Samsung’s new flexible display can withstand a lot of drops – TechCrunch

There are those who will almost certainly take Samsung’s declaration of an “unbreakable” display as a challenge. That’s just human nature. For every one else, there’s something undeniably appealing in...

Samsung is probably keeping the headphone jack around for the Galaxy Note 9 –...

Let’s be real — the latest batch of Samsung ads are more about the company’s perception of Apple than its own devices. But hey, that tact has worked for the...

Samsung’s ‘Galaxy Watch’ trademark fuels speculation about a Wear OS device – TechCrunch

Samsung’s got a new smartwatch on the way. That much seems for certain. It’s been about a year since the last big announcement, and the company is about to have...

Bixby creeps toward usefulness with sports news from TheScore – TechCrunch

It’s certainly understandable that Samsung wanted to follow Apple, Amazon and Google into the smart assistant game. But Bixby has been anything but a rousing success. The AI has added...

India’s Cashify raises $12M for its second-hand smartphone business – TechCrunch

Cashify, a company that buys and sells used smartphones, is the latest India startup to raise capital from Chinese investors after it announced a $12 million Series C round. Chinese funds CDH...

Samsung launches new fund for early-stage AI investments – TechCrunch

Samsung is diving deeper into artificial intelligence after it announced a new fund focused on AI technologies and startups. The Korean firm’s ‘Samsung NEXT Q Fund’ is targeted at seed...

Israeli autonomous technology developer Innoviz is entering China’s car market – TechCrunch

Innoviz, a developer of light detection and ranging technologies for computer vision and autonomous vehicles, is getting a toehold in China, the world’s fastest growing auto market, through a partnership...

PayPal and Singapore’s Temasek invest $125M in Indian payment startup Pine Labs – TechCrunch

Fresh from agreeing its largest acquisition to date with a deal to buy European payment firm iZettle for $2.2 billion, PayPal is on the investment hunt once again after...

Samsung adds ‘The Incredibles’ to its AR Emojis – TechCrunch

Samsung’s AR Emojis were met with a…lukewarm reception when they launched alongside the Galaxy S9. The augmented reality avatars were regarded as a me-too response to Apple’s Animojis — and...

Ethereum falls after rumors of a powerful mining chip surface – TechCrunch

Rumors of a new ASIC mining rig from Bitmain have driven Ethereum prices well below their one-week high of $585. An ASIC – or Application-specific integrated circuit – in...