AMD execs sold shares before “good news”
Published in Processors
Friday, 25 November 2016 11:19

AMD execs sold shares before “good news”


Poor lambs


AMD executives can’t really get a break, even when the company is doing well. Normally when execs start flogging off their shares it is because the company is going to announce something unpopular which will send share prices downwards. However, in AMD’s case they did the opposite.

eInk maker sees revenues fall
Published in News
Wednesday, 16 November 2016 12:17

eInk maker sees revenues fall


E Ink Holdings expects shrinkage

E-paper maker E Ink Holdings (EIH) has warned that its consolidated revenues for the fourth quarter of 2016 will decrease on quarter because shipments peaked in the third quarter.

Vodafone does well thanks to Italy and Germany
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 15 November 2016 11:43

Vodafone does well thanks to Italy and Germany


Europe looking good

In a slap in the face for Brexit, British mobile phone outfit Vodafone reported a better-than-expected 4.3 percent rise in core earnings in the first half of the year, helped by improving trading in big European markets like Germany and Italy.

Nvidia delivers stonking results
Published in Graphics
Friday, 11 November 2016 11:15

Nvidia delivers stonking results


Nothing Zen about this

As we predicted, the GPU maker named after a Roman vengence daemon, Nvidia, has produced a really good set of results with a record revenue of $2 billion, up 54 percent from a year ago.

Nvidia will clean up in its next results
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 10 November 2016 15:26

Nvidia will clean up in its next results


Expect big numbers

The GPU maker named after a Roman vengeance daemon, Nvidia, is set to announce a rather positive set of results today.

Take-Two beats up its figures
Published in News
Thursday, 03 November 2016 12:15

Take-Two beats up its figures


31.4 percent thanks to basketball game

Videogame publisher Take-Two Interactive Software Inc reported a 31.4 percent rise in adjusted revenue thanks to its basketball game "NBA 2K17."

Sony Mobile drops smartphone target
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 13:14

Sony Mobile drops smartphone target


Midrange is a black hole of depression

Sony Mobile has lowered the target of its smartphone shipments for fiscal 2016,to 17 million units from its previous forecast of 19 million units in July.

LG sees profits slump again
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 27 October 2016 10:41

LG sees profits slump again


Mobile kills off nice display

Troubled phone maker LG has seen its third quarter operating profit fall 3.7 percent from a year earlier.

Watch out world, the Microsoft Empire is striking back
Published in News


And this time it is cloudy

After years languishing under the reign of its shy and retiring CEO Steve “there is a kind of hush” Ballmer, it seems that Microsoft is back in a role of global dominance, thanks to it actually betting on cloud technology reasonably early.

Intel doing well but predicts trouble ahead
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 19 October 2016 10:32

Intel doing well but predicts trouble ahead


Surprises Wall Street

Chipzilla has surprised the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street by reporting a better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue.