[Follow-Up] Samsung Debunks Rumors That They Plan Their Own 'Facebook' Social Network

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  1. dgstorm

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    Apparently, the rumors swirling around yesterday about Samsung wanting to create their own competing social network to take on Facebook were untrue. Samsung themselves have come forward with a statement regarding the matter and called the rumor, "groundless." Apparently, some rambunctious journalists jumped to some conclusions about Samsung's new service called, "Family Story." Here's a quote with more details,

    So, there you have it straight from the source. In a way, many of us in the industry breathed a sigh of relief when we read this. The idea of Sammy wasting time, money and resources attempting to compete in the social network market this late in the game had us worrying a bit about their focus. It's good to see that they will be instead focusing on what they do best, making great technology and integrating that tech into everyday lives.

    Source: SlashGear