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This monitor wants to wirelessly charge your phone while you work
# Multitask
# Multitask

This monitor wants to wirelessly charge your phone while you work

Jul 27th 2015, 11:34 AM 10,121 Views 3 Comments

The charger is built into the base of the SE370, a 1080p computer monitor from Samsung.

The SIM card as you know it could soon be a thing of the past
# E-SIM
# E-SIM

The SIM card as you know it could soon be a thing of the past

Jul 17th 2015, 8:18 AM 30,183 Views 25 Comments

The mobile industry is close to agreeing a standard for a new embeddable electronic SIM.

Samsung is expecting another decline in profits despite Galaxy S6 launch
# Samsung
# Samsung

Samsung is expecting another decline in profits despite Galaxy S6 launch

Jul 7th 2015, 11:28 AM 6,322 Views 19 Comments

The company has forecast another fall in quarterly profits, suggesting that sales of the Galaxy S6 failed to meet expectations.

Samsung laptops are blocking Windows updates leaving them open to attack
# Security
# Security

Samsung laptops are blocking Windows updates leaving them open to attack

Jun 24th 2015, 4:28 PM 7,301 Views 24 Comments

A piece of software blocks Windows updates, which regularly include important security updates.

Forget phones, Samsung's developing a truck that could help reduce road deaths
# Taking Risks
# Taking Risks

Forget phones, Samsung's developing a truck that could help reduce road deaths

Jun 23rd 2015, 6:07 AM 14,390 Views 17 Comments

Do you take risks when overtaking?

Own a Samsung device? It may have a major security flaw
# Risk
# Risk

Own a Samsung device? It may have a major security flaw

Jun 17th 2015, 2:05 PM 19,351 Views 17 Comments

More than 600 million Samsung devices could be affected by this flaw.

With the Galaxy S6, Samsung has created its best smartphone in ages
# Review
# Review

With the Galaxy S6, Samsung has created its best smartphone in ages

Apr 12th 2015, 8:30 AM 19,088 Views 44 Comments

But is it better than the iPhone 6?

Samsung expects the S6 to do a lot more than break sales records
# No Pressure
# No Pressure

Samsung expects the S6 to do a lot more than break sales records

Apr 9th 2015, 10:52 AM 10,909 Views 53 Comments

It’s hoping it will reverse a large slide in profits last year, and re-establish itself as the global smartphone leader.

Samsung is beginning to recover, but it needs the S6 to be a success
# Road To Recovery
# Road To Recovery

Samsung is beginning to recover, but it needs the S6 to be a success

Apr 7th 2015, 11:39 AM 7,746 Views 32 Comments

The company expects to beat original estimates this quarter, but it’s hoping the S6 and S6 Edge will help reverse falling profits later this year.

Here's the most beautiful man and woman in the world...
# So Hot Right Now
# So Hot Right Now

Here's the most beautiful man and woman in the world...

Mar 30th 2015, 11:56 AM 163,990 Views 78 Comments

They’re not actually real people though unfortunately.

Samsung decided to livestream a birth using virtual reality
# It's Like We're There
# It's Like We're There

Samsung decided to livestream a birth using virtual reality

Mar 16th 2015, 7:30 PM 9,408 Views 11 Comments

It was for the father only, mind.

Some great smartphones were announced this week, but what are they like?
# Pick Of The Bunch
# Pick Of The Bunch

Some great smartphones were announced this week, but what are they like?

Mar 5th 2015, 7:30 PM 18,511 Views 0 Comments

All the big players revealed their latest editions at Mobile World Congress this week, and it’s quite a lineup.

This new IKEA furniture will charge your phone for you*
# Swedish House Mafia
# Swedish House Mafia

This new IKEA furniture will charge your phone for you*

Mar 2nd 2015, 5:17 PM 13,928 Views 8 Comments

*As long as the device is compatible with its wireless standard, that is.

One of Google's top men took time to praise one of its frenemies
# Kiss And Make Up
# Kiss And Make Up

One of Google's top men took time to praise one of its frenemies

Mar 2nd 2015, 1:37 PM 9,162 Views 4 Comments

Sundar Pichai, who oversaw Android’s success, took time in his keynote to praise the product of one specific company.

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Mar 1st 2015, 9:35 PM 22,662 Views 5 Comments

A tragedy in Cork, snow across the country and a big win for Ireland had everyone talking today.

Samsung has put all its rivals on the back foot with just one event
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

Samsung has put all its rivals on the back foot with just one event

Mar 1st 2015, 6:48 PM 40,822 Views 71 Comments

The Korean giant threw out a number of surprises at its press conference as it begins its aggressive fight for top spot.

Apple Pay just got two major rivals all of a sudden
# Spanner In The Works?
# Spanner In The Works?

Apple Pay just got two major rivals all of a sudden

Feb 24th 2015, 10:27 AM 12,906 Views 14 Comments

And one has been sitting on its own service since 2011.

Samsung may be ditching the plastic for good for its next big phone
# So Metal
# So Metal

Samsung may be ditching the plastic for good for its next big phone

Feb 23rd 2015, 10:01 AM 13,889 Views 31 Comments

And it’s going to have a curved screen and all.

Are Samsung's Smart TVs really listening in on your conversations?
# Eavesdropping
# Eavesdropping

Are Samsung's Smart TVs really listening in on your conversations?

Feb 10th 2015, 2:05 PM 24,717 Views 29 Comments

The company has been criticised for a policy which would allow its smart TVs to listen to you, but are these fears overblown?

Samsung versus Apple: things are getting tight
# Tight Margins
# Tight Margins

Samsung versus Apple: things are getting tight

Jan 29th 2015, 7:26 PM 17,675 Views 51 Comments

The popularity of the iPhone 6 and Samsung’s drop in profit has resulted in a tie.

Review: Is the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge a fun concept or the future?
# Curved View
# Curved View

Review: Is the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge a fun concept or the future?

Jan 17th 2015, 10:15 AM 11,456 Views 10 Comments

A curved screen on one side is Samsung’s attempt to innovate, but does it add much to the overall experience?

Samsung has chips to thank for cushioning its mobile revenue slump*
# Hard Times
# Hard Times

Samsung has chips to thank for cushioning its mobile revenue slump*

Jan 8th 2015, 9:46 AM 6,118 Views 3 Comments

*Not the tasty kind, mind you.

Samsung's new tiny flash drive can transfer movies in a few seconds
# Downloading
# Downloading

Samsung's new tiny flash drive can transfer movies in a few seconds

Jan 6th 2015, 9:55 AM 10,262 Views 13 Comments

The Portable SSD T1 has a read/write speed of 450MB per second, meaning it would only take eight seconds to transfer a 3GB movie file.

If you received a new device this Christmas, chances are it was from Apple
# Activations
# Activations

If you received a new device this Christmas, chances are it was from Apple

Dec 30th 2014, 1:40 PM 11,518 Views 37 Comments

More than half of all smartphones and tablets activated during Christmas week were Apple devices, with the iPhone 6 being the most popular device.

Samsung plans to scrap its metal Galaxy Alpha in favour of cheaper phones
# Restructuring
# Restructuring

Samsung plans to scrap its metal Galaxy Alpha in favour of cheaper phones

Dec 29th 2014, 12:11 PM 10,799 Views 18 Comments

Although it’s being replaced by two newer (and cheaper) mid-range devices.

A year in red and black ink: 2014's biggest winners and losers from world of business
# Review 2014
# Review 2014

A year in red and black ink: 2014's biggest winners and losers from world of business

Dec 27th 2014, 4:00 PM 12,678 Views 3 Comments

There was no escaping Michael O’Leary, Irish Water or Apple’s world domination.

Samsung is giving Gear VR owners a lot of warnings before they use it
# Playing It Safe
# Playing It Safe

Samsung is giving Gear VR owners a lot of warnings before they use it

Dec 8th 2014, 5:42 PM 12,793 Views 6 Comments

The device is now available to purchase from Samsung’s US store, but it comes with a large number of precautions.

What are the tablets to look out for this Christmas?
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

What are the tablets to look out for this Christmas?

Dec 7th 2014, 11:00 AM 18,591 Views 39 Comments

Because there’s more out there than just the iPad.

Which smartphone should be in your Christmas stocking this year?
# Buyers' Guide
# Buyers' Guide

Which smartphone should be in your Christmas stocking this year?

Dec 3rd 2014, 7:30 PM 26,047 Views 88 Comments

The competition between the different smartphone this year means we’re spoilt for choice, but which ones are worth considering?

Review: Is the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 the best phablet out there?
# Bigger Is Better
# Bigger Is Better

Review: Is the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 the best phablet out there?

Nov 30th 2014, 7:15 PM 17,399 Views 18 Comments

It’s the fourth edition of Samsung’s phablet series, but does it set the standard for both phablets and smartphones?

So Samsung's flagship phone didn't do as well as expected
# Overstocking
# Overstocking

So Samsung's flagship phone didn't do as well as expected

Nov 24th 2014, 4:10 PM 17,881 Views 36 Comments

The company sold 12 million Galaxy S5 units in 90 days, a 40% drop compared to its predecessor, with overstocking a major issue.

Samsung adopts a 'less is more' approach for its smartphone business
# Quality Not Quantity
# Quality Not Quantity

Samsung adopts a 'less is more' approach for its smartphone business

Nov 18th 2014, 1:41 PM 10,487 Views 5 Comments

The manufacturer is slashing the number of smartphones it issues by up to one-third.

Sony records hefty losses as its smartphone woes continue
# Troubled Waters
# Troubled Waters

Sony records hefty losses as its smartphone woes continue

Oct 31st 2014, 8:49 AM 7,115 Views 6 Comments

Its net loss for the half year ballooned to nearly €794 million, causing it to replace its mobile chief and cut staff in its global smartphone unit by 15%.

Samsung's year goes from bad to worse as profits continue to plunge
# In Trouble
# In Trouble

Samsung's year goes from bad to worse as profits continue to plunge

Oct 30th 2014, 9:20 AM 8,229 Views 14 Comments

Weak smartphone sales and increased competition meant the company recording its smallest quarterly profit in three years.

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

These companies are designing 5G wireless that will be 1,000 times faster than 4G

Oct 21st 2014, 12:44 PM 9,711 Views 42 Comments

That’s FAST.

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

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

Oct 13th 2014, 12:22 PM 9,856 Views 14 Comments

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 is bracing itself for a massive drop in profits this quarter
# Plunging
# Plunging

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

Oct 7th 2014, 9:16 AM 6,048 Views 24 Comments

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

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

The Briefcase: No-go hollier zones, pre-budget chat and the value of reading the fine print

Oct 3rd 2014, 1:54 PM 6,794 Views 1 Comment

This was the week in business.

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

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

Oct 1st 2014, 3:32 PM 21,135 Views 22 Comments

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

This 'Samsung' response to the bendy iPhone is just perfect
# Bendgate
From The Daily Edge
# Bendgate

This 'Samsung' response to the bendy iPhone is just perfect

Sep 26th 2014, 7:30 PM 7,067 Views 0 Comments

Well played, well played.