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January 7, 2019  

Home items are getting smarter and creepier, like it or not

Having a smart kitchen, laundry room or bathroom might seem attractive, but there are serious privacy implications at stake.

News Electronics General
October 10, 2018  

Montreal to host annual world artificial intelligence summit through 2021

Quebec’s largest city has become a global hub for research in AI.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
August 8, 2018  

Samsung plans $22B for artificial intelligence, autos

Will increase the number of artificial intelligence researchers to 1,000 at its AI centres around the world.

News Government General
June 6, 2018  

Canada to hold key 5G spectrum auction in 2020: Innovation Minister Bains

Telecoms want auction sooner.

News Manufacturing General
March 19, 2018  

Samsung launches second appliance line at South Carolina facility

About 650 employees are now working on the two washing machine lines.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
August 25, 2017  

Samsung heir sentenced to 5 years in prison

Lee Jae-yong found guilty of offering bribes to South Korea’s former president.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
July 28, 2017  

Samsung ends Intel’s more than two decade reign in microchips

Leads in manufacturing the high-tech commodity of memory chips for mobile devices.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
July 18, 2017  

Samsung to recover rare metals, components from Galaxy Note 7s

Will retrieve 157 tons of gold, silver, cobalt, copper and other metals from millions of recalled phones.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Production
July 4, 2017  

Samsung to invest $19B in chip, display plants

Global memory chip industry is enjoying a massive boom thanks to a surge in demand for microchips.

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June 28, 2017  

Samsung investing $380M in South Carolina, creating 950 jobs

Home appliance production at a former Caterpillar plant is expected to start early next year.

News Manufacturing General
March 9, 2017  

Internet connected ‘smart’ devices are stupid about security

A growing dependency on network-connected technologies is outpacing the means to secure them.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
February 16, 2017  

Samsung’s billionaire heir tries to avert arrest in court

Prosecutors have less than two weeks to investigate the corruption scandal.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production Technology
January 23, 2017  

Samsung says Note 7 battery design, manufacturing caused fires

Samsung permanently dropped the phone in October, at an estimated cost of at least $5.3 billion.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 3, 2017  

Samsung, Hyundai Motor see growing uncertainties in 2017

Slow growth in key markets and trade protectionism cited.

News Manufacturing General Technology
December 7, 2016  

High court sides with Samsung in patent dispute with Apple

Not required to pay all the profits from 11 phone models; features copied from iPhone only part of Samsung’s devices.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 14, 2016  

Samsung Electronics buys auto systems maker Harman for $8B

US manufacturer provides connected cars and audio systems with safety and entertainment features.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Production
November 7, 2016  

Class action lawsuit filed against Samsung over Note 7 phones

Claim alleges Samsung was negligent because should have known the devices could harm consumers.

News Manufacturing General Technology
October 24, 2016  

527 South Koreans to sue Samsung on Galaxy Note 7 recall

They want compensation for costs to visit shops to exchange their phones, delays and psychological harm.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
October 17, 2016  

US, Canada ban Samsung Galaxy Note 7 from airliners

Those who try to evade the US ban by packing the phones in checked luggage may be subject to criminal prosecution and fines

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Operations Production
October 14, 2016  

Samsung Note 7 recall to cost at least $5.3B

Electronics-maker has slashed its Q3 profit forecast by $2.6 billion, which could wipe out its entire mobile business profit.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
October 13, 2016  

Canadians can start returning their Galaxy Note 7 smartphones

Now Samsung must begin the process of winning back consumer confidence.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
October 11, 2016  

Turn off your Galaxy Note 7 and step away…

Samsung halts production of the smartphones as fresh problems emerge.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
September 12, 2016  

Samsung urges all consumers to stop using Galaxy Note 7

Global recall urges users to return phones for a replacement.

News General Technology
September 8, 2016  

Samsung releases Canada details of Galaxy Note 7 recall

Voluntary exchange for smartphone model following reports of exploding batteries.

News General Technology
September 1, 2016  

Samsung delays Galaxy Note 7 shipments in South Korea

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — Samsung has delayed shipments

News Automotive Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 15, 2016  

Samsung in talks to invest in Chinese electric car maker

Company said the move would strengthen its semiconductor business for vehicles.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General
March 24, 2016  

Samsung to give up authoritarian ways, emulate startups

Executives to sign a statement promising to scrap the company’s traditional practices.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
January 12, 2016  

Samsung reaches partial agreement on workplace safety

External committee to ensure workers’ health information is preserved and chemicals spot checks are conducted

News Manufacturing General
December 15, 2015  

Samsung wants $399M smartphone award tossed

Appealing to US Supreme Court over Apple patent dispute

News Electronics Manufacturing Minerals General Technology
September 30, 2015  

Cracking the mystery of why phone screens break

As glass gets stronger, phones get bigger, thinner.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
September 2, 2015  

Bublcam 360 degree camera raises $4.6M, makes leadership changes

Team of investors includes technology giant Samsung.

News General Technology
August 17, 2015  

LG Display to focus on OLED over LCD

Chinese rival manufacturers are narrowing the gap.