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Korean Firms Disappointed with World’s Largest Tech Expo Going Online-only in 2021

Korean Firms Disappointed with World’s Largest Tech Expo Going Online-only in 2021

SEOUL, July 29 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean firms on Wednesday lamented the world’s largest tech expo’s decision to hold the event online next year due to the novel coronavirus pandemic as they seek ways to better promote their new technology and products. The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has announced that the Consumer Electronics Show [...]

Secret Behind Samsung’s Unwillingness to Make Dehumidifier Despite Rising Demand

Secret Behind Samsung’s Unwillingness to Make Dehumidifier Despite Rising Demand

SEOUL, July 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Despite the increase in sales of dehumidifiers in recent days thanks to the prolonged rainy season, Samsung Electronics Co. remains unwilling to resume the production of dehumidifiers, raising curiosity about why. In 2017, Samsung stopped the sales of dehumidifiers, which it sold on an original equipment manufacturing (OEM) basis. [...]

Dyson’s New Vacuum Cleaner with Omnidirectional Head Makes Global Debut in S. Korea

Dyson’s New Vacuum Cleaner with Omnidirectional Head Makes Global Debut in S. Korea

SEOUL, July 23 (Korea Bizwire) — British home appliance maker Dyson Ltd. on Thursday launched its new vacuum cleaner with an omnidirectional head for the first time in the world in South Korea as it aims to boost sales here. The Omni-glide features an omnidirectional head that allows consumers to remove dust easily in tight [...]

Galaxy Note 20 Tipped to be Samsung’s Cheapest 5G Flagship Smartphone

Galaxy Note 20 Tipped to be Samsung’s Cheapest 5G Flagship Smartphone

SEOUL, July 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co.’s new phablet, the Galaxy Note 20, may be its cheapest 5G flagship mobile device in recent years, industry sources here said Thursday, as the company tries to boost handset sales amid the pandemic. According to the sources, Samsung could release the Galaxy Note 20 with a [...]