CES: Samsung unveils 146-inch TV called ‘The Wall’

Samsung has unveiled a 146-inch modular MicroLED TV, dubbed ‘The Wall’ at its annual first look event at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Samsung said The Wall is a self-emitting TV with micrometer (µm) scale LEDs – which are much smaller than current LEDs and serve as their own source of light. […]

Samsung’s 2016 smart TV line to be IoT ready

Samsung’s entire 2016 smart TV line-up will be Internet of Things (IoT) ready and connected with the SmartThings platform, the firm has announced. New IoT hub technology will allow viewers to use the smart TVs to control the entire smart home, with SmartThings acting as an open platform that lets users to connect, manage and […]

Samsung acquired connected home specialist SmartThings

Samsung has acquired connected home technology specialist SmartThings, which provides technology to allow users to synchronise connected devices in the home via a smartphone app and hardware device.  SmartThings CEO Alex Hawkinson said in a blog posting that the deal would enable his company to operate as a n independent unit within Samsung’s open innovation […]