Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 begins appearing in the wild
Results in the first quarter seem likely to mirror those in the last three months of 2016, when Samsung similarly reported a sharp increase in profits and flat sales thanks to good business at its memory chip unit. To give this some context, this would become Samsung's second highest quarterly operating profit ever, beaten only by its 10.16 trillion won (~$9.34 billion) in Q3 of 2013. That could help it stage a comeback in the wake of a string of controversies. Last week, it presented and began taking preorders for its Galaxy S8, its first major smartphone launch since the fire-prone Galaxy Note 7 fiasco.
South Korean prosecutors Friday accused the heir to the Samsung business empire of embezzling funds, committing perjury and playing a key role in a corruption scandal that led to the ouster of former President Park Geun-Hye.
Lee Jae-yong, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics Co., arrives for his trial at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 7, 2017.
Greenpeace East Asia campaigner Jude Lee said (via BBC): "While we welcome this news, Samsung must share as soon as possible more detailed timelines on when it will implement its promises, as well as how it intends to change its production system to make sure this never happens again".
Maple Leafs blow lead, draw Capitals in first round
He went immediately to the dressing room, returned for one shift in the second and then exited for good with an upper-body injury. The Maple Leafs struck back 29 seconds later when van Riemsdyk potted his 27th goal of the season from the high slot.
Song said Samsung was unaware of Park's friend, Choi Soon-sil, until after the scandal over their relationship and allegations of influence-peddling surfaced late previous year.
Samsung also said in January that conditions were likely to be tough this year, guiding for a "slowdown" in the smartphone sector and more competition in the market for display panels.
Samsung is clearly back in the game now with their Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus but should you go big and get the bigger model with a bigger battery and display or is the smaller model the better choice. Samsung will provide details about this report at the end of April. Apart from consumer electronics where it sells Smartphones, TVs, ACs etc. Samsung is also world's largest memory chip maker which is why its deal with Qualcomm saw it suck all the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipsets in the initial phase.
Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are all set to be released later this month.
Jose Mourinho: I considered replacing Luke Shaw at half time
Sunderland will consider an appeal against Larsson's dismissal with Moyes convinced his midfielder was harshly treated. Hopefully the plane is at the airport and we can go back to Manchester and rest.
Man United defeat 10-man Sunderland 3-0 in EPL
United, who move above Arsenal, are four points behind fourth-placed Manchester City with one game in hand over their neighbours. It was against a team that is sad, it's normal.
Trump records robocall in Georgia congressional race
Ossoff is only 30 years old, and is a former congressional staffer who doesn't even live in the district. Ossoff said he grew up inside the district and if he won, he would move back inside its borders.
Canada's Government Introduces Bill To Legalize Recreational Marijuana
In particular, the bill follows numerous recommendations made in the federal task force , released in late 2016. Adults would be allowed to produce legal cannabis products such as food or drinks, for personal use at home.
Judge Denies DOJ Request To Postpone Consent Decree Hearing
The DOJ asked for things to be postponed for 90 days, citing a review of police reform agreements under the new administration. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said the pause would mark a return to "racialized policing ".
Ronaldo double secures Real comeback win over Bayern
Bale scored a late goal to seal that 2-0 win over Espanyol, and two games later he struck again to start a 3-2 fightback at Villarreal.
North Korea's missile launch threatens whole world, South says
The timing of the test, coinciding with Pence's trip and a day after the military parade, would suggest deliberate defiance. Trump has dispatched the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson and an accompanying battle group to the Korean peninsula.
Is Tesla Developing A Pickup Truck?
Tesla's First Quarter 2017 Financial Results Q&A Conference Call will take place on May 3rd at 2:30pm PT (9:30pm GMT). TheStreet upgraded shares of Tesla from a "d+" rating to a "c-" rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 25th.
AT&T Buys Straight Path in $1.25B Bet on 5G
Straight Path's shares were trading at $93.26 premarket, while AT&T's shares were marginally down. Straight Path is an asset company that buys and holds spectrum licenses for 5G networks.
Lance Stroll hotfoots it to the end of F1 practice
Sainz also received two penalty points, taking his total for the 12 month period to seven. Obviously there are many races to go, but I'm just very upset".