Samsung Unveils Its ‘Smart’ QWERTY TV Remote

Any TV remote with an integrated QWERTY keyboard has a better than good chance of failing in terms of overall design and usability. However, Samsung's new $99.99 QWERTY TV Remote may surprise us all. The QWERTY side of the remote has a decent little layout with very readable buttons and a clear LCD screen to what you're [...]

MUST SEE: ‘One Day With The New Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1’ Video by AndroidHD

Wow, I'll let AndroidHD's video speak for itself. It's by far the best demo of Android Honeycomb I've seen to date. The nearly 12 minute video, as you may have guessed from the title, showcases Samsung's upcoming GALAXY Tab 10.1. You'll also see that there's nothing "inadequate" about this Tegra 2 powered device. In fact, I [...]

Preview: Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1 at Mobile World Congress 2011

Our buddy Charbax from is at Mobile World Congress in Spain. He just stumbled on Samsung's upcoming 10.1-inch GALAXY Tab Android Honeycomb / NVIDIA Tegra 2-powered tablet (price: TBA). As you'll see the hardware looks solid (nice design touches... particularly on the backside) and the OS and its tablet optimized apps are snappy. To [...]

MTV Music Meter TV App Destined for Samsung’s Smart TVs

I was just saying the other day that MTV is one of the leaders in Social TV engagement. Now, the company plans to create a TV app for Samsung's Smart TVs that will showcase the top 100 artists beginning talked about across the Web and provide users with related artist audio, video, photos, tweets, news, [...]

Samsung’s Smart TVs Serve Up 2 Million App Downloads Globally in January 2011

It appears Samsung is on a tear with its TV app market. The company is announcing that they've hit 2 million downloads this month, doubling what they did at the end of November 2010. Congrats! Like the movie Field of Dreams, I guess if you build it they will come. We've had discussions on "What Is [...]

MUST SEE: Comcast and Time Warner Cable Leverage Samsung’s Smart TV Platform for Set-top Box Free TV Viewing

Think Smart TVs are a dumb idea? Take a look at this demo presentation by Comcast and Time Warner Cable at CES 2011. The two premium cable TV providers have partnered with Samsung to roll out the first set-top box free viewing solution delivered over IP via Samsung's Smart TV app platform. Both HD services [...]

DLNA Certified Printers Jump from 14 to 40 Models in 2010, Expect Even More for 2011

The Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) is announcing that the number of DLNA certified printers available to consumers in 2010 jumped nearly 200% since 2009, with the help of market leaders HP, Samsung, and Epson. The vision is to have all DLNA certified devices, either Web or networked connected, be able to print to any [...]

Samsung to Become Google TV’s Next Smart TV Provider?

Bloomberg is reporting that Samsung is getting ready to announce its plans to introduce a new line of HDTVs powered by Google TV in January 2011 (most likely at CES). Samsung's head of TV biz says that they're "open" to using Intel's chips to tie it all together (see: Intel Smart TV). If this happens, [...]