All posts tagged "Samsung"

  • People look over the new Apple iPhone 6s models during a product display following an Apple event in San Francisco. Photography gets even better with Apple's new iPhones, making them worth getting for $100 more than last year's models.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
    41% of iPhone 6s smartphones have Samsung processors

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — Around 41 percent of Apple Inc.’s latest iPhone 6s smartphones come with application processors (APs) produced by Samsung Electronics Co., the U.S. giant’s global rival in the smartphone industry, data showed Friday. The South...

    • Posted October 2, 2015
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  • A model stands with a Samsung UHD television.(Yonhap)
    US adopts Samsung’s video technology as new standard

    By Yoon Sung-won Samsung Electronics, South Korea ‘s leading electronics manufacturer, says its video transmission technologies have been chosen as the new broadcasting standard in the United States. The company said Tuesday the technologies ― low density...

    • Posted September 29, 2015
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  • Samsung headquarters in South Korea (Yonhap)
    Samsung sets up new Silicon Valley office in US

    SEOUL, Sept. 25 (Yonhap) — South Korean tech behemoth Samsung Electronics Co. said Friday it has completed the construction of a new office building for its component unit in Silicon Valley in the United States. The world’s...

    • Posted September 25, 2015
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    Samsung’s next virtual reality headset will be 22% lighter, half the price

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Samsung says a new virtual reality headset will be 22 percent lighter and, at $99, half the price of its previous model. The Gear VR also comes without a central strap that goes...

    • Posted September 24, 2015
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  • The Bentley Bentayga hybrid will use a Samsung battery. (Courtesy of Bentley Motors)
    Samsung to supply battery for Bentley’s first plug-in hybrid

    SEOUL, Sept. 16 (Yonhap) — Samsung SDI Co., the battery-making unit of South Korea’s Samsung Group, will sell its plug-in hybrid vehicle batteries to British luxury automaker Bentley, industry sources said Wednesday, expanding its overseas portfolio in...

    • Posted September 16, 2015
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  • A user demonstrates Samsung Electronics Co.'s Samsung Pay with the Galaxy S6 Edge+ in this photo released by Samsung on Aug. 13, 2015. (Yonhap)
    Samsung eyes top spot in mobile payment market

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — Buying a meal or other daily necessities with Samsung Pay, Samsung Electronics Co.’s latest mobile payment tool, is no different from paying with a credit card. Launched in South Korea in late August, Samsung...

    • Posted September 14, 2015
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  • This photo, released by South Korea's top tech giant Samsung Electronics Co. on Sept. 9, 2015, shows the industry's first 12-gigabit (Gb) Low Power Double Data Rate 4 (LPDDR4) mobile dynamic random access memory (DRAM). (Yonhap)
    Samsung to mass produce industry’s first 12Gb mobile DRAM

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — South Korea’s top tech giant Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday it plans to begin mass production of the industry’s first 12-gigabit (GB) mobile dynamic random access memory (DRAM) chip, which boasts a sharp improvement...

    • Posted September 9, 2015
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