Russia

Russian Galaxy Note Edge launch coming soon

A Russian source has reportedly leaked the launch date of the slick Galaxy Note Edge smartphone in Russia. The coolest feature of the Note Edge is the curved screen that wraps around one side of the device making icons readable without having to be right over the smartphone.

Russia’s Mail.ru brings email, chat and games to the US as My.com

Arriving with mention of being from Russia with love, Mail.ru has announced a handful of services for the US market. The mix here touches on email, chat and gaming along with a promise of an image editor coming soon. Mail.ru has launched in the US as My.com and the services include myMail, myChat, myGames and as for the coming soon item, myCamera.

Samsung’s expanding Galaxy now includes dual-core Galaxy S Advance

You can never have too many phones, right? Samsung sure seems to think so. The latest in its line of Galaxy-branded Android handsets is the Galaxy S Advance, a model that fits in between the first generation Galaxy S and the Galaxy S II as far as features and specifications are concerned. The biggest upgrade over the original is a dual-core 1Ghz processor. For those who can't get enough of the curvy screens found on the Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus, the new phone includes the slightly concave glass found on the developer phones. HardwareZone got an early look at a Galaxy S Advance (GT-i9070) in the Philippines.