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# galaxy - Friday 30 March, 2018

Astronomers find the 'impossible': A galaxy without dark matter

The discovery could revise or even upend theories of how galaxies are formed.

# galaxy - Monday 22 January, 2018

Batch of Galaxy bars and Maltesers recalled over salmonella fears

The batch was accidentally placed on the market.

# galaxy - Friday 9 June, 2017

Mars Ireland recalls some Galaxy chocolate products over salmonella scare

Consumers are being urged not to eat the affected products.

# galaxy - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

In major announcement, Nasa confirms seven Earth-like planets have been discovered

“We will never be completely sure” if there’s life there without going to these planets, researchers said.

# galaxy - Monday 23 January, 2017

Samsung confirms faulty batteries led to exploding phones

The South Korean manufacturer lost billions in profit as a result of the phon

# galaxy - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Take a look at one of the rarest types of galaxy there is

“Less than 0.1% of all observed galaxies are Hoag-type galaxies.”

# galaxy - Friday 30 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge For everyone who still misses the Galaxy Truffle in the Celebrations tin Truffle Shuffle

For everyone who still misses the Galaxy Truffle in the Celebrations tin

And IIIIIIIIIIIII will always love youuuuuu…

# galaxy - Sunday 6 November, 2016

The Galaxy S8 smartphone will have artificial intelligence that can order food for you

By simply asking the phone, it will perform tasks.

# galaxy - Saturday 15 October, 2016

Aer Lingus warning to passengers: Samsung Note 7 now banned from all US flights

Aviation officials issued an emergency order banning the phone from all US and Canadian flights.

# galaxy - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

This blue light is the farthest-away galaxy ever seen

It’s among the universe’s first generation of galaxies.

# galaxy - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Look at the smiley face NASA found in space Out Of This World

# galaxy - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Review: Is this the premium device Samsung has been looking for? Change Of Direction This post contains images

Review: Is this the premium device Samsung has been looking for?

After giving its previous phones a plastic design, Samsung has released its first metal smartphone, but will the Galaxy Alpha bring in new users?

# galaxy - Friday 23 May, 2014

Now Samsung is working on its own Oculus Rift-style VR headset

On top of that, the company is also working on a smartwatch that can work without being tehered to a smartphone and wearable smartglasses designed to compete against Google’s own version.

# galaxy - Friday 20 December, 2013

ESA launches rocket that will create a detailed map of the Milky Way

Today engineers will command Gaia to perform the first of two critical thruster firings to ensure it’s on the right trajectory.

# galaxy - Friday 29 November, 2013

Japanese plan to turn moon into giant power plant

Robots would be used to build a ‘luna ring’ of solar panels on the surface in an ambitious project.

# galaxy - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

US upholds ban on some Samsung devices

The ban had been issued due to patent infringements on Apple products with today’s decision coming as Samsung announced details of their new curved smartphone.

# galaxy - Friday 13 September, 2013

Best 3D map of the centre of the Milky Way, ever...

Two groups of astronomers have used data from ESO telescopes to make the best three-dimensional map yet of the centre of our galaxy. Turns out it’s shaped a bit like a peanut…

# galaxy - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

After much speculation, Samsung finally unveils smartwatch

The phone can make calls, take photos, receive notifications – basically everything a smartphone can do. But there’s a few catches…

# galaxy - Friday 29 March, 2013

9 ways Samsung's Galaxy S4 is better than the iPhone 5 Fight Fight Fight This post contains images

9 ways Samsung's Galaxy S4 is better than the iPhone 5

Them’s fighting words.

# galaxy - Monday 4 March, 2013

Judge slashes €1 billion Samsung-Apple penalty in half

Apple had accused its rival of massive and willful copying of its designs and technology for smartphones and tablets.

# galaxy - Friday 5 October, 2012

Samsung predicts record profit for fourth quarter in a row

The South Korean tech giant reckons its operating income between July and September hit a whopping €5.6 billion.

# galaxy - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Samsung to appeal after US court orders $1bn payment to Apple

The court decision could have major repercussions for the smartphone and tablet market after Samsung was found to have illegally copied some Apple devices.

# galaxy - Friday 24 August, 2012

Court bans some Samsung and Apple products in South Korea

A court has found that both tech companies infringed on each others patents which means that some of their products including the iPhone and iPad need to come off the shelves.

# galaxy - Friday 27 July, 2012

Samsung extends lead over Apple in smartphone market

An independent research group says Samsung’s range of phones – and the times it released them – helped it boost its lead.

# galaxy - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

US court blocks sales of Samsung Galaxy Tab in patent dispute

Latest development in the tech battle over alleged patent infringement.

# galaxy - Saturday 5 May, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Montero slams home from 40 yards to rock Robbie and Becks Screamer This post contains videos

VIDEO: Montero slams home from 40 yards to rock Robbie and Becks

“Look at the nastiness of that ball”, bellowed the ESPN commentator as Fredy Montero unleashed a belter.

# galaxy - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Apple secures Australian ban on sale of new Samsung Galaxy tablet

The injunction is just the latest episode of an ongoing patent battle between the two tech rivals.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

# galaxy - Friday 9 September, 2011

Apple v Samsung: German court upholds injunction banning sale of Galaxy tablets

The battle between Apple and Samsung continues with another ‘win’ for Apple in Germany today.

# galaxy - Monday 29 August, 2011

WATCH: Physicists recreate the formation of the Milky Way A Star Is Born This post contains videos

WATCH: Physicists recreate the formation of the Milky Way

See that great big swirl there? That’s our home. An international team have used Swiss supercomputers to replay its creation.

# galaxy - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Apple wins injunction blocking Irish sale of Samsung Galaxy phones

A Dutch court issues a preliminary injunction blocking the sale of certain models of phones in some countries including Ireland.

# galaxy - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Apple wins injunction blocking import of Samsung Galaxy tablets

Every country in the EU – except for the Netherlands – is subject to the injunction given by a court in Dusseldorf.

# galaxy - Monday 4 July, 2011

Samsung v Apple: the battle continues

Samsung has voluntarily dropped one of its lawsuits against Apple but the tit-for-tat legal battle rages on.

# galaxy - Friday 22 April, 2011

Tablet wars roll on: Samsung v Apple

Samsung is counter-suing Apple for copyright infringement over mobile and tablet device design.

The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning, including: Obama approves drone attacks in Libya; Samsung v Apple; good news for one Galway family; and President Medvedev helps us kick off the bank holiday weekend.