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A Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone. (Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Smartphone ‘Kill Switch’ Bill Heads To State Legislature

Two state officials have announced plans to introduce legislation requiring smartphones to have a “kill switch” that would render stolen or lost devices inoperable.

12/19/2013

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

Samsung Ordered To Pay Apple $290 Million For Copying Smartphone Features

A Silicon Valley jury on Thursday ordered Samsung Electronics to pay Apple $290 million for copying vital iPhone and iPad features.

11/21/2013

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Jury Set To Decide How Much Samsung Owes Apple

A Silicon Valley jury is set Tuesday to begin deciding behind closed doors how much Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying key features of the iPhone and iPad.

11/19/2013

A Samsung phone (R) and an iPhone 4. (Damien Meyer/AFP/Getty Images)

Apple Demands $380M From Samsung In Patent Trial

Apple demanded that Samsung Electronics pay it $380 million for copying vital iPhone and iPad features.

11/13/2013

A South Korea shop manager shows Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S mobile phone (R) and Apple's iPhone 3G at a shop in Seoul on July 27, 2010. . (Park Ji-Hwan/AFP/Getty Images)

2nd Apple-Samsung Trial In US Gets Underway In San Jose

A federal judge and lawyers for the world’s two biggest smartphone makers have begun picking a jury to determine how much Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying vital iPhone and IPad features.

11/12/2013

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Larry Magid: Is Samsung’s Smartwatch Ad Misleading?

Ads for Samsung’s new Galaxy Gear smartwatch feature a host of fictional futuristic characters ranging from George Jetson to Captain Kirk, but they may not accurately portray how the new device actually works.

10/07/2013

A man tries out Google Glass. (Ole Spata/AFP/Getty Images)

Samsung Rumored To Be Partnering With Google For New ‘Glass’ Product

Eldar Murtazin, a blogger, analyst, and sometimes leaker, issued a tweet late Sunday that declared the coming of a Samsung version of Google’s augmented-reality eyewear.

10/07/2013

Samsung Galaxy Gear smart watch. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Samsung Unveils Smartwatch That Makes Calls

Nearly 70 years after Dick Tracy began wearing a two-way wrist radio in the funny pages, the technology that once seemed impossibly futuristic will be widely available by Christmas.

09/04/2013

Larry Magid: Facebook Plan To Bring Internet To Everyone Is Viable

Facebook wants to get more of the world’s more than 7 billion people — all of them, actually — online through a partnership with some of the world’s largest mobile technology companies.

08/21/2013

A Samsung phone (R) and an iPhone 4. (Damien Meyer/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Trade Commission Bans Some Samsung Phones, Tablets

Samsung will not be allowed to import certain smartphones and tablets, following a ruling by the U.S. International Trade Commission on Friday.

08/09/2013

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