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Samsung Under Investigation For Hiring People To Bash HTC Online


 Samsung Under Investigation For Hiring People To Bash HTC Online
topic by CPTryder1536 - 04-16-2013, 11:42 AM - Boxden > BX Tech


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Samsung is under investigation by the Taiwanese authorities for allegedly hiring people, mostly students, in order to “post malicious comments” online about their main Android competitor, HTC. The Taiwanese Fair Trade Commission said, through spokesperson Sun Lih-chyun, that ”the case was set up last week after we received complaints”.

Apparently, documents surfaced showing Samsung’s involvement in recruiting students in order to criticize HTC, while praising Samsung at the same time, anonymously, on the internet. If Samsung is found guilty the company could be fined Tw$25 million (about $835,000).

Samsung Taiwan has not been informed, as per the subsidiary’s claims, about the investigation, but on its Facebook page it was published that it regretted “any inconvenience and confusion from the Internet event”. Furthermore, “Samsung Taiwan has halted all Internet marketing such as posting articles on websites”.


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26 comments for "Samsung Under Investigation For Hiring People To Bash HTC Online"


 04-16-2013, 12:06 PMaway - #2
XxHeAtMaKeRxX 22 heat pts22

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They sent the e-goons out

A few made it to bx
 04-16-2013, 12:07 PMaway - #3
Adamsville 115 heat pts115

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Ya'll still hiring, YG?
 04-16-2013, 12:27 PMaway - #4
coolio 44 heat pts44

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 04-16-2013, 12:31 PMaway - #5
eCity 420 19 heat pts19

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Why cant people just accept that HTC is garbage?


No one is gettin paid to bash it, we just experience bull#### with their phones and have the need to let people know how much of a piece of #### they are.. You have to be a good citizen and give people the heads up when they are goin to make a poor life choice.
 04-16-2013, 12:49 PMaway - #6
Adamsville 115 heat pts115

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Originally Posted by eCity 420
Why cant people just accept that HTC is garbage?


No one is gettin paid to bash it, we just experience bull#### with their phones and have the need to let people know how much of a piece of #### they are.. You have to be a good citizen and give people the heads up when they are goin to make a poor life choice.
My ni##a eCity aiming for that promotion. ThePainKiller better watch his spot.

 04-16-2013, 03:35 PMaway - #7
Y.G. 22 heat pts22

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Hiring people?

I do that #### for free.
 04-16-2013, 03:37 PMaway - #8
Y.G. 22 heat pts22

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Originally Posted by eCity 420
Why cant people just accept that HTC is garbage?


No one is gettin paid to bash it, we just experience bull#### with their phones and have the need to let people know how much of a piece of #### they are.. You have to be a good citizen and give people the heads up when they are goin to make a poor life choice.

We are great citizens.
 04-16-2013, 04:32 PMaway - #9
layzie8171 41 heat pts41

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at hiring people to bash htc. everybody does that on the reg
 04-16-2013, 05:17 PMaway - #10
P-Hill|M 16 heat pts16

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Originally Posted by Y.G.
Hiring people?

I do that #### for free.
The Australian Stallion
 04-16-2013, 07:03 PMaway - #11
VictoryThagr8 5 heat pts

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Originally Posted by eCity 420
Why cant people just accept that HTC is garbage?


No one is gettin paid to bash it, we just experience bull#### with their phones and have the need to let people know how much of a piece of #### they are.. You have to be a good citizen and give people the heads up when they are goin to make a poor life choice.
Maybe if yall bash Samsung for having some cheap plastic on their phone and make the us version of the Galaxy line equal with international the international version maybe Samsung would actually be by far the best phone. Just like apple Stan, Samsung Galaxy s fan act like Samsung does no wrong.

Last edited by VictoryThagr8; 04-16-2013 at 07:18 PM..
 04-16-2013, 07:44 PMonline - #12
nitetrain8601 8 heat pts

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All the phones that the US gets have faults. It's just personal preference at this point. I'm getting the HTC One, clearly knowing what I'm getting myself into. Yes, I will need my charger on deck, but I already do now with my S3, plus the build quality on HTC's, for the most part, are so much better than Samsungs.
 04-16-2013, 08:30 PMaway - #13
Y.G. 22 heat pts22

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Originally Posted by P-Hill
The Australian Stallion
 04-16-2013, 08:49 PMaway - #14
ThePainkiller 299 heat pts299

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Originally Posted by Y.G.
Hiring people?

I do that #### for free.
 04-16-2013, 10:21 PMaway - #15
PTC 116 heat pts116

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Can't support Samsung no more. USA version has the same internals as rivals... Hypocrites and copiers... HTC or iPhone next...
 04-16-2013, 10:31 PMaway - #16
Leezee 

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Anyone who ownes some stock knows how annoying paid bashers can be..
 04-16-2013, 11:47 PMaway - #17
killadre 175 heat pts175

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These android Stans here on box would offer to pay to talk down on htc amongs others (apple)
 04-17-2013, 12:21 AMaway - #18
That Guy Fly 17 heat pts17

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All companies do this though.
 04-17-2013, 01:08 AMaway - #19
Twelve 

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like you have to pay people to say htc is a$s
 04-17-2013, 02:05 AMaway - #20
A6249CF 24 heat pts24

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and people thought i was talking #### when i said government hire people to troll forums and discredit real ####

 
 


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