Samsung Electronics has added a new water-resistant smart watch to its portfolio of wearable devices.
The Tizen-based Samsung Gear S is equipped with a 2-inch curved Super AMOLED display and 3G + WiFi connectivity, allowing it to work without a smartphone when required.
Samsung Electronics has announced a new Android-powered premium smartphone called the Galaxy Alpha.
The Galaxy Alpha is surrounded by a metal frame and is less than 7mm deep.
Samsung has acquired home automation specialist SmartThings for what’s thought to be around $200 million.
SmartThings will now operate as a separate business within Samsung’s Open Innovation Center group.
Apple and Samsung have decided to end all legal action against each other, with the exception of cases in the USA.
According to a joint statement reported by Bloomberg.com and the BBC, the agreement “does not involve any licensing arrangements”.
Samsung has announced that it’s the first smartphone provider accredited for joyn ‘Blackbird’.
Blackbird is the latest version of the GSMA’s joyn service, which was launched in 2012.