The Galaxy S5 and earlier Galaxy smartphones had replaceable batteries and storage expansion slots. But the new GS6 says goodbye to that flexibility in favor of a sleeker design.
The company is expected to share more details about its smartwatch, as well as possibly introduce new Macs, an Apple TV and other products.
Apple and Google working on fixes for the decade-old flaw, which researchers blamed on an abandoned US policy on encryption.
The company says it was able to double the amount of shipments on the premium side of the market and that it shipped nearly 17 million units worldwide in the third quarter.
The world's largest mobile-chips company cut its guidance Wednesday, suggesting that Samsung won't use its latest processor for its next Galaxy S smartphone.
Big Red schedules Motorola's flagship smartphone for an almost immediate availability.
The consumer electronics titan shows an aggressive streak -- and makes a few cracks at Apple's expense -- as it seeks to regain its dominance in the smartphone industry.
At least one company says smartphones don't have to be rectangular slabs.
Amazon is offering some impressive deals on its in-house Kindle readers, Fire tablets and Fire phones during the Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend.
Apple's iOS now controls approximately 89 percent of the smartphone industry's worldwide operating profits.