The mobile phone market is so cat and mousy. A leak here, a “unreleased” released picture slips out there… and details spill out of manufactures all the time. The public is used to receiving details about forthcoming phones on a regular basis. Two of the most popular: Apple and Samsung go through great lengths to try to keep their upcoming new phone’s details unpublished. Yet they still find a way out into the public.
Details about the new Samsung S9 and S9+ are beginning to show their heads. Various sources are saying that there isn’t a whole lot of design changes to the phones when compared to the S8 models. There is one distinguishing factor [...]
Apple is receiving a distinction of a different kind. Usually, they’re adorned with accolades for their design, simplicity, and marketing amongst others. This time around a noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, is on record for telling investors that Apple is likely to be the only one of the top 5 smartphone producers to see a decline for the year.
He notes that the iPhone 7 won’t have many new features or innovations. The result is that current iPhone owners won’t feel the need to upgrade their phone because the new features don’t justify the expenditure. Sales are only predicted to be between 190 and 205 million units. Most others on Wall [...]
There are only so many iterations of a new hamburger that you can do over a 50+ year period. Knowing that means that other alternative ways have to be employed to capture an audience that is “hamburgered out.” Bring in coffee, breakfast, salads and more and you a scrambling effort to stay relevant. Especially in a society where “fast food” reputation is giving way to fast casual and more.
Someone over at McDonald’s UK division thought it would be the next great thing to add Samsung Tablets to tables for patrons to access the internet, play games, get your social media on and more. It’s been deemed: Experience of the future.
Is it a [...]
Watches are, and always will be, a highly subjective topic. Kind of like shoes, or a shade of lipstick. The Samsung Gear S2 has done well to break down some of these barriers and make a watch that is not only pleasing to the eye, but highly functional as well. We’re not talking about the functional as in it tells the time. We mean functional like its’ spinning bezel or any other of a dozen little things that just make… This. Watch. Work.
Materials are top-notch, fit and finish is amongst the best. The display is bright and readable and it performs well in a wide range of ambient lighting conditions. Samsung has learned a lot in the field of Smartwatches and [...]