The two companies are locked in a dispute over smartphone patent royalties.
Samsung moves in a deeper wearable technology, unveiling a wristband that gives real-time health info.
The world’s largest smartphone maker handed out an estimated $1 billion in bonuses.
HTC reported a worse than expected net fourth-quarter profit on Sunday.
Samsung Electronics is close to finalising a mobile-device deal with the FBI.
Samsung tops $225 billion smartphone market since its debut in 2010, analysts expect strong sales