Samsung Beats Apple to the Punch with SmartTags+ & AR Finder

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Over the past two product cycles, Apple has been rumored to be preparing to reveal its Apple AirTags tracking devices that can help iPhone owners find their possessions with augmented reality. But Samsung has leapfrogged Apple with its own take on the product category.

Samsung Galaxy S21 vs. iPhone 12: Can Samsung take a bite of Apple?

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The Galaxy S21 is Samsung's latest entry in its ongoing rivalry with Apple, making it a direct competitor to the iPhone 12. Android Apple Buying Guides Mobile apple iphone 12 comparison Galaxy S21 iPhone 12 Samsung Galaxy S21 samsung galaxy s21 release

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Samsung made Apple AirTags before Apple did

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The Galaxy SmartTag is the latest in Samsung's SmartThings ecosystem, giving you an option for tracking things that otherwise aren't connected. Mobile News Samsung Samsung Galaxy SmartTag

Samsung Reportedly Developing Their Own Wireless AR/VR Headset

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Not so fast, Apple. It appears as though the hybrid headset market is shaping up to be the latest trend in immersive entertainment as it’s now being reported that Samsung may be in the process of developing their own AR/VR headset similar to that of Apple’s recently announced device. Photo of Samsung Odyssey. Definitely, Samsung plans to use in-house application processors, OLED displays and sensors. Image Credit: Samsung / The Korea Times.

Amazon slashes Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 and Apple Watch Series 5 prices today

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Deals Mobile Amazon 2021 Apple Watch deals Apple Watch Series 5 Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 samsung galay watch dealsKeeping tabs on fitness and health is essential today, and a good smartwatch can be the best way to do it.

Samsung Files Patent Application For Foldable AR Glasses

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According to a recently published patent application filed by Samsung, the company may be developing a foldable AR headset featuring a built-in display that automatically activates when the device is unfolded. Unlike these existing devices, however, Samsung’s headset will feature a design more similar to that of a conventional pair of sunglasses. Recently, Apple filed a patent for its own consumer VR/AR headset.

Samsung laughed at Apple for ditching phone chargers. Now, it might do the same.

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Remember when Samsung made fun of Apple for not shipping a charger with the iPhone? Well, now it looks as if the company might take the same road as Apple after all. More about Apple , Samsung , Smartphones , Tech , and Big Tech Companies.

CES 2020: Samsung Teases Prototype AR Glasses

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Samsung is kicked-off the first day of CES 2020 with a bang this morning, offering attendees an in-depth look at a variety of cutting-edge products straight out of a science fiction novel, including a BB8-style robot assistant, as well as new improvements to their proprietary voice assistant, Bixby. Among the many products developed as part of what the company refers to as their “Age of Experience” product strategy, Samsung also teased its own dedicated AR headset.

Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus

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We compare it with the similarly great Samsung Note 10 Plus in this head-to-head. Android Apple Mobile galaxy note 10 galaxy note 10 plus iPhone iPhone 11 Pro Max SamsungIt may not be current-gen, but the iPhone 11 Pro Max is still a great phone.

Best Labor Day Smartwatch Deals 2020: Apple and Samsung

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Android Apple Deals Mobile Apple Watch Labor Day 2020 Samsung Galaxy Watch smartwatch smartwatch dealsSmartwatches are loaded with features that can help with everything from fitness-tracking to your smart home.

Best Labor Day Tablet Deals 2020: Apple and Samsung

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We’ve caught some especially exciting Labor Day Ssales from Apple and Samsung that you won’t want to miss. Apple Deals Mobile iPad ipad mini Labor Day 2020 Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet deals Tablets

Apple AirPods, Samsung Galaxy Buds discounted before Black Friday

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Right now, you can score amazing deals on AirPods, AirPods Pro, and Samsung Galaxy Buds and Galaxy Buds+. Apple Deals Home Theater Mobile Amazon 2020 Apple Airpod Apple AirPods Pro early Black Fridy Deals Samsung Galaxy Buds Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus

Slap a Samsung Galaxy Watch Active Onto Your Wrist for Just $137

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active | $137 | Amazon Read more. smartwatches technology wearable devices information appliances consumer electronics mobile computers smartphones apple watch samsung galaxy watch active bluetooth samsung galaxy samsung galaxy watch series iphone

Samsung, Xiaomi, and OnePlus make fun of Apple for not shipping a charger with the iPhone

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Earlier this week, Apple introduced its new flagship smartphone, the iPhone 12 , and with it the company announced its new policy of not shipping a power adapter or wired earbuds with its phones. More about Apple , Samsung , Oneplus , Tech , and Big Tech Companies.

Samsung Galaxy S20 vs. iPhone 12 Pro: Two titans clash

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The iPhone 12 Pro is the latest and arguably greatest Apple flagship, but is it better than the Samsung Galaxy S20? Android Apple Buying Guides Mobile Buyers Guide iPhone 12 Pro Samsung samsung galaxy s20

Here's Everything Samsung Announced at 2021 Galaxy Unpacked

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Samsung kicked off 2021, and interrupted CES, with its live-streamed product launch, Galaxy Unpacked. samsung galaxy unpacked samsung consumer tech samsung galaxy buds pro samsung galaxy s21

Huawei sold more phones than Samsung and Apple for the first time

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Mobile News Apple breaking twitter Huawei SamsungThe phone maker has able to close the gap through strong growth in China.

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Report: Apple to Acquire Live Event Streaming Company NextVR for $100M

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NextVR, the live event broadcasting platform for VR headsets, may soon find itself acquired by Apple, a report by 9to5Mac maintains, which is expected to be valued around $100 million. At the time of this writing, neither Apple nor NextVR have commented on the alleged acquisition. SEE ALSO Apple AR Headset FOV, Codename, and Stereoscopic Rendering Mode Reportedly Found in iOS 13.1.

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Samsung's First 5nm Chip, the Exynos 1080, Looks to Keep Pace with Apple

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This week has been especially busy when it comes to new silicon, because almost immediately after MediaTek announced a number of new chips for phones and Chromebooks , Apple followed up with its big M1 chip.

What Is UWB and Why Are Apple and Samsung Suddenly So Interested In It?

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Wifi, Bluetooth, and NFC are well-established specs in modern smartphones, and if Samsung has its way, UWB is going to be next. samsung investing big into uwb tech smartphones uwb ultra wideband digital keys consumer tech standards

Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus vs. iPhone 11 Pro Max: Get Plus or go Max?

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The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus is one of the biggest. Android Apple Buying Guides Mobile apple vs. samsung galaxy s20 plus iPhone 11 Pro Max SamsungLove a big phone? Is it better than the iPhone 11 Pro Max? We put the two phones to the test to find out.

Apple iPad Mini, Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 prices slashed for Black Friday

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Android Apple Deals Mobile Amazon 2020 Apple iPad Mini Black Friday 2020 iPad deals Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 Grab these mini tablets for less with big discounts at Amazon and Walmart.

The Best Apple-ish Gear for Apple Haters

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Apple products weren’t exactly allowed in my house growing up. My school had a lab filled with Apple computers, so I got exposed to the basic ins and outs of macOS. But inside my home it was Microsoft-Microsoft-Microsoft.

Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S21 could beat Apple to the punch with one small feature

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We've been waiting patiently for Apple to drop its device tracking hardware for nearly two years , but Samsung might win the race as a late entrant. A plethora of leaks from the past few months suggest Samsung will launch something called the Galaxy SmartTag in the near future.

Samsung's Galaxy Buds Live are a direct shot at Apple's AirPods Pro

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More about Samsung , Galaxy Buds Live , Tech , Consumer Tech , and Big Tech Companies. Samsung Galaxy Buds Live Tech Consumer Tech Big Tech CompaniesRead more.

Best Labor Day Smartphone Deals 2020: Apple and Samsung

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Android Apple Deals Mobile Labor Day 2020 smartphone dealsLabor Day is almost here, and we're expecting to see a slew of great smartphone deals for the event. No matter what you're looking for from your next smartphone, there should be something for you.

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Amazon discounts Apple Watch Series 5, Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2

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Apple Deals Mobile Wearables Apple Watch deals Apple Watch Series 5 Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 Samsung Galaxy Watch Deals smartwatch dealsTwo of the best smartwatches on the market right now are currently on sale at Amazon for as low as $220.

Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 hands-on: Finally, a serious Apple Watch challenger

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Apple needs to be looking over its shoulder. Android Mobile Wearables galaxy watch galaxy watch 3 Hands On Review Samsung

Samsung Galaxy Buds+ vs. Amazon Echo Buds

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If you're looking for true wireless earbuds that aren't made by Apple, two great options are Samsung's Galaxy Buds+ and Amazon's Echo Buds. Android Home Theater Mobile Amazon Echo Buds Best Earbuds budget headphones Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus true wireless earbuds

Prime Day arrives early for AirPods Pro, Samsung Galaxy Buds+

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The Apple AirPods Pro and Samsung Galaxy Buds+ are both on sale at Amazon starting from just $130. Apple Deals Home Theater AirPods Deals Apple AirPods Pro Prime Day 2020 Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus true wireless earbuds

Samsung Teases CES Announcement For Next Exynos SoC

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Samsung this morning has dropped as brief teaser about their next-generation Exynos SoC. Dubbed “Exynos is back”, Samsung is revealing that there will be a proper announcement for the new SoC on January 12, which would fall on the first full day of CES.

CES 2020: Samsung Casually Shows Off AR Glasses In Exercise Demo

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During its CES 2020 livestream, Samsung casually showed off AR glasses- without formally declaring it to be an upcoming product or even acknowledging anything remarkable about showing such a device. Reports indicate that Apple and Facebook are investing billions researching AR and intend to launch lightweight glasses some time in the next 3-5 years. But Samsung might just be beating them to market with an earlier, less mature product.

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra vs. iPhone 11 Pro Max: Titanic flagships clash

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Android Apple Buying Guides Mobile Apple iPhone galaxy note 20 ultra iPhone 11 Pro Max SamsungSince both of these devices have starting prices well above $1,000, which one should you spend your money on?

Report: Samsung To Manufacture Custom Tracking Chip For Facebook AR Glasses

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Samsung Electronics will manufacture custom chips for Facebook’s AR glasses, according to a report from Korean outlet The Electronic Times. The report was written in Korean, but the English version claims that the Samsung manufactured chip will “collect and process various information that comes into Facebook’s AR glasses” The wording is unclear, but it does seem to be describing a chip made for tracking. Facebook AR glasses facebook oculus samsung top stories

Samsung Elevates Galaxy Note 10+ with Depth Camera for 3D Scanning & Augmented Reality Apps

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The mobile augmented reality war for dominance between Apple and its Asia-based rivals is in full effect. On Wednesday, Samsung continued the pattern it established with the Galaxy S10 4G smartphone by adding adding a depth-sensing camera to the new Galaxy Note 10+, which gives the device with some interesting augmented reality superpowers.

Apple AirPods Pro, Samsung Galaxy Buds+ discounted — save up to $30

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The Apple AirPods Pro and Samsung Galaxy Buds+ are both are on sale at Best Buy and Verizon for up to $30 off. Apple Deals Home Theater AirPods Deals Apple AirPods Pro Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus True Wireless Earbuds Deals

iPad Air 4 vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 — Which should you get?

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Can't decide whether to buy the iPad Air 4 or the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7? Android Apple Buying Guides Mobile iPad Air iPad Air 4 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 iPad vs Galaxy Tab New iPad Air Samsung Galaxy Tab S7