Following the exploding Note 7 fiasco, Samsung has been focused on regaining user trust and today the company told Reuters that the Note brand will continue with an eighth-generation device due for an announcement in August.
German hackers have posted a proof-of concept video demonstrating how easy it is to fool Galaxy S8’s iris scanner into unlocking the phone using an infrared photo of the owner’s eye and a contact lens.
Ahead of the upcoming April 21 Galaxy S8 launch in the United States, Canada and Europe, Samsung has already covered Times Square with advertising for its new flagship phones. Today, the South Korean conglomerate published a pair of official Galaxy S8 television commercials on its YouTube channel.
Titled “The New Normal” and “Breaking Out”, the videos showcase the key features of the handsets, like their curved AMOLED screen, branded as Infinity Display, and a stunning industrial design with a nearly full-screen face and no chin at the bottom.