The Samsung Galaxy Note is a powerful device that elevates itself from the rest of the typical array of smartphones with its one of a kind S Pen. If you aren’t familiar with Samsung’s Galaxy Note series, it is an expansion of their Galaxy lineup that focuses on larger devices with their signature Wacom powered S Pen and display. What does this mean for the...

Last month we reviewed a unique photo application called CameraAce, that offered a comprehensive suite of photo editing tools as well as a new twist on photo management.  The latest update overhauls the user interface with a “Camera Workbench UI,” so that creating and using Photography Themes is easier and more intuitive. Now when you fire up the application,...

There was once a time when a cellphone was a dedicated, stand alone device for mobile communications. Just as the camera, MP3 player and GPS were all their own mutually exclusive entities. Samsung has been at the forefront of Android device development which has combined all of these different devices into the unified smartphone platform. Snapping photos used to be somewhat...

The mobile phone camera. Once a novel feature that gave users the ability to capture grainy, low-res stills, it’s blossomed into a full-fledged prerequisite for a well rounded smartphone. Nowadays we can record full HD videos from our smartphones, and Samsung phones in particular have been noted for their great shooters. Although there are plenty of photo apps out...

Samsung has always been aware that customer satisfaction largely depends on customer support. With their vast lineup of Android devices deployed, Samsung created their Smart Care Diagnostics application to help their users troubleshoot and solve any issues with their Samsung mobile devices. If you didn’t already know, Samsung cares. They want to ensure that you...

Bloatware has been filling the app drawers of our Galaxy devices ever since the venerable line landed stateside. Finally after 3 generations of devices, we have a default option to remove all this nonsense.  No rooting or hacking about to get this working now. Although you can’t technically uninstall them, you can hide any application from your app drawer by...

Ever gotten a notification alert while playing a game or using a fullscreen app, but been to lazy to exit out of the game to go check what it was? Well now you can save yourself the curiosity and trouble with Samsung’s built in notification bar gesture command. To activate this notification bar while using a full screen app, all you have to do it drag down on the...

Samsung is always striving to provide great integration with all their different electronics, whether it’s with smartphones, tablets, televisions or washing machines, chances are you will find an Android application that will help you use synergize them. Samsung’s Smart Camera is not your run-of-the-mill digicam–the “Smart” in its name refers...

Not too long ago we completed our review of our top 10 keyboards of 2011-2012, and crowned Swiftkey X as our champion. In celebration of this momentous occasion, we’ve teamed up with Swiftkey’s developers, TouchType, to give 10 lucky readers a free copy of our favorite Android input method. To be eligible to win, be one of the first 10 readers to leave a...

Hey guys, you’ve probably seen me put up little pixelated squares like this  before–wait–you don’t know what these are? Well how rude of me to shove these in your face without telling you what they mean. No no, they aren’t pretty little pieces of digital art, they are QR codes! QR code on the back of a book The popularity of QR codes as...