A labor rights group reported that the Brazilian government filed a USD108 million lawsuit against Samsung for its labor violations.
The US Court of Appeals grilled Samsung over a patent case ruling that favored the South Korean company.
NHN, a South Korean internet corporation, split because of the growing rivalry of founders in terms of their individual mobile messenger enterprises.
The South Korean company's new chips would result to smartphones with 384GB of storage capacity.
Samsung launched its newest smartphone in the US, Apple's home market, and then opened a research and development center in Nokia's home, Finland.
LG Innotek Co. and Inventec Corp., Apple's suppliers, led the rally after tech titan released its earnings report.
Apple dumped AU Optronics after its failure to meet the standards of the technology giant which further resulted to Apple's negotiations with Samsung about iPad mini 2's components.
The world's biggest smartphone producer by shipments, Samsung Electronics Co., was anticipated to reveal it best operating revenue ever.
A Samsung-FBI deal was coming to an emminent close, said sources.