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Like the Galaxy S8, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 Facial Recognition System Can Be Easily Fooled Using a Photo

Like the Galaxy S8, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 Facial Recognition System Can Be Easily Fooled Using a Photo

Back when Samsung launched the Galaxy S8 this year, videos soon popped up on the internet that showed people fooling its facial recognition system using photos displayed on the screen of another device. Almost six months later, the story remains the same with the Galaxy Note 8. Like the Galaxy S8, the Note 8 makes use of its front facing camera to offer facial recognition.

Samsung Announces Gear Sport Smartwatch, Gear IconX 2018 Bluetooth Headphones

Samsung Announces Gear Sport Smartwatch, Gear IconX 2018 Bluetooth Headphones

Samsung is no stranger to smartwatches or Bluetooth, truly wireless headphones, and now the company is back at it again with new iterations of each.

Video: iPhone 8 Dummy Unit Compared to Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Video: iPhone 8 Dummy Unit Compared to Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is yet to go on sale, while the iPhone 8 has not even been officially unveiled by Apple. Nonetheless, that has not stopped the folks over at MacRumors to go ahead and compare an iPhone 8 dummy unit with the Galaxy Note 8.

DisplayMate Awards Samsung Galaxy Note 8’s 6.3-inch OLED Panel as ‘Best Performing Smartphone Display’

DisplayMate Awards Samsung Galaxy Note 8’s 6.3-inch OLED Panel as ‘Best Performing Smartphone Display’

Ahead of the Galaxy Note 8 launch next month, the folks over at Display Mate have gone ahead and published their analysis of the 6.3-inch QHD+ Infinity Display of the handset. Samsung’s OLED displays have been widely praised for their brightness, color accuracy, and other aspects over the last few years. The OLED panel on the Galaxy S8 was crowned as the Best Smartphone Display and set a benchmark in many regards.

Samsung is Working on a Smart Speaker to Take on Apple’s HomePod

Samsung is Working on a Smart Speaker to Take on Apple’s HomePod

Samsung has been rumored to be working on a smart speaker for a little while now, (probably not) coincidentally starting after the debut of Apple’s own effort, the HomePod, earlier this year.

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Note 8 To Take on Apple’s Upcoming iPhone 8

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Note 8 To Take on Apple’s Upcoming iPhone 8

Samsung today unveiled its iPhone 8 competitor: the Galaxy Note 8. Samsung’s flagship device for the second half of 2017 is based on the Galaxy S8 but comes with its own set of features and enhancements that make it better prepared to take on the competition from Apple’s upcoming 2017 iPhone lineup.

Kantar: Samsung Top Smartphone Maker in US but iPhone 7 Remained the Best Selling Handset

Kantar: Samsung Top Smartphone Maker in US but iPhone 7 Remained the Best Selling Handset

As per Kantar, Apple’s market share rose to 34 percent in the US for a three-month period ending in May. Samsung’s gain was higher than that of Apple as its market share increased to 36.2 percent from 32.9 percent.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Unveiling Set for August 23

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Unveiling Set for August 23

Samsung today sent out invites for the Galaxy Note 8 unveiling on August 23rd. Riding high on the success of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, there are high expectations with the Note 8 this year as well despite its ill-fated predecessor being recalled from retail stores last year.

Samsung Galaxy S8+ Reviewed: A ‘Fundamentally Flawed’ Look at the Future

Samsung Galaxy S8+ Reviewed: A ‘Fundamentally Flawed’ Look at the Future

Reducing bezels is a major focus for many smartphone manufacturers at this point, and even Apple has been rumored to be dropping them in a big way for its upcoming iPhone 8.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Review Roundup: Achieving Redemption

Samsung Galaxy S8 Review Roundup: Achieving Redemption

Last year, Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 7, which, despite what would eventually become of it, was hailed as simply one of the best smartphones you could buy before the end of 2016.