Hosain Rahman also says sales of his company's fitness wearables haven't been hurt by the Apple Watch.
Third-quarter financial results show the Taiwanese smartphone maker struggling both with the big names and the upstart Chinese device makers.
Samsung's newest smartwatches work with the most recent Android phones and support Samsung Pay, among other features.
The company unveils three smartphones targeting affluent users, but it still hasn't figured out how to avoid getting lost in the shuffle behind Apple and Samsung.
Launching in London today, the new company is set to take on the smartphone market with budget hardware and unusual Android software.
The $16.6 billion deal will see the companies combine their networking and telecoms strengths.
This is the third time Jawbone has sued Fitbit in a period of two months, saying that Fitbit stole its trade secrets by poaching employees.
A joint venture between Dixons Carphone and Sprint will expand the carrier's retail operation in the US.
Microsoft is still figuring out what to charge for Windows 10 after the operating system will no longer be free -- or how the software will evolve.
HTC says that its revenue was up 25 percent in the first quarter, but its forecasts are not encouraging.