Netflix said Thursday that its movie rental service will be embedded into Samsung's next-generation Blu-ray DVD players.The move is the latest turf grab for Netflix, which offers its own player in partnership with Roku and distributes its service via Microsoft's Xbox platform.
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Apple sues Samsung over the Galaxy phone and tablet line in the latest installment of this messy customer-supplier relationship.
Samsung, Nvidia and Microsoft are on tap to show off a Windows 8 quad-core tablet next week.
Seagate has acquired Samsung Electronics' hard disk drive (HDD) operations for $1.37 billion in a move that boils the market down to two players. Seagate and Western Digital now control the HDD market.
IDC said that 10.1 million media tablets were shipped in the fourth quarter and to no one's surprise Apple and its iPad dominated. However, Samsung's Galaxy Tab walked away with 17 percent market share.
Samsung was pushing its services over what Google's latest Android could bring to the table. That move could create an opportunity for other handset makers.
Will you have a notebook with a solid state drive on your holiday wish list? Samsung Electronics on Monday unveiled a 2.
AT&T Mobility CEO Ralph de la Vega said the company will step up its Long-Term Evolution investment and roll out LTE services in the middle of the year. Meanwhile, AT&T its smartphone lineup and touted new 4G Android phones and tablets from Motorola, HTC and Samsung.
While Apple is the poster child for vertical integration because it integrates its hardware designs with its software and ecosystem, Samsung also has the same mojo with its supply chain.
Apple, Google, RIM and HP all have integrated mobile stacks. Does this spell doom or opportunity for Microsoft and Windows Phone 7?