Galaxy Active Watch 2 gets SmartThings Find in feature-packed update

Not even a full day after its official, full-fledged announcement, the SmartThings Find service is already rolling out to select Galaxy Active Watch 2 models. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg that is this newest over-the-air update for Samsung’s 2019 wearable. Identified by release version R820XXU1DUA3/R820GFC1DUA3, the firmware upgrade was first sighted earlier today by […]

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Samsung SmartThings now lets you control your car with Android Auto

During its Unpacked 2021 event, Samsung not only unveiled the Galaxy S21 series but also announced improvements to various other services. The company announced that it is bringing support for more cars into the SmartThings ecosystem. It also announced the SmartThings app for Android Auto. The South Korean tech giant announced that users would be […]

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Samsung’s SmartThings IoT hub is growing, but how often do you use it?

SmartThings is a giant in the smart home space and, for millions of people, it’s become synonymous with smart living. Samsung continues to add new features to SmartThings while making the platform more inclusive. It will soon benefit from integration with Google Nest products, and users can already take advantage of the new Find feature for […]

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Samsung will bring Google Nest integration to SmartThings next month

Samsung appears to be giving SmartThings extra attention lately as the platform keeps getting better and more inclusive. Today the tech giant announced another major update to its smart home platform. It will become available early next year and, once it does, it will allow users to control their Google Nest home automation devices using […]

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Huge SmartThings update drops with some Galaxy Note 20 Ultra extras

The latest SmartThings update is here and wow, do we have a lot to talk about. As of Monday morning CET, this new SmartThings version, build number 1.7.51.42, was only available for download from the Google Play Store. Its Galaxy Store page is still on last month’s update, so make sure you’re trying to upgrade […]

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Galaxy Note 20 Ultra’s UWB tech to be used for faster file sharing, digital keys

The Galaxy Note 20 and the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra were announced a few hours ago with newer designs, better cameras, and improved performance. While both phones feature GPS, 5G, WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, and NFC, only the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra features the new UWB (ultra wideband) technology that can be used for faster […]

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Samsung’s updated SmartThings Energy service can efficiently manage electricity consumption

Samsung has announced that it is updating its SmartThings Energy service to help consumers reduce electricity consumption in their homes. The new update will roll out on September 9 in South Korea. It can intelligently notify users to switch off their ACs or turn on their eco modes for lower energy consumption.The South Korean electronics […]

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Samsung SmartThings integrates Smartcar into mobile app

The Samsung SmartThings system has been operational since 2014 when the South Korean tech giant acquired SmartThings. It has since made the Internet of Things (IoT) more accessible and easier to use by ordinary consumers. There’s a Samsung SmartThings app that makes smart home management more efficient and it’s getting another update. The newer version […]

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Samsung’s SmartThings app has 52 million active users worldwide

Samsung’s SmartThings app, which acts as the hub for controlling all of the company’s IoT-enabled devices and appliances, has been downloaded by 112 million people, according to Kim Hyun-suk, president and CEO of Samsung’s consumer electronics division. Out of the 112 million subscribers, Samsung says 52 million users are actively using the app.This reveal follows […]

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