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Samsung Galaxy Alpha (Galaxy F) rumored to launch in August

Some South Korean tech media outfits have now been pushing stories of Samsung launching what they call the Samsung Galaxy Alpha some time in August, one month ahead of the anticipated launch of Apple’s iPhone 6 in September, with which the Alpha is rumored to lock horns with. The Galaxy Alpha, with its rumored metal finish, sounds a lot like the Galaxy F which had been making the rounds in tech blogs a few weeks back.

HTC One M8 tipped to have plastic variant soon

If the new HTC One had you wishing you had more money to burn, then your prayers might have just been indirectly answered. That is, if you're willing to carry around a plastic slab. HTC is now rumored to produce an HTC One M8 variant that is significantly cheaper but also trades its aluminum body for a plastic one.

Samsung partners with Carbon Fiber company – Say goodbye to plastic

It's about time that Samsung says goodbye to cheap plastic materials, and this week they've done just that. The debate about Samsung and their continued use of cheap plastic materials for their electronics isn't going away anytime soon. In fact, with the HTC One coming with a durable aluminum design the debate has only been growing. This week Samsung entered a joint venture by buying out 50% of "The Carbon Company" known as the SGL Group.

Samsung Galaxy Note III to come with unbreakable plastic display

The reports and rumors surrounding Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Note III have been appearing by the handful, but we're starting to get a few repeat rumors that could lead to the real thing. The screen size is still up in the air, but multiple sources have "confirmed" 5.99-inches will indeed be what Samsung offers. And now we're hearing it will be an unbreakable plastic display, not glass.