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#samsung

# samsung - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

From Business ETC These companies are designing 5G wireless that will be 1,000 times faster than 4G Too Fast Too Furious

# samsung - Monday 13 October, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung says it’s developed WiFi technology that’s five times faster

Samsung says it’s developed WiFi technology that’s five times faster

The new speeds would allow a 1GB movie to be downloaded in less than three seconds and allow uncompressed HD videos to be streamed in real-time.

# samsung - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung is bracing itself for a massive drop in profits this quarter Plunging

Samsung is bracing itself for a massive drop in profits this quarter

The company has said it expects earnings to be 60% lower than a year earlier, thanks to increased competition in the smartphone market.

# samsung - Friday 3 October, 2014

From Business ETC The Briefcase: No-go hollier zones, pre-budget chat and the value of reading the fine print Inbox Me

# samsung - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung defends Note 4 screen gap, saying it’s a feature, not a flaw Don't Mind The Gap

Samsung defends Note 4 screen gap, saying it’s a feature, not a flaw

The company insisted the gap was a part of the phone’s design and doesn’t affect its “functionality or quality”

# samsung - Friday 26 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge This ‘Samsung’ response to the bendy iPhone is just perfect Bendgate

# samsung - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge 13 problems only hardened Android users will understand Androidproblems
From Business ETC Samsung responds to iPhone sales by launching Note 4 ahead of schedule First Mover

Samsung responds to iPhone sales by launching Note 4 ahead of schedule

The device, which was originally scheduled for launch in October, will hit stores in South Korea and China this week before Apple.

# samsung - Monday 22 September, 2014

From Business ETC Oculus Rift takes a step closer to release with new prototype headset Crescent Bay

Oculus Rift takes a step closer to release with new prototype headset

The new headset, nicknamed Crescent Bay, features a higher resolution and refresh rate, integrated headphones and 360-degree head tracking.

# samsung - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

From Business ETC Sony smartphones not so clever any more Struggling

Sony smartphones not so clever any more

Company predicts massive losses after writing off more than €1 billion in worthless goodwill for its mobiles.

# samsung - Monday 15 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Samsung is throwing some excellent shade at Apple in their new TV ads Shade

Samsung is throwing some excellent shade at Apple in their new TV ads

New ad accuses Apple’s iPhone 6 of copying the Samsung Galaxy.

# samsung - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung makes its entry into virtual reality official with Gear VR launch New Challenger

Samsung makes its entry into virtual reality official with Gear VR launch

The company also announced two new smartphones, the Galaxy Note 4 and the Note Edge, at a conference in Berlin.

# samsung - Thursday 28 August, 2014

From Business ETC Apple fails again in its bid to ban Samsung’s US phones sales Patent Wars

Apple fails again in its bid to ban Samsung’s US phones sales

Despite dropping all claims outside the US, the patent battle between both companies rages on.

# samsung - Friday 22 August, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung has created a cable that charges three devices at the same time… Charged Up

# samsung - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung ditches the plastic design for a metal Galaxy phone So Metal

Samsung ditches the plastic design for a metal Galaxy phone

The Galaxy Alpha has a similar design to the Galaxy S5 and is one of the thinnest smartphones it has created.

# samsung - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

From Business ETC Apple and Samsung decide to call a patent truce, but only outside the US Patent Wars

Apple and Samsung decide to call a patent truce, but only outside the US

The two companies will continue to pursue existing cases that are taking place in US courts.

# samsung - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung has been knocked off the top spot in China by a local smartphone maker Displaced

Samsung has been knocked off the top spot in China by a local smartphone maker

Chineses smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has overtaken Samsung as the top smartphone maker on its home turf, thanks to the popularity of its low-cost RedMi smartphone range.

# samsung - Thursday 31 July, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung blames slow smartphone sales and increased competition for profit slump Competitiveness

Samsung blames slow smartphone sales and increased competition for profit slump

Slow global sales of smartphones and tablets and rising marketing costs to shift stock were some of the factors Samsung cited as its net profit fell by nearly 20% in the second quarter.

# samsung - Monday 28 July, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung postpones Tizen smartphone launch so it can improve its new OS Limbo

Samsung postpones Tizen smartphone launch so it can improve its new OS

The company has said it needs more time to develop Tizen’s ‘ecosystem’ before it releases its smartphone, but no new release date was provided.

# samsung - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 indispensable Android hacks that will make your life much easier Sponsored By Did Electrical

6 indispensable Android hacks that will make your life much easier

These are not the Androids you are looking for.

# samsung - Monday 14 July, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung finds ‘evidence’ of child labour at China plant Investigation

Samsung finds ‘evidence’ of child labour at China plant

It has suspended business with the supplier involved.

# samsung - Thursday 10 July, 2014

From Business ETC Child labour allegations lands Samsung in hot water Investigation

Child labour allegations lands Samsung in hot water

The company is investigating claims that one of its suppliers in China hired children and student workers under the legal working age and made them work for 11 hours a day without social insurance.

# samsung - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From Business ETC Weak smartphone demand haunts Samsung as profits continue to fall Downward Slide

Weak smartphone demand haunts Samsung as profits continue to fall

The company has estimated that its operating profit will fall by 24% compared to the same period a year ago, citing “weak demand” for smartphones and increased competition in China and Europe.

# samsung - Monday 2 June, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung takes first steps away from Android by announcing first Tizen smartphone Operating System

Samsung takes first steps away from Android by announcing first Tizen smartphone

Tizen is Samsung’s homegrown operating system which will make its debut on the Samsung Z in Russia later this year.

# samsung - Thursday 29 May, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung unveils real-time health wristband and healthcare platform Health Tracker

Samsung unveils real-time health wristband and healthcare platform

The Simband is a wearable device which uses numerous sensors to track information like heart rate, movement, body temperature and other metrics on a continuous basis.

# samsung - Monday 26 May, 2014

From Business ETC Apple isn’t happy with how much damages Samsung has to pay, so it’s asking for a retrial When Will It End?!

Apple isn’t happy with how much damages Samsung has to pay, so it’s asking for a retrial

And it’s also looking for a US product ban on any Samsung device that would infringe its patents.

# samsung - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Weird Wide Web: Facebook nosiness, a GIF machine and a virtual reality war

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# samsung - Friday 23 May, 2014

From Business ETC Now Samsung is working on its own Oculus Rift-style VR headset Development

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.

# samsung - Monday 19 May, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung considers expanding biometric security measures in future devices Biometrics

Samsung considers expanding biometric security measures in future devices

Iris detection is one of the methods Samsung is currently exploring as it looks to improve its security offering.

# samsung - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung pledges compensation for factory workers who contracted incurable diseases Apology

Samsung pledges compensation for factory workers who contracted incurable diseases

The company’s CEO said that it would employ a third party to “make due compensation” to victims and their families.

# samsung - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung replaces its head of mobile design amid Galaxy S5 criticism Change Of Plan

Samsung replaces its head of mobile design amid Galaxy S5 criticism

Chang Dong-hoon will continue to lead Samsung’s design centre which is responsible for the company’s overall design strategy.

# samsung - Saturday 3 May, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung to pay Apple $119.6 million for ‘willfully stealing and copying’ Smartphone War

Samsung to pay Apple $119.6 million for ‘willfully stealing and copying’

But that’s not a big win for the makers of the iPhone.

# samsung - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

From Business ETC Motorola escapes fine after breaching EU competition law Patent Wars

Motorola escapes fine after breaching EU competition law

The company tried to take out and enforce a patent injunction against Apple, despite it agreeing to pay royalties for its use.

From Business ETC Samsung profits rise slightly despite sliding smartphone revenue Reliance

Samsung profits rise slightly despite sliding smartphone revenue

The company made a net profit of $7.3 billion in the first three months of the year, but concerns over its reliance on smartphone sales is growing.

# samsung - Thursday 24 April, 2014

From Business ETC Apple faces ebook trial in July after US judge denies bid to postpone it No More Delays

Apple faces ebook trial in July after US judge denies bid to postpone it

Apple will now face a trial in July after it was accused of conspiring with publishers to raise ebook prices and impede competitors like Amazon.

# samsung - Sunday 20 April, 2014

From Business ETC Review: Hands on with the Samsung Galaxy S5 Android

Review: Hands on with the Samsung Galaxy S5

Does the latest addition to Samsung’s flagship range do enough to separate itself from previous versions?

# samsung - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From Business ETC Samsung and Apple kick off patent case by dragging Google into the middle of it Stuck In The Middle

Samsung and Apple kick off patent case by dragging Google into the middle of it

Samsung fired back at Apple’s accusations of patent theft by saying it was Google that wrote the Android software used on its phones and tablets.

# samsung - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

From Business ETC So a lot of tech companies had fun with April Fools Day today For The Day That's In It

So a lot of tech companies had fun with April Fools Day today

Especially Google, but that was already expected.

# samsung - Monday 31 March, 2014

From Business ETC Apple and Samsung return to court again as patent dispute heats up Patent Wars

Apple and Samsung return to court again as patent dispute heats up

Apple has accused Samsung of infringing on five patents on newer patents, while Samsung made a counterclaim, saying Apple stole two of its ideas to use on iPhones and iPads.

# samsung - Friday 28 March, 2014

From Business ETC The iPhone 6 is coming in September You Can't Stop It

The iPhone 6 is coming in September

That’s what the Japanese are saying anyway.

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