Drops to fourth spot first time since 2011
Samsung is having a tough time keeping up with aggressive competitors in mainland China, and now it has lost another spot in the rankings.
Foxconn, Apple's main supplier, might have steered Jobs' Mob to TSMC to spite the spite Samsung and keep the money in Taiwan.
Money rolling in
Samsung Electronics is winning the Smartphone war, despite what you might be reading in the mainstream press.
Licenced by Samsung
Globalfoundries is now getting volume production from the 14nm FinFET technology it licensed from Samsung.
Yeah it is probably Intel
ASML, Europe's largest supplier to computer chip makers, will sell 15 of its extreme ultraviolet (EUV) chip etching systems to a "single U.S. customer" who is probably Intel.
Catfight on SSDs makes Intel howl
Samsung ruled the global solid state drive (SSD) market last year with a market share double that of its main rival Intel.
New sources confirm old rumour
It appears that rumours of Qualcomm’s plans to ditch TSMC in favour of Samsung were spot on.
Terrified by Galaxy S6
Fruity cargo cult Apple is so terrified of the success that Samsung has had with its Galaxy S6 it has taken a chip order away from Samsung and given it to TSMC instead.
AMD's Embedded R-Series accelerated processing unit, previously codenamed "Bald Eagle," is powering Samsung's latest set-back-box digital media players.
To feature "periodic refresh"
While Samsung already patched its 840 EVO firmware earlier last year, it appears that it took a bit longer to fix the read performance degradation problem, but the new fix should be available later this month.