Orange offers SA pre-order on latest Samsung, HTC phones

2015-03-04 13:19

Despite only being announced just days ago, the latest smartphones are likely to be available to South Africans long before the local official release.

SA sets selfie world record

2015-02-26 14:20

Snapping selfies is now one of South Africa’s many achievements in the Guinness World Book of Records.

Over 12 000 South Africans in selfie record bid

2015-02-09 11:47

South Africans have turned up in their thousands to be part of a bid to set a selfie world record.

Samsung profit takes big hit

2015-01-29 10:33

Samsung Electronics has reported its first annual earnings decline in three years.

Samsung has $63bn cash pile for tech takeovers

2015-01-26 09:55

Whether or not Samsung has BlackBerry in its sights, it should spend some of its $63 billion of cash on takeovers say experts.

Why a Samsung-BlackBerry deal could make sense

2015-01-16 10:30

Despite Samsung denying reports that it wants to make a $7.5 billion takeover offer for BlackBerry, tech industry watchers are still dissecting the possibilities of such a deal.

Samsung starts selling Tizen smartphone

2015-01-14 14:37

Samsung Electronics has started selling a $90 smartphone in India that runs on the company's Tizen software rather than Google's Android.

Samsung tips annual profit fall

2015-01-08 08:55

Samsung Electronics has confirmed expectations for its first annual profit decline since 2011.

Five of 2014’s weirdest mobile apps

2014-12-31 11:55

From navigating a bird through tricky obstacles to just saying ‘Yo’ and viewing medical patients’ images online, 2014 has been interesting for mobile application ideas.

Samsung Cheil doubles upon debut

2014-12-19 11:29

Shares in Cheil Industries, the de facto holding company of Samsung Group, have doubled in the latest in a series of steps toward generational succession for South Korea's largest conglomerate.


Samsung ditches plastic in Galaxy S6

2015-03-02 09:10

Samsung, locked in a tight race with Apple to be the world's biggest smartphone maker, has unveiled an important new phone.

Concerns that Samsung smart TV could spy on you

2015-02-11 09:32

Samsung has clarified a privacy statement after concerns about the potential for smart TVs to eavesdrop.

Samsung to expand range of smart appliances

2015-02-04 11:00

Samsung is to launch a range of smart refrigerators, air conditioners and washing machines as its seeks to expand its business in internet-connected homes.

SA selfie fans aim to set record

2015-01-28 10:01

South Africans will have the opportunity to be part of a new world record attempt and all it takes is a pout, smile and click.

Samsung 'approached' BlackBerry about $7.5bn buyout

2015-01-24 09:28

Samsung Electronics recently approached BlackBerry about buying the smartphone maker for as much as $7.5bn in a play for its patent portfolio.

BlackBerry, Samsung deny takeover talks

2015-01-15 07:45

BlackBerry and Samsung Electronics have denied a report that they are in talks for Samsung to make a takeover offer for the Canadian company.

Android smartphone survival guide

2015-01-08 10:15

If it's time to upgrade your phone, the odds are that you might opt for an Android-powered device. Check out our Android survival guide.

Samsung takes on Google in the TV software space

2015-01-05 08:50

Samsung’s Tizen software, which is a competitor to Android, is moving from phones to big-screen TVs as the South Korean company tries to capitalise on smart homes.

Samsung killing off ChatOn app

2014-12-19 14:20

South Korean electronics giant Samsung plans discontinuing its messenger application ChatOn in early 2015.

Samsung keeps mobile chief despite profit plunge

2014-12-01 08:30

Samsung has retained the chief of its mobile business despite a steep decline in mobile profit and growing competition as the group opts for stability over change.

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