Verizon has started rolling out a Nougat update for the S8 and S8+ which Includes a fix for Bluetooth audio when in call, and faster Face recognition. The nav bar show/hide function was also updated.
It has only been a week since the announcement of the Samsung Galaxy Note8 and while the world is busy pre-ordering, those in Taiwan will be treated to a special color not available in other regions.
If you pre-ordered your Samsung Galaxy Note8 from T-Mobile, chances are you might have received a text indicating that your order was being prepared. If that's the case, it might arrive early.
As a measure to protect its customers from potential malware attacks, Google has introduced Play Protect, announcing that future 'certified' devices will carry the logo on their retail packaging.
With IFA 2017 only four days away, Samsung has already pushed out the first of its announcements. It concerns three new monitors, the curved CH80 and CH89, and the flat SH85. No word on pricing yet.
From the final frontier and the next generation, to Microsoft's Brainwave, black Books, the thousand-dollar iPhone, and Pepper the robot priest, it's our handy roundup of the week's top tech news.
According to some newly leaked press materials, Samsung will soon launch another dual-camera device, the Galaxy J7+, offering some pretty decent specs including Bixby support at an affordable price.
Suggest a witty, clever, or just plain hilarious caption for this image of DJ Koh unveiling the Galaxy Note8, and you could win a prize... Join in the fun with Neowin's latest caption competition!
Samsung's vice chairman has been sentenced to five years in jail by a South Korean court for a slew of financial crimes. His downfall is the latest bit of bad press that the company has received.
"I honestly can't believe the incompetence that is being shown" by Samsung, said one owner. "The lack of communication is astounding and if I could take my TV back it would be there in a heartbeat."
Spotify is the newest addition to the list of companies that integrate with Samsung's digital assistant, Bixby. With this integration, users will soon be able to control Spotify's music playback.
Today, Samsung announced the newest flagship in its lineup, the Galaxy Note8. We were at the event in New York City, so naturally, we took some time to get some hands on photos of the new device.
On August 24, retailers and carriers will start the pre-order process for the Galaxy Note8. It appears that Best Buy will be offering up to $150 off the retail price of the phone out of the gate.
Samsung is pulling out all of the stops when it comes to the Galaxy Note8, offering those that purchase early additional incentives like a 128GB microSD card, Gear 360 camera, and more.
Samsung has confirmed it will launch a new entry in its Gear S line, slated to be announced at IFA Berlin. The event will start next week and could also be the reveal platform for the Gear Fit2 Pro.
Samsung mobile chief DJ Koh confirmed that the company is developing a new smart speaker, like so many other big tech companies. "Maybe soon we will announce it. I am already working on it," he said.
Samsung hasn't forgotten what happened last year and will offer owners of the recalled Galaxy Note7 a special promotion that will allow them to get up to $425 off their purchase of the Galaxy Note8.
Drawing a line under the fiasco of its fiery Note7 flagship, Samsung has announced its new Galaxy Note8, with a 6.3-inch Infinity Display, 6GB RAM, Snapdragon 835, and of course, the much-loved S Pen.
Samsung is expected to launch the Gear Fit2 Pro wearable today at its Unpacked event, along with the Galaxy Note8. The device's listing on the Samsung website has already gone live though.
Samsung has announced that Bixby is now available in over 200 countries worldwide but the digital assistant still recognizes only English and Korean, with more languages planned for the future.
"By the end of this year, hardware makers like Essential, Huawei, HTC, Kyocera, Motorola, HMD, Samsung, Sharp and Sony are scheduled to be launching or upgrading new devices to Android 8.0 Oreo."
Next week, Samsung will announce its Galaxy Note8. According to new information, the firm will have a promotion in which it will offer those who pre-order a choice of free accessories.
We are only a week away from the official reveal of the Galaxy Note8 and the leaks just keep on coming. The latest is of a dummy model and shows off the dual camera and complete exterior.
Thanks to another last minute leak courtesy of Evan Blass, we get to take a sneak peek at the Deep Sea Blue variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note8, one week before the NY release event.
Samsung's Galaxy S8 was the most popular Android phone globally during the second quarter of 2017. It could not displace Apple's iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus from first and second place, though.
Batteries that were used in Samsung Galaxy Note 4 devices that were replaced by AT&T's insurance program are being recalled by the company, as they "could lead to fire and burn hazards".
Samsung has introduced its latest external portal SSD drive, the T5. While the overall design, shape, and weight stay the same, the new drive has been updated to offer USB 3.1 Gen 2 port.
A video has shown the short journey of a Galaxy S5 that slipped out of its owner's hands while he was recording video from a plane, and tumbled to the ground - remarkably, surviving its impact.
While the Galaxy Note8 will headline Samsung's upcoming Unpacked event, the company will also unveil a new waterproof fitness wearable dubbed the Gear Fit2 Pro, with support for iOS and Android.
Samsung will officially unveil its new Galaxy Note8 flagship next week, and ahead of its announcement, the company has released a teaser video for the device, featuring the slogan "do bigger things".
Samsung has started pushing the latest monthly Android security update to its flagship phones, including 28 patches for the Android OS, and a further 12 fixes for issues specific to Galaxy devices.
From Facebook's Watch and Fitbit's watch, to Coffee Lake, Apple Park, a fresh Outlook, Xbox excitement, and the OnePlus chainsaw massacre, it's our handy roundup of the week's top tech news.
Samsung released an update for its Gear S3 in May. Some have thought that the update might have broken S Voice, causing it to crash when used. Now the firm has released a new update to fix the issue.
Samsung has now updated its Internet Browser Beta that will allow handsets with Android 5.0 or newer to install it. The browser offers extension support, along with a variety of other features.
Samsung's Galaxy S8 will be used in a Bank of America pilot program involving 1,500 employees from both companies, to test the handset's iris scanner for use with mobile banking services.
Seven months after it launched the Galaxy A5 (2017) - and almost a full year after Google released Android 7.0 - Samsung has finally begun rolling out the Nougat update to that device.
Samsung launched the Galaxy A7 (2017) in January with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow onboard. Now, almost a full year after Android 7.0's release, the Nougat update is finally rolling out to that device.
While not the most popular digital assistant, Bixby can now integrate with LinkedIn to provide users an easy way to look up attendees of past and future meetings in addition to trending storylines.
Today, Samsung formally announced the Galaxy S8 Active, a tougher version of the company's flagship handset. Starting at $28.34 per month, it's available exclusively from AT&T for a limited time.
First real-life pictures of Samsung's Galaxy Note8 have been leaked, conforming to the previously released renders. These images feature the S Pen as well, similar to the one accompanying the Note7.