The history of Samsung explained in video

Today, Samsung is known for its smartphones and tablets, but did you know it also makes tanks and owns an amusement park? Find out more in Crave UK's video.

Hit play on the video below for a brisk walk-and-talk on the history of Samsung--one of the biggest, weirdest, and most fascinating tech companies on the planet.

Samsung has been a gigantic name in technology for yonks, but it's fair to say that only in the last few years has the company really moved to the forefront of gadgeteering.

That's thanks to the things it's doing in the smartphone and tablet world, crafting compelling Android mobiles like the Samsung Galaxy S2 , and laying claim to the first proper iPad competitor, the Samsung Galaxy Tab.

Samsung's also spent the last few years making some decent laptops and extremely chic tellies. But building desirable, box-shaped consumer tech is only one facet of this enormous company.

Read more of " The history of Samsung explained in video " at Crave UK.

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Luke Westaway is a senior editor at CNET and writer/ presenter of Adventures in Tech, a thrilling gadget show produced in our London office. Luke's focus is on keeping you in the loop with a mix of video, features, expert opinion and analysis.

 

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