CEO threatens to pack it in
Sony is going to give its smartphone division a year to make money or it will shut it down.
Better than being the new Apple
Samsung is not doing that well in smartphones. To be fair, no one is, but Samsung has the ability to become something much more interesting – it could replace AMD as Intel's rival.
Things got delayed for two years
A year ago Fudzilla revealed that Samsung has been building a mobile GPU. We are still as puzzled about it now as we were then, but there are more confirmations that they should finish it in the 2017 – 2018 timeframe.
But investors are unlikely to cheer
Samsung is expected to announce its first annual increase in quarterly profit in two years following a dismal third quarter in 2014, but word on the street is that things are not going well.
More Samsung in Plus and TSMC in 6S
The iPhone 6S and the Plus are made up from an equal overall part of the processors from TSMC and Samsung factories.
More doom next year predicted
Beancounters from DRAM Exchange have added up some numbers and divided by their shoe size and worked out that sales of DRAM for notebooks and PCs suffered a downturn in September.
Snapdragon 820 might get an airing as burnt bridges are rebuilt
Samsung is considering usingg Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chips for its Galaxy S7 range.
Removing all cables
Samsung has announced what it claims is the world's first monitor with an integrated wireless charging function for compatible mobile devices.
More rumours – this time from the Orient
We wrote a story a while back claiming that GloFlo was going to develop its own 7nm 10nm free from the licencing constraints of its partner Samsung. This was greeted by much mirth at the time, but it is looking like we were right.