News and Articles About Samsung
Design patent cases very rarely reach the Supreme Court. It had not heard such a case in more than 120 years.
On Tuesday, Samsung will disclose plans to boost shareholder value.
A recent survey revealed that people are still willing to purchase Samsung products after its global scandal of exploding phones.
The electronics giant previously shunned big acquisitions, and the latest deal underscores a strategic shift as the company tries to break into the high-barrier automotive industry where it has little track record.
The recall involves 34 models of top-load washing machines made between March 2011 and November 2016 and costing $450 to $1,500.
The remarks come after environmental group Greenpeace issued a statement earlier this week demanding the world's top smartphone maker find a way to reuse rare materials in the discontinued smartphones that Samsung is taking back.
'Let us use this crisis as a chance to make another leap by re-examining and thoroughly improving how we work, how we think about innovation and our perspective of our customers.'
The Note 7 dented Samsung's brand image and left a large product gap in its premium smartphone lineup.
The $399 million judgment Samsung owes Apple is the least consequential matter the Supreme Court will decide when it rules on the case.
The world's top smartphone maker last week permanently ended sales of the fire-prone Note 7 smartphone less than two months after its launch.
The premium device that was meant to compete with the latest iPhones at the top end of the smartphone market had to be scrapped earlier this week.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued recalls for battery packs, snow blowers, hoverboards, flashlights and power recliners in the past year, all because of fires caused by lithium-ion batteries.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said on Thursday the Note 7's 'battery can overheat and catch fire, posing serious fire and burn hazard to consumers.'
The firm received 92 reports of batteries overheating in the United States, including 26 reports of burns and 55 reports of property damage.
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