Waterproof Samsung isn’t
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If you look at adverts for Samsung’s new Galaxy you would be forgiven for thinking that the smartphone is waterproof. Unfortunately according to US consumer reports, it isn’t.

LG profits reach two-year high
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$504 million for April June

LG Electronics appears to be doing rather well all of a sudden and says its second-quarter operating profit will reach a two-year high.

Samsung releases UFS memory card line
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256GB and speeds up to 530MB/s

Samsung has announced the introduction of the first Universal Flash Storage (UFS) memory card line-up, which it claims has capacities of up to 256GB and speeds up to 530MB/s.

Samsung beats Wall Street estimates
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It is actually selling smartphones

While its rivals, like Apple, are suffering, Samsung is doing rather well – in fact much better than the cocaine nose-jobs of Wall Street have predicted.

Samsung Display continues to dominate AMOLED
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Will run things for years

Beancounters at Digitimes Research claim that Samsung Display will continue to be the king of AMOLED panels for smartphones for years.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 arriving in August
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Packing a 3600 mAh battery

Samsung is coming out with the Galaxy Note 7 and MRG analytist Eldar Murtazin claims he has info that will happen at the Unpacked event on 2 August. 

Samsung shows off Vulkan improvements
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A need of the many

Samsung has been showing off its Vulkan API improvements for its Galaxy S7 and S7 edge.

Smartphone shipments expected to fall further
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Samsung and Huawei lower their expectations

Rumours from the Far East claim that Samsung Electronics and Huawei are lowing their shipment targets for the third quarter due to slacking demand for high-end smartphones globally. Although this appears to be news to at least one of the outfits mentioned.

Huawei poised to join revolt against Android
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Designing its own operating system

Huawei is rumoured to be planning its own revolt against the evil imperialist capitalist hyena Google by developing its own mobile OS.

Samsung takes eBanking fight to US
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On Apple’s home turf with a cheaper easier product

Smartphone leader Samsung is taking its eBanking product to the home turf of its rival Apple.