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MWC 2012

The world's main annual mobile event takes place this week in Barcelona. Tune in here for our full coverage, including hands-on with new phones from HTC, LG, Nokia, Sony, Huawei, and ZTE.

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Samsung and Toyota to Connect Smartphones to Dashboards

Feb 28, 2012, 5:07 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

Samsung and Toyota today announced a new partnership with the goal of integrating smartphones into the in-vehicle infotainment systems of Toyota's cars and trucks. The system will use MirrorLink to make the connection. The cars will use a user interface created by Toyota that is safer to operate when driving a vehicle than the user interface of the smartphone. The system will let drivers access music, location services, hands-free calling, voice interaction, and text-to-speech features of the smartphone through the dashboard. The two companies expect this service to reach commercialization in the second quarter of the year.

Hands On with the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G

Feb 27, 2012, 3:18 PM   by Rich Brome

Samsung is showing off - for the first time in public - the speedy Galaxy S Blaze 4G for T-Mobile. The phone pairs a blazing fast processor with blazing fast data, in an affordable little package. Read on for our first impressions.

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Hands-On: Samsung Galaxy Beam

Feb 27, 2012, 5:47 AM   by Eric M. Zeman

Samsung's latest Galaxy smartphone comes with a pico projector. We go hands on with this tiny home-theater-in-a-phone.

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Samsung Outs Quad-Core Exynos Processors

Feb 23, 2012, 4:47 PM   by Eric M. Zeman

Samsung today announced a new version of its Exynos processor with four application cores. The new chips use a 32nm processes that leads to an approximate 26% improvement in computing power while also delivering a 50% improvement in battery life. The processors can be clocked up to 1.5GHz. More details will be provided by Samsung in the coming days.

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