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The No. 22 name on the CNBC 25 list, HTC CEO Cher Wang, said her Taiwanese smartphone company still needs to work on its outreach skills.
Nokia is expected to focus on its telecom network and mapping as Microsoft takes over device business to refresh its Windows phone lineup.
Made her HTC a leader in smartphones, and herself and her husband billionaires, but now struggling to compete with rivals' newer models and brands.
Asian shares were mixed on Tuesday while liquidity was thin with Japanese markets shut for a public holiday.
Samsung's second consecutive profit decline has failed to dent investor optimism over the company's outlook.
Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com, explains why a pullback in Samsung shares will be temporary. He also defends his price target of 1.5 million won for the stock.
Bryan Ma, Vice President at IDC, Singapore, says worries over the fall in the tech giant's handset sales continue to unsettle investors despite encouraging signs for the new Galaxy S5.
Samsung on Tuesday unveiled a 3.3 percent fall in first-quarter operating-profit to 8.5 trillion won ($8.2 billion), just above its guidance.
Soft corporate earnings weighed on Asia's major indices on Friday, with Tokyo outperforming on the back of a weaker currency.
Apple's growth overseas and surprising 7-for-1 stock split was a "victory for all the Apple shareholders," CNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday.
Rumors are swirling around Apple as news of a larger screen and a delayed product launch excite and disappoint consumers at once.
Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday as investors digested data that showed a slight improvement in Chinese factory activity.
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Asian shares were mixed on Friday in quiet trade with many regional markets shut for the Easter holidays, except for Japan, China and South Korea.
The wireless industry announced a voluntary commitment to include new anti-theft technology on phones starting next year.
Samsung Electronics is spending more to build its new flagship Galaxy S5 than the previous model despite a slowdown in the high-end smartphone market.
Jonathan Geller of BGR says Amazon's new phone is a gimmick, and says it won't compete with Samsung or Apple.
The stocks of tiny sensor companies are doing well despite market volatility. Used in smartphones and wearable devices, demand is buoying prices.
Asian equities were mostly lower on Monday following declines on Wall Street and as tensions between Ukraine and Russia weighed on sentiment.