Google apps are coming to Bixby – TechCrunch

Bixby took centerstage at today’s big Samsung CES presser. The company has been pushing to make its smart assistant a kind of connective tissue across devices, and the the fruits...

Samsung updates Family Hub for connected fridges – TechCrunch

If your dream home involves a big screen on your fridge, then Family Hub is for you. Samsung has been developing some custom features to turn the fridge into a...

Samsung steps up its game with the new Notebook Odyssey – TechCrunch

Reviews of the Notebook Odyssey line have been…mixed. Hopefully the electronics giant can right the ship as it navigates the tricky waters of high-end gaming systems. At very least, the...

On stock prices and Nvidia – TechCrunch

Yesterday’s analysis of Nvidia’s challneges triggered a surge of mail from readers. The company has lost about half of its value over the past two months, and has mostly blamed...

Samsung refreshes its S Pen-packing convertible PC – TechCrunch

Welcome, friends, to the consumer electronics dead zone. It’s that increasingly brief window between the last of the pre-holiday releases and the CES deluge. It’s rarely home to genuinely exciting...

Payment service Toss becomes Korea’s newest unicorn after raising $80M – TechCrunch

South Korea has got its third unicorn startup after Viva Republica, the company beyond popular payment app Toss, announced it has raised an $80 million round at a valuation of $1.2...

Samsung fakes test photo by using a stock DSLR image – TechCrunch

Samsung’s Malaysian arm has some explaining to do. The company, in an effort to show off the Galaxy A8 Star’s amazing photo retouching abilities, used a cleverly shot portrait, modified...

Bright spots in the VR market – TechCrunch

Virtual Reality is in a public relations slump. Two years ago the public’s expectations for virtual reality’s potential was at its peak. Many believed (and still continue to believe) that...

South Korea indicts group for allegedly leaking Samsung flexible display tech to Chinese company...

Prosecutors in South Korea have indicted the chief executive and eight other employees of Toptec Co for allegedly selling information about Samsung’s flexible OLED displays to a Chinese company. The...

Samsung Galaxy Watch review – TechCrunch

The industry is forever chasing the Apple Watch. After all, the smartwatch has been a rare bright spot in a plateauing wearables category. Even Fitbit recently found itself heading in...