Eurofins teams up with Samsung for HbbTV testing


Eurofins Digital Testing is to develop an HbbTV Application Test Centre in co-operation with Samsung for testing HbbTV Applications on HbbTV enabled TVs. Samsung will… Read more

Samsung chief arrested in corruption probe


Lee Jae-yong, the vice-chairman and effective head of Samsung Electronics, was arrested this morning in connection with the corruption scandal that felled South Korean president… Read more

Technicolor files patent suits against Samsung

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Technicolor has filed several patent infringement suits against Samsung Electronics, relating to products including digital TVs and mobile phones. The suits were filed in the… Read more

AR to be ‘primary driver’ of VR/AR market by 2021

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Mobile augmented reality (AR) could be the primary driver of the US$108 billion (€101 billion) virtual reality (VR) and AR market by 2021, according to… Read more

Nagra and Samsung create co-venture to license TVkey for UHD TV


TV technology provider Nagra has teamed up with Samsung to create a new co-venture to license Nagra’s TVkey technology to chipset, dongle, TV and conditional… Read more

Samsung launches ‘smartest TV ever’

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Samsung has launched what it described as its “smartest TV ever” ahead of this week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The new QLED TV… Read more

Samsung to launch smart TV services at CES

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Samsung is set to introduce new smart TV services at CES this week, in a bid to offer personalised content to viewers based on their… Read more

Global VR Association launches with backing from Google, Facebook, HTC

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Google, HTC VIVE and ’s Oculus are among the founding members of the Global Virtual Reality Association (GVRA), which was announced last week. The non-profit… Read more

TiVo agrees worldwide IP deal with Samsung

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TiVo and Samsung have agreed the terms of a broad intellectual property licence, suspending all pending patent litigation between the two companies. The deal will… Read more

Strategy Analytics: VR uptake in the UK to be a ‘slow burn’

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Virtual reality uptake in the UK will be a “slow burn” with just 3% of Britons to own a VR headset this year, according to… Read more