Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.’s 2017 flagship smartphone – the Galaxy S8 – is set to be unveiled next month, if the rumors are to be believed. In addition to a rumored increase in RAM and storage, the Galaxy S8 will also possibly have an edge-to-edge display, upgraded wireless charging and more. Show More Summary
San Francisco - Defects that caused Samsung Electronics’ Note 7 phones to burst into flames last year revealed that the industry’s voluntary standards for the design and manufacture of rechargeable batteries aren’t adequate, a US consumer-safety...Show More Summary
(Reuters) – Safety standards for lithium-ion batteries need to be modernized following a massive recall of Samsung Electronics Co Ltd phones after faulty batteries caused fires, a U.S. government agency said on Tuesday. “Consumers should never have to worry that a battery-powered device might put them, their family or their property at risk,” Consumer Product […]
SEOUL (Reuters) – Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it will not unveil its Galaxy S8 smartphone at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) trade show this year, suggesting the flagship model’s launch may be later in the year than its 2016 version. Samsung mobile chief Koh Dong-jin said the phone would not […]
Following a four-month investigation Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. announced at a press conference on Sunday the cause of its Galaxy Note 7 overheating and exploding, which led to its very costly recall. After looking at possible hardware...Show More Summary
We have all been beneficiaries of the boom in availability of cheap imported electronics over the last decade. It is difficult to convey to someone under a certain age the step change in availability of parts and modules that has come...Show More Summary
(Reuters) — Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s investigation into what caused some Galaxy Note 7s to catch fire has concluded that the battery was the main reason, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday. The world’s biggest smartphone maker will likely announce the results of the investigation on Jan. 23, a day before it […]
Samsung Electronic Co. Ltd. wants a bigger slice of the car battery market with the company presenting new cutting-edge battery cell technology at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit Tuesday. Produced by subsidiaryShow More Summary
When the leaders of the tech industry get up on the big stages at the Consumer Electronics Show, you can learn a lot. I’m at the big tech trade show in Las Vegas, where face-to-face interaction can still yield some insights. I’ve collected some of those insights and looked for trends at CES 2017, which […]
Samsung Electronics Co. said Friday that its profits in the last quarter of 2016 surged 50 percent to the highest level in more than three years, despite the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco.
The result is a bright spot for the tech giant that reeled from multiple product recalls last year, including a popular smartphone and a washing machine. Samsung Group faces allegations that Samsung Electronics and its affiliated companies...Show More Summary
A few years ago, a number of major electronics manufacturers put OLED TV panel manufacturing in the too-hard (or not profitable) basket and focused their attentions back on LCD, leaving LG as the last company offering OLED TVs to consumers. Show More Summary
Samsung Electronics Co. revealed on Friday that its fourth quarter profits for 2016 jumped by 50 percent to the highest level in over three years, in what looks likely to be a rapid recovery from its Galaxy Note 7 recall fiasco. TheShow More Summary
The concept cars of the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show are all about supporting their drivers and passengers with welcoming, cutting edge technology. Following the Chrysler Portal, the new Toyota Concept-i is another "inside-out" concept that wraps driver and passengers in an intuitive interface. Show More Summary
(American Institute of Physics) After demonstrating the first acoustically driven tractor beam platform, researchers develop a simpler, cheaper version using 3-D printable parts and open-source electronic components for the maker community.
SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co's sponsorship of the equestrian-athlete daughter of a long-time friend of President Park Geun-hye has helped to land South Korea's top company in the center of the country's influence-peddling scandal.
Pavel Alpeyev and Takashi Amano, reporting for Bloomberg: Now OLED is the big goal. The technology has been included on op-end smartphones for years, including almost all of Samsung Electronics Co.’s high-end phones. While LCDs relyShow More Summary
Chinese smartphone makers Oppo and Vivo have been climbing the charts this year in unit sales, and Jefferies & Co.’s Rex Wu offers up some thoughts today that should be somewhat grim for Apple (AAPL) and Samsung Electronics (005930KS): they aim to keep growing fast. In 2017, both companies have big ambitions, with Oppo intending to sell […]
A large shareholder is balking at Harman International Industries Inc.’s planned $8 billion sale to Samsung Electronics Co., arguing the automotive technology company is worth far more.
Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. won a key courtroom battle against its rival Apple Inc. Tuesday when the U.S. Supreme Court threw out a $399 million judgment against it for copying parts of the iPhone design in its own devices. The ruling,...Show More Summary