Samsung head maintains silence, innocence as trial begins

The de facto leader of Samsung Electronics Ltd. did little more than confirm his personal details during a court appearance on Friday, and has apparently instructed his lawyers to portray him as an

Published on: April 7th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Is the Galaxy S8 another big win for Samsung?

If you thought Samsung would take a step back with the Galaxy S8, you'd be sorely mistaken. This week on All Hands on Tech, Alex gives his first impressions of the Samsung Galaxy

Published on: March 31st, 2017 Alex Radu

Samsung highlights AI assistant, edge-free display in official reveal of Galaxy S8

After back-to-back quarters defined by exploding phones, the launch of a shiny new rival, and a high-profile investigation that resulted in the arrest of its de facto CEO, Samsung Electronics Ltd. took a

Published on: March 29th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Samsung may sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 devices – but not in Canada

It looks like Samsung Electronics Ltd. is trying to make the best of a bad situation. In a statement posted on its website Monday, the company revealed its plans to process, recycle -

Published on: March 27th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Samsung launches its video centric tablet in Canada

Samsung Electronics Ltd.'s first tablet to feature HDR video capability is now available in Canada. With Samsung Galaxy Tab S3, the company has gone all in on the 'video experience'. This includes the

Published on: March 24th, 2017 Alex Radu

Samsung’s newest tablets going all-in with Windows 10

Samsung Electronics Ltd. has released two Galaxy tablets in the premium mobile category specific to digital business professionals. At the Mobile World Congress, the South Korean tech giant showcased the Galaxy Tab S3

Published on: February 27th, 2017 ITBusiness Staff

Two senior Samsung execs offer to resign in light of bribery allegations

Two senior executives from electronics giant Samsung Group are taking responsibility for their involvement in the company's ongoing bribery scandal by offering to resign, according to a South Korean news agency. On Friday

Published on: February 24th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Samsung plunges in American corporate reputation survey

It’s been a difficult year marked by exploding hardware and high-profile arrests for smartphone giant Samsung Electronics Ltd., and the general public has not been oblivious to its struggles. While once a top

Published on: February 21st, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Samsung heir arrested on bribery allegations

Samsung Electronics Ltd. vice chair Lee Jae-yong has been arrested and accused of perjury and embezzlement, in a dramatic turnaround less than a month after initial efforts to lay charges were denied. According

Published on: February 16th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Abandoning the Note 7 hurt Samsung about as much as you’d think

Consulting firm Gartner Inc. has released its latest quarterly survey of global smartphone sales, and the results do not have good news for Samsung Electronics Ltd. Fourth-quarter unit sales for the South Korean

Published on: February 16th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Samsung Galaxy S8 likely to lose home button, feature curved screen

The next Galaxy smartphone from Samsung Electronics Ltd. will be making a clean break from its predecessors, according to Wall Street Journal insiders. Citing "people familiar with the matter," writers Eun-Young Jeong and Jonathan

Published on: February 10th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Adios Samsung! Canada’s 10 most influential brands of 2016 revealed

TORONTO - It looks like exploding smartphones have lit Samsung Electronics Ltd.'s brand reputation on fire. The Canadian arm of market research firm Ipsos Group S.A. has released its annual list of Canada's most

Published on: January 31st, 2017 Alex Radu

Samsung moving ahead with Note 8, despite 7’s apparent impact on mobile sales

Samsung Electronics Ltd. has announced that it will be moving ahead with its popular Note series of mobile devices, despite the apparent damage last year's Note 7 debacle wreaked on the company's reputation

Published on: January 24th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Battery size officially to blame for Note 7 fires, Samsung investigation reveals

Note: Updated on Jan. 23 to incorporate information from Samsung. An investigation by Samsung Electronics Ltd. has determined a series of "abnormal" batteries were officially behind last year's Galaxy Note 7 explosions. "We

Published on: January 20th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood