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CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar looks at LG Display in the daily 'Stock in 60' segment after shares rallied as much as 4% on expectations of rising sales as a result of Sharp's alliance with Samsung.
Edward Snyder, Managing Director, Charter Equity Research says that Apple's too big of a client for Sharp for the Japanese firm to endanger that relationship.
The European Union fined Microsoft Corp 561 million euros ($731 million) for failing to offer users a choice of Web browser, an unprecedented sanction that will act as a warning to other firms involved in EU antitrust disputes.
Japanese electronics maker Sharp signed an $111 million lifeline from Korean rival Samsung to raise much needed cash. In return, Samsung will receive a 3% stake in Sharp. The Nikkei's Sachiko Kishida has more.
Samsung Electronics is set to invest about $110 million in struggling Sharp, a deal that will ensure it a smooth supply of large-sized TV panels and help bolster the Japanese company's chances of survival.
Jesper Koll, MD & Head of Japanese Equity Research at JPMorgan Securities says there will be more tech alliances between Japan & Korea and Japan & China.
CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar looks at Sharp for the daily 'Stock in 60' segment as shares rallied over 13% on news that Samsung may invest $110 million in the struggling electronics company.
With the iPhone, Apple transformed the mobile experience, but now the question is: Can it invent the next game changer.
Apple is still struggling in its competition with Google and Samsung, but a launch of new products may help the company get back on track, said an analyst.
Japanese blue-chip firms, from electronics giants to brewers, are selling prime real estate to shore up battered balance sheets, stoking a resurgent property market.
The judge who threw the book at Apple in a patent case with Samsung is now working to defend the Korean company in another legal spat.
Forty eight hours from the sequester, and markets are calm.
Sales of Sony's Xperia Z high-end smartphone have got off to a good start since its launch in several leading European markets on Monday, said the head of Xperia marketing.
The demand for smart phones and connectivity from everyday products will continue to grow, especially this year, said Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs.
A modern BlackBerry with a physical keyboard might not arrive in the U.S. until May or June, a month or two behind other parts of the world, the CEO of the smartphone maker suggested in an interview.
Openness. Choice. Balance. These are the early buzzwords at Mobile World Congress, the industry's massive annual confab.
Samsung said it will launch its new Galaxy S smartphone on March 14 in New York, taking its fight for market supremacy to Apple doorstep.
South Korea's new president faces not only a hostile North Korea that seeks nuclear weapons but now new pressure on its exporters and growth prospects from neighboring Japan's yen devaluation.
With buzz surrounding new hardware initiatives and a surging stock, Google appears to be trying to muscle its way onto turf traditionally dominated by Apple.
Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & editor-in-chief, weighs in on the "new way to wage war" and what the United States should do to protect itself from hackers.