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  • Samsung launches Note 4 before schedule

    Samsung launches Note 4 before schedule

    SEOUL, Sept 24, 2014 (AFP) - South Korea's Samsung launched the latest version of its oversized Galaxy Note smartphone earlier than expected Wednesday after US rival Apple reported record sales of its latest iPhone 6.

    September 24, 2014
  • The new iPhone 6: Need To Know

    The new iPhone 6: Need To Know

    September; the month in which traditionally all new iPhones are released is just around the corner and the internet world is ablaze with rumors and leaks of the next-gen Apple flagship phone.

    August 14, 2014
  • Samsung dethroned by Xiaomi

    Samsung dethroned by Xiaomi

    According to the latest research figures, Xiaomi Inc, a Chinese owned handset company that vendors smart phones have overtaken tech giant Samsung Electronics Co in China to become the top-selling smartphone brand in the country.

    August 08, 2014
  • Samsung, Apple call truce

    Samsung, Apple call truce

    SEOUL, Aug 06, 2014 (AFP) - Arch-rivals Samsung and Apple decided Wednesday to drop all patent disputes outside the United States, marking a partial ceasefire in a long-running legal war between the world's two largest smartphone makers.

    August 07, 2014
  • Mixed verdict in Samsung-Apple patent trial

    Mixed verdict in Samsung-Apple patent trial

    SAN JOSE, United States, May 03, 2014 (AFP) - Jurors late Friday ordered Samsung to pay just a fraction of the big-money damages sought by Apple in a high-stakes Silicon Valley case over smartphone patents.

    May 03, 2014
  • Samsung floats world's largest vessel

    Samsung floats world's largest vessel

    SEOUL, Dec 05, 2013 (AFP) - South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has floated a tanker-shaped vessel tagged as the world's largest "floating facility" with a length greater than the height of the Empire State Building.

    December 05, 2013
  • Samsung launches Galaxy Gear smartwatch

    Samsung launches Galaxy Gear smartwatch

    BERLIN, Sept 05, 2013 (AFP) - South Korean electronics giant Samsung on Wednesday unveiled its hotly anticipated smartwatch the Galaxy Gear, which allows users to make calls, receive texts and emails and take photos.

    September 05, 2013
  • Apple readying two iPhone versions for launch

    Apple readying two iPhone versions for launch

    NEW YORK CITY, Aug 20, 2013 (AFP) - Apple has asked its Taiwan-based supplier to begin shipping two new versions of the iPhone next month, including a lower-cost model, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday.

    August 20, 2013
  • Samsung posts disappointing Q2 forecast

    Samsung posts disappointing Q2 forecast

    SEOUL, July 06, 2013 (AFP) - Samsung Electronics Co., the world's largest technology firm by revenue, on Friday fuelled concerns about flagging demand for high-end smartphones with a weaker-than-expected earnings forecast for the second quarter.

    July 06, 2013
  • Huawei vows to catch up with Samsung, Apple

    Huawei vows to catch up with Samsung, Apple

    SINGAPORE, June 20, 2013 (AFP) - Chinese telecom giant Huawei on Wednesday vowed to catch up with its more popular rivals Apple and Samsung after unveiling its newest phone for the first time in Asia.

    June 20, 2013
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