Tag Archives: Samsung

  • Samsung QLED TV Blends Into Your Wall

    Samsung QLED TV Blends Into Your Wall

    In the 1993 thriller When a Stranger Calls Back, a killer hides from Carol Kane in plain sight by painting himself to look like the brick wall he’s standing in front of. Now, that method of camouflage has been co-opted not for murder but for televisions that turn practically invisible when they’re not being watched: The Samsung […]

  • Samsung Leader 8: A New Flip Phone Riff Coming to China

    Samsung Leader 8: A New Flip Phone Riff Coming to China

    It was only a matter of time before the beginning of a full-fledged flip phone revival – after all, aren’t we all (at least those of us who are old enough to remember) nostalgic for the time before we spent most of our waking hours connected to everyone we know and the world at large? […]

  • The Frame: Samsung’s New TV Doubles as an Art Piece

    The Frame: Samsung’s New TV Doubles as an Art Piece

    For decades the debate over whether television counts as art has raged, but now Samsung is putting an end to it in the way nobody expected. They’re doing it with The Frame, one of their new line of HDTVs that features an “Art Mode” with the user’s choice of at least a hundred images in […]

  • Samsung Gear IconX Fitness-Tracking Earbuds

    Samsung Gear IconX Fitness-Tracking Earbuds

    Earbuds are standard gear for regular exercisers these days, so it’s an impressive flash of inspiration from someone at Samsung that produced the Samsung Gear IconX, a pair of earbuds that also works as a fitness tracker. They might as well while they’re up there, right? The benefits of listening to music while you work […]

  • TipTalk: Listen to Messages by Touching Your Ear

    TipTalk: Listen to Messages by Touching Your Ear

    How’s this for a hypothetical future scenario: You get an alert that someone has committed the unspeakable faux pas of leaving you a voicemail, and to listen to it all you have to do is touch your ear, and the message is actually transmitted through your hand up to your finger and into your ear. […]

  • ‘Get Barreled in Tahiti with Samsung Galaxy VR’ (Video)

    ‘Get Barreled in Tahiti with Samsung Galaxy VR’ (Video)

    I don’t know about where you are, but right now in my neck of the woods the weather is extremely unpleasant – cold, gray, and rainy. So I relished the opportunity to Get Barreled in Tahiti with Samsung Galaxy VR even more than I otherwise might have today. Get Barreled in Tahiti with Samsung Galaxy VR […]

  • Samsung Serif TV: A More Elegant Kind of TV (Video)

    Samsung Serif TV: A More Elegant Kind of TV (Video)

    Since we spend so much time looking at our TVs while they’re turned on, it makes good psychological sense that we usually don’t spend much time thinking about how they look when they’re turned off. But the Samsung Serif from Ronan & Erwin Bouroullec is different, taking its design cues from the world of typography […]

  • Samsung Sleepsense Sleep Tracker

    Samsung Sleepsense Sleep Tracker

    A good night’s sleep is getting harder and harder to find, so if you’re interested in improving your sleep habits it might take a little bit more than just getting to bed earlier. For those scenarios, there’s a new product from Samsung engineered for the sole purpose of improving your night’s sleep: The Samsung Sleepsense. […]

  • Samsung Display Unveils Mirrored and Transparent OLED Screens (Photos)

    Samsung Display Unveils Mirrored and Transparent OLED Screens (Photos)

    No one really knows for sure what the screens of the future are going to look like, thanks to a couple of different technologies jockeying for position to be the dominant display tech of the next decade. But the people at Samsung Display have put some of their chips behind mirrored or transparent OLED screens – […]