An employee holds the Samsung Electronics Co.'s Galaxy Fold for a photograph at a shopping mall in Seoul, South Korea.
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September 23, 2019 - 11:00 am
Samsung will start selling the Galaxy Fold, a phone with a screen that folds together like a book, on Friday.
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April 25, 2019 - 12:00 pm
By Kaya Yurieff, CNN Business (CNN) -- The Samsung Galaxy S10 5G finally has a launch date. The company announced the much-anticipated device is now available for preorder from Verizon and will hit stores on May 16. It's a major milestone for both Samsung and Verizon: It'll be first time anyone can...
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Samsung Galaxy Fold
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April 22, 2019 - 1:56 pm
By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) — Samsung will not launch its innovative, expensive and troubled Galaxy Fold on schedule. The company confirmed on Monday the foldable $1,980 device will not hit stores on Friday April 26 as planned due to reports the device is breaking for some early...
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The Samsung Galaxy Fold smartphone is seen during a media preview event in London, Tuesday April 16, 2019. Samsung is hoping the innovation of smartphones with folding screens reinvigorates the market.
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April 16, 2019 - 12:19 pm
By Kelvin Chan, AP Business Writer LONDON (AP) — When Samsung said this year it would launch a smartphone with a folding screen, the big question was whether the innovation was something people actually wanted or needed. Is the Galaxy Fold a gimmick to help sell more smartphones in a slowing market...
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Visitors stand near a 5G logo at a display the PT Expo in Beijing.
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March 13, 2019 - 1:22 pm
(Associated Press) — A handful of Verizon customers will soon have faster wireless service — but they'll have to pay $10 a month more. Verizon says it'll flip the switch next month on a much-hyped, next-generation "5G" phone network. Service will start in parts of Chicago and Minneapolis. The offer...
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Tim Jimenez
February 21, 2019 - 11:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Samsung just unveiled a new smart phone, set for a spring release. It has a screen that folds, and it costs nearly $2,000. We spend so much time on our phones, but how much are we willing to spend — even with new technology like a folding screen? RELATED: Samsung...
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DJ Koh, Samsung President and CEO of IT and Mobile Communications, talks about the new Samsung Galaxy Fold smartphone during an event Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in San Francisco.
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February 20, 2019 - 4:02 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Samsung unveiled a highly anticipated smartphone with a foldable screen in an attempt to break the innovative funk that has beset the smartphones market. But it's far from clear that consumers will embrace a device that retails for almost $2,000, or that it will spark the...
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A Samsung storefront is seen in Manhattan on January 08, 2019 in New York City.
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February 20, 2019 - 11:32 am
San Francisco (CBS News) — Samsung is expected to show off its newest smartphones Wednesday, the latest effort by a phone maker to come up with new features compelling enough to end a sales slump. The new models expected in San Francisco will commemorate the 10th anniversary of Samsung's first...
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File photo dated 03/02/11 of a Royal Dutch Shell logo.
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February 15, 2019 - 1:59 pm
By Ivana Kottasová, CNN Business (CNN) -- Royal Dutch Shell is making a bet on home battery storage as it tries to boost its sustainable energy business. The oil giant announced Friday that it has purchased Sonnen, a German startup that makes residential battery systems that store energy generated...
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A diaper sensor made by Samsung spinoff Monit will alert parents' or caregivers' phones when it's time for a change — no more smell test.
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Ian Bush
January 08, 2019 - 4:48 pm
LAS VEGAS (KYW Newsradio) — More than 118 million smart speakers reside in homes across the country, according to a new Edison Research report . And if the annual CES tech show in Las Vegas is any indication, we could even see their use explode — well, in the commode, because Amazon's digital...
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