Weekly News Recap #4

Reminiscent of Facebook’s Messenger, Instagram is adding a new feature which will allow you to see when your friends are online and available to chat! Instagram noted, “When your friends are active on Instagram, you’ll see a green dot next to their profile picture in various spaces within the app, including the Direct inbox and your friend list when you share a post from the feed.” This...

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Samsung will launch a long-awaited foldable phone, Galaxy X early next year. Samsung is supposedly still deciding whether the device will fold out vertically or horizontally, which seems very strange considering the company recently suggested the device will already be ready to be displayed at Samsung’s developer conference next month. In that case, perhaps Samsung may instead present conceptual details of the design and user...
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Samsung’s water-resistant statement about the Galaxy phone is misleading

The Australian Commission on Competition and Consumer Affairs (ACCC) takes Samsung to court on claims that it misled clients about the nature of the water resistance of multiple devices.

Samsung earnings might have been hit by Huawei but boosted by Apple

Samsung Electronics expects its operating profit for the second quarter to fall by more than half from the previous year