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Samsung Galaxy Z, S, Note, A, M and Tab series devices launched after 2019 will now get at least four years of security updates
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Samsung Galaxy Z, S, Note, A, M and Tab series devices launched after 2019 will now get at least four years of security updates

The list of devices that are eligible for the four-year security updates includes 40 Galaxy smartphones and tablets.

Samsung unveils new 50 MP ISOCELL GN2 sensor with 4K at 120 fps video recording
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Samsung unveils new 50 MP ISOCELL GN2 sensor with 4K at 120 fps video recording

ISOCELL GN2 is Samsung’s first image sensor with Dual Pixel Pro – the company’s most advanced phase-detection auto-focus solution till date.

South Korean court sentences Samsung Electronics vice chairman Lee Jae-yong for 2.5 years in prison due to corruption
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South Korean court sentences Samsung Electronics vice chairman Lee Jae-yong for 2.5 years in prison due to corruption

In a much-anticipated retrial, the Seoul High Court found Lee guilty of bribing then-President Park Geun-hye and her close confidante to win government support for a merger between two Samsung affiliates

CES 2021: Samsung to host an event at 7.30 pm IST today, may unveil Neo QLED TVs with Mini-LED
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CES 2021: Samsung to host an event at 7.30 pm IST today, may unveil Neo QLED TVs with Mini-LED

Samsung also announced that it will be taking the path of ‘Going Green’ in terms of its television business.

Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee dies at age 78, after steering the company’s rise into a global electronics giant
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Samsung chairman Lee Kun-hee dies at age 78, after steering the company’s rise into a global electronics giant

Lee leaves behind immense wealth, with Forbes estimating his fortune at $16 billion as of January 2017.

Lee Kun-Hee dies at 78: Chairman of Samsung Electronics transformed company into global tech giant
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Lee Kun-Hee dies at 78: Chairman of Samsung Electronics transformed company into global tech giant

Lee inherited control from his father in 1987 and during his nearly 30 years of leadership, Samsung Electronics became a global brand and the world’s largest maker of smartphones, televisions, and memory chips

Samsung Electronics expects profit decline in April-June quarter as coronavirus pandemic hits sales
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Samsung Electronics expects profit decline in April-June quarter as coronavirus pandemic hits sales

Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday its operating profit for the first three months of 2020 rose 3.4 percent from a year earlier driven by increasing demands for computer chips

Coronavirus outbreak: India plans to airlift components from China to help local tech industry; other sectors explore airfreight option too
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Coronavirus outbreak: India plans to airlift components from China to help local tech industry; other sectors explore airfreight option too

India’s technology ministry has asked electronics and smartphone industry lobby groups to draw up a list of components made in China which then can be airlifted, two of the officials said.

Apple warns sales to fall short of target due to coronavirus impact; co's manufacturing facilities in China 'ramping up slowly'
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Apple warns sales to fall short of target due to coronavirus impact; co's manufacturing facilities in China 'ramping up slowly'

Apple said it will reopen China stores “as steadily and safely as we can,” while global supplies of iPhones will be limited as manufacturers work toward operating plants at full capacity

Samsung Electronics has named President Roh Tae-moon as its new mobile chief
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Samsung Electronics has named President Roh Tae-moon as its new mobile chief

Former mobile chief DJ Koh will continue to lead Samsung’s IT & mobile communications (IM) division.

Samsung appoints anti-corruption panel as former president Park Geun-hyes faces bribery scandal
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Samsung appoints anti-corruption panel as former president Park Geun-hyes faces bribery scandal

This panel would monitor potential misconduct at group companies, including flagship Samsung Electronics.

Qualcomm hints 2020 iPhones may support 5G, expects 200 million 5G phones to be sold
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Qualcomm hints 2020 iPhones may support 5G, expects 200 million 5G phones to be sold

Qualcomm CFO says that another set of flagship devices will adopt 5G in the next year.

Google owner Alphabet in bid to buy Fitbit; wearable device maker's shares jump 27%, m-cap at $1.4 bn
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Google owner Alphabet in bid to buy Fitbit; wearable device maker's shares jump 27%, m-cap at $1.4 bn

There is no certainty that the negotiations between Google and Fitbit will lead to any deal, the sources said, asking not to be identified because the matter is confidential.

Govt scraps 5% import duty on open cell TV panel; move will make LED TVs cheaper
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Govt scraps 5% import duty on open cell TV panel; move will make LED TVs cheaper

In a bid to boost domestic manufacturing, the government has removed 5 percent customs duty imposed on import of open-cell TV panel, which are used in the manufacturing of LED TVs

Japan restricts export of high-tech materials used in smartphone displays to Korea
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Japan restricts export of high-tech materials used in smartphone displays to Korea

The materials to be restricted includes fluorinated polyimide which is used in smartphone displays.

US-China trade tensions kick Asian business confidence to 10-year low, little signs of easing soon, finds survey
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US-China trade tensions kick Asian business confidence to 10-year low, little signs of easing soon, finds survey

China’s economy is also feeling the heat, with industrial output growth sliding to a 17-year low in May.

Samsung still not confirming shipping date for Galaxy Fold, could cancel pre-orders
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Samsung still not confirming shipping date for Galaxy Fold, could cancel pre-orders

Samsung closed Galaxy Fold pre-orders earlier due to what it said was “high demand”.

Samsung Electronics bets on better second half after posting weakest profit in more than two years in first quarter
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Samsung Electronics bets on better second half after posting weakest profit in more than two years in first quarter

Hit by falls in chip prices and slowing demand for display panels, Samsung posted operating profit of 6.2 trillion won ($5.4 billion) in the quarter ended March

Samsung reports a 40 percent drop in profits in its mobile business in Q1 2019
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Samsung reports a 40 percent drop in profits in its mobile business in Q1 2019

Samsung's revenue fell 13.5 percent to 52.4 trillion won, also in line with its earlier estimates.