Samsung is expected to announce a successor to its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone. That’s bad news for all the other phone makers trying to get noticed at the Mobile World Congress wireless show.
How’s this for gall? Take away hundreds of dollars in subsidies that cellphone customers have enjoyed for years. Then pass it off as an improvement. The major U.S. wireless companies are doing just that. And many of their customers seem to like it.
(SAN JOSE, Calif.) — Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. have failed to settle their latest patent dispute despite a daylong meeting between top Samsung executives and Apple CEO Tim Cook hosted by a mediator earlier this month.
The companies detailed the lack of progress in a court filing Friday. Judge Lucy Koh of the U.S. …