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# samsung - Today’s News

Apple faces ebook trial in July after US judge denies bid to postpone it

Apple will now face a trial in July after it was accused of conspiring with publishers to raise ebook prices and impede competitors like Amazon.

# samsung - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Review: Hands on with the Samsung Galaxy S5

Does the latest addition to Samsung’s flagship range do enough to separate itself from previous versions?

# samsung - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Samsung and Apple kick off patent case by dragging Google into the middle of it

Samsung fired back at Apple’s accusations of patent theft by saying it was Google that wrote the Android software used on its phones and tablets.

# samsung - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

So a lot of tech companies had fun with April Fools Day today

Especially Google, but that was already expected.

# samsung - Monday 31 March, 2014

Apple and Samsung return to court again as patent dispute heats up

Apple has accused Samsung of infringing on five patents on newer patents, while Samsung made a counterclaim, saying Apple stole two of its ideas to use on iPhones and iPads.

# samsung - Friday 28 March, 2014

The iPhone 6 is coming in September

That’s what the Japanese are saying anyway.

# samsung - Friday 14 March, 2014

Samsung develops ultrasonic phone case which detects everything around it

The ultrasonic cover detects people and obstacles within a two meter radius, and alerts users to them by sending vibrations or audio cues.

# samsung - Monday 24 February, 2014

Samsung sees fitness in its future as it gives Galaxy S5 a heart rate monitor

The Galaxy S5 and Samsung’s new range of wearable devices all have built-in heart rate monitors and will be released globally on 11th April.

# samsung - Sunday 16 February, 2014

From Weird Wide Web: Romantic Google and Facebook comments landing you in prison Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Romantic Google and Facebook comments landing you in prison

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# samsung - Friday 14 February, 2014

Samsung alarm app helps researchers fight diseases while you sleep

The Power Sleep app, made by Samsung and the University of Vienna, carries out protein calculations that is used to help research into disease like cancer and Alzheimer’s.

# samsung - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Future Samsung phones could track and share your activity with other apps

The company is reportedly working on a new service called Context, which would share app usage, typing, and sensor activity with developers.

# samsung - Monday 27 January, 2014

Google and Samsung call truce with cross-license patent deal

The agreement between the two companies will cover the firms’ existing patents as well as those filed over the next ten years.

# samsung - Friday 10 January, 2014

From Vietnam police investigate riot at Samsung factory Vietnam

Vietnam police investigate riot at Samsung factory

Thirteen people have been injured in the incident, four critically.

# samsung - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Samsung considers bringing eye-scan security to Galaxy S5

The feature would be Samsung’s response to iPhone 5s’ Touch ID and the HTC One Max’s fingerprint sensor.

# samsung - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Samsung earnings fall as mobile growth slows down

Analysts say that the company’s smartphone business was not as lucrative because of higher marketing costs.

From The Daily Edge CRINGE! Director Michael Bay flees the stage after teleprompter fail Morto

CRINGE! Director Michael Bay flees the stage after teleprompter fail

He was at the Samsung live event to promote a new TV.

# samsung - Monday 23 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge This Samsung advert is the most hilariously awful thing you’ll see today Bad Ads

# samsung - Thursday 19 December, 2013

LG and Samsung unveil similar 105-inch TVs on the same day

Same size, same curved screen, and the same screen ratio.

# samsung - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

From The Score VIDEO: Ronaldo, Messi and Rooney team up to take on aliens Galaxy11

VIDEO: Ronaldo, Messi and Rooney team up to take on aliens

Samsung have got a team of the world’s best players on board for their latest campaign.

# samsung - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Buyers’ Guide: Which smartphone is right for you?

With so many quality smartphones out there, which ones should you pay attention to?

# samsung - Friday 22 November, 2013

“Apple doesn’t own beautiful and sexy” – Samsung lawyer reacts to €215 million award

Apple was yesterday awarded an additional $290 million in damages by a jury after Samsung was found to have infringed on their patents.

# samsung - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Five smartphones battling for your Christmas stocking

If you’re thinking of a phone as a Christmas gift, here are a few you should be considering.

# samsung - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Why don’t the new iPhones have 4G connections in Ireland?

It’s because the super-fast networks are yet to be ‘certified’ by Apple.

# samsung - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

US upholds ban on some Samsung devices

The ban had been issued due to patent infringements on Apple products with today’s decision coming as Samsung announced details of their new curved smartphone.

# samsung - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From Samsung to launch smartphone with a curved display Smart Plan

Samsung to launch smartphone with a curved display

The new design will be out next month. It follows on from the company’s launch of a ‘smart watch’ earlier this month.

# samsung - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

After much speculation, Samsung finally unveils smartwatch

The phone can make calls, take photos, receive notifications – basically everything a smartphone can do. But there’s a few catches…

Is this the Samsung ‘Smartwatch’ that’s being launched today?

Some say the device looks ‘clunky’ – what do you think?

# samsung - Thursday 22 August, 2013

How Facebook and other tech giants want to give the whole world internet access

Nokia, Ericsson, Samsung, Qualcomm, MediaTek and Opera are among the companies who want to help bring two-thirds of the world who don’t have internet access online.

# samsung - Monday 13 May, 2013

From The 5 at 5: Monday 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Samsung has tested wireless internet that could download a movie in one second

The South Korean technology firm has tested super-fast fifth generation or 5G wireless technology but it will be a while before its released to the general public.

# samsung - Sunday 28 April, 2013

From The Score In pictures: Thousands hit the streets for Night Run in Dublin Night Out

In pictures: Thousands hit the streets for Night Run in Dublin

Dublin, you looked beautiful tonight.

# samsung - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Facebook to unveil new ‘home’ on Android screens

Facebook is expected to unveil a modified version of Android, which will be more deeply integrated with the social network.

# samsung - Friday 29 March, 2013

9 ways Samsung’s Galaxy S4 is better than the iPhone 5 Fight Fight Fight This post contains images

# samsung - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Google launches Chromebooks in Ireland

Both the Samsung and Acer versions of the laptop will be available, ranging in price from €247 to €379.

# samsung - Friday 15 March, 2013

From The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 has arrived: Here’s what you need to know (pics)

The eye-tracking feature doesn’t quite work as imagined by there’s plenty of nifty new features on Samsung’s latest rival to the iPhone.

# samsung - Monday 4 March, 2013

Judge slashes €1 billion Samsung-Apple penalty in half

Apple had accused its rival of massive and willful copying of its designs and technology for smartphones and tablets.

# samsung - Monday 14 January, 2013

Samsung sells 100 million Galaxy S smartphones

The company launched the first Galaxy S model at the end of May 2010 and has sold 41 million of the newest version of the phone.

# samsung - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Tweets, tablets and patents: 2012 in tech

Has Apple peaked? Has Microsoft lost its way? Is Twitter just here for the tax? Was Instagram worth the $1bn?

# samsung - Thursday 13 December, 2012

From YouTube’s 20 most popular ads in 2012 YouTube

YouTube’s 20 most popular ads in 2012

Snoop Lion rapping about Hot Pockets and a lot of Old Spice…

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