How do you recover from one of the most disastrous episodes in consumer electronics history? That’s the challenge Samsung has confronted in the months leading up to today’s announcement of the Galaxy Note 8. Undeterred by the battery catastrophe that led to a complete recall and effective cancellation of the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung just unveiled its successor today.
23 Aug 2017, business.mega.mu
A video showing how to defeat Samsung's iris scanner has appeared online. It seems almost implausible that this would be enough to get around security that Samsung claims is 100 times more secure than fingerprints.
25 May 2017, business.mega.mu
South Korean prosecutors charged Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee with bribery and embezzlement on Tuesday as the top conglomerate announced the dismantling of its corporate strategy office, the latest developments in a graft scandal that has rocked the country.
02 Mar 2017, business.mega.mu
Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested on Friday over his alleged role in a corruption scandal rocking the highest levels of power in South Korea, dealing a fresh blow to the technology giant and standard-bearer for Asia's fourth-largest economy.
17 Feb 2017, business.mega.mu
The vice chairman and billionaire heir apparent of Samsung, Jay Y. Lee, is the latest high-profile figure to be implicated in the presidential corruption scandal that has rocked South Korea.
16 Jan 2017, business.mega.mu
La compagnie d’aviation nationale Air Mauritius, par voie de communiqué samedi 22 octobre, indique avoir pris la décision d’interdire les phablettes Samsung Galaxy Note 7 sur ses avions.
23 Oct 2016, business.mega.mu
Samsung has agreed to acquire Viv, an AI and assistant system co-founded by Dag Kittlaus, Adam Cheyer and Chris Brigham — who created Siri, which was acquired by Apple in 2010. The three left Apple in the years after the acquisition and founded Viv in 2012.
18 Oct 2016, business.mega.mu
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Friday said it expected to take a hit to its operating profit of about US$3 billion over the next two quarters due to the discontinuation of its fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 smartphone.
14 Oct 2016, business.mega.mu
The Consumer Product Safety Commission issues an official recall notice, and Samsung throws in a $100 credit to encourage people to turn in their phones.
13 Oct 2016, business.mega.mu
Samsung just officially ended the Note 7, barely two months after it launched. The full implications for Samsung are yet to be seen, but it's undeniably a huge blow to its mobile reputation.
12 Oct 2016, business.mega.mu
Samsung has announced it's ending production of the Galaxy Note 7 around the world, pulling the plug on the phone after a months-long controversy over its defective, dangerous batteries.
11 Oct 2016, business.mega.mu
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd suspended production of its flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, a source said on Monday, after reports of fires in replacement devices added to the tech giant's worst ever recall crisis.
10 Oct 2016, business.mega.mu
A replacement model of the fire-prone Samsung Note 7 smartphone began smoking inside a U.S. plane on Wednesday, the family that owns it said, prompting fresh investigations by the Consumer Product Safety Commission and the Federal Aviation Administration.
06 Oct 2016, business.mega.mu
Nearly two weeks after Samsung recalled the Galaxy Note 7 due to the risk of explosion, the device is still being used just as frequently by its owners.
15 Sep 2016, business.mega.mu
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's shares fell to their lowest level in nearly two months on Monday after the tech giant told customers to switch off and return their new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones due to fire-prone batteries.
12 Sep 2016, business.mega.mu
U.S. air-safety regulator also asks that the recalled smartphones not be stowed in any checked baggage
09 Sep 2016, business.mega.mu
Samsung a effectué un rappel de son dernier smartphone le Note 7. À Maurice, le lancement initialement prévu au début du mois d’octobre 2016 est reporté à une date ultérieure.
07 Sep 2016, business.mega.mu
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will replace all Galaxy Note 7 smartphones equipped with fire-prone batteries and halt sales of the flagship product in 10 markets, a devastating blow for what had been a revival in the firm's mobile business.
02 Sep 2016, business.mega.mu
Samsung phone that is advertised as being "water resistant" actually isn't, accoring to Consumer Reports.
14 Jul 2016, business.mega.mu
For millions of people around the world Apple or Samsung will be their toughest gadget decision of 2016. Yes, the (controversial) iPhone 7 is just two months away but many won’t wait.
07 Jul 2016, business.mega.mu