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Video: Samsung Galaxy S4 bends and cracks in the ‘bend’ test

Video: Samsung Galaxy S4 bends and cracks in the ‘bend’ test

Early on Tuesday, September 23, a series of reports surfaced that cited several owner complaints about the iPhone 6 Plus, and the new handset bending in their pockets.

We also saw a YouTube video that put the iPhone 6 Plus through a “bend test,” to see how it fares.

The Onion’s iPhone 6 vs. Galaxy S5 comparison is hilarious

The Onion’s iPhone 6 vs. Galaxy S5 comparison is hilarious

Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus with larger displays earlier this month, to better compete with Android manufacturers like Samsung and HTC.

Samsung Galaxy Alpha compared to iPhone 6 and iPhone 5s in 3D renderings

Samsung Galaxy Alpha compared to iPhone 6 and iPhone 5s in 3D renderings

Samsung announced a metal frame Android smartphone called the Galaxy Alpha earlier this month that looks very similar to the iPhone. Popular designer Martin Hajek, known for his iPhone concepts, today posted new 3D renders comparing the Galaxy Alpha with the iPhone 5s and the larger iPhone 6.

Samsung could release all-metal smartphone to compete with iPhone 6

Samsung could release all-metal smartphone to compete with iPhone 6

As we reported at Android Beat, Samsung could be preparing to release an all-metal smartphone next month. According to the report, the handset will be part of a larger lineup of Galaxy Alpha smartphones intended to compete head-on with the oft-rumored iPhone 6. Let’s take a closer look at the rumored device.

Samsung announces the Galaxy Tab S, its latest iPad rival

Samsung announces the Galaxy Tab S, its latest iPad rival

Samsung introduced its brand new Galaxy Tab S tablet at a media event in New York City this afternoon, the South Korean electronic’s makers latest attempt at taking the iPad head on. The Galaxy Tab S is thinner and lighter than previous tablets in the lineup, with a Super AMOLED display that boasts a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. The tablet will be available next month in both 8.4-inch ($399) and 10.5-inch ($499) sizes. 

Apple’s US ad spend in 2013 up by 5%; brings it closer to top spender Samsung

Apple’s US ad spend in 2013 up by 5%; brings it closer to top spender Samsung

A major part of Samsung’s success is attributed to its large marketing spend, but in 2013, Samsung’s ad spend in the US was down 10 percent year over year, while Apple’s US ad spend was up 5 percent.

Samsung Galaxy Pro ads poke fun at lack of “Pro” features in iPad

Samsung Galaxy Pro ads poke fun at lack of “Pro” features in iPad

The iPad appeals to a lot of people, and sells in huge numbers, but the lack of “Pro” features like multitasking and multi-users in iOS can be restrictive at times. Samsung’s ad agency has fully capitalised on these weaknesses of the iPad in its new series of Galaxy Pro tablet commercials.

Here are the 5 iOS features Apple claims Samsung stole in new patent trial

Here are the 5 iOS features Apple claims Samsung stole in new patent trial

Apple and Samsung have been embroiled in a legal battle over allegations of patent infringement since quite a few years. The two companies now find themselves in a California court again, where Apple is claiming $2 billion in damages.

New Samsung Galaxy Pro Series ad makes fun of iPad, Surface and Kindle

New Samsung Galaxy Pro Series ad makes fun of iPad, Surface and Kindle

Samsung has just released a new ad for its Galaxy Pro series of tablets.

We’re used to Samsung poking fun at Apple products, but in the new ad, the South Korean company targets not only Apple’s iPad, but also Microsoft Surface and Amazon’s Kindle.

Apple loses renewed bid to get Samsung products banned in the US

Apple loses renewed bid to get Samsung products banned in the US

Apple today lost an appeal to get a number of old Samsung products banned in the US, over the infringement of a few of its patents.