Samsung serves up two more Tabs to take on iPad

Samsung's high-end Galaxy Tab S tablet comes in two flavors, Facebook Messenger adds big likes and video clips, and an Xbox commercial is turning on people's Xbox One consoles.

CNET Update takes command of your Xbox:


In this tech-news roundup:

  • Learn about the two new tablets from Samsung, the Galaxy Tab S in 8.4 inches and 10.5 inches. The Tab S shares similar features to the Galaxy S5 smartphone and includes a fingerprint scanner. If you think it's difficult to keep track of Samsung's tablet line, there's a good reason. This year Samsung has unveiled 11 tablets with different brand names and screen sizes.
  • Send a super-sized thumbs up with Facebook's updated Messenger app. It also added the ability to share 15-second video clips.
  • See if today's Update video can take control of your Xbox One with Kinect's voice commands. Xbox owners are noticing that an Xbox commercial featuring the voice command "Xbox On" is causing the console to boot up.

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