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Singapore-based Swingvy Draws US$7 Million from Samsung-led Investors

Singapore-based Swingvy Draws US$7 Million from Samsung-led Investors

SEOUL, May 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Swingvy, a Singapore-based human resource platform company, said Friday it has raised US$7 million from a group of investors led by South Korean tech giant Samsung’s venture capital investment arm. Swingvy said it has raised the investment in a Series A round of funding led by Samsung Venture Investment [...]

Samsung to Launch Vertical QLED TV Next Month

Samsung to Launch Vertical QLED TV Next Month

SEOUL, Apr. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday it will launch a QLED television in vertical display next month to target tech-savvy youngsters with innovative viewing experiences. The South Korean tech giant said the 43-inch premium television was designed to appeal to those who are familiar with vertical viewing experiences on their [...]

Samsung Postpones Release of Galaxy Fold in U.S. Market

Samsung Postpones Release of Galaxy Fold in U.S. Market

SEOUL, Apr. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Tuesday that it has decided to postpone the release of its Galaxy Fold smartphone in the United States due to problems found with the folding screen and related mechanism. The South Korean tech giant, which originally planned to start selling the world’s first foldable smartphone [...]

Samsung to Collect Old Mobile Phones in 25 Countries for Environmental Protection

Samsung to Collect Old Mobile Phones in 25 Countries for Environmental Protection

SEOUL, Apr. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Group will lead a worldwide program for environmental protection in 25 countries as the company celebrates Earth Day on April 22. Thirteen Samsung subsidiaries including Samsung Electronics Co., Samsung Display Co., Samsung SDI CO. and others will participate in a six-week program to collect old mobile phones from [...]

Samsung Unveils Galaxy A80 with Rotating Camera in Thailand

Samsung Unveils Galaxy A80 with Rotating Camera in Thailand

SEOUL, Apr. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Thursday it has showed off its latest mid-range Galaxy A series with its first rotating camera in Thailand to target tech-savvy consumers in the Southeast Asian nation. The South Korean electronics giant unveiled the Galaxy A80 with a 6.7-inch full screen design without a notch, [...]

Samsung Cinema LED Solution Onyx Makes Inroads into 16 Nations

Samsung Cinema LED Solution Onyx Makes Inroads into 16 Nations

SEOUL, Mar. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co.’s projector-free cinema LED solution has made inroads into 16 countries since its debut two years ago, industry sources said Tuesday. The South Korean tech giant showcased the Samsung Onyx Theater, an LED display brand designed exclusively for cinemas, at CinemaCon, the world’s biggest film industry fair, [...]

Huawei Narrows Gap with Samsung in 2018: Strategy Analytics

Huawei Narrows Gap with Samsung in 2018: Strategy Analytics

SEOUL, Mar. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — China’s Huawei Technologies Co. narrowed its gap with Samsung Electronics Co. in the global smartphone market last year, data showed Sunday, with the smaller rival expected to beat the South Korean tech giant in 2019. According to the data compiled by industry tracker Strategy Analytics, Samsung Electronics took up [...]