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  • Pros and cons of Samsung's Galaxy S6 phones

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan and Tom's Guide Editor-in-Chief Mark Spoonauer talk about how Samsung's new Galaxy phones stack up against Apple's iPhone 6 Plus.

  • With S6, Samsung still faces 'uphill task': IDC

    While the S6's curve screen sets it apart from its rivals, "incremental improvements" may not be enough to wrestle market share from Apple's iPhone 6, says Kiranjeet Kaur, senior market analyst at IDC Asia Pacific.

  • Why Samsung Pay could be a gamechanger

    The launch of Samsung's mobile payment system Samsung Pay, along with Apple Pay, will enable mobile commerce to gain traction, especially in the U.S, says Loo Wee Teck, head of Consumer Electronics at Euromonitor International.

  • Good design, but can Samsung's S6 beat iPhone 6?

    The new design in Samsung's Galaxy S6 will appeal to its loyal fans, but will not attract users of the iPhone 6, says Marc Einstein, industry principal, ICT Practice at Frost & Sullivan.

  • Has Samsung nailed it with new S6?

    Bonnie Cha, senior analyst at Re/Code, says an upgrade in design and the use of high-quality materials will be the selling points of Samsung's Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. She later discusses the launch of Samsung Pay.

  • The ZTE Grand X Max+ unveiled.

    AT&T's Cricket is going head-to-head against T-Mobile's Metro PCS as they introduce similar devices such as the ZTE Grand X Max+. Here it is unboxed.

  • Pedestrians stand in front of stock market boards along the pavement in Tokyo, Japan.

    Asian equitiess were mixed on Friday, following an uninspiring lead from Wall Street, but Japanese stocks managed to overlook a mixed bag of economic data to settle at a new 15-year high.

  • Yeouido finance district in Seoul, South Korea.

    South Korea's courts are taking an increasingly stern approach to the country's most powerful business dynasties.

  • Samsung Electronics will freeze wages in 2015 for South Korea's employees for the first time in six years, after Apple saw profits fall.

  • Pebble Time smartwatch

    Apple's entry into the smartwatch market has not intimidated Pebble, the start-up that set a Kickstarter record with its new project.

  • Pebble Smartwatch

    Pebble, the Palo Alto-based startup that makes smartwatches, is the latest wearable-maker to announce a new product with a giant elephant in the room. Re/code reports.

  • ICYMI: Samsung's new phone

    Samsung teased its next big thing, with the "Squawk Alley" crew.

  • A pedestrian looks at graphs of the Nikkei 225 Stock Average, top left, and the exchange rate of the yen against the U.S. dollar, top right, outside a securities firm in Tokyo, Jan. 16, 2015.

    Asian markets mostly rose on the first trading day of the Year of the Sheep, buoyed by a bailout deal between Greece and the euro zone last week.

  • Long-forgotten flip phones, a fad more than a decade ago, are making a curious comeback in Japan, a country known for its cutting-edge technology.

  • People walk by a Samsung store in lower Manhattan in New York City.

    Samsung's acquisition of LoopPay may see it dominate the mobile payment space, experts say, upping the rivalry with long-standing competitor Apple.

  • An attendee wears a 3-D Oculus headset at the 2014 E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo.

    Facebook is developing virtual reality apps, pitting the social networking giant against Apple and other hardware competitors.

  • Each year has its investing theme. In 2015 quantitative easing's a memory and pricing power is king. But few companies claim to have it.

  • Sony aims to boost its operating profit 25-fold within three years by focusing on its more profitable businesses.

  • Sydney Harbour Bridge

    In a first, Australian carrier Qantas will make Samsung's virtual reality headsets available to high-end flyers on some overseas trips.

  • Asian stocks traded mixed on Thursday, as euro zone finance ministers failed to reach a deal with Greece, while losses in oil prices overnight compounded the depressed sentiment.