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Brand-new South Korean casino Jeju Dream Tower’s opening pushed back to end of 2020

Brand-new South Korean casino Jeju Dream Tower’s opening pushed back to end of 2020

The opening of the Jeju Dream Tower, a brand-new Integrated Resort (IR) casino which is currently under construction South Korea’s island of Jeju, has reportedly been pushed back by around a couple

Samsung may unveil Galaxy S8 and S8 Edge phones in late March

South Korean electronics giant Samsung may unveil its upcoming Galaxy S8 and S8 Edge smartphones as soon as March 29, according to tech writer and reliable leaker Evan Blass.

Blass, who is known for leaking upcoming products under his Twitter handle @evleaks, also leaked the features of the Korean smartphone maker's two new flagship handsets.

Samsung Note 7’s battery reportedly caused fires in the device

South Korean electronics giant Samsung's investigation into what caused many Galaxy Note 7s to explode and catch fire has indicated that the battery was the main culprit, according to emerging media reports.

Citing an anonymous person familiar with the matter, several media outlets also reported that Samsung will likely officially announce the results of its investigation on January 23rd, a day before announcing its fourth-quarter results.

Samsung apparently leaks Galaxy S8

Electronics giant Samsung recently released two different adverts showing off its new AMOLED displays, but the real star of the show is a mysterious smartphone that showed up in both adverts. The unique design of the mysterious device prompted many to predict that it might be the Galaxy S8.

Samsung hasn't yet officially announced the Galaxy S8, but the company is widely expected to introduce the eagerly-awaited smartphone sometime in spring this year.

Samsung Galaxy S8 will reportedly boast several noteworthy upgrades

With bigwig South Korean smartphone maker Samsung expected to officially unveil its new flagship handset - the Galaxy S8 - at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February 2017, it is being rumored that the handset will apparently boast some new, cutting-edge features.

Though Samsung will not likely divulge any details about the Galaxy S8 handset before its official unveiling, several reports and rumors making rounds about the upcoming handset have been hinting that the company has put its Galaxy Note 7 debacle behind it, and is looking ahead to its new handset.

Samsung releases 2016 Q3 financial results; reports its worst operating profit in two years

Bigwig South Korean device maker Samsung declared its financial results for the 2016 third quarter on Wednesday, reporting its worst operating profit in two years; thanks chiefly to the company's Galaxy Note 7 debacle.