Samsung to Sell First LiMo Handset in S. Korea
Today Samsung, SK Telecom and the LiMo Foundation announced that Samsung will bring S. Korea's first LiMo compliant handset to market by the end of the year. The Samsung SCH-M510 features a 3.5-inch WVGA AMOLED display and a 5 megapixel camera with autofocus. It also comes with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, and is armed with a slew of sensors, including proximity, accelerometer and ambient light. It is the third LiMo handset from Samsung, and the 45th LiMo handset overall.
Samsung Resurrects the Note 7 'Fan Edition' for Korea
Samsung has brought the ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 back from the grave as the Note 7 Fan Edition. The Note 7 is infamous for battery problems that led to smoke, burns, fires, and other catastrophes.
Samsung Reveals the Galaxy E5 for Tracfone
Samsung has published details about the Galaxy E5, a low-cost Android handset intended for Tracfone. The E5 has a 5-inch, Super AMOLED 720p HD screen and is powered by a quad-core 1.2 GHz processor with 1.5 GB of RAM.
Samsung Debuts Iron Man Edition of Galaxy S6 Edge
Samsung today unveiled an Iron Man-themed version of the Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone. The special edition handset features a red-and-gold design with Iron Man wallpapers and an etched Iron Man helmet on the back surface.
Samsung to Slice 10% of Workforce at Korea Headquarters
Samsung is prepared to lay off as much as 10% of the employees at its headquarters in South Korea, says the Korea Economic Daily. The company is likely targeting employees in the human resources, public relations, and finance departments.