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Samsung Electronics Enters Emergency Mode after Posting Disappointing 2Q Results

Samsung Electronics Enters Emergency Mode after Posting Disappointing 2Q Results

SEOUL, Aug. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics has entered an “emergency mode,” following the mediocre sales performance of the Galaxy. Some within the company are talking about the possibility of a downsizing or a major reshuffling. In a leader-less situation, Samsung’s state of panic is getting more serious. As expected, the second-quarter financial results released on July [...]

Samsung Launches World’s First Broadband LTE-A Smartphone

Samsung Launches World’s First Broadband LTE-A Smartphone

Seoul, Korea, Jun. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics announced the Galaxy S5 Broadband LTE-A, a new smartphone featuring an advanced multimedia experience and the fastest download, web browsing, multimedia streaming and application loading speeds. As the world’s first, commercially available Broadband LTE-A (Cat.6) smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S5 Broadband LTE-A combines the technological innovations [...]

Samsung Introduces “Cross-category” TV Commercials

Samsung Introduces “Cross-category” TV Commercials

SEOUL, June 10 (Korea Bizwire) – Preparing for a big battle prior to the forthcoming world soccer event in Brazil, Samsung Electronics began a unique TV marketing promotion in which various products including the Curved UHD TV, Smart Air-conditioner, Chef Collection Refrigerator, Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit are featured together. In it, Samsung introduced a new commercial [...]

Samsung Unveils First Episode of “Galaxy 11: The Match” Video Signaling Final Stage of Team’s Journey

Samsung Unveils First Episode of “Galaxy 11: The Match” Video Signaling Final Stage of Team’s Journey

SEOUL, Korea, Jun. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. released the first episode of the highly anticipated “Galaxy 11: The Match” video after months of fan speculation and excitement around the outcome of the “winner takes the Earth” match. In addition to the video being available to fans around the world to enhance [...]

Samsung Ignites Global Soccer Campaign “Galaxy 11”

Samsung Ignites Global Soccer Campaign “Galaxy 11”

SEOUL, May 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Electronics is actively engaging in global soccer campaigns by offering various contents through an imaginary “Galaxy 11” soccer club. “Galaxy 11” is a soccer team consisting of the world’s-best footballers including Lionel Messi of Argentina, Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal and Lee Chung-Yong of Korea. Through various programs based [...]

Samsung Announces Worldwide Commercial Availability of KNOX™ 2.0 on Galaxy S5

Samsung Announces Worldwide Commercial Availability of KNOX™ 2.0 on Galaxy S5

Seoul, May 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics announced the global availability of KNOX 2.0, the company’s end-to-end secure mobile platform designed to provide advanced data and privacy protection for enterprise users. It provides better support for IT departments looking for reassurance and convenience as they implement and manage their Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) [...]

[Feature] Another Shame on Korea, Samsung’s “Poor” Crisis Management

[Feature] Another Shame on Korea, Samsung’s “Poor” Crisis Management

SEOUL, Korea, April 24, 2014 (Korea Bizwire) – Recently, The Wall Street Journal published a story doubting the crisis management ability of the Korean government revealed in the tragic accident of the sunken ferry Sewol. In it, the world-renowned news media said the leadership of President Park Geun-hye is being tested with several mishaps committed [...]

LG and Pantech on a Special Mission to Outpace Samsung Galaxy S5

LG and Pantech on a Special Mission to Outpace Samsung Galaxy S5

SEOUL, Korea, April 16, 2014 (Korea Bizwire) – LG Electronics and Pantech are trying to catch up with Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy S5 by moving up the release dates of their new smartphone models. LG Electronics plans to reveal the G3 within the first half of 2014. Recently, an LG Electronics executive said, “Within the first [...]

“Kill Switch” to Disable Stolen or Lost Smartphones

“Kill Switch” to Disable Stolen or Lost Smartphones

SEOUL, Korea, April 11 (Korea Bizwire) – Starting from Galaxy S5 by Samsung Electronics, smartphones that have been stolen or lost will be unavailable for re-use. To prevent consumer losses from the rapidly increasing number of losses and thefts of smartphones, Korea’s Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning has announced on April 10 to [...]

Samsung to Roll out Galaxy S5 Earlier Than Schedule

Samsung to Roll out Galaxy S5 Earlier Than Schedule

SEOUL, Korea, Mar 27 (Korea Bizwire) – Amid the suspension of business of three major mobile communications carriers in Korea due to breaches in telecom regulation, Samsung Electronics is expected to begin rolling out its strategic smartphone “Galaxy S5” from March 27 in Korea, about a half month earlier than overseas markets. According to a [...]