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Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Plus cases show off smartphone designs

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Plus cases show off smartphone designs

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Plus aren’t exactly secrets any more with several rumors turning up over the last several weeks that hint at what the devices will pack inside and what they will look like. The last rumor we saw included some renderings that claimed to show us what the smartphones will look like. This week some new images have appeared that claims to show the smartphone inside cases that will be coming to market.

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ITC judge rules that NVIDIA infringed on Samsung patents

ITC judge rules that NVIDIA infringed on Samsung patents

In a tragic - for NVIDIA - reversal of fates, NVIDIA was found guilty of infringing on some of Samsung's patent related to graphics technology. This is the latest slap on the graphics chip maker's face after the ITC also ruled that neither Samsung nor Qualcomm infringed on NVIDIA's own patents. In a worst case scenario, the ITC could impose an import ban against NVIDIA's products, like its already very limited mobile and gaming devices. That is, if no settlement is reached in a few months pending a full review by the commission.

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The first thing to do with your Samsung Galaxy S6

The first thing to do with your Samsung Galaxy S6

For those of you that've just gotten a brand new Samsung Galaxy S6 - or a Galaxy Note 5, for that matter - you're going to want to have a look at one setting in your device before all others. You're going to want to check out your available Themes. To access this screen, the first thing you need to do is turn the phone on (obviously), then pull your finger down from the top of your screen. In the pull-down drawer you find there, you'll see a gear icon - tap it.

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Samsung tipped in deal to build AMD chips next year

Samsung tipped in deal to build AMD chips next year

Samsung and AMD have struck a deal that will have the Korean company building AMD’s GPU and CPU chips starting in 2016, according to a new report. The business move is in line with Samsung’s long running efforts to increase its chip manufacturing business; AMD’s new ‘Greenland’ GPU and ‘Zen’ CPUs will be built using Samsung’s 14-nanometer process, sources say. According to the report, GlobalFoundries will also produce some of the aforementioned chips.

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40 more Star Wars: The Force Awakens wallpapers for your smartphone

40 more Star Wars: The Force Awakens wallpapers for your smartphone

Now that Star Wars: The Force Awakens has pummeled all previous records for most-sold tickets in basically every category, it's time to extend your fandom well beyond the theater. That's never been a problem for most Star Wars fans - some have been collecting Star Wars action figures since 1977 (and have never stopped!) Today we're dropping another collection of wallpapers for your smartphone - the piece of equipment you use most - all from The Force Awakens, just for those of you that cannot possibly get enough.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 release date leak in China tips hat to theories

Samsung Galaxy S7 release date leak in China tips hat to theories

Earlier today a China Mobile conference leaked - or didn't seem to care about revealing - the release date of the Samsung Galaxy S7. Previously we'd been told by anonymous sources that the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Edge would likely follow the general release schedule of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Edge, being revealed at a Samsung press conference during Mobile World Congress 2016 in February and coming to stores within weeks of that reveal. It would appear now that China Mobile has confirmed at least the flatter bit of this set of tips.

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens wallpapers for your iPhone 6s and Galaxy S6

Star Wars: The Force Awakens wallpapers for your iPhone 6s and Galaxy S6

In preparation for - or perhaps in celebration of - your first visit to the theater for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, today we've got a batch of wallpapers for your phone. These wallpapers work for basically any phone you might have, but we've called out a couple of the most popular in the world right this minute to make certain we're up to speed with sizes. Chances are you've got an iPhone 6s (or smaller) or a Samsung Galaxy S6 (or smaller) - have a peek!

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 128GB edition gives clues to 6

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 128GB edition gives clues to 6

There's a new Samsung Galaxy Note 5 in town - or more accurately, in town if you live in Korea. This version of the device is unique in its 128GB internal storage size, while the largest internal storage size in all other cases is just 64GB. This comes after cries from hardcore users of the Galaxy Note 5 that taking away their precious microSD card slot would result in many nights spend attempting to offload the massive amounts of 4K video they captured daily. We know better. We know you've just filled the phone up with Star Wars wallpapers.

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Samsung Pay is heading to China in 2016 too

Samsung Pay is heading to China in 2016 too

Right on the heels of the announcement that Apple Pay is launching in China in early 2016, Samsung has done the same, revealing that its own mobile payments system will be available in the country at around the same time. Similar to Apple, Samsung Pay has reached a deal with China UnionPay, the nation's bankcard association, allowing its cardholders to user their compatible Samsung smartphone to make NFC-based payments at QuickPass point-of-sale terminals.

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Is this early Samsung Galaxy S7 rendering wild enough for you?

Is this early Samsung Galaxy S7 rendering wild enough for you?

What you're about to witness is a video of what may very well be the Samsung Galaxy S7 visualized. The video hasn't been made by Samsung, nor is it based on any real in-hand models of the device. Nobody outside of Samsung knows exactly what the Samsung Galaxy S7 looks like yet - not even the most prolific of leaksters know for certain. But what you're about to witness might blow your mind if you expect the unexpected.

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