Though Samsung has a smart watch on the market with Android Wear, many other models are powered by its own Tizen operating system. Even the original Galaxy Gear, powered by Android at release, was updated to Tizen to many owners dismay. But it looks like the great folks at ... Read More »
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If you’re the owner of a Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch, you’re in for a nice little update. Samsung is updating the device from 126.96.36.199 to 188.8.131.52, which brings along improvements like the addition of Blocking Mode, a better S Health app, basic stability improvements and bug fixes.
Blocking Mode is an important addition to the ... Read More »
Samsung’s trio of new smartwatches is now available for pre-order through Amazon. This trio includes the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo, and the Gear Fit. If you’re looking to be one of the first to get hold of one of these new smartwatches on the global launch date of April 11, Amazon looks to be ... Read More »
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Get out your calendars and your wallets, friends, because the first details of the US Samsung Galaxy S5 pre-orders and pricing have begun to flow in.
AT&T today announced that it’ll kick off pre-sales of the Galaxy S5 tomorrow, March 21, with units slated to begin shipping out in early April. AT&T ... Read More »
When Samsung announced its new Gear 2 and Gear Fit wearables last month, it said that the Tizen-powered wearables would launch in April but declined to reveal the prices for either device, saying instead that that information would be revealed at a later date. Now that we’re ... Read More »
The biggest problem with Samsung’s smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear, was its lack of compatibility. When released, it was only compatible with the Galaxy Note 3. Though the Galaxy S III, S4 and Note II received updates to add compatibility, that’s still only a handful of devices. Everyone without a modern Samsung flagship couldn’t use this ... Read More »
Samsung’s first Galaxy Gear smartwatch was running Android, so it was fairly simple for developers to get started creating apps for the device. With the new Gear series, Samsung has dropped the Galaxy name and Android OS, opting for Tizen instead. This means making apps for developers will be a little more complicated.
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Samsung announced a slew of new devices last week at the Unpacked event. This included the new flagship Galaxy S5 and the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit smartwatches. Until these products are released, all we can do is wait. However, Samsung has released introduction videos for the two sets of products to ... Read More »
After the lackluster performance of the original Galaxy Gear, Samsung has to be thrilled with the response that their Tizen-powered wearables are getting. Most of the praise, however, is lavished on the Gear Fit rather than the more traditional looking smartwatches in their lineup. The GSMA (the organization responsible for Mobile ... Read More »