# samsung - Yesterday’s News
The company sold 12 million Galaxy S5 units in 90 days, a 40% drop compared to its predecessor, with overstocking a major issue.
# samsung - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
The manufacturer is slashing the number of smartphones it issues by up to one-third.
# samsung - Friday 31 October, 2014
Its net loss for the half year ballooned to nearly €794 million, causing it to replace its mobile chief and cut staff in its global smartphone unit by 15%.
# samsung - Thursday 30 October, 2014
Weak smartphone sales and increased competition meant the company recording its smallest quarterly profit in three years.
# samsung - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
# samsung - Monday 13 October, 2014
The new speeds would allow a 1GB movie to be downloaded in less than three seconds and allow uncompressed HD videos to be streamed in real-time.
# samsung - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
The company has said it expects earnings to be 60% lower than a year earlier, thanks to increased competition in the smartphone market.
# samsung - Friday 3 October, 2014
This was the week in business.
# samsung - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
The company insisted the gap was a part of the phone’s design and doesn’t affect its “functionality or quality”
# samsung - Friday 26 September, 2014
Well played, well played.
# samsung - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
Calling all the aliens.
The device, which was originally scheduled for launch in October, will hit stores in South Korea and China this week before Apple.
# samsung - Monday 22 September, 2014
The new headset, nicknamed Crescent Bay, features a higher resolution and refresh rate, integrated headphones and 360-degree head tracking.
# samsung - Wednesday 17 September, 2014
Company predicts massive losses after writing off more than €1 billion in worthless goodwill for its mobiles.
# samsung - Monday 15 September, 2014
# samsung - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
The company also announced two new smartphones, the Galaxy Note 4 and the Note Edge, at a conference in Berlin.
# samsung - Thursday 28 August, 2014
Despite dropping all claims outside the US, the patent battle between both companies rages on.
# samsung - Friday 22 August, 2014
# samsung - Wednesday 13 August, 2014
# samsung - Wednesday 6 August, 2014
The two companies will continue to pursue existing cases that are taking place in US courts.
# samsung - Tuesday 5 August, 2014
Chineses smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has overtaken Samsung as the top smartphone maker on its home turf, thanks to the popularity of its low-cost RedMi smartphone range.
# samsung - Thursday 31 July, 2014
Slow global sales of smartphones and tablets and rising marketing costs to shift stock were some of the factors Samsung cited as its net profit fell by nearly 20% in the second quarter.
# samsung - Monday 28 July, 2014
The company has said it needs more time to develop Tizen’s ‘ecosystem’ before it releases its smartphone, but no new release date was provided.
# samsung - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
These are not the Androids you are looking for.
# samsung - Monday 14 July, 2014
It has suspended business with the supplier involved.
# samsung - Thursday 10 July, 2014
The company is investigating claims that one of its suppliers in China hired children and student workers under the legal working age and made them work for 11 hours a day without social insurance.
# samsung - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
The company has estimated that its operating profit will fall by 24% compared to the same period a year ago, citing “weak demand” for smartphones and increased competition in China and Europe.
# samsung - Monday 2 June, 2014
Tizen is Samsung’s homegrown operating system which will make its debut on the Samsung Z in Russia later this year.
# samsung - Thursday 29 May, 2014
The Simband is a wearable device which uses numerous sensors to track information like heart rate, movement, body temperature and other metrics on a continuous basis.
# samsung - Monday 26 May, 2014
And it’s also looking for a US product ban on any Samsung device that would infringe its patents.
# samsung - Sunday 25 May, 2014
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# samsung - Friday 23 May, 2014
On top of that, the company is also working on a smartwatch that can work without being tehered to a smartphone and wearable smartglasses designed to compete against Google’s own version.
# samsung - Monday 19 May, 2014
Iris detection is one of the methods Samsung is currently exploring as it looks to improve its security offering.
# samsung - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
The company’s CEO said that it would employ a third party to “make due compensation” to victims and their families.
# samsung - Thursday 8 May, 2014
Chang Dong-hoon will continue to lead Samsung’s design centre which is responsible for the company’s overall design strategy.
# samsung - Saturday 3 May, 2014
But that’s not a big win for the makers of the iPhone.
# samsung - Tuesday 29 April, 2014
The company tried to take out and enforce a patent injunction against Apple, despite it agreeing to pay royalties for its use.
The company made a net profit of $7.3 billion in the first three months of the year, but concerns over its reliance on smartphone sales is growing.
# samsung - Thursday 24 April, 2014
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
Does the latest addition to Samsung’s flagship range do enough to separate itself from previous versions?