Smartwatches cater to fashion, athletes

2015-09-07 10:29

Smart wearable devices are part of a growing ecosystem that should cater to both fashionistas as well as serious athletes.

Sony, LG, Samsung showcase new handsets

2015-09-04 15:55

The IFA international gadget show opened officially on Friday in Berlin, Germany with mobile manufacturers vying to woo consumers with new devices.

Samsung unveils circular smartwatch - without apps

2015-09-01 08:11

Samsung is juicing up its smartwatch with a circular face and more battery life than the Apple Watch, but it's unknown how many apps will be available for it.

Samsung misses wearable glory with Gear set - review

2015-08-14 13:04

Consumers have not truly accepted wearable technology yet, but manufacturers are racing ahead with production.

New Samsung phones take aim at Apple

2015-08-14 07:01

Samsung has unveiled two new smartphones to ramp up its efforts to win over consumers seeking large-screen handsets.

Samsung mulls price drop on Galaxy S6

2015-07-30 11:14

Prices for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge could soon be reduced as the South Korean electronics company looks to build momentum in sales.

SA happy with their smartphones, survey reveals

2015-07-16 20:15

South Africans are very happy with their smartphones, research has revealed.

Samsung launches charm offensive as vote looms

2015-07-13 14:30

A Samsung firm is going all out to coax a legion of undeclared investors into backing an $8bn merger with a sister company.

Samsung targets corporates with security push

2015-07-10 15:25

Samsung's security partnership with BlackBerry is part of a broader strategy to differentiate the South Korean brand for the enterprise rather than consumer market.

Samsung ups security with BlackBerry partnership

2015-07-07 14:27

Samsung and BlackBerry have announced the first results of a partnership designed to provide secure Android smartphones for enterprise users.


Restless nights? Smart devices may help

2015-09-05 10:14

Insomniacs, light sleepers and others who blink bleary eyes every morning could be the next target of technology companies.

Samsung SA reveals VR headset pricing

2015-09-02 12:34

Electronics giant Samsung is selling its virtual reality headset in South Africa at a recommended retail price of R3 499.

Samsung dominates SA smartphone, tablet market

2015-08-26 11:29

Samsung rules the South African smartphone and tablet roost, new research has found.

Samsung confirms new smartphones coming to SA

2015-08-14 10:16

Samsung has confirmed that South Africans will have to wait a few weeks to get their hands on the company's latest gadgets.

Samsung pushes SA to do more exercise

2015-08-03 16:12

Samsung is hoping to push South Africans to do more exercise with a Discovery Vitality partnership.

Shareholders back Samsung $8bn merger plan

2015-07-17 13:30

Samsung C&T shareholders have approved an $8bn takeover offer from sister firm Cheil Industries in a close-run vote.

Court dismisses appeal against Samsung merger

2015-07-16 11:06

A South Korean appeals court has rejected the latest effort by US hedge fund Elliott Associates to block the $8bn merger of two Samsung affiliates.

Cheaper smartphones dominate local growth

2015-07-13 09:11

Lower-priced smartphones are driving growth in the Middle East and Africa, latest research suggests.

BlackBerry blasts snooping proposals

2015-07-09 08:46

The Canadian phone maker has rejected political moves to ban strong encryption, saying that it's a short-sighted policy that would not serve companies or governments.

Soft Galaxy S6 sales hurt Samsung profit

2015-07-07 11:35

Samsung Electronics has forecast lower-than-expected profit in a sign that its much-anticipated Galaxy S6 smartphones failed to lead a meaningful recovery.

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