Tag Archives: samsung
- Samsung mulls adopting blockchain for key operations
September 1, 2016
South Korean electronics giant Samsung is reportedly considering how blockchain can be used in today’s evolving financial and technology sectors. Blockchain is the underlying technology that supports popular digital currency bitcoin. It makes use of cryptography to create a distributed ledger system in order to hold and spend money in...
- Apple’s Potential Loss to Patent Trolls Hard To Cheer
June 11, 2014
Apple is the most profitable technology company in the world today in large part—thanks to the success of its iPhone and iPad products. Part of that success can be attributed to its use of the legal system to enforce patents against competitors like Samsung, which Apple won a $1 billion...
- Probability’s Charles Cohen on the Mobile Gambling Industry
June 10, 2013
If there was ever anyone who understands the mobile gambling industry better than anybody else, it's Charles Cohen. The Probability CEO has pretty much seen everything, especially the evolution of mobile gambling from being considered as a "sideline" a few years ago to now being hailed as the "main stream" of the gaming industry....
- 2012’s top slot machines; AC Slots goes under; Caesars gets info active
January 20, 2013
According to a quarterly survey of 73 operators of 245 casinos worldwide, the top-performing slot machines of 2012 were (in order) IGT’s Wheel of Fortune, Bally’s Michael Jackson and IGT’s Megabucks. Vegas Inc. reported that the survey, conducted by gaming researchers Todd Eilers and Frank Fantini, put IGT ahead of...
- Apple teases Samsung (again); Android rules mobile; grabby gambling apps
November 4, 2012
In July, Korean technology giant Samsung won the UK round of its never-ending global patent infringement tournament against rival Apple. As a result, Apple was ordered to publish a statement on its UK website confirming that Samsung had not infringed on Apple’s patents in this case. Apple dutifully posted a...
- Apple and Samsung play out expensive stalemate
August 24, 2012
Apple and Samsung have played out to an unfortunate stalemate in South Korea after the country ruled both companies had infringed each other’s patents. The two are long time foes and the court ruled that Apple had infringed two Samsung patents whereas Samsung breached one of Apple’s. Each company has...
Tensions in Asia propel bitcoin past $4,000 to new milestone
August 14, 2017
Kangwon Land casino paying problem gamblers to stay away
March 24, 2017
Cyberattack cripples Korean bitcoin exchange Bithumb
July 6, 2017
Chinese tourists maintain biggest spenders’ crown
April 13, 2017