for Samsung. According to the report: [quote] ..the popular GalaxyRead More