Sprint To Trial New Mobile TV Tech
Samsung and Sprint today announced plans to conduct a "showcase" of ATSC-Mobile broadcast Digital TV technology in the first quarter of 2010 in the Washington and Baltimore areas. The trial will use a version of the Samsung Moment modified to include Samsung's single-chip solution for receiving ATSC-Mobile DTV broadcasts. Unlike MediaFLO, ATSC-Mobile content is broadcast directly by local TV stations. Samsung will be demonstrating the TV-capable Moment at the CES trade show this week.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Clears FCC with Single Approval
The FCC this week approved a pair of new Samsung phones that are almost certainly the new Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge (or equivalent). Unlike previous generations of the flagship phone, Samsung was able to have all U.S.
Coral Blue Galaxy S8 and S8+ Go On Sale In US July 21
Samsung today said the Coral Blue variant of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ handsets will become available to U.S. buyers starting July 21.
AT&T to Trial LTE Broadcast at College Football Game
AT&T recently announced plans to test its LTE Broadcast technology at the forthcoming college football championship game on Jan. 12 in Arlington, Texas.
Samsung to Adjust Price of Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge
Samsung reported its second quarter earnings today and signaled some changes in its handset strategy. Despite the release of its flagship handsets during the quarter, Samsung's mobile phone business saw a 38% decline in profits when compared to the year-ago quarter.
Samsung Note 5, S6 Edge+ Play Better with Others
Samsung's Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge+ offer a few new applications to make connecting to other devices and sharing content easier. The phones include a new feature called HD Live Broadcast, which lets owners stream live video from their Note 5 or S6 Edge+ directly to others or the public YouTube Live.
Sweet....we're slowly creeping out of the technological stone age!