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Galaxy S 4 Cannot Read Original TecTiles, New Ones Coming Soon

The Samsung Galaxy S 4 is a huge upgrade over its predecessor, and one of the things that was upgraded was the NFC chip. With the Nexus 4 and Nexus 10, Google started using a Broadcom NFC chip instead of the NXP chips they always used. And Samsung went with it, replacing the old NXP PN544 with a Broadcom BCM2079x. While this chip supports more open… Read more

Samsung Rumored To Sell Galaxy S IV With Multiple Processor Types

Rumors about the Galaxy S IV are flying, and we can’t help but get a bit nervous. Will the device be what we wanted? Will Samsung once again surprise us with something unique? We don’t know, but a specific rumor going around has us a bit worried. The rumor says that, just like with the Galaxy S III, Samsung is going to use multiple processor types,… Read more

New Samsung Chromebook Powered By The Long Awaited Exynos 5

We’re an Android site. We usually don’t write about things like Chromebooks. But this is an interesting Chromebook, as it is powered by Samsung’s Exynos 5 processor. The Exynos 5 is an A15 based chip with some very impressive specs, including a monster Mali-T604 GPU for some powerful 3D processing. The rest of the Chromebook is fairly nice, with a… Read more