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Samsung Gear VR Review: Hell Yes I Will Strap This Phone To My Face

The Oculus Rift is an awesome virtual reality headset. Google Cardboard is an awesome one too. But what if you could have the best of both? Simple and high-tech all at once. That’s Samsung’s Gear VR. You can probably do the maths for how cool that is. (It’s awesome.)


Gift Ideas: Cool New Windows And Android Slate Tablets For Christmas

Not everything in the tablet space has to be an iPad: there’s fierce competition between a number of new low-cost Windows 8.1 tablets and their Android equivalents. Whether you’re giving a tablet to someone as a pure fun play, or with more productive aims in mind, there’s a little something for everyone this festive season. Here’s some tablet gift ideas to get you started.


The Best Camera For Every Parent

If you have kids, the impulse to document every instant of their waking lives is nearly as powerful as the impulse to feed and shelter them. I’ll help you find the perfect camera to freeze those priceless moments.


Samsung Galaxy Note Edge: Australian Review

I love it when a big company experiments with cool gear. The last cool mobile experiment we were allowed to pay money for was LG’s curved G-Flex. This time it’s Samsung experimenting out loud with the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. Like all experiments, however, this has a few pretty glaring issues.


Report: Samsung Wants To Make Its Own Version Of Apple Pay

There was no way Samsung was just going to let Apple waltz along with its own mobile payment system without launching a competitor, and it looks like the Korean powerhouse is gearing up to launch a rival in 2015. Samsung is reportedly trying to make a deal with a mobile payment startup called LoopPay, according to Recode. What could go right!


Samsung POWERbot VR9000 Robot Vacuum: Australian Review

As cool as robotic vacuum cleaners can be, they’re not usually particularly good at actually vacuuming. Weedy vacuum motors and ineffective sensors often make for autonomous cleaners that don’t really do a very good job. We’re finally reaching the stage, though, where manufacturers are building in large enough batteries, powerful enough motors and smart enough software to make robots a viable alternative to the old fashioned upright and canister models pushed around by fleshy meatbag humans. Enter the POWERbot VR9000 — Samsung has finally made a robot vacuum that doesn’t suck.


Samsung Galaxy Note 4: Australian Review

In a world of big phones, phablets and mini-tablets, what does the fourth-generation Samsung Galaxy Note have to offer? After a bit of time in the lab we can say one thing for sure: it’s still the best at being big on Android.


Samsung's New 28-Megapixel NX1 Camera Is Serious About Photography

We really liked the NX30 on its Australian debut in April, but there’s no denying that here at Gizmodo we like slightly more powerful and more professional cameras. With a new lens line-up and some genuinely impressive technology hidden away inside, Samsung’s new NX1 is squarely aimed at “advanced photographers”.


Samsung Has Filed A Complaint With The FTC To Block Sales Of NVIDIA GPUs

Briefly: Samsung has filed a complaint with the US Federal Trade Commission asking it to block sales of NVIDIA graphics chips and Tegra mobile processors. It’s a tit-for-tat move, after NVIDIA tried to block sales of certain Samsung handsets back in November.


Samsung Gear S Review: But I Don't Wanna Be Dick Tracy

Samsung started the smartwatch push in earnest with its over-the-top Galaxy Gear just last year. Now, some six smartwatches later, Samsung is releasing one that can make its own calls. The Gear S is a tiny phone on your wrist. But is that really a good idea?