Looking for a free high-end smartphone? Best Buy wants to make it happen. Starting this Friday October 1st Best Buy will be offering four free phones every Friday through October. Best Buy is starting off big with the Verizon Galaxy S Fascinate. Also this Friday they are offering the AT&T HTC Aria, Sprint BlackBerry Curve and T-Mobile Samsung Gravity 3. Read more
Sprint is now taking advantage of the Samsung Media Hub. Sprint pushed out an over the air update to the Epic which allows you to now rent or purchase movies or TV shows. Movie rentals run $2.99 to $3.99 for a 24 hour period and television show purchases are $1.99. There is some good content and we can only hope that Sprint and Samsung really expand the offerings.
Samsung made a huge impact in the Android community with the Galaxy S Vibrant on T-Mobile, Fascinate on Verizon, Epic on Sprint and Captivate on AT&T. With the Galaxy S success you would think Samsung would feel comfortable laying low for a while and enjoy the success of their Android phones success.
Samsung has decided to fully embrace the Android OS and is getting ready to launch the Galaxy S Tab(let). The release is set to fully take advantage of the 2010 holiday season. The only question that remains is if Samsung is going to be releasing on all the major carriers like the Galaxy S did. Rumor has it thats the Galaxy S tab is going to be released by Sprint, AT&T, and Verizon and we can only hope T-Mobile will jump on board and carry the Tab as well. Specs after the jump. Read more
Earlier this morning I was contacted by a close friend affiliated with the retail side of T-Mobile USA. He just received word directly from their Samsung account representative that T-Mobile will in fact be getting the Samsung Galaxy S during the first week of July. There has been much speculation and rumor that with the launch of Verizons HTC Incredible and Sprints EVO 4G that T-Mobile and Samsung were making a push to release this earlier than originally anticipated. Not to mention the hype surrounding Apples iPhone 4 which is expected to hit shelves on June 24th. Read more
Ask any attendee of CTIA 2010 who made the biggest announcement during the event and theyd be hard pressed to choose between Samsung and Sprints presence during the show. Both made some huge announcements and showed off industry standard setting devices. The entire show seemed to focus on mobile broadband and Sprint did well in announcing their HTC EVO 4G, but Samsung very much held their own unveiling its latest smartphone device; the Galaxy S.
During Samsungs exclusive Unpacked event the Life On My Mobile team got to experience the incredible features of the Galaxy S and received a very practical and real-life demonstration on how the device can truly simplify your daily ventures. It was impressive to say the least. Read more
Yesterday morning it was announced at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that two dozen of the worlds wireless operators will combined an alliance to compete with Apple who has overtaken the application market with over 150,000 applications.
The Alliance is calling themselves the Wholesale Applications Community. Orange, AT&T, and Telefonica are some of the technology platform designers set to deliver applications to all mobile-phone users. Also taking a role in this alliance is Verizon Wireless, China Mobile and Softbank of Japan to create standard, common technology. LG Electronics, Samsung, and Sony Ericsson being large manufacturers have also joined this community. Read more