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Samsung lost $12 billion in market value on Friday, hit by downgrades that have underscored concerns about slowing sales of its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone.
Japan's benchmark stock index moved out of bear market territory on Friday following comments by Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) that shook Tokyo financial markets minutes before the close of trade.
Stocks posted sharp declines across the board Wednesday, with the Dow ending below 15,000, following weakness in overseas markets and amid concerns over when the Fed will start tapering its bond-buying program on the heels of several mixed economic reports.
Bad economic news means bad stock action; housing nears normalcy or renewed panic; Apple slapped; more GM going public.
Dennis Berman of The Wall Street Journal and Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray discuss how the ruling against Apple will likely affect the company and its stock price.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports the details on the battle between the two tech titans over a patent infringement suit.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on today's top business headlines, including this morning's ADP employment numbers; the effectiveness of Japanese Prime Minister Abe's "third arrow" economic plan, and a patent infringement setback for Apple.
U.S. stock futures point to a lower open, after the Nikkei tumbled nearly 4 percent when Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's third "Abenomics" arrow failed to impress investors.
"I don't think it's that big," said Jonathan Geller, Boy Genius Report, discussing Samsung winning the latest round in its long-running patent battle with Apple.
In another volatile afternoon session, the Nikkei tumbled 3.8 percent to a new two-month low on Wednesday while the yen inched higher after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's third "Abenomics" arrow failed to impress investors.
In an ongoing battle between the world's two leading tech giants, Samsung won a round against Apple when a U.S. trade agency ruled that the Silicon Valley bigwig had infringed on a patent owned by the Korean company.
Apple is "disappointed" with U.S. trade panel's ruling it infringed a Samsung patent.
With an advantage in chips in the stagnant PC market, Intel is looking to gain a bigger footing in the mobile and tablet market, as Samsung commits to using Intel processors in an Android tablet.
Adam Leach, practice leader of devices and platforms at Ovum, discusses Motorola and Samsung, as well as why the lack of innovations from Apple is affecting its share price.
Samsung Electronics has chosen an Intel processor to power a new version of one of its top-tier Android tablets, in a major victory for the U.S. chipmaker.
Samsung unveils a stripped down version of its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone, aiming to grab a bigger share in the midtier segment as growth in the high-end market slows.
Motorola plans to launch a new, made-in-the-U.S. smartphone, CEO Dennis Woodside said on Wednesday, confirming speculation the cellphone maker intends to make a comeback.
Japan's benchmark index skidded below the 14,000 mark to a one-month low on Thursday, weighed down by a strengthening yen and volatile Japanese government bond yields (JGBs). The session brought the benchmark's total losses to 14 percent since last Thursday's plunge.
Neale Anderson, Telecom & Media Analyst, Asia-Pacific at HSBC tells us why Asian telco companies are attractive investments.
Microsoft's shareholders could be gearing up to flex some muscle, Normura's Richard Sherlund says.