TAG: samsung

Is the Gear VR’s successor preparing to launch?

By geektime | Jul 18, 2016

A Dutch fan club website has obtained a document hinting at just that Read More

Kuang-Chi’s US$300M Israel fund isn’t just because China wants smart cities; it needs them

By geektime | May 13, 2016

China's Smart City drive is not about becoming an advanced industrial economy, but rather shoring up infrastructure gaps in a heavily urbanised country Read More

The tortoise and the hare: While Singtel launches transit payments late, it comes with a bang

By Kevin McSpadden | May 10, 2016

The move is in conjunction with the launch of a new Singtel Dash app, making the service an all-in-one platform Read More

China and neighbors set to dominate global digital payments: report

By Kevin McSpadden | Apr 04, 2016

With North America and Western Europe also catching big chunks of the market, Southeast Asia and India are lagging behind Read More

Following Cisco, Samsung aims to turn Daegu into South Korea’s first major smart city

By geektime | Mar 30, 2016

Samsung and local SK Telecom (SKT) announced that they want to turn the South Korean manufacturing city of Daegu into an IoT test hub Read More

In Singapore, your phone is now your ticket to ride

By Kevin McSpadden | Mar 29, 2016

However, a certain subset of the population — Apple users — will be left out of the new EZ-link service Read More

The top Chinese smartphone brand, Huawei, just launched a mobile payment service

By Kevin McSpadden | Mar 11, 2016

Huawei Pay is only available in China, but with a growing market in Western Europe, it will be interesting to see how fast it looks abroad Read More

Early hands-on video review of Samsung Gear 360 VR camera

By geektime | Feb 23, 2016

Geektime had the chance to check out the Gear 360 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Samsung isn’t reinventing the wheel here, but it does position Samsung well in the burgeoning market Read More

These gadgets will blow your mind in 2016

By Guest Contributor | Jan 26, 2016

A phone that bends to fit in your pocket and a 3D scanner you can hold, there are many such exciting technologies in store for us in 2016, says the author Read More

Why physical wallets might become extinct in Asia in 2017

By Kai Kiat Ong | Jan 11, 2016

M-payments in Asia is expected to grow from US$85M in 2012 to US$163.6M in 2016, which means the field of m-wallet is wide open for the taking, says the author Read More

Singtel to work on smart home solutions for Singaporeans

By Colin Tung | Jan 08, 2016

It will conduct field trials and roll out solutions for home automation, health and elderly monitoring, and connected cars from this year Read More

Virtual reality is getting real in China

By TechNode | Jan 01, 2016

China will be the epicentre of growth for the virtual reality industry, which is likely to 'explode' in magnitude and orders in the next one-two years Read More

Here is why Reliance, Tata are interested in startups

By Guest Contributor | Dec 23, 2015

Corporates and HNIs are stepping in to boost the ecosystem, as they realise the value of being at the forefront of innovation, says the author Read More

Socialgiver and OTTO win Singtel-Samsung mobile app challenge

By Anisa Menur | Dec 08, 2015

The startups beat 700 submissions from Africa, Australia and Asia Pacific Read More

India's Titan joins hands with HP to develop smartwatches

By Ishita Russell | Nov 24, 2015

The world's fifth-largest watch maker plans to launch its smartwatches in India and select other markets by the end of this year Read More

Samsung to launch newest budget smartphone in Korea this month

By Elaine Huang | Nov 20, 2015

The Galaxy J7 was first launched in India and China in June 2015 as a way for Samsung to fight with Xiaomi and Oneplus Read More

Eyebus, Sleeping Beauty win student entrepreneur challenge

By Kevin McSpadden | Nov 11, 2015

Each winner takes home S$10,000 (US$ 7,037), receives a four-day trip to visit the Samsung HQ in Korea, as well as an internship Read More

Huawei hires ex-Apple executive to improve its interface

By TechNode | Oct 30, 2015

After a 63 per cent on year rise in sales in the third quarter, Huawei is now eyeing international competition, including Apple's iPhone Read More

Xiaomi: From pocket-friendly mobiles to Segways and smart TVs

By Hannah Leung | Oct 20, 2015

Xiaomi unveils new Segway and Mi TV 3; stirs jealousy amongst potential consumers outside China Read More

Amid tough competition from Xiaomi and Huawei, HTC Q3 loss widens

By Hannah Leung | Oct 06, 2015

In August 2015, HTC said it would cut over 2,000 jobs, and in September it was dropped from Taiwan's Top 50 index Read More

40 brands that rock at word-of-mouth marketing

By Jon Tan | Oct 06, 2015

Word-of-mouth marketing is the buzzword on every company's mind. Learn how to leverage it for your company with this comprehensive guide Read More

4 issues that will arise as the IoT space matures

By Yon Heong Tung | Sep 25, 2015

Some say our reliance on IoT will be our downfall. While some fears are unfounded, others are valid. Here are four IoT issues that need tackling Read More

Governments in Southeast Asia are upping their push to Smart Nation status

By Yon Heong Tung | Sep 18, 2015

Here's how Southeast Asia is going all out to integrate smart technology into everyday devices for both the benefit of society and the economy Read More

5 'made in Asia' smart living projects that will get you pumped

By Yon Heong Tung | Sep 10, 2015

The advent of smart living technologies is turning science-fiction dreams into reality. Here are five ways Asia is riding this trend Read More

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