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Samsung: South Korean multinational conglomerate
The Samsung Group is a South Korean multinational conglomerate headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul. It comprises numerous affiliated businesses, most of them united under the Samsung brand, and is the largest South Korean chaebol.


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Samsung heir indicted over controversial 2015 merger

samsung heir indicted over controversial 2015 merger
Seoul: South Korean prosecutors on Tuesday indicted Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong on charges of stock price manipulation and other financial crimes, setting up what could be a protracted legal battle to..
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Samsung offers facilities for COVID-19 treatment

samsung offers facilities for covid-19 treatment
Seen is Samsung C&T's International Business Management Research Center in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province. Samsung Group on Wednesday offered its facilities for use as treatment centers for COVID-19..
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Corporations aide in Typhoon Haiyan relief effort

Samsung, Toyota, HSBC Bank and Ikea are among the companies pledging money to the relief efforts in the Philippines, Wal-Mart's holiday deals will begin 2 hours earlier than last year and a survey..
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China’s Huawei is now the world’s largest smartphone maker

china’s huawei is now the world’s largest smartphone maker
Huawei overtook Samsung and Apple in the second quarter of 2020 to become the biggest smartphone player in the world for the first time. That’s according to a new report by Canalys which showed that..
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Samsung: Court rejects Lee Jae-yong arrest warrant request

The decision comes after Lee Jae-yong was convicted in 2017 over a political and corporate scandal.
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South Korean court denies arrest warrant request for Samsung heir

A South Korean court on Tuesday denied an arrest warrant request for Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee after prosecutors accused him of accounting fraud and stock manipulation.
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Samsung leader appears in court, waits to hear if he'll be jailed again

Samsung Group's leader, Jay Y. Lee, appeared before a South Korean court on Monday, awaiting a ruling on whether new allegations including accounting fraud and stock manipulation will send him back to..
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Samsung heir appears in court for arrest warrant hearing

Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee appeared in court on Monday for a hearing to determine whether he should be jailed over allegations of accounting fraud, in his latest brush with the law at South Korea's..
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Court to decide whether to jail embattled Samsung heir again

A South Korean court will rule as soon as Monday whether to send Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee back to jail after more than two years of freedom, as new allegations dog the executive and cast a pall..
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South Korea seeks arrest of Samsung heir Lee in succession probe

South Korean prosecutors have requested an arrest warrant for Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee, they said on Thursday, in the investigation of a 2015 merger and alleged accounting fraud in a suspected bid..
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Fired South Korean worker ends year-long tower protest after Samsung apologises

fired south korean worker ends year-long tower protest after samsung apologises
A man dismissed from his job at the Samsung Group in South Korea ended a...
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Samsung Group heir questioned by prosecutors over contentious 2015 deal

Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee on Tuesday was summoned and questioned by prosecutors over a controversial 2015 merger of two of the group's affiliates, Yonhap News Agency said.
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Samsung is making a 150Mp smartphone camera

samsung is making a 150mp smartphone camera
As if the Megapixel race wasn’t crazy enough already, new information suggests that Samsung is working on a whopping 150Mp camera sensor to put in a future smartphone. This huge sensor, around 1in in..
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Apple, Samsung, Google get letter from lawmakers to protect data from period tracker apps

Lawmakers are asking Apple, Google and Samsung to remove period tracker apps that share user health data without their consent from their app stores. - Published

iPhone XR was best-selling smartphone of 2019

iphone xr was best-selling smartphone of 2019
The iPhone XR was the best-selling smartphone model of 2019, according to research from Omida, with Apple and Samsung devices accounting for nine of the top ten. Apple released the iPhone XR in 2018 as..
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Samsung, Hyundai workers self-quarantine as precaution

samsung, hyundai workers self-quarantine as precaution
SEOUL--Some South Korean workers at Samsung Electronics and Hyundai Motor are staying home as a precautionary measure as corporate Korea scrambles to prevent the coronavirus outbreak from disrupting..
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Samsung explains mystery alert sent overnight

samsung explains mystery alert sent overnight
Samsung has apologised after it accidentally sent an alert to thousands of devices...
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U.S. urges EU to use 5G by Ericsson, Nokia, Samsung, seen on par with Huawei

u.s. urges eu to use 5g by ericsson, nokia, samsung, seen on par with huawei
EU countries have no reason to use 5G mobile technology from Huawei because Sweden's Ericsson , Finland's Nokia and South Korea's Samsung are on par with the Chinese group in the field, a senior U.S...
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Galaxy S20 phone has a 108-megapixel camera. What does that even mean?

Smartphones have added cool features, but underlying camera tech has held constant. Until Samsung turned it up to 108. What's with all the megapixels? - Published

COVID-19's impact on 5G will be limited: Samsung, LG

covid-19's impact on 5g will be limited: samsung, lg
Roh Tae-moon, Samsung Electronics' mobile chief, previews the Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G during the Galaxy Unpacked 2020 event at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, Calif., the United States, Feb. 11...
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Samsung unveils compact foldable phone, 5G Galaxy S20 to fend off Apple, Huawei

Samsung Electronics on Tuesday unveiled a foldable smartphone shaped like a large makeup compact and put 5G mobile network capabilities into all of its other flagship devices as it strives to retain..
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Samsung unveils new foldable screen flip phone

Samsung unveiled a new foldable phone, the Galaxy Z Flip. The new phone can unfold from a small square upward into a traditional smartphone form, and will go on sale Feb. 14 starting at $1,380. (Feb... - Published

Samsung unveils foldable Galaxy Z phone, Galaxy S with 5G

Samsung Electronics on Tuesday unveiled a foldable smartphone shaped like a large makeup compact, its second try at a novel technology that the South Korean cell phone maker hopes will set it apart..
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Samsung goes big on 5G, cameras with the Galaxy S20, unveils folding Z Flip phone

Samsung's Galaxy S20 could be the first 5G smartphone you consider. Will next generation wireless and promising camera drive you to buy the flagship? - Published

Galaxy Z Flip: Samsung reveals its new phone during the Oscars

galaxy z flip: samsung reveals its new phone during the oscars
Samsung teases the Galaxy Z Flip phone ahead of its official launch this week. ......
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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite review: Lite on pocket, but not on performance

samsung galaxy note 10 lite review: lite on pocket, but not on performance
Like many, I was smitten by the Samsung Galaxy Note 10+. A huge screen, beautiful design, and the magical stylus. Who would not like to buy the Galaxy Note 10+? But there was one major problem with the..
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Samsung's upgraded Galaxy Buds+ will be iPhone-friendly, according to leak

samsung's upgraded galaxy buds+ will be iphone-friendly, according to leak
It certainly looks like Samsung is getting ready to launch an upgraded set of Galaxy Buds designed to be more appealing to...
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Samsung Galaxy A51 review: Good performance, cameras

samsung galaxy a51 review: good performance, cameras
Keeping up with its promise of launching Galaxy-A series almost every month, Samsung is back with Galaxy A51, its new mid-range premium phone that will directly compete with Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro when..
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The most amazing Super Bowl TV deals at Walmart, Amazon, Best Buy, and more

The Super Bowl is coming, and you can score incredible TV deals from top brands like Samsung, LG, TCL, and more. - Published

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 LTE review: A capable, connected, smartwatch

samsung galaxy watch active2 lte review: a capable, connected, smartwatch
Last year, Samsung introduced a new series of smartwatches called the Galaxy Watch Active, which offered a sleeker design compared to the regular variants. One big change in the Active series was that..
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Samsung Showcases Innovative Retail Solutions to Reinvent the Customer Experience at NRF 2020

samsung showcases innovative retail solutions to reinvent the customer experience at nrf 2020
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 12, 2020-- At this year’s National Retail Federation (NRF): Retail’s Big Show, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. is featuring its latest retail innovations to help..
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Samsung sets up anti-corruption panel as chief faces trials

South Korea's Samsung Group, whose leader faces trials over a bribery scandal involving former president Park Geun-hye, has appointed external experts to a new oversight panel to stamp out criminal..
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Samsung operating profit falls 34% but beats analyst estimates

samsung operating profit falls 34% but beats analyst estimates
Samsung Electronics has projected a fifth straight quarterly decline in profit but that guidance was better than expectations, with analysts forecasting a rebound this year in the memory chip market as..
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CES 2020: Neon's artificial humans 'don't live up to hype'

There was huge interest in the virtual avatars created by Samsung-backed start-up Neon.
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Samsung flags smaller-than-expected fall in fourth quarter profit as chip price fall eases

Samsung Electronics flagged a smaller-than-expected fall in quarterly operating profit, indicating that memory chip prices bottomed out quicker than analysts had anticipated, strengthening hopes of a..
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Samsung fourth quarter profit likely fell 34%, beating market estimates

Samsung Electronics said on Wednesday its operating profit likely slumped 34% in the fourth quarter, beating analysts' forecasts, dogged by a year-long downturn in the memory chip market.
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CES 2020: Samsung shows off Ballie bot that follows you

The bot, named Ballie, has a built-in camera that can capture and store "special moments".
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Samsung announces ‘Privacy Choices’ app for its Smart TVs

samsung announces ‘privacy choices’ app for its smart tvs
With CES 2020 almost here, Samsung is one of the brands that has been announcing products left and right. The company recently announced the Samsung Privacy Choices app. The application is meant to..
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Samsung to draw line under lackluster 2019 with chip revival in store

With Samsung Electronics expected to suffer its biggest annual profit drop in at least a decade, investors are counting on an expected uptick in the memory-chip market to cure the tech giant's ills..
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