Tuesday 16 April 2024
Samsung reportedly set to return to M&A market with trillion KRW deal in the works
Since acquiring American automotive audio maker Harman in 2016, Samsung Electronics has seemingly suspended large-scale mergers and acquisitions (M&A) for the past 8 years. Recently,...
Tuesday 19 March 2024
Samsung's Harman is kitting out robo-cabs
Zoox's robot taxi meets the level 5 autonomy mark.
Thursday 18 January 2024
Leading Samsung's acquisition of Harman, Young Sohn injects Silicon Valley DNA into electronics giant
Young Sohn, Harman International's chairman, joined Samsung Electronics in 2012 as the corporate president. He led the Samsung Strategy Innovation Center (SSIC) and has been critical...
Wednesday 17 January 2024
Driving Samsung to future car electronics: Q&A with Harman chairman Young Sohn (II)
Harman International will be critical as Samsung Electronics scales its automotive business. In the second part of an exclusive interview with DIGITIMES, Young Sohn, who chairs the...
Tuesday 16 January 2024
Driving Samsung to future car electronics: Q&A with Harman chairman Young Sohn (I)
With its long-time experience in the automotive sector, Harman International has formed its views on the supply chain and the industry outlook. The company is expected to report the...
Friday 12 January 2024
CIS price hikes reflect Samsung's new strategy
Looking back to 2023, the DS division of Samsung's semiconductor business suffered an overall poor performance in the memory industry, and eventually implemented production cuts to...
Friday 29 December 2023
Samsung-owned Harman expected to reach over KRW1 trillion operating profits in 2023
In 2016, Samsung Electronics purchased Harman International, a US-based audio electronics company, at US$8 billion. Seven years later, Harman will likely see its operating profits...
Wednesday 11 January 2023
Samsung and Harman showcasing in-vehicle alert system at CES
Samsung Electronics and its US subsidiary Harman have partnered to develop a key function in Harman's Ready Care automotive solution. In the future, when a driver unconsciously starts...