China fine to blame
Qualcomm’s quarterly profit is down 46% and the chipmaker has missed analysts’ already pessimistic forecasts.
New sources confirm old rumour
It appears that rumours of Qualcomm’s plans to ditch TSMC in favour of Samsung were spot on.
Worse than expected
TSMC has released Q2 sales guidance, missing the mark and disappointing many analysts.
Ultraslim, all-metal design
Huawei’s new Ascend P8 is official, with a 6.4mm thin metal body and chamfered edges.
Thanks but no thanks
Qualcomm has issued a statement in response to an idea floated by Jana Partners a couple of days ago.
Tape-out, but more likely bad grapevine
A rumour fresh out of Korea suggests Nvidia might be tapping Samsung as a GPU foundry, but there is a catch.
Seasonal trends and inexpensive 64-bit parts
MediaTek has announced that it has managed to meet its sales target for the first quarter of 2015.
16FF coming soon, 10nm in late 2016
TSMC has shed more light on its FinFET plans, saying its 16nm and 10nm nodes are on track.
Moore’s Law alive and kicking
TSMC is planning to qualify its 10nm node by the end of the year, with volume production slated for 2017.