The mobile phone camera. Once a novel feature that gave users the ability to capture grainy, low-res stills, it’s blossomed into a full-fledged prerequisite for a well rounded smartphone. Nowadays we can record full HD videos from our smartphones, and Samsung phones in particular have been noted for their great shooters. Although there are plenty of photo apps out...

Like a guest who overstays his welcome, TouchWiz’s Nature UX sound effects get old pretty fast, especially when you start to hear the water droplet sound mid-game. Samsung claims that the Galaxy S III was “designed for humans,” but humans are prone to being annoyed by unnecessary feedback. To turn off the water touch effect, hit the Menu key and select...

Sometimes I find myself wanting to add a bit more polish to the mobile-recorded videos I post on Facebook but who has time to transfer the movie to a computer, edit on PC and then re-upload it on Facebook? Not I. That’s where Samsung’s Video Maker steps in–it is a free, pre-loaded app that sets the gold standard for the type of software that should be...

The Samsung Galaxy Note gives you Photoshop-esque abilities, right in the palm of your hand. This means you can do things like select portions of 1 photograph and move them to another–quite remarkable. Here’s how: 1. Navigate to the image you would like to work with, and select edit 2.  Select the selection tool from the menu on the left, and choose 1 of...

The cell phone camera has made enormous advancements in the last few years, but the same cannot be said about the software with which we can edit them on the same platform. While filters and effects have been the mainstay of post-capture editing, the Samsung Galaxy Note and it’s Wacom Digitizer/S-Pen bring a whole new slate of features to this phablet (phone/tablet). Our...

Samsung Omnia II is already starting to spread the joy amongst various carriers (including the soon-to-be launched Verizon). Here we have a set of power on and off effects for Samsung Omnia II (GT-i8000). So if you are using the other Omnia II and is looking for something original, these may come in handy. Note: Since these files will be replacing any file that shares...