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The After Math: Samsung's newly discovered Galaxy, Google's gaffe and Seagate sells a lot of storage


Welcome to The After Math, where we attempt to summarize this week's tech news through numbers, decimal places and percentages.

In this week's After Math, Google got stung for its Street View WiFi mishap, Samsung revealed what is likely to be its best-selling phone (again), while the new Digital Public Library of America received a huge donation from the US National Archives. We're getting things ready for Engadget Expand this weekend, so expect a special edition TAM next week. We hope to see plenty of you at the event -- we'll be there.

  • Screen size of the Samsung Galaxy S 4: 5 inches
  • Resolution: 1080p (1,920 x 1,080)
  • Pixels per inch on the Galaxy S 4: 441
  • Pixels per inch on Apple's iPhone 5: 326
  • Pixels per inch on Samsung's Galaxy S III: 306
  • Length of Samsung's Unpacked 2013 event in New York: 50 minutes, 33 seconds
  • New phones announced: 1
  • Number of cores in the original Galaxy S (2010): 1
  • Number of cores in the Galaxy S 4 (2013): 8 (depending on region)
  • Pricing for the Galaxy S 4: TBA
  • Number of carriers that will offer the Galaxy S 4 on a mobile contract: 327
  • Pricing for the Vertu's first Android phone, the Ti: $9,600
  • Annual Vertu concierge fee: Around $2,800
  • Carriers set to offer the Vertu Ti on a mobile contract: none

DNP The After Math Samsung's newly discovered Galaxy, Google's gaffe and Seagate sells a lot of storage

  • Google's fine for user information taken during Street View image collection: $7 million
  • Microsoft's EU fine for browser choice non-compliance: $730 million
  • Digital objects donated to the Digital Public Library of America by the US National Archives: 1.2 million
  • Songs, videos, apps and e-books available on Apple's iTunes store: Over 28 million
  • Number of hard drives Seagate shipped since 1980: 2 billion
  • Number shipped in the last four years: 1 billion

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