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Apple-Samsung iPhone design copying case goes to jury

Apple-Samsung iPhone design copying case goes to jury

Jurors return to a Silicon Valley courtroom Monday to put a price on patented iPhone design features copied by Samsung in a legal case dating back seven years.

China's Huawei see Europe as stepping stone in Samsung/Apple rivalry

China's Huawei see Europe as stepping stone in Samsung/Apple rivalry

Huawei, the world's No.3 smartphone maker, will use the launch of a new flagship phone in Paris on Tuesday to make fresh gains in Europe, a region where it has made strides against rivals Samsung Electronics and Apple.

Samsung scion Lee walks free as South Korea court suspends jail term

Samsung scion Lee walks free as South Korea court suspends jail term

A South Korean appeals court on Monday suspended a jail sentence handed down to Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee, setting him free after a year's detention amid a corruption scandal ...

Global smartphone sales keep momentum: IDC

Global smartphone sales keep momentum: IDC

An estimated 373.1 million smartphones were shipped worldwide during the third quarter of this year in a 2.7% rise from the same period in 2016, IDC said in a statement.

Huawei aims to challenge Apple and Samsung on technology as well as price

Huawei aims to challenge Apple and Samsung on technology as well as price

China's Huawei has unveiled a new line of smartphones that match or even improve on key features offered by Apple or Samsung while undercutting their rivals on price.

Galaxy Note8 in Qatar from September 22

Galaxy Note8 in Qatar from September 22

Samsung Gulf Electronics on Monday announced that the Galaxy Note8 will be available across all major retailers in Qatar starting September 22.

Samsung eyes reset with new Galaxy Note

Samsung eyes reset with new Galaxy Note

Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a new model of its Galaxy Note as it seeks to leave behind the debacle over exploding batteries in the previous generation of the device, and mount a renewed challenge to Apple and its soon-to-come iPhone 8.

S. Korea prosecutors seek 12 years' jail for Samsung heir

S. Korea prosecutors seek 12 years' jail for Samsung heir

South Korean prosecutors on Monday demanded the heir to the Samsung empire be jailed for 12 years over his role in the corruption scandal that brought down the country's last president.

Samsung plans $18.6 bn S.Korea investment to widen chip lead

Samsung plans $18.6 bn S.Korea investment to widen chip lead

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday it will invest at least $18.6 billion in South Korea to extend its lead in memory chips and next-generation smartphone displays ...

Six killed in crane collapse at Samsung shipyard

Six killed in crane collapse at Samsung shipyard

Six people died and more than 20 were injured when a crane collapsed at a Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard in South Korea on Monday, Yonhap News Agency said.

Samsung to update software over 'red screen' smartphone

Samsung to update software over 'red screen' smartphone

Electronics giant Samsung will this week offer an unusually early software update for its newly-released Galaxy S8 phone, it said Monday after some consumers complained of red-tinted screens.

Samsung Galaxy S8 phones launched in Qatar

Samsung Galaxy S8 phones launched in Qatar

Samsung Gulf Electronics has launched the Galaxy S8 and S8+ in Qatar. A special event on Monday evening marked the launch of the new smartphones.