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S. Korean Tech Titans to Show Off Premium TVs, Smartphones at IFA

S. Korean Tech Titans to Show Off Premium TVs, Smartphones at IFA

SEOUL, Sept. 2 (Korea Bizwire) – It’s about time to start the last but not least important technology show of the year, and South Korean electronics giants are getting ready to show off their latest televisions and smartphones at IFA this week. IFA, or Internationale Funkausstellung, Europe’s biggest tech show, is set to run from [...]

LG to Make Appliances Compatible with Amazon Echo Smart Speaker

LG to Make Appliances Compatible with Amazon Echo Smart Speaker

SEOUL, Aug. 28 (Korea Bizwire) – LG Electronics Inc. said Sunday that it will make its appliances work with Amazon Echo smart speakers as part of an ongoing process to expand into the artificial intelligence business arena. The global electronics manufacturer said it plans to showcase its appliances working with Amazon’s Alexa voice-controlled intelligent speaker at the Internationale Funkausstellung (IFA) in Berlin that kicks off on Friday. LG said that while Echo does not respond to Korean voice command at present, research [...]

LG Electronics to Release New Tablet PC This Week

LG Electronics to Release New Tablet PC This Week

SEOUL, Sept. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s No. 2 tech giant LG Electronics Inc. said Wednesday it plans to roll out a new tablet PC this week, in line with its latest efforts to shore up its mobile device business facing a slump. The 10.1-inch G Pad II, first introduced at the Internationale Funkausstellung [...]

Samsung Expected to Unveil Next Flagship Phablet, Presumably Galaxy Note 5, in mid-August

Samsung Expected to Unveil Next Flagship Phablet, Presumably Galaxy Note 5, in mid-August

SEOUL, July 28 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s top tech giant Samsung Electronics on Tuesday sent out invitations for what is expected to be an unveiling event of its next flagship phablet, presumably the Galaxy Note 5, on Aug. 13 in New York. The invitation from the South Korea-based top smartphone maker has a picture of [...]

Samsung to Stage Another Smartphone Battle with Apple this September

Samsung to Stage Another Smartphone Battle with Apple this September

SEOUL, July 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics is poised to stage another battle with archrival Apple to grab a bigger share of the global smartphone market by releasing devices with wider screens at an international trade show in September, market watchers said Monday. While Samsung has yet to announce the detailed schedule of its next phablet lineup, [...]

Samsung Pay to Be Available in US in September

Samsung Pay to Be Available in US in September

SEOUL, June 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics said Wednesday it will launch a mobile payment platform in South Korea and the United States around September. Samsung Pay will be available upon the release of Samsung’s next flagship model around September, and the company will gradually expand sales to China, Europe, Australia [...]