Tizen OS

Samsung Launches First Smartphone Powered by their Tizen OS

After facing accusations of being an "ill-fated project" due to its postponed Russian launch, Samsung has finally announced the arrival first smartphone running the Tizen operating system. The device costs roughly $92 and is available in India from today (via TechCrunch). The tech specs mirror its price: The Samsung Z1 running Tine OS 2.3, packs...

Samsung’s Tizen OS is an Android Clone with No Ecosystem [Hands On]

Ars Technica has gone hands on with Tizen OS, a Linux-based mobile operating system developed by Samsung, and initial remarks are that the OS is a surprisingly accurate Android clone, but without any kind of ecosystem. The OS was tested on a prototype Samsung hardware that closely resembles a Galaxy S4 (via DaringFireball).  Looking at the photos,...