No Friend of Ours

The latest iteration of Samsung’s popular Galaxy S series, the S4, will mark the end of the FM chip in that series, because, according to, “[Samsung believes] that consumers just aren’t interested in the medium anymore.”

That website re-posted a Samsung quote from a Russian website: “Our studies show a trend shift of interest to digital broadcasting, specifically—focus on listening to music content in social networks or on the channel you to. The flagship models of our products are focused on customers who use digital content, which use modern formats and channels of information consumption.”