Stealing the march
Samsung has begun mass production for its 5G chips in a cunning plan to have an early impact in the shaping the next generation network.
Memory chip glut
Samsung is heading for its lowest quarterly profit in more than two years as a glut in memory chips, slowing panel sales and rising competition in smartphones hit its bottom line.
Over US $1,200 in South Korea
Although we already know that it will officially launch on April 5th, the price of the flagship Galaxy S10 5G was not announced. According to a leaked price in South Korea, the Galaxy S10 5G will cost over US $1,200.
The smartphone business is picking up
Samsung said it is starting to see the “green shoots of recovery” in its Chinese smartphone business.
Learnt from the fingerprint scanner
Samsung is working toward building phone displays where the front-facing camera hides under the display completely, similar to the way the fingerprint reader is embedded inside the displays of the latest Galaxy S10 phones.
Coming within two years
With the announcement of the Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei's Mate X, foldable smartphones have been described as the next big thing, so it comed as no surprise that Corning is working on a way to protect the screen of these devices with foldable Gorilla Glass.
One arm of the US government is helping Apple, China, and Korea
The FTC and a coalition of tech giants, led by Apple, Huawei, Samsung, Intel, and LG, are fighting Qualcomm, more specifically, against the chipmaker’s licensing model and business practices.
For its own operating system
Samsung thinks it is a wizard wheeze to install McAfee bloatware in its tellies even though users will get practically no benefit at all.
Next-generation 512GB eUFS 3.0 chips
Samsung has jacked up the speed of its embedded universal Flash storage and released the next generation 512GB eUFS 3.0 chips.
Unless the fold fails to fold
While Huawei and Samsung have now announced their foldable phones, the word on the street is that it will be a fair old while before we see them blossom. But they won't fold and will move into the mainstream.