Samsung chairman indicted for allegedly suppressing labor unions

Today, the board chairman of Samsung, Lee Sang-hoon, was indicted by South Korean prosecutors for illegally sabotaging a labor union. This comes after years of whispers about Samsung’s intolerance of labor unions, according to Bloomberg. Twenty-seven other people from Samsung and its partner companies have also been indicted. The charges stem from 2013, when Sang-hoon […]

Samsung launches its first Android Go smartphone

Samsung has revealed its first smartphone created specifically for Android Go, Google’s stripped-down mobile OS. The Korean manufacturer has been making affordable phones for a long time, and they’ve been doing quite well in developing markets where they’re being sold. It’s really no surprise that it has conjured up a Go phone of its own […]

Fortnite Galaxy skin: Samsung Note 9, Tab S4 release begins, wider launch coming soon?

The Fortnite Galaxy skin is back in the headlines as it gets closer to the time of its launch. Live gameplay of the new ‘Galaxy’ skin in action was shown off tonight by Twitch streamer Ninja, one of the first official times the outfit has been used on live servers. This was made possible by […]

Samsung just announced the Galaxy Note 9 — and it has the same price tag as the iPhone X

Samsung Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 9 smartphone on Thursday during an event in Brooklyn, New York. The phone comes with high-end specs and design, as well as the Note line’s signature S Pen stylus. Samsung added new features to the S Pen stylus, like remote camera control. The base model of the phone will […]

Samsung makes the Galaxy Note9 official with big battery upgrade

Samsung NEW YORK CITY—Samsung has officially taken the wraps off the Galaxy Note9. The phone follows closely in the footsteps of the Galaxy Note8 but with new specs, a bigger battery, and a few other upgrades. First up, the specs. Samsung’s $ 999 smartphone has a 6.4-inch 2960×1440 OLED display—a 0.1-inch upgrade over last year—6GB or 8GB […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 hands-on: The Android tablet for multitaskers

Good Android tablets are increasingly hard to find, maybe because so few people actually buy them anymore. But for those who are looking for one, Samsung’s Galaxy Tab line remains one of the best in the category. It’s nice to see, then, that the company has continued to update the device, launching today the Galaxy […]

Chase links its payment app to Samsung Pay so you’ll actually use it

Do you use Chase Pay for your retail shopping? No? We won’t blame you — its insistence on using QR codes for purchases makes it far less convenient than tap-to-pay services, not to mention less common. Now, however, it’s admitting that it needs to get with the times. Chase has introduced an option to link […]