Asian indexes closed mostly lower on Friday as investors parsed through corporate earnings in the region.
Chinese tech firm Huawei has clawed its way to the top in China and wants to clobber Apple and Samsung globally by selling to richer customers.
Samsung reported operating profit of 8.03 trillion Korean won ($7.21 billion) in its semiconductor division in the second quarter.
Asia markets closed higher on Thursday as corporates in the region announced earnings and markets digested the Fed's post-meeting statement.
Samsung's edge over its competitors in the memory chip space in addition to share buybacks will lead to a boost in share prices, Mark Newman of Sanford C. Bernstein.
Samsung Electronics said Thursday that income from memory chips helped it book record quarterly profit for the three months through June.
Bourses in Europe closed sharply lower on Friday as euro strengthened and fresh corporate earnings failed to boost sentiment.
The future of headphones is wireless, laden with sensors and designed to turn A.I., like Amazon's Alexa, into a health coach.
Galaxy S8 users need to download a software update to access the U.S. English language version of Bixby.
Markets in Asia closed mixed on Tuesday as the dollar dived on headlines related to U.S. health-care reforms.
Facebook's Applied Machine Learning team is quietly developing speech recognition technology.
It has a 5.7 inch holographic display, but did not give further details about what this would mean.
CNBC's Arjun Kharpal discusses Samsung's announcement of a record quarterly profit on the back of booming memory chip and display panel sales.
The semiconductor division is likely to drive profits higher, with strong contributions from the Galaxy S8, and OLED display panels.
Samsung said its Galaxy Note Fan Edition (FE) will launch on July 7.
Asian bourses closed in the green on Monday as markets geared up ahead of Brexit negotiations between the U.K. and the European Union.
Apple's new iPhones won't need to be plugged in to charge, an Apple supplier said
The Apple iPhone 8 may lag behind Android phones by the time it launches.
Technology stocks have had a great start to the year, but BlackRock sounded a word of caution: profit growth may not be sustainable going forward.
Apple is still a "major player" in the voice assistant space with Siri, one of the technology's co-creators told CNBC on Friday.