Galaxy S8 Impressions

22d01a0f2af1f903The long anticipated Samsung Galaxy S8 is finally here! After last summer’s Note 7 disaster due to battery issues that caused the phone to overheat and burst into flames, the South Korean company has since learned it’s lesson and has come back stronger than ever to kick off 2017. The Galaxy S8 is the latest iteration of the Galaxy lineup and packs a whole lot of juice for the money you pay. This may very well be the phone that will convince iPhone users to give Android a shot and give Android users another reason to stick with the company. In this post, I’ll go in detail of some of the key features that will be bound to catch your eye! Continue reading “Galaxy S8 Impressions”

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More Trouble For Samsung

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After the dreadful crisis concerning Samsung’s most beloved device, the Galaxy Note 7 that ended up causing more harm than good, this time around the South Korean company is under more scrutiny for bad business practices. The now former President, Lee Jae-Yong who graduated from the Harvard Business School in 2002 is now facing criminal charges related to bribery and embezzlement.  Continue reading “More Trouble For Samsung”

Can Samsung Recover After Note 7?

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By now, most of you guys probably know the whole deal with Samsung and why the company has been under scrutiny for the past couple weeks. If you don’t know, here’s the gist, Samsung’s latest flagship phone the Note 7 was reported to have batteries that overheated and caused the phone to melt, burn and even explode. This in turn  caused pubic outrage to which Samsung issued a temporary recall to mend the issue. Unfortunately, the second batch of Samsung’s newest phone also had the same problem, one of which exploded on a Southwest airplane where passengers were forced to evacuate prior to takeoff. From there, Samsung officially stopped all production on the Note 7 to begin a thorough investigation regarding the crisis. My issue is can I still trust Samsung? Continue reading “Can Samsung Recover After Note 7?”

Galaxy Note 7 Recalled!

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After a few weeks in the market, Samsung has recalled and stopped the sale of its latest generation phone, the Galaxy Note 7. Due to numerous reports all around the globe claiming the batteries would explode and/or catch on fire, the South Korean company has decided to temporarily stop sales and undergo a thorough investigation. Continue reading “Galaxy Note 7 Recalled!”

The Future of Payments!

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Since the first credit card was invented in 1950, people all over the world have grown accustomed to using it as their primary form of payment. Especially after the Internet became more advanced and online shopping became the norm, credit cards certainly  played a bigger role. Fast forward to 2016 and believe it not, credit cards and debit cards are slowly becoming obsolete. It’s crazy how something that has lasted for so many decades would soon become old fashioned, but as the industry progresses the new way to pay is coming from the likes of Apple, Android and Samsung, each delivering a similar approach of paying for things online and in-store. Continue reading “The Future of Payments!”

Top 3 Smartphone Picks (June 2016)

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It’s finally that time of year…summer! It’s the perfect time to get rid of all your old junk and liven up your life with new products. One of the best things you can do is buy yourself a brand new smartphone to kick off the summer and be ready before the school year starts. So with that, I’ve decided to round up three of my favorite phones that will fit various types of people. From the hardcore, “I  want the latest and greatest” to the “I just want a phone that works”, there’s bound to be a phone on this list that will fit your needs and desires! Continue reading “Top 3 Smartphone Picks (June 2016)”