Samsung may use blockchain for its global shipping system

Yves Herman / Reuters Samsung is considering shifting to a blockchain-based system to keep track of its product shipments around the world. According to Bloomberg, the head of blockchain at the company, Song Kwang-woo, said that it could slash shipping costs to the tune of 20 percent. Blockchain is the technology behind cryptocurrencies, but the ledger system can […]

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Samsung’s commercial-grade Galaxy Tab Active 2 is available in the US

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab Active2 is available starting today for $420 if you go the WiFi route; there’s also an LTE option available on AT&T and Verizon. Whether you’re on the shop floor or working outdoors, the slate’s unique build should be up to the task at hand. Samsung made the S Pen a bit more […]

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Samsung’s 2018 QLED 4K TVs can blend into your wall and control your smart home

Samsung just unveiled its 2018 lineup of QLED 4K TVs at an event in New York City. The company remains the world’s leading TV maker, and while this year’s sets make modest improvements to picture quality — mainly black levels — the major focus is intelligence and smart home control. The new QLEDs (never, ever […]

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Samsung Begins Mass Producing 10nm DRAM With 3200Mbps Transfer Rate

Samsung has announced that it has begun the mass production of its 10-nanometer class 8-Gigabit Double Data Rate 4 (DDR4) DRAM. The new chip, Samsung claims, offers a transfer rate of 3,200 megabits per second. The South Korean technology company continues to innovate in the semiconductor space. It says it had to overcome technical challenges […]

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Apple, Samsung Accused of Using Batteries With Cobalt Mined by Children

Cobalt used in batteries for phones, laptops and electric vehicles could come from mines in Democratic Republic of Congo that use child labour, an Amnesty International report said on Tuesday. Working with campaign group African Resources Watch (Afrewatch), Amnesty accused technology giants including Apple, Samsung SDI and Sony of lax oversight of the supply of […]

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Samsung’s 12-Inch Windows 10 Tablet

Samsung has been rumoured to be working on a 12-inch Windows 10-powered tablet since August. Now, the alleged 12-inch Samsung tablet has received certifications from the Bluetooth SIG and Wi-Fi Alliance authorities. First reported by Techlabor, both the authorities published the official documents related to the Samsung SM-W700, believed to be the 12-inch Windows 10 tablet. Additionally, […]

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