News The logo of Samsung Electronics is displayed on a glass door at their headquarters in Seoul on November 6, 2013. Samsung Electronics promised better shareholder returns, dismissed fears over smartphone market saturation and signalled a more aggressive acquisitions policy Wednesday at a rare analysts' briefing to boost its flagging stock price.

Samsung has announced plans to open 60 of its own branded stores in Britain and six other European countries, in a bid to challenge Apple's successful retail store approach.

Samsung's Galaxy S4 Active isn't child-proof, the warranty says so

Adverts show the phone getting dunked in water but the manual says you'd need to check twenty 'snap points' first

Google launches Chromecast - a £20 dongle to bring the internet to your TV

New device launched in the US will go into direct competition with Apple's AirPlay and Apple TV system.

Market Report: Switch by Samsung hurts Imagination

A decision out of South Korea to use microchips designed in Cambridge rather than Kings Langley in Hertfordshire caused Imagination Technologies to tumble to the bottom spot on the mid cap index yesterday.

Industry observers expect today's report to show a dip in profits of up to about 20 per cent, compared with the same period last year

Apple profits soar to £23bn on back of iPhone sales

Apple said it had shipped 31.2 million iPhones over the quarter

A salesperson unpacks an Apple iPad Mini to test it for a customer in the Apple specialty section of a Croma retail store in Mumbai February 22, 2013. . REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

Apple reportedly testing 13-inch iPad and larger iPhone

New models could diversify the company's product range as a response to the success of rivals Samsung

HTC launches new One Mini smartphone with pre-order price of £379.99

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Apple signs up Samsung as chip supplier for new iPhone

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Apple had been cutting manufacturing links with Samsung for over a year after a series of costly patent disputes between the two

Samsung claims to have made a breakthrough in 5G mobile technology

Internet Wars: Chrome overtakes Internet Explorer & Samsung beats Apple to mobile top-spot

New reports from web analytic firms StatCounter reveals latest shake-up in internet and software dominance

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Models pose with Samsung Electronics' Ultra HD LCD televisions during World IT show 2013 at the Coex convention centre in Seoul May 22, 2013. World IT Show (WIS) 2013, Korea’s largest IT trade show, opened on Tuesday. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Samsung ranked as world's largest tech company - even bigger than Apple

Rankings show how Apple's and Samsung's revenue dominates rivals; Amazon still operating with barely any profit

Samsung’s new Galaxy phone struggles amid sales gloom

More and more people owning smartphones and cheaper competition from China means Samsung’s new Galaxy phone is struggling.

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Samsung acquires streaming-media startup Boxee for a smart TV push

Streaming-media startup Boxee have been bought by South Korean electronics giant Samsung for a reported $30 million in order to expand its footprint in the smart TV market.

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