Last month we reviewed a unique photo application called CameraAce, that offered a comprehensive suite of photo editing tools as well as a new twist on photo management.  The latest update overhauls the user interface with a “Camera Workbench UI,” so that creating and using Photography Themes is easier and more intuitive. Now when you fire up the application,...

The Galaxy Note brought two firsts to the Android platform: the ‘phablet’ form factor and integrated stylus digitizer. Rumor has it that Samsung wants to bring yet another industry first to light with the latest Galaxy Note iteration: the first flexible display. Now this isn’t a direct realization of completely bendy conceptualizations we’ve seen...

The Galaxy Note S Pen isn’t your run of the mill stylus. Paired with the Galaxy Note’s Wacom digitizer, this is one of the most accurate input methods the mobile world has ever seen. However, there has been one issue with the stylus and that would be its ergonomics. With the interest of making the stylus fit into the body of the Galaxy Note, Samsung opted...

How useful is a stylus for your smartphone? Well that depends, which type of smart phone do you have? In our latest survey, we polled our readers regarding the usefulness of the stylus–essentially a pen for your digital device display. Before capacitive touchscreen displays became common place (think back to the early days of Palm devices), you may recall the...

We recently previewed some of our favorite features in the Android 4.0 ICS update for the Samsung Galaxy Note, and now you can finally get the official release now! Simply follow the steps below and you too will have the latest software for the Galaxy Note. The ICS update is a bit hefty on the data size, so you unfortunately will not be able to receive the update over...

Samsung has been relatively prompt and punctual regarding their Android 4.0 updates, which is good news for Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note owners. The international version of the Galaxy S II received it’s update in March, and now we’ve managed to get our hands on the pre-release Android 4.0 update for the AT&T Galaxy Note. In addition to the new features...

The Galaxy Note is one of Samsung’s premier devices, garnering coveted ad-space in the Super Bowl and leading the charge into 5-inch plus sized displays. One interesting note that should be mentioned is, like some other Samsung devices, the Galaxy Note comes in multiple flavors, and I’m not referring to color choices. The U.S., AT&T version of the Galaxy...

Hey kiddos, we are down to our last 3 EPICASEs for the Samsung Galaxy Note, and we want to get these into the hands of some devoted readers! In case you missed out, we recently held a survey where 10 lucky participants were chosen at random to receive their choice of an EPICASE for their Galaxy Note. After reviewing the EPICASE, we noted that is minimalistic design...

After hearing a rumor that the Galaxy Note had unparalleled GPS capabilities, I decided to put it head to head against my tried and true Galaxy S II. I used the popular GPS testing app GPS Test to compare the two devices and right off the bat I was amazed by the Galaxy Note. I was stunned not only by the speed of the GPS lock but also by the number of satellites it was...

We’ve reported numerous times on the success of Samsung’s Galaxy S and S II lines, and now we are proud to be able to do the same for the Galaxy Note! Initially, the large 5.3 inch phablet was met with some concern regarding its very large form factor, however we, like many of its users were pleasantly surprised to find that not only was it easy to use as...