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Samsung 11 is going to be Samsung 20
Published in News
Friday, 10 January 2020 12:00

Samsung 11 is going to be Samsung 20


Apparently someone got confused when they ran out of fingers

Samsung has decided that the successor to the Galaxy 10 will not just go to 11, but will jump to 20 instead.

Samsung brings back removable battery
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 10 January 2020 11:17

Samsung brings back removable battery


Or did it?

Samsung's "Galaxy XCover Pro" rugged smartphone includes a feature that all but disappeared from the market: a removable battery.

Samsung's 980 Pro PCIe Gen4 SSD spotted on CES 2020 floor
Published in PC Hardware


With transfer speeds of up to 6,500MB/s

Samsung's 980 Pro PCIe Gen4 M.2 NVMe SSD has been pictured at the CES 2020 show, and it could come as soon as Q2 this year.

Samsung cracks down on bribery
Published in News
Thursday, 09 January 2020 12:24

Samsung cracks down on bribery


Forms a committee

South Korea’s Samsung Group, whose leader faces trials over a bribery scandal involving former president Park Geun-hye, has appointed external experts to a new oversight panel to stamp out criminal conduct.

Samsung Galaxy S20 might end up with 120Hz screen
Published in Mobiles


Big Unpacked event scheduled for February 11

According to the latest rumor, Samsung might actually use a 120Hz panel on its upcoming Galaxy S20 flagship smartphones, giving users an option between 60Hz and 120Hz display mode.

Samsung has shipped 6.7 million Galaxy 5G smartphones
Published in Mobiles


Better than expected

Samsung Electronics announced that it shipped more than 6.7 million Galaxy 5G smartphones in 2019 which was much better than the company expected.

Samsung hit by blackout
Published in News
Thursday, 02 January 2020 09:09

Samsung hit by blackout


Semiconductor production grinds to a halt for three days

Samsung Electronics partly halted some semiconductor production at its Hwaseong chip complex in South Korea after about a minute-long blackout.

Top technology cock-ups of 2019
Published in News
Friday, 27 December 2019 13:03

Top technology cock-ups of 2019


You bet that Apple is there

Every year some technology ends up causing more problems than it cures or just turns out to be total pants. We usually consider Apple the front runner for providing over-priced technology that no one ever needs or just messing up something simple. However this year it had a competition which was so stiff it would have made Priapus (pictured) proud or rather prouder.

Samsung chairman jailed for union busting
Published in News
Thursday, 19 December 2019 13:06

Samsung chairman jailed for union busting


From the days when he was just an accountant.

Samsung Electronics Chairman Lee Sang-hoon yesterday was sentenced to 18 months in prison, following a South Korean court ruling that he violated labour laws with union-busting activities.

AMD went to Samsung for RX 5500 XT Navi 14 GPU
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 17 December 2019 16:52

AMD went to Samsung for RX 5500 XT Navi 14 GPU


A way to get enough GPUs to partners

According to our sources, AMD might have tapped Samsung for the Navi 14 GPU that is powering the recently launched Radeon RX 5500 XT graphics card.