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Samsung Galaxy S IV: What To Expect

Samsung's Galaxy S phones have become the closest thing to the mythical "iPhone killer" of Android fans' dreams. Here's a look at the next version's likely features.
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The Samsung Galaxy S III does some cool tricks. Smart Stay, for instance, is a face-detection feature that keeps the display lit as long as you're looking at it. But as is often the case with cutting-edge tech, it's far from perfect. According to one rumor, the S IV may offer better facial recognition. Dutch language tech blog SamsungGalaxyS4.nl, citing the usual anonymous sources, claims the S IV will include two eye-detection features, Eye Pause and Eye Scroll, but lacks details on the alleged tools' benefits. While this rumor may seem specious, the S IV may very well feature eye-tracking capabilities that improve upon those of its predecessor.

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Leo Regulus
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2/5/2013 | 7:23:12 PM
re: Samsung Galaxy S IV: What To Expect
Information Week only had one important New Year's Resolution this year. '"No Slide Show Articles with out a prominent 'View-as-one-page' link." How's that working out for you so far?
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bwdolphan,
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2/5/2013 | 8:35:40 PM
re: Samsung Galaxy S IV: What To Expect
Leo,

I agree, this is not a slide show, just a bunch of links to other web pages
FritzNelson
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FritzNelson,
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2/5/2013 | 8:47:50 PM
re: Samsung Galaxy S IV: What To Expect
We're working on making our slideshows more user friendly. We thank you for your continued input, Leo, as well as creating New Year's Resolutions on our behalf. Meanwhile, I'm now having Samsung S IV envy. Later this year, when Apple comes out with whatever new Phone it will have, and once I've had a chance with a BlackBerry 10 device, and we see what else MS Windows Phones come along, it should be an interesting time to get to make my next smartphone selection.
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