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Samsung head Jay Y. Lee indicted over bribery, embezzlement charges

In total, 30 individuals were charged in the bribery scandal, including several high-level Samsung executives 

Samsung is planning to create a US$1B fund for AI deals

It wants to make a more aggressive push into the artificial intelligence field 

Samsung head arrested over involvement in South Korean political scandal

The court stated that they have finally produced enough evidence to arrest and detain Samsung head Jay Y. Lee 

Samsung to roll out online payment service for Android phones

Samsung Pay Mini will launch in South Korea in the first quarter of this year 

With eye on self-driving cars, Samsung and NVIDIA invest US$75M in Soundhound to battle Alexa, Siri

SoundHound’s platform promises to open up the race on voice command technology with Google Assistant, Siri, and Alexa. Samsung and NVIDIA might be eyeing incorporation into self-driving cars 

South Korean political scandal ensnares head of Samsung; country's prosecutors want arrest

Samsung refutes the decision to seek the warrant, which will be decided on Wednesday 

The last Samsung Galaxy Note 7s will get bricked on December 19

The handful of loyalists are finding it increasingly difficult to use their Note 7s, even if they do not want to replace the device 

Google, Oculus, Sony launch Global Virtual Reality Association

The new organisation will serve as a clearinghouse for developers, companies, and policymakers. And here’s the rest of the VR giants that joined 

Opus One, the smart umbrella built by former Samsung engineers

It's so convenient; users only have to shake the umbrella to find out whether they need to carry it or not