SK Hynix sees profit fall
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:02

SK Hynix sees profit fall


Lowest in three years

Memory maker SK Hynix said it is expecting a strong pick up for its products in the second half of the year, after reporting that its second quarter operating profit was its lowest for three years.

Galaxy Note 7 will have a smaller battery
Published in Mobiles


Premature leak

Mobile outfit South Korea Telecom has accidently leaked the spec of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 which shows it has a smaller than expected battery.

Samsung loses A11 deal with Apple
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 19 July 2016 11:10

Samsung loses A11 deal with Apple


TSMC sells its soul for A11 work

The dark satanic  rumor mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that the fruity cargo cult Apple has dumped Samsung as the prefered maker of its A11 chip.

ARM is turning Japanese
Published in Processors
Monday, 18 July 2016 11:51

ARM is turning Japanese


£24 billion, I really think so


British chip designer ARM   has just agreed to be bought  by the Japanese giant SoftBank for £24 billion.

Samsung has a touch of the Apples
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 14 July 2016 13:37

Samsung has a touch of the Apples


Charging silly money for earbuds

When Samsung has released a pair of wireless earbuds for a price that only Apple could get away with.

Samsung to meet up with Xiaomi
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 13 July 2016 12:49

Samsung to meet up with Xiaomi


Component partnership in the offing

Xiaomi founder and chief executive Lei Jun is expected to visit Seoul this week to have a meeting with Samsung Electronics executives as part of a cunning plan to get a components partnership deal signed.

Samsung officially releases US $1500 850 EVO SSD 4TB
Published in Memory


Highest capacity consumer SSD

Samsung has officially released the 4TB version of its popular 850 EVO SSD, which will cost US $1,499 and is actually the highest capacity consumer SSD around.

Patchworks confirms Samsung Galaxy Note 7
Published in Mobiles


Has Metallized Rubber for Note 7

A company which is famous for its Flexguard Case has one ready for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. This would not be news if Samsung publicly announced this phone, but as you know, it didn’t. 

Waterproof Samsung isn’t
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 11 July 2016 10:46

Waterproof Samsung isn’t


Whoops

If you look at adverts for Samsung’s new Galaxy you would be forgiven for thinking that the smartphone is waterproof. Unfortunately according to US consumer reports, it isn’t.

LG profits reach two-year high
Published in News
Friday, 08 July 2016 11:43

LG profits reach two-year high


$504 million for April June

LG Electronics appears to be doing rather well all of a sudden and says its second-quarter operating profit will reach a two-year high.