Samsung unveils foldable phone, 5G Galaxy S20 smartphones

Samsung Electronics on Tuesday unveiled a foldable smartphone shaped like a large makeup compact and put 5G mobile network capabilities into all of its other flagship devices as it strives to retain the mantle of biggest global phone company. Samsung’s second attempt at a folding phone after a delayed rollout last year comes as the… Read More Samsung unveils foldable phone, 5G Galaxy S20 smartphones

Samsung Galaxy Fold set to go on sale on September 6 in South Korea

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s first foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold, will go on sale on Friday in South Korea, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday. The highly anticipated device from the world’s top smartphone maker was originally due to hit the U.S. market in April but the launch was delayed… Read More Samsung Galaxy Fold set to go on sale on September 6 in South Korea

South Korea issues arrest warrant for two Samsung Electronics officials over accounting fraud

A South Korean court said on Saturday it had approved warrants to arrest two senior officials at Samsung Electronics in relation to an alleged accounting fraud at the tech giant’s biopharma affiliate. The Seoul Central District Court said in a statement it had granted warrants to arrest the officials suspected of destroying evidence in the… Read More South Korea issues arrest warrant for two Samsung Electronics officials over accounting fraud

Sprint partners with Samsung to release 5G smartphones in summer

U.S. wireless carrier Sprint Corp said on Monday it plans to release 5G smartphones with Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in the United States during the summer. Last month, rival Verizon Communications Inc disclosed similar plans for the first half of 2019. 5G can offer data speeds up to 50 or 100 times faster than current… Read More Sprint partners with Samsung to release 5G smartphones in summer

Verizon, Samsung to release 5G smartphones in U.S. in first half of 2019

Verizon Communications Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday they plan to release 5G smartphones in the first half of 2019 in the United States. The news comes after Bloomberg reported, citing sources, that Apple Inc is planning to wait until at least 2020 to release its 5G iPhones. Apple’s delay makes it… Read More Verizon, Samsung to release 5G smartphones in U.S. in first half of 2019

Samsung launches Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus smartphones 

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. unveiled its flagship Galaxy S9 smartphone on Sunday with an emphasis on visual applications for social media, hoping to attract tech savvy young consumers to weather a market slowdown. With the global smartphone market set to stay flat or even shrink after meager growth of one percent last year, vendors are… Read More Samsung launches Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus smartphones 

Samsung Electronics unveil components of autonomous vehicle parts, infotainment platform

​Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. unveiled its first set of components for autonomous driving and infotainment solutions developed with Harman International, which it bought about a year ago in a major push into the auto electronics market. The automotive industry is one of the fastest-growing segments of the technology market, with carmakers looking to add more… Read More Samsung Electronics unveil components of autonomous vehicle parts, infotainment platform

U.S. judge orders trial to determine cost of Samsung’s iPhone infringement damages

​ A U.S. judge has ordered a new trial to determine how much Samsung Electronics Co. should pay Apple Inc. for copying the look of the iPhone. U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California issued an order late on Sunday, 10 months after the U.S. Supreme Court set aside a $399 million award… Read More U.S. judge orders trial to determine cost of Samsung’s iPhone infringement damages