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Samsung teams with Lookout to beef up Android phone security

Samsung is expected to announce Wednesday that it is beefing up security for its Android phones by teaming with anti-virus software firm Lookout, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal.

Details of Galaxy Gear smartwatch leaked to the public

Additional details about the Samsung Galaxy Gear "smartwatch" have leaked.

App-enabled smartwatch shipments to reach 36 million units by 2018, says Juniper

App-enabled smartwatch shipments are forecast by Juniper Research to reach 36 million units by 2018, up from one million in 2013.

Court rules Apple, Samsung do not have to disclose financial information

A U.S. appeals court overturned a lower court ruling requiring Apple and Samsung to disclose financial information submitted to the court as part of their smartphone patent litigation.

Apple continues to lose market share to Samsung, other competitors

Despite increasing sales, Apple continued to lose market share in smartphone handsets to Samsung, LG, Lenovo and ZTE in the second quarter of 2013, according to the latest stats from Gartner.

Friday's a hot day in the Apple-Samsung patent wars

Still reeling from the U.S. Trade Representative's veto of its iPhone, iPad ban, the U.S. International Trade Commissionis again considering a smartphone import ban, this time against Samsung.

US Trade Rep overturns ITC's import ban of iPhones and iPads

The U.S. Trade Representative has vetoed a decision by the U.S. International Trade Commission that would have imposed an import ban on certain Apple iPhone and iPad models sold by AT&T for violating Samsung's patents.

Apple, Samsung spur demand for light, proximity sensors

Light and proximity sensors in mobile handsets and tablets are set for double-digit growth within a five-year period, spurred by demand from Samsung and Apple, predicts IHS.

Apple gets Microsoft, Oracle, Intel as allies against Samsung in iPhone ban

The Business Software Alliance, which includes the likes of Microsoft, Oracle and Intel, has come out in support of Apple in its iPhone patent battle with Samsung before the U.S. International Trade Commission, the Wall Street Journal is reporting.

IDC: Apple, Samsung smartphone market shares shrink in face of onslaught from LG, Lenovo

Smartphone market leaders Apple and Samsung saw their market shares shrink in the face of a second quarter onslaught from LG and Lenovo, according to the latest stats from research firm IDC.