South Korea's Samsung announced the launch of its mobile payment service in China, a market its arch-rival Apple entered six weeks ago.
Global app usage soared in 2015 as a growing base of smartphone users found new ways to use their devices.
South Korea's Samsung Electronics pulled out of an extended earnings dive, reporting a nearly 30 percent surge in third-quarter net profit and announcing a $10 billion share buyback.
Samsung unveiled its latest smartwatch as the South Korean tech giant seeks to challenge Apple's global domination in the fast-growing wearable device market.
South Korean technology company Samsung is filing a petition to the US Supreme Court in its long-running patent infringement case against Apple.
Samsung has removed its corporate logo from its new smartphones sold in Japan.
Samsung rolled out a new smartphone on Friday in a bid to regain market dominance.
Samsung and LG agreed to end all pending legal disputes that had seen the South Korean electronics rivals accuse each other of stealing technology and vandalising products.
A senior LG Electronics executive facing trial for allegedly sabotaging rival Samsung washing machines at a trade fair vowed to prove his innocence.
Samsung and Microsoft said they had ended a patent dispute that had seen the US software giant sue the South Korean conglomerate for breaching a 2011 licensing contract.
Samsung is to launch a range of smart refrigerators, air conditioners and washing machines as its seeks to expand its business in Internet-connected homes.
Apple caught up with Samsung as the world's biggest smartphone vendor in the fourth quarter of 2014, thanks to booming sales of its new iPhone 6.
Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry's shares jumped then fell back amid rumors of takeover talks with South Korea's Samsung.
Samsung said the head of its faltering mobile business would keep his job despite an alarming decline in profits.
South Korea's Samsung scrapped a merger between two major units, citing the spiralling cost of buying back stock from shareholders opposed to the deal.
South Korea's Samsung launched the latest version of its oversized Galaxy Note smartphone earlier than expected.
Samsung announced Thursday that its eagerly-anticipated Note 4 "phablet" will be released on October 17.
South Korea's Samsung and LG unveiled new smartwatches with upgraded functions and design.
Samsung said it had reached a deal to buy a US home automation startup SmartThings.
Samsung said Monday it had temporarily suspended business with one of its suppliers in China after finding "evidence" of possible illegal child labour at the plant.