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[U.S.] [Editorial] One Year On: Samsung Gaming Hub
Samsung Electronics America looks back on one year with Samsung Gaming Hub, the easy-to-use gaming platform that launched last June with no downloads, waiting or console required. Mike Lucero, Head of Product Management for Gaming at Samsung Electronics, highlights Gaming Hub’s notable achievements so far — including how the platform expanded high-quality game streaming to 21 million Samsung devices across nine territories — and shares details around its refreshed brand identity set to roll out in the next few months.
[Vietnam] Samsung Inspires Innovation Through Packaging Recycling Competition as Part of Ongoing ‘Green Living Connect’ Campaign
Samsung Electronics Vietnam has organized the “Creating a Green World” contest where participants competed in creating artwork using Samsung’s recyclable TV packaging. The competition is part of the company’s “Green Living Connect” campaign which aims to develop sustainable products and raise awareness of environmental issues. Samsung is committed to fostering positive change and supporting sustainability journeys in local communities.
[Southeast Asia] Game On: How Samsung Is Championing Growth in the Esports and Gaming Industries
Samsung Electronics delves into the rising trend of gaming and esports in Southeast Asia and Oceania in a three-part series titled “Game On.” The first article highlights the impact of the recent Olympic Esports Week (June 22-25) in Singapore, which further ignited interest in gaming in Southeast Asia. The second article explores how the Galaxy S23 series smartphones provide the best immersive gaming experience on-the-go with its efficient chipset and expansive screen. For the more competitive gamers and serious gaming enthusiasts, a deeper look into enhancing the gaming experience with Samsung Monitors is discussed in the third article.
[U.S.] Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Director Shares How To Address the Post-COVID Challenges Facing STEM Education
Ann Woo, Senior Director of Corporate Citizenship at Samsung Electronics America who oversees Samsung Solve for Tomorrow, shared her thoughts on ways to combat COVID’s lingering impact on students and teachers in STEM. Woo outlines three key steps to solving the challenges facing STEM education after the shift to remote learning during the global pandemic.
[Canada] Samsung and CAMP Bring Immersive, AR-Powered Gaming Experiences With Galaxy Z Flip4
Samsung Electronics Canada launched “Can You Beat The Box” at the Samsung Experience Store at CF Toronto Eaton Centre, in partnership with leading family experience company CAMP. The pop-up offers an immersive entertainment experience through cutting-edge AR and Galaxy technology. Participants will team up with their digital avatars to battle for victory in an unforgettable game using the Galaxy Z Flip4.
[MENA] Samsung Strengthens Partnership With Philips Hue for Immersive SmartThings Experiences
At Samsung’s SmartThings Home of Entertainment event in Dubai, Samsung showcased the latest Philips Hue smart lighting system, highlighting the companies’ joint efforts to transform homes into smart, connected living spaces through the SmartThings app. The latest feature of this smart lighting system allows for dynamic, customizable lighting that syncs with any video or music content, creating an immersive entertainment experience for users.
[U.S.] Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Winner Shares How the Program Reshaped Her Life
Michelle Duong became a 2014-2015 Samsung Solve for Tomorrow National Winner for developing a residential “grey water” recovery system when she was just a high school sophomore. In this interview, Duong shares her experience serving as a Solve for Tomorrow Alumni mentor and how the program inspired her to give back to her community.
[U.K.] Samsung Partners With Leading Fitness Company To Bring Free Classes to Samsung Health Users
Samsung U.K. has partnered with renowned fitness company Les Mills to bring free access to fitness classes exclusively on Samsung Health via the Samsung Smart Hub. Available on Samsung TV models from 2020 to now, the 14 exclusive classes are open to new and existing customers, making it easier for users to exercise right from the comfort of their own homes.
[MENA] Samsung Partners With Anghami To Redefine Audio Entertainment Experiences
Samsung MENA is partnering with Anghami, the region’s leading music and entertainment streaming platform, to bring the service’s 100 million international and Arabic songs and podcasts to more consumers across the Middle East and North Africa. The one-year collaboration will provide MENA Samsung TV users with an exclusive offer from Anghami: customers will receive a three-month Anghami Plus voucher with valid purchases of a Samsung Smart TV or Sound device.
[India] Samsung Brings Interactive Yoga Experiences to TVs in a Global First
Samsung is bringing the interactive yoga experience to users through its smart TVs in an exclusive partnership with YogiFi, a smart yoga training solution from Wellnesys. When paired with a Samsung Smart TV, this new feature allows users to receive real-time feedback on their yoga postures through YogiFi’s Smart Yoga Mats — the world’s first AI-enabled yoga mat. All 2023 Samsung smart TV models currently offer the YogiFi app, with support for older models coming soon.
[U.K.] Samsung Wins Computing Brand of the Year Award at the Which? Awards 2023
Samsung received the prestigious Computing Brand of the Year Award at the Which? Awards 2023. The Which? Awards recognize and celebrate brands that are championing customers by consistently providing the best products and services. This year, judges examined value for money in light of the rising cost of living. Samsung was recognized for going above and beyond for consumers, providing excellent performance at affordable prices compared to other manufacturers.
[Spain] Samsung and the School of Industrial Organization To Provide Free Technology Training to Unemployed Youth
Samsung Electronics Spain and the School of Industrial Organization (EOI) have collaborated to train unemployed young people in new technologies. As part of the ongoing Samsung Innovation Campus training program, the three-year partnership will train young people in Artificial Intelligence or Big Data to increase their employability.
[Europe] Samsung Expands Its Self-Repair Program to European Consumers
Samsung’s Self-Repair program will now be available in Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Sweden and the U.K. Originally launched in the U.S., this expansion is set to provide European Galaxy users with the tools and Samsung parts to complete repairs, subsequently extending the lifecycle of their devices.
[Sweden] Samsung’s Solve for Tomorrow Awards AR Solution for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Samsung Electronics Sweden announced the winner of the annual Solve for Tomorrow program: 22-year-old Hugo Kinneteg, a forklift driver by night and programmer by day. His winning solution transcribes spoken words in real-time and presents them as text when wearing a pair of AR glasses, helping those who are deaf and hard of hearing.
[India] Samsung R&D Institute India-Bangalore Wins ‘Innovation with Impact’ Award at NASSCOM GCC Awards 2023
Samsung R&D Institute India-Bangalore (SRI-B) won the “Innovation with Impact” award at Nasscom GCC Awards 2023. This award recognizes Global Capability Centers (GCC) that have integrated innovation into their DNA, creating a sustainable and quantifiable impact on global enterprises. Catering specifically to the needs of Indian consumers, SRI-B strives to develop advancements in Advanced Communication, Multimedia, Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things and Services.
[Germany] Winners of Samsung’s Solve for Tomorrow Program Showcase Their Progress at the Greentech Festival
The winners of Samsung Germany’s 2022 Solve for Tomorrow program highlighted their progress around urban environmental protection at Berlin’s Greentech Festival, following the successful completion of an intensive six-month program to prepare for founding their companies. The three finalists — Alfaneo, Ceres and StreetLighTechnology — shared how their ideas grew from prototypes into near-complete projects with the help of experts, mentors and Samsung employees.
[India] Samsung Inaugurates Premium Experience Store in Hyderabad, Its Largest in Telangana
Samsung India opened the largest Premium Experience Store in the country at the Inorbit Mall in Hyderabad. This latest store showcases Samsung’s entire product ecosystem — SmartThings, smartphones, laptops, audio, gaming and lifestyle TVs — and offers tailored unique experiences through diverse zones. The 3,500-square-foot store will also host various Galaxy workshops, titled “Learn @ Samsung,” and entertainment activities tailored to local Hyderabad culture for visitors to enjoy.
[U.S.] Federico Casalegno: Unleashing Creativity With Computational Design
Federico Casalegno, Executive Vice President of Design at Samsung Electronics and Head of the Samsung Design Innovation Center (SDIC), shared his thoughts on the role of design in the age of artificial intelligence at The Future of Everything Festival 2023. The annual event, hosted by The Wall Street Journal in New York City, brings global thought leaders together to explore future ideas.
[Mexico] [Editorial] Every Day is World Environment Day at Samsung
In honor of this year’s World Environment Day (June 5), Alejandro Jaritz, Vice President and Head of Consumer Electronics (CE) B2C Team at Samsung Electronics Mexico, underlined the company’s ongoing commitment to sustainable practices across every stage of the product lifecycle. From embracing a circular economy to establishing local initiatives dedicated to responsible recycling, Samsung is undertaking diverse efforts toward building a more sustainable future for all.
[Southeast Asia] Samsung Strengthens Digital Healthcare Infrastructure in Southeast Asia and Oceania
The last few years have shown that future-resilient, modernized global healthcare infrastructures will be critical to prepare for future health crises. Working with healthcare partners globally, Samsung is transforming the healthcare field in Southeast Asia and Oceania through flexible, patient-first solutions to meet evolving demands.
[U.S.] Samsung Networks Innovation Center Opens in Plano, Texas
Samsung Electronics America opened its latest executive briefing center dedicated to network technologies in Plano, Texas. Samsung Networks Innovation Center showcases the company’s wide range of advanced network technologies and serves as a collaborative space for Samsung partners and customers to learn how the latest network offerings can be applied to a variety of use cases.
[Malaysia] Samsung Invites Malaysian Students To Reimagine Foldable Experiences
In collaboration with top local universities, Samsung Electronics Malaysia organized a Developer Day hackathon (June 14-15). Students will develop new, creative ideas on the Samsung and Android platforms to improve UI/UX experiences on the Galaxy Z Fold and Galaxy Z Flip. The six winning teams will receive a collection of the latest Galaxy devices.
[Mexico] Samsung’s The Wall Captivates Italy Ferrari Tournament Attendees With High-Resolution Display
Samsung Electronics’s leading display solution, The Wall, made its mark at the prestigious Italy Ferrari Tournament held at Amanali Country Club & Nautica in Hidalgo, Mexico. With a highly customizable and large-format display, The Wall provided participants with immersive, realistic and unparalleled viewing experiences during the two-day amateur golf tournament.
[India] Samsung Service Centers Save Over 17 Million Sheets of Paper Through ‘Go Paper-Free’ Initiative in India
Samsung Service Centers in India have saved more than 17 million sheets of paper over the past 12 months following the launch of “Go Paper-Free,” a global initiative that allows Samsung Service Center customers to go paper-less through a dedicated integrated system. The campaign is part of Samsung’s commitment to developing sustainable practices across all aspects of the product lifecycle. Through the global campaign, Samsung Electronics expects approximately six million liters of water will be saved and nearly 526 tons of carbon emissions will be reduced.
[Italy] Samsung Collaborates With Keith Haring on a Colorful Collection of Galaxy S23 Series Cases
Samsung Electronics Italy collaborated with acclaimed artist Keith Haring on a range of unique cases for the Galaxy S23 series. In three vivid styles titled “Heart,” ”Humans” and ”Colors,” the cases feature Haring’s universally recognized artistic style. The collection celebrates creativity and offers users more ways to customize Galaxy smartphones, making art accessible to everyone.
[U.S.] Samsung Shares Five Simple Tips To Care for Your Devices This Summer
During summer, Samsung Customer Care receives double the amount of calls compared to other seasons, as consumers use home appliances and electronic devices more frequently. In line with this observation, Samsung Electronics America has put together a list of five simple ways users can effortlessly troubleshoot and optimize the performance of their Samsung devices and appliances during the summer months.
[Brazil] Samsung Announces Partnership With Leading eSports Organization LOUD
At Unbox & Discover 2023, Samsung Electronics Brazil announced its latest partnership with LOUD, one of the country’s largest eSports and content organizations. Through this collaboration, dedicated LOUD squads will participate in events, championships and other online activities showcasing the gaming power of Samsung’s Neo QLED and Odyssey monitors.
[Mexico] World Environment Day: Samsung’s Efforts Towards Improving the Environment
In celebration of World Environment Day (June 5), the Samsung Mexico Newsroom highlighted some of the leading technologies, platforms and programs the company has created for a more sustainable future – dedicated recycling programs, intelligent energy monitoring through SmartThings, energy-efficient products, sustainable production, reusable packaging and extended warranties. Samsung Electronics’ environmental strategy is an ongoing commitment to join global efforts in combating climate change.
[Romania] Samsung Recognized as ‘Best Contact Center’ for Second Consecutive Year at the Romanian Contact Center Awards
At this year’s Romanian Contact Center Awards, the first competition in the country to spotlight companies that excel in the field of customer care, Samsung Electronics received three awards: “Best Contact Center (External)” for the second consecutive year, “Best Retention & Loyalty Department (VOC)” and “Best Training Specialist for Contact Center.” Organized by Contact Center Magazine and Marketing Insiders Group since 2009, the competition is open to internal and outsourced contact centers in Romania.
[Romania/Poland] Samsung’s ‘Solve for Tomorrow’ Program Receives Finalist Nomination in the European Digital Skills Awards 2023
Samsung Electronics announced that its global corporate citizenship program “Solve for Tomorrow” is a European Digital Skills Awards 2023 finalist in the Youth category. Samsung’s “Solve for Tomorrow” has received recognition for empowering younger generations in Poland and Romania to tackle emerging challenges and equipping them with necessary digital skills for the future.
[Colombia] Samsung Takes First Place in the TV and Smartphone Categories in Colombia’s Top of Mind Brand Poll
According to this year’s Top of Mind Awareness poll conducted by the polling company YanHaas and Dinero magazine, Samsung Electronics took first place among Colombian in both the smartphone and television categories. Since 2013, Samsung has remained the most memorable brand in the smartphone category among children and young people. This year, Samsung took fourth place across all brands, making it the highest-ranking technology company in the minds of Colombians.
[Malaysia] Samsung President TM Roh Shares Commitment to Continuous Innovation for More Unique Mobile Experiences
TM Roh, President and Head of Mobile eXperience (MX) Business at Samsung Electronics, shared his thoughts on the state of the mobile industry during a recent visit to Vietnam. Roh underscored Samsung’s strong mobile leadership, attributing the success of the Galaxy S23 series and continuous efforts to innovate and provide unique experiences for consumers. Samsung Vietnam will continue to adapt to challenges in the market and prioritize the user experience, using a three-pronged approach.
[Netherlands] What You Missed Last Night: Dutch Influencer Yasmin Karssing Captures Rotterdam’s Nightlife With the Galaxy S23 Ultra
Samsung Netherlands and Dutch actress and influencer Yasmin Karssing opened a special two-day pop-up gallery in Rotterdam showcasing the city’s striking nightlife as shot by Karssing on the Galaxy S23 Ultra. The “What You Missed Last Night” exhibition aims to inspire visitors to express themselves creatively, highlighting Rotterdam’s nightlife through low light shots taken with the Galaxy S23 Ultra and its Nightography feature.
[Romania] Samsung and BMW Partner To Bring Together Innovation in the Tech and Automotive Industries
Under the concept of “Overtake the Ordinary,” Samsung Romania and BMW Romania are collaborating to offer consumers new experiences beyond technology through the two brands’ shared legacies of leading innovation and redefining industry standards. The partnership will offer a range of exciting activations for Romanian consumers to enjoy this summer, starting with a Samsung brand ambassador-led project to showcase how technology can power exploration.
[South Africa] Samsung Announces the Winner of the #MyBespoke Design Challenge
Samsung Electronics South Africa has announced the winner of the inaugural Bespoke Home Challenge for up-and-coming young designers. Launched in October 2022, the contest ended this month after a finalist showdown between the four remaining participants, with Zwelibanzi Nzuza’s design taking first place.
[U.S.] [Video] Living My Best Life: Samsung’s Employee Shares Love for the Galaxy Ecosystem
Samsung U.S. Newsroom’s “Living My Best Life” series explores what products Samsung employees hold closest to their hearts. In the latest interview, Sherina Chatlani from Mobile eXperience (MX) Business shares her love for the Galaxy ecosystem that connects her Samsung Galaxy S22, Watch4, Buds2 Pro and Tab S8 Ultra, ensuring a seamless experience at any travel destination.
[Singapore] Samsung Launches the ONE Esports App for Galaxy Devices To Bring Exclusive Esports Content to Southeast Asian Fans
As part of a long-term partnership with ONE Esports, Samsung Electronics in Southeast Asia has launched the ONE Esports mobile app exclusively for Samsung Galaxy smartphones, offering users priority access to the latest esports news and gaming updates. Developed for esports enthusiasts, the mobile app is a testament to Samsung’s ongoing support of the gaming community. The ONE Esports app is currently available to Samsung Galaxy smartphone users in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
[Indonesia] Photographer Muhamad Sadam Captures the Stunning Scenery of Central Asia Using the Galaxy S23 Ultra 5G
Muhamad Sadam, a photographer and traveler, harnessed the Galaxy S23 Ultra 5G to capture the unique scenery and natural beauty of Central Asia while exploring Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. Thanks to the powerful performance, durability and leading camera capabilities of the Galaxy S23 Ultra 5G (such as 100x Zoom, Super HDR and the Astro Hyperlapse features), Sadam was able to capture vivid, clear and epic shots throughout his adventures.
[Peru] Samsung Brings Peruvian Gaming Enthusiasts Together for the First Galaxy S23 Ultra Gaming Tournament
Samsung Electronics Peru held the first Galaxy Gaming S23 Ultra tournament between May 4 and 13 at the Jockey Plaza’s Falabella department store in Lima. Hundreds of participants gathered to experience the gaming power of the Galaxy S23 Ultra firsthand with renowned gamers encouraging visitors who competed for prizes and participated in raffles.
[Spain] Samsung Organizes a Fortnite Tournament for Gaming Enthusiasts That Harnesses the Power of the Galaxy S23 Ultra
Samsung Electronics Spain organized a tournament for the Fortnite gaming community to showcase the performance capabilities of the Galaxy S23 Ultra. Following the first stage, where nine participants qualified, the second stage will see these players compete against several well-known streamers on a bus traveling through the streets of Madrid. The winner will receive Galaxy products, and the tournament will be live streamed using the Galaxy S23 Ultra on Samsung Electronics Spain’s social channel.
[India] Samsung India Ambassador Hosts a Photography Workshop at the Samsung Opera House for Young Photography Enthusiasts
Samsung Electronics India’s Members Community invited brand ambassador Rohit Gadher to conduct a photography workshop at the Samsung Opera House in Bengaluru, India. More than 30 young photographers gathered to learn how to take product photos and portraits using the Galaxy S23 Ultra’s Low-light technology, Expert Raw mode and 200MP resolution — enabling beginners to master shots in any lighting condition and setup to become professionals in no time.
[India] First Batch of Students Graduate With Certificates in AI, Coding and Programming From Samsung Innovation Campus
Samsung Innovation Campus, Samsung Electronics’ CSR program, granted certificates in AI, Coding and Programming to its first batch of 196 students in Bengaluru. Samsung Electronics India launched the Samsung Innovation Campus program at eight campuses nationwide to impart knowledge and skills needed in the technology field. As part of the Samsung Innovation Campus program, a total of 3,000 students will be imparted skills in AI, IoT, Big Data and Coding & Programming across India in 2023.
[Indonesia] [Editorial] Samsung Attracts New Customers Through Digital E-Commerce Strategy
Samsung Electronics discovered that more consumers in Southeast Asia and Oceania (SEAO) are choosing to shop online, with 8 in 10 surveyed internet users making online purchases by the end of 2021, including 87% of consumers in Indonesia. To enhance the e-commerce experience for consumers, Shawn Kwon, Head of Regional Online Business at Samsung Electronics Southeast Asia and Oceania, has identified three trends based on consumer shopping habits that will shape its retail offerings and services.
[U.S.] Samsung Ranks No. 1 in Customer Satisfaction by ACSI® for 5G Mobile Devices
Samsung Electronics America has been ranked No. 1 for customer satisfaction among 5G mobile devices in the 2023 American Customer Satisfaction Index Survey (ACSI®). In addition, Samsung claimed first place for overall quality, product quality and service quality for 5G smartphones as well as perceived value among overall brand comparisons. These awards serve as recognition for Samsung’s continued investment in creating the best device technology for its users.
[U.S.] An Inside Look Into Your Mobile Device Repair Journey With Samsung Care
The Samsung U.S. Newsroom highlighted some of the exceptional customer experiences and device care services offered to users through the Samsung Care program. With a variety of options, including walk-in, mail-in and “We Come to You” (in-person service via van), users can feel at ease receiving authorized care at their convenience regardless of location. By providing quality repairs and promoting a circular economy, Samsung Care is helping users reduce e-waste and keep their devices in tip-top shape.
[Vietnam] Samsung Recognized for Foreign Investments in Vietnam
Samsung Electronics was recognized for its meaningful investments in Vietnam at the “Stronger Investment Partnerships for a Thriving Vietnam” seminar, topping the list of 10 organizations recognized. At the event, Jooho Choi, Head of Samsung Vietnam Manufacturing Complex, gave a speech sharing the success stories of Samsung’s 15-year investment presence and its projections for maintaining sustainable economic growth and foreign direct investment (FDI) businesses in Vietnam.
[South Africa] Samsung’s Future Generation Lab Does the SmartThings
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Samsung Electronics Africa is promoting some of the unique and innovative ways Gen Z is incorporating SmartThings device functions and experiences into their lives. Through its “Gen Zs Do the SmartThings” campaign, Samsung is showcasing how the SmartThings multi-device system has simplified lives in eye-catching stories from influencers. Made by Gen Z for Gen Z, the campaign features products including The Serif, The Freestyle, Galaxy Buds2 Pro, Galaxy Watch and more.
[U.S.] Samsung Innovation Campus Learner Spotlight: Natia Lollie
Samsung U.S. Newsroom spotlighted Natia Lollie, a participant in the Artificial Intelligence (AI) course at Samsung’s Innovation Campus, a virtual educational program designed to give Millennial and Gen Z women the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge in fields related to emerging technologies. Lollie explains how Samsung’s support for gender diversity in AI is a significant step for inclusivity and representation. She hopes to utilize the valuable knowledge gained from Samsung Innovation Campus to jump-start a career in AI and robotics.
[Italy] Samsung Survey Discovers How Technology Unites Families in Italy
In celebration of International Family Day on May 15, Samsung Electronics Italy conducted a Trend Radar survey in partnership with Human Highway to look at the way technology shapes and influences families and different generations in Italy. The results found that Italians view technology as central and fundamental to their lives, with 96% and 93% of respondents stating that devices and household appliances, respectively, are important to their everyday lives. Although different generations display varying levels of technological use and prowess, the survey highlights how technology is able to bridge the gap between demographics, bringing loved ones of all ages closer together.
[Latinoamérica] Samsung’s Metaverse Minigame Takes Inspiration From the Sustainability of the Galaxy S23 Series
On May 18, Samsung Electronics Latin America is introducing a new minigame to House of SAM, the virtual space within the metaverse platform Decentraland. Inspired by the sustainability of the Galaxy S23 series, the new game “ECO Run S23” invites players to take part in a scavenger hunt to find and then appropriately recycle materials. Available at three levels of difficulty, players who complete the game first can win an NFT in the form of S23 Sneakers.
[U.S.] Samsung VP Bill Lee Shares His Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Journey
Bill Lee, VP of Consumer Electronics Retail Operations at Samsung Electronics America, discussed his diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) journey with the Samsung U.S. Newsroom. In this interview, Lee, a Korean American born in New York City, shares his excitement about the growth of Samsung’s DEI efforts as well as his love for taking his teammates out into the woods.
[India] Samsung Design Delhi: 15 Years of Innovation, Growth and Success
Samsung Design Delhi (SDD) is celebrating 15 years since its foundation as one of Samsung’s Global Design Hubs in India. Founded with the vision to derive local innovative insights from India, over the past 15 years SDD has grown from a small team of designers to become a world-class design center working across a range of product categories.
[Sweden] Samsung and Turnpike Partner To Digitalize the Hotel Hospitality Experience
Samsung Electronics Sweden and Turnpike are collaborating to take Stockholm’s Clarion Hotel Sign hospitality experiences to the next level by “digitalizing” staff for more efficient operations. Using Samsung’s Galaxy Watch4 devices implemented with Turnpike’s workflow systems, hotel staff can stay connected and up to date with their tasks and relevant priorities. With connected schedules and messages sent in real-time to each staff member’s wrist, the goal of this partnership is to ultimately streamline and improve the hotel’s daily operations for employees as well as guests.
[Italy] Samsung and Diesel Announce Collaboration With Exclusive Covers for the Galaxy S23 Series
Samsung Electronics Italy has partnered with iconic lifestyle brand Diesel to release a new exclusive collection of covers for the Galaxy S23 series. Featuring the Diesel logo and the brand’s iconic colors, the cases have been designed to allow users to personalize their devices while protecting them. The collaboration launch was celebrated with an exclusive event in Milan.
[Thailand] Samsung Receives a Plaque of Honor at the 26th National Assembly of the Blind
For the third year in a row, Samsung Electronics Thailand has received a plaque of honor at the 26th National Assembly of the Blind, a private organization that supports operations for the Association of the Blind in Thailand. The award was granted in recognition of the company’s focus on product design and comprehensive services that provide the best experience to all users, including those who are visually impaired.
[Indonesia] Capturing Indonesia’s Natural Beauty With the Galaxy S23 Ultra 5G
In order to showcase the leading camera features of the Galaxy S23 Series 5G, Samsung Electronics Indonesia harnessed the device to capture some of Indonesia’s natural beauty. The Galaxy S23 Ultra 5G’s 200MP camera and enhanced Nightography capabilities produced epic shots of Wae Rebo Village, located in East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia.
[Peru] Samsung Peru Announces the “S23 Film Fest”
With the goal of encouraging young talent within the field, Samsung Peru, in collaboration with Cinescape, has introduced the “S23 Film Fest”. This short film contest encourages people over the age of 18 to record their epic creations entirely using the Galaxy S23 Ultra, with finalist announcements and judging to take place in May.
[India] Samsung Innovation Campus Bengaluru: Young Techies Share Their Journeys
Samsung Innovation Campus in Bengaluru, India, is helping young minds innovate in all kinds of ways. In order to share more about what this journey looks like, Samsung India interviewed four participants of the Campus’ programs on what they have learned so far.
[Vietnam] Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of Samsung Electronics Vietnam Thai Nguyen (SEVT)
On April 20, Samsung Electronics Vietnam celebrated the 10th anniversary of Samsung Electronics Vietnam Thai Nguyen (SEVT), marking the 15th year of Samsung’s large-scale investment and development in Vietnam. At an event attended by leading regional figures as well as Samsung executives, SEVT received a third-class Labor Order from the President and the Emulation flag from the Thai Nguyen People’s Committee in recognition of the company’s ongoing efforts in the region.
[Chile] Samsung Launches Campaign To Encourage Responsible Management of Electronic Waste
Samsung Electronics Chile has launched a “Recycle and Save” initiative targeted at those looking to upgrade their appliances. Those who participate and elect to responsibly recycle their old electrical products free of charge can receive a discount when purchasing their next appliance through the company’s website. This program is the latest in Samsung Electronics Chile’s annual investment of US$250 million toward recycling initiatives.
[Australia] Samsung Continues Its Four-Year Winning Streak as Australia’s Best TV Brand
As the recipient of the “Best TV Brand” award in Finder Australian’s 2023 Customer Satisfaction Awards, Samsung Electronics Australia has made history by marking its fourth year holding this acclaimed title, a streak no other TV brand has achieved. Samsung secured the highest scores amongst 11 competing brands in categories including Performance, Image quality and Overall experience, as rated by Australian consumers.
[Canada] Samsung Ranked a Top Five Most Reputable Company in Canada
Samsung Electronics Canada has been named the fourth most reputable company in Canada, according to Leger’s annual Reputation Study. The study, now in its 26th year, has become the benchmark for measuring corporate reputation in Canada, and this year’s study of over 38,000 Canadians across six recognized pillars of recognition marks the tenth year in a row that Samsung has earned a spot on the Top 10 list.
[U.S.] Samsung Unveils Expanded Connectivity Between Galaxy Watch and Peloton Devices
Samsung Electronics America announced Galaxy Watch5 and Watch4 series smartwatches will roll out the Peloton Watch App. Users are able to connect to Peloton Bike, Bike+, Tread, Row and Guide through the app, providing users the ability to see their heart rate on screen during a workout. The Peloton Watch App empowers users with more control and visibility over their home workouts.
[India] Samsung To Set Up 15 Premium Experience Stores Across India by 2023
Samsung Electronics India has announced that it will be bringing 15 premium experience stores to top cities around India by the end of 2023, creating a new benchmark for premium electronics retail in the country. These experience stories will showcase Samsung’s complete product ecosystem through a range of dedicated zones and Galaxy Workshops designed to engage younger consumers and showcase to them how Samsung’s innovations can help them pursue their interests more efficiently.
[Jordan] Samsung Jordan’s R&D Ranks Second in the Quality Track at SLU Grand Challenge at ICASSP 2023
The Samsung R&D Institute Jordan (SRJO) has come in second place in a challenge held by META during ICASSP 2023, one of the most prestigious conference of its kind in the world. The challenge, which aims to push the boundaries of technology in creating new language models for more effective voice command processing, ranked entrants on their level of quality for understanding and translating spoken speech into other languages in home electronic products, IT products and mobile communications using AI techniques. SRJO participated with a single end-to-end model that can understand the speaker’s intent immediately from an audio file, without the need for any intermediate text processing.
[Mexico] Samsung Recognized by Merco as the Most Responsible ESG Company in Its Sector
Following the company’s efforts towards corporate social responsibility (CSR), Samsung Electronics Mexico has been acknowledged as the Most Responsible Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Company in the Home Equipment sector of the 10th edition of Merco Responsabilidad ESG Mexico. As well as introducing initiatives catered towards caring for the environment, Samsung Electronics Mexico has been undertaking a range of comprehensive programs and services that increase accessibility for customers and that provide the next generation with the tools necessary to become future leaders in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
[Romania] Samsung and Musette Launch a Limited-Edition Bag Inspired by the Galaxy Z Flip4
Samsung Electronics Romania and local premium fashion brand Musette are continuing to bring the essence of the Galaxy Z Flip4 to life by challenging the rules of design in their latest campaign. Their newest collaboration features a limited-edition bag called “Flip the Contrasts” and it celebrates the multitude of contrasts in the day-to-day life of every woman, during Women’s Month. The bag was inspired by the innovative design of the Galaxy Z Flip4, which is in itself a contrast: an elegant, yet powerful smartphone.
[Belgium] Samsung Chosen as Belgians’ Favorite Brand 2023
Samsung Electronics Belgium has been named Best Consumer Electronics Brand, Best Telecom Brand and Best Product Brand (across all sectors) in Belgium at the Best Brands Awards 2023. The Best Brands Awards, organized by leading European agency Serviceplan and market research company GfK, crown Belgian consumers’ favorite brands annually across 21 different sectors.