Four reasons why the ‘Samsung Facebook’ rumor is total BS

Samsung building it's own social network to rival Facebook? Not a chance. But it sure makes for a nice fat traffic-sucking rumor.

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Samsung isn’t in the online advertising industry. There is no point in it trying to compete there. And anyone who knows anything about the company will tell you that. Unless of course you’re only interested in stirring up juicy rumors to generate traffic.

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