Chinese officials no longer approve the use of the two antivirus software vendors, according to reports.
Samsung holds 12 percent of the Chinese smartphone market, according to Canalys, behind Xiaomi's 14 percent share.
Chip giant is showing off an even thinner version of its tablet design and announcing collaborative efforts with Acer and other device makers. Also on tap: the desktop, 2-in-1s, and a 3D camera.
The Korean electronics giant posts a 74 percent drop in its mobile business operating profits during the September period.
The Droid franchise stands out as a carrier exclusive that works, thanks to the work put in on both sides.
Increased focus on emerging markets has driven a 25 percent year-over-year increase in global shipments in the third quarter, according to IDC.
The combined market share of the two companies puts them just behind Samsung and Apple, according to one analyst firm.
Andrew Pile has to make sure his service works with everything from phones to smart TVs, even as video-streaming technology constantly changes.
The Here beta for Android expands beyond Samsung devices. But there's some friction with the distribution plan.
Microsoft chief Satya Nadella pushes new services from the world's largest software maker. But his controversial comments on women in tech earlier this month remain a focus of attention.