Companies disputed N.Y. attorney general's accusation that they would not install theft-discouraging software.
Forecast indicates growth in global advertising spending will accelerate to 5.8% a year by 2015.
Move is widely expected to benefit industry players from telecom equipment makers to Apple Inc.
Major carriers rebuffed Samsung's proposal to preload its phones with anti-theft software as a standard feature.
Mobile gaming is fast becoming the Nordic country's new flagship export industry.
In first day of patent trial, the company says it owes Apple much less than the $380M in damages it seeks.
Supplies are limited, suggesting Apple may be having problems producing enough devices.
Motorola is expected to unveil a relatively low-cost phone amid weak sales of its Moto X model.
Sprawling business empire holds key to good marriage in society where Confucian traditions run deep.
Samsung sets its sights on tablet dominance after overtaking Apple in smartphones.
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