Samsung secures sixth rank in Best Global Brands 2019 by Interbrand

Samsung Electronics has secured the sixth rank in the ‘Best Global Brands 2019’ study by Interbrand, a US-based consultancy firm. The study pegs the Korean company’s brand value at $61.1 billion – an increase of 2% when compared to last year. Samsung secured the same rank last year as well. …

Samsung will send your selfie and a Galaxy S10 5G into the stratosphere

Samsung Electronics is celebrating its 50th anniversary with an exciting space-themed marketing campaign/contest called SpaceSelfie. The company will launch a Galaxy S10 5G into the Earth’s stratosphere using high-altitude balloons, and Samsung fans will have an opportunity to send a selfie along with it.One of the reasons why SpaceSelfie is …

Samsung’s next Galaxy Fold could switch from polymide to ultra-thin flexible glass

Samsung could fix one of the more prominent Galaxy Fold imperfections next year, as sources cited by ETNews claim that the company will abandon its transparent polyimide solution in favor of flexible ultra-thin glass (UTG).The source states that Samsung Display is already manufacturing the foldable displays for its next foldable …

Samsung UK & Klarna offer more online Galaxy flagship payment options

Samsung Electronics UK and Swedish online financial service provider Klarna have teamed up to offer more payment methods for products sold through Samsung’s online shops.The partnership allows prospective buyers to choose between three additional payment methods at check-out on Samsung.com. Customers in the UK can decide to pay for the …

Galaxy Home continues inching towards release, pops up in Smart Things

Yet more evidence suggesting the Galaxy Home smart speaker is just around the corner emerged this week, this time through Samsung’s own Smart Things app. As seen in the image below, shared with us on Twitter by one of our readers, the Smart Things setup process now features imagery of …

Samsung and Jio demo 5G networking and new 4G use cases at IMC 2019

Samsung and Reliance Jio Infocomm have teamed up to offer a taste of 5G networking at the India Mobile Congress (IMC) 2019 in New Delhi, just one week after Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong visited India, presumably for 5G-related discussions. At IMC 2019, the two companies aim to demonstrate how 5G …

‘Samsung Daily’ trademark hints at new newsfeed app from the company

Samsung has applied for the ‘Samsung Daily’ trademark with the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) yesterday (via Galaxy Club). While the trademark itself doesn’t reveal much, the description in the application suggests a Flipboard-meets-Bixby style newsfeed app for smartphones and tablets. Before we speculate any further, it’s worth reminding …

Samsung heir visiting India, possibly for 5G-related talks

According to Yonhap News, Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong is currently visiting India “to check the world’s largest smartphone maker’s businesses there.” While there’s no official word on his order of business in the country, it is being speculated that Jae-yong’s visit could be in relation to Samsung making further investment …

Tchernobyl : La salle de contrôle du réacteur 4 ouverte aux visiteurs les plus téméraires

Dans la nuit du 26 avril 1986, les ingénieurs poussent un test de sécurité au-delà des limites provoquant l’une des plus grandes catastrophes du 20e siècle. Trente-trois ans plus tard, la fameuse salle de contrôle du réacteur 4 est accessible aux visiteurs les plus téméraires. Équipés de combinaisons pour matériaux …