BARCELONA, Spain -- Gone was the glitz and glamour of last year's Samsung Galaxy S4 launch.
Gone was the showy venue of Radio City Music Hall; in its place was Barcelona's International Convention Center, more in the vein of a typical product launch, if a little larger.
Gone were the musical numbers and over-the-top acting.
Gone were the whiz-bang features that didn't really work.
Gone was the bloat.
To which I say, good riddance.
Samsung's latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, arrived Monday in a streamlined presentation. The focus was on a few core specs and … Read more