- News tagged "samsung"
Friday, 8 Mar 2013
Korean CE giant Samsung Electronics has agreed to invest about US$111 million in Sharp. In return, the former will be allocated about 35.8 million new shares, which equates to 3.08% of the voting rights in the struggling Japanese company.
Samsung has confirmed that it is stopping sales of its Windows RT tablet, the Ativ Tab, in Germany and other European countries, just four months after its initial launch, due to weak demand.
Friday, 1 Mar 2013
Samsung today announced the launch of the Samsung ATIV S in Singapore, a smartphone based on the Windows Phone 8 platform. It will be available in Singapore from tomorrow, 2 March, at S$798, without contract.
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013
Samsung is currently the world's biggest Android manufacturer, and its success in the mobile arena is eating away at its relationship with Google. Executives at Google are worried that Samsung's growing leverage over Android, could lead to Samsung muscling in on Google's mobile ad revenue.
Visa and Samsung have announced their alliance that pairs Visa's payment technology with Samsung's mobile devices to accelerate the adoption of NFC payments globally. Read on to uncover details of their agreement.
Monday, 25 Feb 2013
Tailored for the modern lady, the Le'Fleur Collection features the Galaxy series with distinctive flower motifs, and a customized suite of popular applications, wallpapers, and ringtones. The collection comprises of the Galaxy S III LTE and the Galaxy S III mini, along with the Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) in Garnet Red.
On top of introducing new advanced internal SSDs, Samsung has also released its new lineup of external memory cards - 'Standard', 'PLUS', and 'PRO' versions of all its SD cards and microSD cards for both general and professional users.
Supporting the SATA 6Gbps interface, the SSD 840 Series is ideal for general computing purposes, while the more advanced 840 PRO Series is more suited for serious users.
Thursday, 21 Feb 2013
Samsung has been now rumored to choose to rely on a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor as opposed to its own Exynos 5 Octa processor for its upcoming Galaxy S IV phone due to "power consumption issues and temperature problems" in the latter.
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013
Screenshots of the new Samsung Galaxy Altius smart watch have been leaked. This is according to The Verge who reported that they were obtained from a South Korean message board. Read on to uncover this potential competitor to Apple's smart watch.