Samsung Tizen Smartphone Release Date: Later This Year

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Samsung plans to offer a high-end smartphone framed on the open-source, Linux-based, Tizen operating system later this year, according to a top executive for the Korean mobile device maker. Lee Young Hee, Samsung mobile business executive vice president, told Bloomberg News that the “Tizen phone will be out in August or September, and this will be in the high-end category. The device will be the best product equipped with the best specifications.” But here’s the really interesting question… Is Tizen the Korean smartphone maker’s secret weapon—a hedge against relying too hea (IT news)