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# Galaxy Fold
Samsung delays launch of folding smartphone amid reports that its screen keeps breaking
The €1,760 smartphone was due to launch this week.
Samsung launches new folding smartphone but it'll cost you over €1,700
Would you buy it?
# Galaxy Note 9
Samsung releases new Galaxy smartphone with a promise of 24-hour battery life
Samsung suffered a 22% drop in sales in the second quarter of the year.
# selfies
An Irish influencer has shown just how different the cameras on the iPhone and a Samsung are when it comes to selfies
Which is which?
# Unimpressed
Iran's Winter Olympians demand apology after mobile phone controversy
Games organisers had refused to give certain athletes the Galaxy Note 8 devices from sponsor Samsung.
# Child Labour
Tech giant Samsung sued in France over alleged child labour in its Chinese factories
“We are asking the justice system to sanction the unacceptable gap between Samsung’s ethical commitments and the reality in its factories.”
# dick pic
Samsung absolutely roasted this lad on Twitter over his 'dick pic'
Nicely played, everyone.
# 1994
20 things all Irish people born in 1994 will have strong memories of
Worrying about what would happen if you didn’t pass as 12 when you tried get into Spin.
# Virtual Reality
Why Samsung's 360 camera is perfect... if you're a Samsung fanboy
Review: The Gear 360 is a nice piece of kit, but will only work with a select few high-end Samsung smartphones.
# very smart tvs
TVs used to spy on people? Tech industry keen to reassure public following Wikileaks hack
Apple, Microsoft and Samsung have all said they’re looking into the report.
# galaxy note 7
Samsung confirms faulty batteries led to exploding phones
The South Korean manufacturer lost billions in profit as a result of the phon
# chin cycle
More Samsung woes as 'exploding' washing machine leaves customer with broken jaw
A number of injuries have been caused by “excessive vibration”.
# Galaxy
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.
# catching fire
Own a Galaxy Note 7? Samsung will replace it or refund you
The company has said it’s “truly sorry” about safety issues surrounding the smartphone.
# samsung note 7
Irish Aviation Authority warns those travelling with the Samsung Galaxy Note 7
The technological glitch is set to lose the company $2.6 billion.
# fire concerns
Own a Samsung Galaxy Note 7? Turn it off
The smartphone company has called a halt to worldwide sales of the smartphone due to safety concerns.
# Explosive news
Samsung has responded to the Galaxy Note 7 reports - and says it is 'adjusting production'
Reports from South Korea say the phone has been shelved over exploding batteries.
# grounded
Now aviation officials are telling passengers not to turn on Samsung's new phone
As Samsung deals with an exploding battery problem, US aviation safety officials are telling Note 7 owners not to use them on flights.
# extra steps
The day before Apple's event, Samsung is taking more steps to solve its exploding battery issue
Issues with the Note 7′s battery catching fire and exploding has seen Samsung offer refunds to Australian customers.
# Explosive
Samsung suspends sales of Galaxy Note 7 after reports of exploding batteries
Samsung has so far sold one million units of the Note 7.
# Ready for Battle
It's been a 'long, hard battle' but Samsung feels its efforts are really paying off
After shaking up its range, the South Korean company is taking the fight to its major rivals.
# South Korea
'Used like disposable cups': Samsung workers affected by factory chemicals speak up
A worker-safety group has documented more than 200 cases of serious illnesses, including leukaemia, lupus, lymphoma and multiple sclerosis.
# First look
Samsung's Note 7 is a larger, refined version of its best smartphone
The success of the S7 clearly influenced the design and ideas of the latest Galaxy Note smartphone.
# tech review
This Samsung tablet looks like a large S7, but is it a good laptop?
The TabPro S is Samsung’s latest foray into the 2-in-1 tablet market, but is it worth noting?
# shortcoming
Samsung defends S7 Active after it fails water test
It has the same water-resistance rating as the S7 and S7 Edge, but was unable to function after being placed in water for 30 minutes.
# believe the hype
Virtual Reality is amazing - but there are a few things to keep in mind
It may be first generation technology, but it lives up to the hype.
# Stress Test
What happens when you throw a Samsung S7 into a washing machine?
Amazingly, it survives.
# prevention
This headband could help athletes avoid the worst damage from concussions
By monitoring the severity of concussions, the BrainBAND aims to prevent long-term injuries from developing.
# tech review
The best smartphone of 2016 has already been released
It’s going to take some effort before Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are topped.
# wild and wonderful
The Wild Atlantic Way just went all Virtual Reality, and it's deadly
A series of VR videos of various aspects of the Way have been produced so you can experience the Irish west from your seat. And they’re very, very cool.
# Bullish
The biggest selling point for Samsung's S7 range has nothing to do with the phones
And with the Gear VR becoming the focal point the year, the company is feeling bullish.
# Ambition
Facebook's plans to take over the world are taking two steps forward
Virtual reality is the major focus but it’s also looking at ways to help people deal with more data-intensive services like video.
# Return
Samsung's latest smartphones bring back two features fans will love
The S7 and S7 Edge were announced last night in Barcelona and both look to previous models for inspiration.
# Let's get physical
The new year might bring with it a much better way to track your fitness
Samsung claims its new chip can measure stress, skin temperature and body fat.
# tech review
The Samsung Gear S2 is the closest a smartwatch has come to getting it right
We’re reaching the point where smartwatches are slowly becoming a valid option and the Gear S2 makes a good case.
# tech review
The Samsung S6 Edge won plaudits, but does a bigger version bring anything new?
The original S6 Edge gathered the most attention earlier this year, but does the Edge Plus bring anything new to the table?
# the big ten
These are the top ten brands in the world right now
No prizes for guess number one.
# bloop bloop
14 people who hate that Rita Ora Samsung ad just as much as you do
Your phone’s not dying. That’s just Rita Ora, taunting you.
# Phone Wars
Samsung has announced two new high-end phones in its never-ending struggle to trump Apple
You’ll only be able to get the new Galaxy S6 Edge+ in Europe though for the time being.
# Galaxy S6
Samsung is going to lower the price of its phones to compete with the iPhone
The company is considering adjusting the price for the S6 and S6 Edge after sales disappoint.