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A Tokyo court ruled on Friday that Samsung infringed on rival Apple's patent for a "bounce-back" feature on earlier models of its popular smartphones.
Loo Wee Teck, international head of consumer electronics at Euromonitor, says sales of the Samsung S4 phone are disappointing and adds that Sony is "coming back very strong" with its smartphones.
Teck Zhung Wong, Senior Market Analyst at IDC Asia Pacific says Samsung is in the spotlight much like how Apple was previously. He believes Samsung's phones are doing very well but finds the product launches a bit too frequent.
Sony shareholders pressed its chief executive for a response to Third Point's proposal for a partial spinoff of its entertainment arm but Kazuo Hirai pleaded for their patience.
Asian equities got hammered on Thursday after the Federal Reserve signaled an end to its bond-buying program while weak factory activity in China added to market gloom.
Nam Hyung Kim, Managing Director at Arete Research tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks Samsung Electronics needs to reform if it wants to be taken seriously by investors.
Facebook founder and billionaire Mark Zuckerberg ditched his trademark hoodie as he arrived in Seoul to meet with South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Samsung Electronics officials to discuss ways to enhance business cooperation.
Samsung is promising the first 1 million Galaxy owners a free Jay-Z album, and Google is working to bring internet access to people in remote corners of the world. CNBC's John Carney, and Bob Pisani, discuss.
Analysts fell under Samsung Electronics marketing spell when they made what they now admit were hopelessly optimistic forecasts.
A coalition of law enforcement officials, political leaders and consumer groups, wants a "kill switch" installed on all new smartphones. The NBC reports.
Apple shares may be down 20 percent year to date as investors worry about slowing growth, but two fund managers still see reason to own the smartphone maker.
Michael Na, Korea Strategist at Nomura tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks the Great Rotation has actually been from emerging markets to developed markets.
Blaming Tim Cook for Apple's lack of pep is, at best, narrow and likely, misguided, Herb Greenberg writes. Steve Jobs may have been better with execution, but he was also human.
Japan's benchmark Nikkei shed as much as 1.5 percent on Tuesday after the Bank of Japan (BOJ) disappointed investors in its monetary policy statement.
Samsung's stock fell victim to heavy selling on Friday that wiped out $12 billion of the company's market value on concerns smartphone sales may underperform market expectations.
Asian stocks rose on Monday with Japan's benchmark Nikkei rebounding on the back of a strong gross domestic product (GDP) revision and a weaker yen.
Israel Ganot, Gazelle president, co-founder and CEO, shares his thoughts on Apple's new trade-in program, which aims to boost sales by encouraging customers to upgrade to newer models. His company, Gazelle, buys older phones from consumers.
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.