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
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

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

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

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

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
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
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
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Thousands evacuate as Texas prepares for Hurricane Harvey, CIA officials worry director too close to White House, interior secretary plans to shrink national monuments, and more.
VICE Staff
E-Waste Nation

Big Tech Has Destroyed America’s Sustainable Electronics Standards

Gadget companies have rigged America's only meaningful electronic environmental certification.
Jason Koebler
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Transgender troops react to Trump assault, Russians reportedly tried to spy on Macron, GOP moves closer to "skinny" repeal of Obamacare, and more.
VICE Staff
black hat

Hacker Says He Broke Through Samsung's Secure Smartphone Platform

When his rooting exploit worked on plenty of Android devices but failed on the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, researcher Di Shen decided to dig into KNOX.
Joseph Cox