SAMSUNG - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SAMSUNG News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Apple loses bid to block sales of 9 Samsung phones http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344720-79/apple-samsung-iphone-galaxy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344720-79/apple-samsung-iphone-galaxy.html.csp">Apple loses bid to block sales of 9 Samsung phones</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T17:43:02.379-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 05:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Jose, Calif. • A federal judge has rejected Apple’s attempt to block the sale of several older Samsung smartphones that copied features in the iPhone. Wednesday’s rebuff comes nearly four months after a jury awarded Apple Inc. $119 million in damages for Samsung’s infringements on technology used in the trend-setting iPhone. The amount was well below the $2.2 billion in damages that Apple had been seeking in the latest round of legal wrangling between the world’s two leading smartphone maker...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583447202014-08-27T17:43:02.379-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T17:43:02.379-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344720@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:43:02 MDT LG bets on pricey OLED technology as future of TVs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58334393-79/oled-tvs-lcd-technology.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58334393-79/oled-tvs-lcd-technology.html.csp">LG bets on pricey OLED technology as future of TVs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YOUKYUNG LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T09:38:19.717-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 09:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul, South Korea • LG Electronics Inc. announced two new giant OLED TVs with ultra-high definition screens Monday, sticking with its strategy of using the exceptionally expensive OLED display technology. The South Korean company said it will ship 65-inch OLED TVs starting September in South Korea, Europe and North America. A 77-inch model will hit shelves later this year. While major TV makers are pushing to make ultra HD TVs mainstream, they use LCD screens. The super-high resolution picture,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583343932014-08-25T09:38:19.717-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T09:38:19.717-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334393@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:38:19 MDT Barnes & Noble and Samsung team up on tablet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317195-79/nook-barnes-noble-samsung.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317195-79/nook-barnes-noble-samsung.html.csp">Barnes & Noble and Samsung team up on tablet</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T09:39:01.982-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 09:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Barnes & Noble and Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a new co-branded tablet called the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook that will replace B&N’s own Nook tablets. The 7-inch tablet will sell for $179 after a $20 instant rebate, the same entry price of the non-branded Samsung Galaxy Tab 4. The move had been expected, since Barnes & Noble said in June it would team up with Samsung to develop Nook tablets that would be available in August. For the first time, the Nook will have a front- and rear-fa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583171952014-08-20T09:39:01.982-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T09:39:01.982-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317195@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:39:01 MDT Samsung postpones launch of Tizen smartphone http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58232741-79/samsung-tizen-developers-mobile.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58232741-79/samsung-tizen-developers-mobile.html.csp">Samsung postpones launch of Tizen smartphone</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YOUKYUNG LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T12:55:42.972-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 12:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul • Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday it is delaying sales of its first Tizen-powered smartphone in the latest setback to the company’s ambition to create a mobile platform to rival Google’s Android or Apple’s iOS. The South Korean company had planned to start selling the phone, the Samsung Z, in Russia this quarter. But Samsung indicated more time is needed to expand Tizen’s following of app developers and apps. In a brief statement, Samsung said the postponement is to further enhance the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582327412014-07-28T12:55:42.972-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T12:55:42.972-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58232741@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:55:42 MDT Samsung owner’s family struggles to keep control http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215170-79/samsung-lee-family-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215170-79/samsung-lee-family-percent.html.csp">Samsung owner’s family struggles to keep control</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Jungah Lee</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T16:02:52.596-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 04:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul • With Samsung Group’s powerful patriarch entering his third month in a South Korean hospital, his family risks losing its grip on the conglomerate he built into a force from smartphones to life insurance. Lee Kun Hee, 72, took over from his father 27 years ago and outmaneuvered Sony and Nokia to surpass Apple in the mobile-phone business. His son, 46-year-old Lee Jae Yong, will struggle to keep the same influence due to inheritance taxes that could exceed $5 billion and waning support in ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215170@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:02:52 MDT Samsung suspends China supplier over child labor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58182542-79/labor-samsung-child-chinese.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58182542-79/labor-samsung-child-chinese.html.csp">Samsung suspends China supplier over child labor</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YOUKYUNG LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T09:32:01.889-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 09:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul • Samsung Electronics Co. said it has suspended business ties with a Chinese supplier that allegedly hired children. The South Korean company, which is the world’s biggest smartphone maker, said in its blog Monday it had found possible evidence of child labor and illegal hiring at Dongguan Shinyang Electronics Co. Samsung said last week it would urgently look into the Chinese supplier following a New York-based watchdog’s report that it hired at least five children under the age of 16. Chi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581825422014-07-14T09:32:01.889-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T09:32:01.889-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182542@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:32:01 MDT Samsung earnings hit by slowing sales in China http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58160983-79/samsung-smartphones-sales-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58160983-79/samsung-smartphones-sales-company.html.csp">Samsung earnings hit by slowing sales in China</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YOUKYUNG LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T10:09:02.524-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 10:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul • Samsung Electronics Co. said operating profit declined to a two-year low in the second quarter, hit by the strong local currency and slowing demand for smartphones in China. The result highlights how dependent the company has become on smartphones for its earnings. Sales growth in high-end Android devices has waned after several years of rapid expansion. Growth remains robust in emerging markets where cheap competitors have sprung up. The South Korean electronics giant said Tuesday its o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581609832014-07-08T10:09:02.524-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T10:09:02.524-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58160983@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:09:02 MDT