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Big Blue is back and beating Wall Street
Published in News
Thursday, 19 July 2018 10:57

Big Blue is back and beating Wall Street


Turn around looks established

IBM reported second-quarter profit and revenue that topped analysts’ expectations as it benefited from growth in higher margin businesses including cybersecurity and cloud computing.

LG sees profits rise
Published in News
Friday, 06 July 2018 11:26

LG sees profits rise


Marketing was a bit of an albatross

LG said operating profit likely rose 16.1 percent in April-June, although it was messed up by a big marketing budget for new products in its TV, smartphone and appliance divisions.

Apple makes money even as iPhone dies
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 02 May 2018 11:20

Apple makes money even as iPhone dies


Never mind inovation look at my wad

You would think that with its iPhone cash cow dying and it being unable to make a decent PC any more, Apple would be struggling. But according to its latest results it is still doing quite well.

MediaTek profits rise
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 27 April 2018 11:56

MediaTek profits rise


Margins and operating profit fall

Mobile phone chip designer MediaTek reported 48.4 percent annual growth in net profit for the first quarter of the year, buoyed by a huge asset disposal gain as its operating profit dipped.

AMD results show marked improvement
Published in News
Thursday, 26 April 2018 10:09

AMD results show marked improvement


Shut your mouth Intel and look at my wad!  

AMD has surprised Wall Street and Intel fanboys by reporting better than expected first quarter results.

HTC has worst quarter in 16 years
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 09 April 2018 12:05

HTC has worst quarter in 16 years

 
No phones and VR not making enough

HTC has reported consolidated revenues of $94.77 million for March, up 6.1 percent on the month but down 46.7 percent on the year and the lowest quarterly revenues in 16 years.

BT sees giant rise in third quarter profits
Published in News
Friday, 02 February 2018 12:10

BT sees giant rise in third quarter profits


Confident about full-year outcome

BT is saying that it will have a 25 percent rise in third quarter pretax profit and is confident about its full year outcome.

Switch sales helped Nintendo's bottom line
Published in News
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 12:02

Switch sales helped Nintendo's bottom line


Best profit in eight years

The former maker of playing cards Nintendo reported its biggest third quarter operating profit in eight years, driven by smashing demand for its new Switch games console.

Samsung made loads a money
Published in News
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 11:50

Samsung made loads a money


Will split its stock

Samsung announced its first stock split as it expects demand for semiconductors to remain firm in 2018, while it posted record annual profit driven by a memory chip “super-cycle”.

Western Digital results remove fears of memory chip downturn
Published in Cloud


Everything is great

Western Digital has provided strong profit forecasts for the current quarter and the full year and said the flash memory market would grow faster this year.