Note 7s have tons of old metal
Published in News

Recycling will make back some of the costs

While Samsung is refurbishing and re-releasing some of its previously inflammable Note 7s, it is more likely to recoup some of the manufacturing costs through re-cycling.

Samsung sees profits up by 72 percent
Published in Memory

Thanks for the memories

Samsung Electronics has said its second-quarter operating profit rose 72 percent from a year earlier to a new record.

Samsung working on a smart speaker
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Samsung may be working on a smart speaker of its own to match that offered by Google and Amazon.

Samsung invests $18.6 billion in South Korea
Published in Memory

Needs more memory and smartphone displays

Samsung is to invest $18.6 billion in South Korea as part of a cunning plan to extend its lead in memory chips and next-generation smartphone displays.

Galaxy Note announcement planned for August
Published in Mobiles

Galaxy Note expected 

Samsung is planing a launch event in New York City for its next Galaxy Note smartphone in the second half of August.

Next iPhone will have wireless charging
Published in Mobiles

At last Apple has invented it

The geniuses at Apple will finally invent gaming changing wireless charging technology, which none of its rivals have, and it will be in the next iPhone.

Qualcomm shuns Samsung
Published in Processors

Uses TSMC’s 7nm

Qualcomm has ended its foundry relationship with Samsung and opted for TSMC to produce its next-generation 7nm semiconductor chips.

Samsung announces three AMD Freesync 2 monitors
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27- and 32-inch CHG70 and 49-inch CHG90

Samsung has jumped on the AMD FreeSync 2 bandwagon with a total of three monitors, the CHG70 series, which will be available in 27-inch and 32-inch versions and the massive 49-inch CHG90 series monitor.

Samsung caught spying on users
Published in Memory

Open Rights Group warning

Samsung has been using technology which can spy on its mobile users.

IBM, GlobalFoundries and Samsung come up with 5nm process
Published in Processors

Will cost about the same as 10nm

IBM, GlobalFoundries (GloFo), and Samsung said yesterday that they have found a way to make 5nm  transistors, which may well enable them to pack 30 billion switches onto a microprocessor chip.