Entries in 'samsung' (20)

Samsung Next to invest $150m in European start-ups, with focus on AR and VR

Samsung Next to invest $150m in European start-ups, with focus on AR and VR

Samsung’s innovation and investment programme, Samsung Next, has announced its expansion to Europe with a first investment targeting tech start-ups. 

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jul 17th 2017 at 10:55AM in News
Samsung Gear VR was secretly devised at id Software, ZeniMax claims

Samsung Gear VR was secretly devised at id Software, ZeniMax claims

The legal war between Bethesda owner ZeniMax and Oculus has stepped up yet another level.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 16th 2017 at 10:11AM in News
Samsung Galaxy S8 breaks S7 records

Samsung Galaxy S8 breaks S7 records

It appears that Samsung has not been badly damaged by the Galaxy Note 7 scandal.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 25th 2017 at 10:44AM in News
Gear VR

New Gear VR will be 'neck-and-neck' with Google Daydream in 2017 - SuperData

Samsung's second-generation Gear VR headset is estimated to ship 6.7m units this year, says market research firm SuperData, putting it "neck-and-neck" with Google's Daydream devices.

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Apr 20th 2017 at 10:20AM in News

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Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 could make a comeback

Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 could make a comeback

The controversial Samsung Galaxy Note 7 might be making a surprise return to the market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 3rd 2017 at 10:53AM in News
Samsung Gear VR

Samsung Gear VR has sold 5m units

Samsung revealed yesterday it has shipped five million units of its Gear VR headset since launch.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 5th 2017 at 10:10AM in News
Samsung concludes Galaxy Note 7 investigation

Samsung concludes Galaxy Note 7 investigation

It is understood that Samsung now knows why its ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 handsets were catching fire.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 20th 2016 at 10:28AM in News
Update will cripple remaining Galaxy Note 7 handsets

Update will cripple remaining Galaxy Note 7 handsets

Are you a Galaxy Note 7 user? We are the bearers of bad news.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 12th 2016 at 10:43AM in News

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Samsung targets remaining Note 7 owners with network cut-off

Samsung targets remaining Note 7 owners with network cut-off

Galaxy Note 7 owners who have refused to hand over their handsets will soon find themselves unable to use mobile data in some territories.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 7th 2016 at 10:58AM in News
Note 7

YouTube blocks Samsung's copyright claim on exploding Note 7 GTA mod video

After Samsung filed a copyright claim on a video showcasing the GTA V mod where bombs are replaced with Note 7 phones, YouTube basically told them to get stuffed.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 21st 2016 at 12:40PM in News
GTA V Note 7

Samsung blocks video of GTA V mod that turns the Note 7 into a bomb

Samsung has issued a takedown notice to a video on YouTube showcasing a GTA V mod that replaces the game’s sticky bombs with the Note 7 phone.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 20th 2016 at 11:03AM in News
Steam Link

Future Samsung TV's will have the Steam Link built in

Valve’s Steam Link device will be built into future Samsung TV’s, removing the need to buy an extra piece of hardware to stream games to your living room.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 13th 2016 at 2:42PM in News

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Note 7

Samsung is reportedly unable to recreate the exploding Note 7 issue

Samsung has not been able to get any of its Note 7 devices to catch fire and explode, despite hundreds of people working on the issue.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 12th 2016 at 1:22PM in News
Gear VR

The Gear VR app has been disabled on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Oculus has dropped support for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 with its Gear VR platform.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 11th 2016 at 10:36AM in News
Note 7

Samsung officially halts production of the Note 7, tells users to "power down"

It looks like the days of exploding Samsung Galaxy Note 7s are over as Samsung has told all users to “power down.”

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 11th 2016 at 10:21AM in News
Note 7

Production of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 reportedly suspended

According to reports from South Korea production of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has been suspended.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Oct 10th 2016 at 10:43AM in News

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Exploding batteries lead to Galaxy Note 7 recall

Exploding batteries lead to Galaxy Note 7 recall

Samsung is recalling its latest high-end smartphone after a number of reports citing overheating and explosions.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 2nd 2016 at 1:30PM in News
Samsung and Oculus' Gear VR hits 1m users

Samsung and Oculus' Gear VR hits 1m users

Over one million people have used Samsung’s Gear VR headset in the last month.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 12th 2016 at 11:57AM in News
'4D' VR headphones use electrical signals to mimic feeling of movement

'4D' VR headphones use electrical signals to mimic feeling of movement

Your VR demo can be a flash as you like, but when the user is sitting in a chair in their pants there’s only so much illusion your clever programming ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 18th 2016 at 3:36PM in News
Samsung giving away Gear VR with Galaxy S7 pre-orders

Samsung giving away Gear VR with Galaxy S7 pre-orders

Consumers pre-ordering Samsung’s new Galaxy S7 smartphone will be receiving its Gear VR headset free of charge.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Feb 23rd 2016 at 12:32PM in News