samsung

Huawei

Huawei’s New Smartphone Is 'Practically Useless' Thanks to Trump's Security Ban

The ban means Huawei can't do business with Google, so the cutting-edge new phone has none of the apps you need.
David Gilbert
3 days ago
Technology

A New Generation of Students Is Teaching Us How to Reduce E-Waste

In colleges and universities across the United States, students are taking classes on how to repair our electronics that normally end up as e-waste.
Madeleine Gregory
8.23.19
tech-internet

I'd Rather Buy a Samsung Rip Off of a MacBook Than an Actual MacBook

Samsung's Notebook 7 and Notebook 7 Force are clearly copying Apple's MacBooks. Good!
Emanuel Maiberg
6.3.19
Galaxy Fold

Some Galaxy Fold Pre-Orders May be Cancelled If It Doesn't Ship by May 31, Samsung Says

Pre-orders of the troubled folding phone will be cancelled if it doesn't ship by May 31, and customers don't get in touch with Samsung, the company said.
Matthew Gault
5.7.19
SmartPhones

Review Units of Samsung's Folding Smartphone Have Broken Almost Immediately

The Samsung Galaxy Fold costs $1,980, but multiple reviewers say theirs has broken after just a day of use.
Matthew Gault
4.17.19
immigration

ICE Raid on Samsung Repair Contractor Shows Big Tech’s Reliance on Exploitative Labor

The biggest ICE raid in a decade, at a CVE Technology Group facility in Texas, went after the people who repair our phones.
Jason Koebler
4.4.19
Fashion

The History of Supreme's Battle with 'Supreme'

The streetwear giant has spent years failing to stop an Italian company from bootlegging its brand.
Mattia Salvia
1.10.19
SmartPhones

It's Time to End the Yearly Smartphone Launch Event

Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 9. But as we reach peak smartphone, there's less-and-less that distinguishes one phone from the other.
Owen Williams
8.10.18
South Korea

Park Geun-hye, the impeached former South Korean president, has been jailed

“The defendant abused her presidential power entrusted by the people, and as a result, brought massive chaos to the order of state affairs."
Tim Hume
4.6.18
Right to Repair

Samsung Made a Bitcoin Mining Rig Out of 40 Old Galaxy S5s

Samsung's new "upcycling" initiative will allow you to put a completely new operating system on your old phones to give them new life.
Matthew Gault
10.27.17
Technology

Apple says iPhone 8 batteries swelling and splitting the phone isn’t a big deal

David Gilbert
10.6.17
Pixel 2

All Phones Are the Same

The Pixel 2 is the same as the iPhone, which is the same as the Note.
Jason Koebler
10.4.17
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