Samsung is currently the sole supplier of the iPhone X's OLED screen

Sep 14, 2017 - 3:42 PM

Apple is in urgent need of finding a second source of OLED a KGI Securities analyst says

#2030Now Innovate with Purpose: Leave No One Behind

Sep 06, 2017 - 12:00 AM

The Philippine Social Good Summit 2017 will challenge us to examine the purpose of innovation and ask the critical questions: Where are we? Where do we want to go? How do we get there?

Samsung okay to test self-driving cars in California

Sep 01, 2017 - 1:55 PM

The company most of us know for smartphones and other gadgets has joined the self driving car race in California

NEW MARKETS. Samsung attempts to expand its scope by stepping into the self-driving car race. Photo by Ed Jones/AFP

Jailed Samsung heir appeals against conviction

Aug 28, 2017 - 1:29 PM

Prosecutors have also said they will appeal the court ruling – to seek a harsher punishment for Lee Jae Yong

APPEALING SENTENCE. In this file photo, Samsung Group heir Lee Jae-yong arrives at Seoul Central District Court in Seoul on August 25, 2017. Chung Sung-Jun/Pool/AFP

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Aug 25, 2017 - 8:15 PM

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Huawei takes aim at Samsung Note 8 with #beyondthegalaxy posts

Aug 25, 2017 - 1:56 PM

One tweet says Welcome to the Dual Camera Family – a possible reference to Samsung s first dual cam phone the Galaxy Note 8

#BEYONDTHEGALAXY. The hashtag appears below the upcoming Mate 10 (far right), a reference to Samsung's Galaxy phones. Image from Huawei Australia/Twitter

Samsung heir guilty of bribery, sentenced to 5 years jail

Aug 25, 2017 - 11:21 AM

3rd UPDATE Lee Jae Yong s penalty could leave the giant firm rudderless for years and hamper its ability to make key investment decisions

CORRUPTION TRIAL. In this file photo, Lee Jae-Yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives for questioning at the office of a special prosecutor investigating a corruption scandal in Seoul on February 22, 2017. File photo by Jung Yeon-Je/AFP

Specs and features: Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Aug 24, 2017 - 10:16 AM

Samsung joins the dual camera fray with its new premium phablet

NOTE 8 DUAL CAMERAS. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Aug 24, 2017 - 9:45 AM

Check out the new phablet s photos here

NOTE 8. All photos by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 priced at P49,990

Aug 23, 2017 - 11:01 PM

Samsung officially unveils their newest Note phablet The phone will be available in PH stores on September 29

S-PEN. Photo by Nappy Manegdeg/Rappler

Fitur terbaru Galaxy Tab S3: Jawaban bagi kaum produktif

Aug 08, 2017 - 1:01 PM

Tablet terbaru dari Samsung ini menawarkan beberapa fitur baru yang dapat menunjang kebutuhan pekerjaan sehari hari

GALAXY TAB S3. Suasana peluncuran Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 yang dimeriahkan oleh Happy Salma dan Dimas Seto. Foto dari Samsung Electronics Indonesia

Prosecutors seek 12 years' jail for Samsung heir

Aug 07, 2017 - 1:39 PM

UPDATED South Korean prosecutors demand the heir to the Samsung empire be jailed for 12 years over his role in the corruption scandal that brought down the country s last president

In this file photo, Lee Jae-Yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives for questioning at the office of a special prosecutor investigating a corruption scandal in Seoul on February 22, 2017. Jung Yeon-Je/AFP

Samsung unveils high-end Leader 8 flip phone

Aug 04, 2017 - 1:30 PM

The South Korean tech giant adds another flip phone to its roster as revealed on its Chinese website

LEADER 8. Samsung continues to release flip phones in China and South Korea. All photos from Samsung

Samsung C9 Pro review: Excellent but cheaper competition weakens appeal

Aug 03, 2017 - 4:12 PM

If you want a Samsung and can t afford the Galaxy S8 the C9 Pro is a great alternative But the glut of cheaper phones with similar oomph can make one think twice

SAMSUNG GALAXY C9 PRO. All photos and screenshots by Alex dela Cruz/Rappler

I didn't make decisions, Samsung heir tells corruption trial

Aug 02, 2017 - 3:59 PM

UPDATED It was the first time Lee Jae Yong vice president of Samsung Electronics and the son of the Samsung Group chairman Lee Kun Hee had faced interrogation since the high profile proceedings began in March

GOING TO TRIAL. Lee Jae-Yong (C), the vice-chairman of Samsung Electronics, is escorted by prison guards as he arrives at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul on August 2, 2017. Jung Yeon-Je/AFP

Leaked: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 image

Aug 01, 2017 - 12:33 PM

Noted leaker Evan Blass shows what could be the Note 8 Samsung s premium phablet will officially be revealed on August 23 US time

Mengenal 4 fitur terbaru Samsung Galaxy J Pro

Jul 28, 2017 - 10:30 AM

Kualitas kamera membaik dan pengguna bisa menghemat kuota internet

KOMBINASI FITUR. Vebbyna Kaunang, IT & Mobile Marketing Director, Samsung Electronics Indonesia menyampaikan bahwa Samsung berkomitmen untuk menghadirkan smartphone dengan kekuatan kombinasi fitur yang menjawab kebutuhan generasi muda yang aktif menciptakan konten digital di media sosial melalui Samsung Galaxy J Pro, di Jakarta, Kamis, 27 Juli. Foto dari Samsung Electronics Indonesia

Samsung Electronics' record earnings see it overtake Apple

Jul 27, 2017 - 10:53 AM

The firm says huge sales of its new Galaxy S8 smartphone and demand for its memory chips are behind the jump in April June earnings

A Samsung logo is displayed in a mall beneath the company's headquarters in the Gangnam district of Seoul on October 12, 2016. Ed Jones/AFP

Samsung to hold Galaxy Unpacked event on August 23

Jul 21, 2017 - 8:07 PM

Samsung s upcoming event in New York is expected to announce the Galaxy Note 8

UNPACKED. Samsung's latest product is set to be announced on August 23. Screen shot from Samsung Newsroom.

Park refuses order to testify in Samsung heir's trial

Jul 19, 2017 - 3:28 PM

For the second time in a fortnight impeached president Park Geun Hye rejects a court order to give evidence in the case of Lee Jae Yong the vice chairman of Samsung Electronics

In this file photo, South Korean ousted leader Park Geun-Hye (C) arrives at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul on May 25, 2017 for her trial over the massive corruption scandal that led to her downfall. Jung Yeon-Je/Pool/AFP

Review: The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is a workhorse

Jul 06, 2017 - 2:45 PM

It s a well dressed pro with the hustle to match

HANDY. In spite of the big screen, the S8 Plus fits well in the hand. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Samsung to invest $18 billion in memory chip business

Jul 04, 2017 - 12:51 PM

The world s top maker of smartphones and memory chips will invest 20 4 trillion won 17 7 billion by 2021 to expand and upgrade its chip plants

COMPANY HQ. The logo of Samsung Electronics is displayed outside a company's building in Seoul on March 24, 2017. Jung Yeon-Je/AFP

Samsung confirms launch of refurbished Galaxy Note 7s

Jul 02, 2017 - 5:10 PM

The refurbished version called the Galaxy Note Fan Edition FE will hit shelves in South Korea on July 7

NOTE 7. Samsung finally reveals their findings on the Note 7 explosions. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Day 2 of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017

Jun 30, 2017 - 11:41 AM

We visit Huawei s Research and Development Center and see more of the Mobile World Congress booths including those of Toyota Vivo Motorola and the drone racing track

IN PHOTOS: Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017 day 1

Jun 28, 2017 - 9:35 PM

Check out the sights at the opening day of Asia s biggest mobile expo

Are you a “slashie?"

Jun 28, 2017 - 11:45 AM

A new generation of multi faceted individuals forging multiple career paths is on the rise

Paul Soriano: Visionary

May 18, 2017 - 2:01 PM

For film director and producer Paul Soriano it s important for people to experience every detail of his films the way he imagined it

Review: The LG G6's only crime is its processor is not the newest

May 05, 2017 - 4:49 PM

We play with LG s 2017 heavyweight contender for about a month mostly finding a lot of things to love

5 teknologi canggih di Samsung Galaxy S8 dan S8+

May 02, 2017 - 10:37 PM

Bagaimana spesifikasi Samsung Galaxy S8 dan S8 ?

Samsung Indonesia resmi meluncurkan Galaxy S8 dan S8+. Foto oleh Sakinah Ummu Haniy/

IN PHOTOS: Stars at Samsung Galaxy S8 launch

Apr 28, 2017 - 8:48 PM

Solenn Heussaff Kylie Verzosa Tim Yap and more attend the launch of Samsung s latest phone

Solenn Heussaff, Miss International 2016 Kylie Verzosa and Alice Dixson during the Samsung Galaxy 8 launch. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Samsung to update software over 'red screen' smartphone

Apr 24, 2017 - 4:07 PM

South Korean users who pre ordered the Galaxy S8 complain their screens are displaying an unusually reddish hue

RED SCREEN ISSUE? A view of the new Samsung Galaxy S8 at its Samsung launch event, March 29, 2017 in New York City. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, April 17-23, 2017

Apr 23, 2017 - 12:43 PM

Must watch videos from the past week

WATCH: LG G6 or Samsung Galaxy S8?

Apr 23, 2017 - 9:21 AM

These two flagships have eerily similar specs Which one has the slight advantage spec wise?

Samsung's Galaxy S8 hits stores, aims to move on from recall crisis

Apr 21, 2017 - 5:31 PM

The device is Samsung s first major launch since last year s humiliating withdrawal of the Galaxy Note 7 over exploding batteries which hammered its once stellar reputation

LOOKERS. The bezels on the S8 and S8+ have receded further since the S7. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

U.S. air strike, Duterte, Trump meets Xi | Evening wRap

Apr 07, 2017 - 7:02 PM

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Samsung's first phone with 6GB RAM launched at P27,990

Apr 07, 2017 - 4:25 PM

The Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro features a 6 inch screen and higher than average RAM amount

Samsung heir accused of bribery, perjury as trial opens

Apr 07, 2017 - 11:41 AM

Lee Jae Yong has been charged with paying nearly 40 million to the now impeached president s close friend Choi Soon Sil allegedly as bribes to secure policy favors

TRIAL BEGINS. In this file photo, Lee Jae-Yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives for questioning at the office of a special prosecutor investigating a corruption scandal in Seoul on February 22, 2017. File photo by Jung Yeon-Je/AFP

China getting Galaxy S8 with 6GB RAM, 128GB memory

Apr 05, 2017 - 5:55 PM

All the other markets will be getting the standard units with 4GB RAM and 64GB memory

PH S8. Samsung's new Galaxy S8 on display at a Samsung event held prior to the worldwide reveal of the phone. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, March 27 - April 2, 2017

Apr 02, 2017 - 1:04 PM

Hello Here s a round up of videos from the past week you need to watch

Enam fitur terbaru dari ponsel Samsung Galaxy S8

Mar 30, 2017 - 10:19 AM

Samsung Galaxy S8 dan S8 Plus diprediksi akan masuk ke Indonesia pada bulan April 2017

HARAPAN BESAR. Senior vice president of product strategy di Samsung, Justin Denison tengah menyampaikan fitur terbaru Samsung saat peluncurannya di New York pada Rabu, 29 Maret. Foto oleh Drew Angerer/AFP

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 30, 2017

Mar 30, 2017 - 10:00 AM

Hello Here s a roundup of news you need to know this Thursday

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte reiterates in his speech during the People's Day celebration at Barangay Batong Dalig, Socorro town in Oriental Mindoro on March 29, 2017 that he has to have a friendly approach in addressing the territorial dispute with China to avoid unnecessary bloodshed. TOTO LOZANO/Presidential Photo

Samsung Galaxy S8 arrives in PH on May 5

Mar 30, 2017 - 3:14 AM

The 5 8 inch S8 will retail for P39 990 while the 6 2 inch S8 will retail for P45 990 Would you buy one?

LOOKERS. The bezels on the S8 and S8+ recede even farther than their S7 predecessor. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Samsung eyes rebound with premium Galaxy S8 phones

Mar 30, 2017 - 2:53 AM

Samsung promises a new era of smartphones with the new flagship and a revamped ecosystem highlighting virtual reality a virtual assistant and a mobile powered desktop experience

BIG EXPECTATIONS. Justin Denison, senior vice president of product strategy at Samsung, speaks about the new features on the Samsung Galaxy S8 during a launch event for the smartphone, March 29, 2017 in New York City. Photo by Drew Angerer/AFP

WATCH: Samsung reveals the Galaxy S8 at Samsung Unpacked 2017

Mar 30, 2017 - 12:11 AM

Tech s worst kept secret is finally unveiled at the Lincoln Center in New York Watch it here on Rappler live

Here's a rundown of the Samsung Galaxy S8's rumored specs

Mar 25, 2017 - 8:39 AM

After the Note 7 fiasco all eyes are on Samsung s newest flagship the Galaxy S8 set to be officially revealed on March 29 US time

Smartphone maker Samsung backs away from planned split

Mar 24, 2017 - 2:24 PM

Board chairman Kwon Oh Hyun says the firm reviewed legal and tax issues around proposed division into a holding company and an operating unit and identified some negative effects

EYEING A SPLIT. Samsung (L) and South Korean flags (C) flutter outside the Samsung headquarters in Seoul on November 6, 2013. Photo by Jung Yeon-Je/AFP

Samsung benamkan fitur asisten pribadi Bixby ke dalam Galaxy S8

Mar 23, 2017 - 11:29 AM

Samsung menjanjikan fitur asisten pribadi yang dapat mengendalikan aplikasi aplikasi dalam telepon pintar

Samsung Galaxy S8 memiliki bayak beban untuk mengikuti sukses pendahulunya, S7. Ini adalah foto S7 Edge. Foto oleh Alex Wong/AFP.

Samsung voice assistant Bixby to debut with new phone

Mar 21, 2017 - 3:26 PM

Samsung promises a digital aide that can control nearly all tasks and applications in a mobile device

HIGH EXPECTATIONS. The Samsung Galaxy S8 has a lot to live up to, given the success of its predecessor, the S7. Pictured here is the S7 Edge at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017. Photo by Alex Wong/AFP

Samsung heir denies charges at preliminary hearing

Mar 09, 2017 - 2:44 PM

The prosecutors formal indictment is sketchy with some of the accusations lacking clear evidence and only circumstantial the defense says

In this file photo, Samsung Group's heir-apparent Lee Jae-Yong (C) arrives at court for a hearing to review the issuing of his arrest warrant at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul on January 18, 2017. Jung Yeon-Je/Pool/AFP

War on drugs, Senate, Samsung | Evening wRap

Feb 28, 2017 - 8:51 PM

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