Enhance Software Competitiveness

Reuters:

“Chairman Lee told top managers to come up with various measures including M&As to enhance software competitiveness,” Kim Soon-taek, head of the Samsung Group office, told local reporters.

That would be Samsung chairman Kun-hee Lee after Google announced that it would purchase Motorola Mobility. For a hardware-focused Samsung enhancing software competitiveness internally will be a tough challenge. In light of today’s announcement by HP, webOS might a possible acquisition target and an easier way for Samsung.