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# samsung - Monday 27 July, 2015

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 10,106 Views 3 Comments

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

# samsung - Friday 17 July, 2015

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 30,156 Views 25 Comments

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

# samsung - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

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 6,302 Views 19 Comments

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

# samsung - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

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 7,287 Views 24 Comments

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

# samsung - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

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 14,364 Views 17 Comments

Do you take risks when overtaking?

# samsung - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

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 19,330 Views 17 Comments

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

# samsung - Sunday 12 April, 2015

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 19,061 Views 44 Comments

But is it better than the iPhone 6?

# samsung - Thursday 9 April, 2015

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 10,897 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 - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

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 7,730 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.

# samsung - Monday 30 March, 2015

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 148,536 Views 78 Comments

They’re not actually real people though unfortunately.

# samsung - Monday 16 March, 2015

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 9,390 Views 11 Comments

It was for the father only, mind.

# samsung - Thursday 5 March, 2015

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 18,486 Views 0 Comments

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

# samsung - Monday 2 March, 2015

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 13,915 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 9,147 Views 4 Comments

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

# samsung - Sunday 1 March, 2015

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

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Mar 1st 2015, 9:35 PM 22,645 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 40,810 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.

# samsung - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

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 12,891 Views 14 Comments

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

# samsung - Monday 23 February, 2015

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 13,875 Views 31 Comments

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

# samsung - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

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 24,696 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 - Thursday 29 January, 2015

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

Samsung versus Apple: things are getting tight

Jan 29th 2015, 7:26 PM 17,649 Views 51 Comments

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

# samsung - Saturday 17 January, 2015

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 11,445 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 - Thursday 8 January, 2015

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 6,098 Views 3 Comments

*Not the tasty kind, mind you.

# samsung - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

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 10,248 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.

# samsung - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

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 11,512 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 - Monday 29 December, 2014

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 10,783 Views 18 Comments

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

# samsung - Saturday 27 December, 2014

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 12,662 Views 3 Comments

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

# samsung - Monday 8 December, 2014

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 12,773 Views 6 Comments

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

# samsung - Sunday 7 December, 2014

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 18,570 Views 39 Comments

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

# samsung - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

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 26,021 Views 88 Comments

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

# samsung - Sunday 30 November, 2014

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 17,386 Views 18 Comments

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

# samsung - Monday 24 November, 2014

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 17,870 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 - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

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 10,472 Views 5 Comments

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

# samsung - Friday 31 October, 2014

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 7,103 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 - Thursday 30 October, 2014

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 8,208 Views 14 Comments

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

# samsung - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

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 9,701 Views 42 Comments

That’s FAST.

# samsung - Monday 13 October, 2014

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 9,838 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 - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

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 6,035 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.

# samsung - Friday 3 October, 2014

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 6,775 Views 1 Comment

This was the week in business.

# samsung - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

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 21,110 Views 22 Comments

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

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 7,044 Views 0 Comments

Well played, well played.