Electronics http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/23979/all en UPDATE 2-Samsung sees Q4 profit at $8.3 bln on Note sales, components http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-2-samsung-sees-q4-profit-at-83-bln-note-sales-components <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>* Q4 operating profit estimated at record 8.8 trln won</p> <p>* Q4 sales estimated at 56 trln won</p> <p>* Analysts predict handset division profit at 5.8 trln won</p> <p>* Strong handset pipeline, chip recovery to lift 2013 profit<br /> - analysts</p> <p>* Shares open 1 pct lower</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-2-samsung-sees-q4-profit-at-83-bln-note-sales-components" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Android devices Company Competitor Company Earnings Announcement Company Earnings Guidance Company Technology Electronic engineering Electronics Entertainment Exynos HTC IPhone Person Career Quotation Samsung Samsung Electronics Samsung Electronics Samsung Galaxy S II Smartphones Technology USD Videotelephony Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:55:12 +0000 5731509 at http://www.globalpost.com Samsung, LG unveil super-thin, curved televisions http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/samsung-lg-unveil-super-thin-curved-televisions <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LAS VEGAS, Jan 8 (Reuters) - South Korean consumer device makers Samsung Electronics Co and LG Electronics Inc unveiled curved, super-thin televisions on Tuesday, hoping to become early market leaders in new organic light-emitting diode (OLED) TV technology.</p> <p>Considered the future of consumer electronics displays, the OLED technology is more energy-efficient and offers higher-contrast images than liquid crystal display, and is so thin that future mobile devices will be able to fold like paper.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/samsung-lg-unveil-super-thin-curved-televisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electromagnetism Electronics LG Electronics Inc Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 20:30:35 +0000 5731826 at http://www.globalpost.com Dell in talks to go private -source http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/dell-talks-go-private-source <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 14 (Reuters) - Dell Inc, the world's No. 3 PC maker, is in talks with private equity firms on a potential buyout deal, a source familiar with the matter said.</p> <p>Dell declined to comment on what it called rumors and speculation. Bloomberg reported the news earlier.</p> <p>The PC maker, which has steadily ceded market share to larger rival Hewlett Packard and China's Lenovo, had also explored the option of going private a few years ago.</p> Computer hardware Computing Electronics Private Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 22:30:13 +0000 5734441 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 4-Apple shares fall on reports of cuts to iPhone parts orders http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/update-4-apple-shares-fall-reports-cuts-iphone-parts-orders <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds comment from Sharp, Japan Display)</p> <p>Jan 14 (Reuters) - Shares in Apple Inc dipped below $500 for the first time in almost one year after reports it is slashing orders for screens and other components from its Asian supplier as intensifying competition erodes demand for its latest iPhone.</p> <p>Japan's Nikkei reported on Monday that the world's largest technology corporation began sharply reducing buying of liquid crystal displays about a month ago from suppliers like Japan Display Inc and Sharp Corp.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/update-4-apple-shares-fall-reports-cuts-iphone-parts-orders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Computing Electronics Technology Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 11:00:19 +0000 5734071 at http://www.globalpost.com Telefonica's O2 drops chargers from UK phone sales http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/telefonicas-o2-drops-chargers-uk-phone-sales <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MADRID, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Telefonica's British subsidiary, O2, said it will not provide chargers with any of the mobile handsets it sells by 2015, after a successful pilot scheme suggested 80 percent of customers would buy phones without chargers.</p> <p>O2 estimated there were 100 million unused chargers in Britain and encouraged competitors to take similar steps so all phones are eventually sold chargerless.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/telefonicas-o2-drops-chargers-uk-phone-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electronics Smartphones Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 18 Jan 2013 13:45:45 +0000 5736124 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 5-Apple's iPhone disappointment fans doubt on growth http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/update-1-apple-revenue-misses-again-iphone-disappoints <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* iPhone disappointment spurs fears of slowing growth * Investors worry about 2013 pipeline * Loses $50 bln of market value after hours as shares tank By Poornima Gupta SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Apple Inc missed Wall Street's revenue forecast for the third straight quarter after iPhone sales came in below expectations, fanning fears that its dominance of consumer electronics is slipping.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/update-1-apple-revenue-misses-again-iphone-disappoints" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Apple Inc Apple Inc. Business Computer hardware Computing Electronics Entertainment ITunes Technology Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 22:15:48 +0000 5738574 at http://www.globalpost.com US ITC remands part of Apple's patent complaint against Samsung http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/us-itc-remands-part-apples-patent-complaint-against-samsung <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>WASHINGTON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - A U.S. trade panel that specializes in patent disputes will review an agency judge's decision that Samsung Electronics violated Apple patents to make smartphones and tablets, and sent part of the dispute back to the judge, the International Trade Commission said on Wednesday.</p> <p>The ITC judge had ruled in October that Samsung, the world's top maker of smartphones, infringed on four Apple patents but did not violate two others.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/us-itc-remands-part-apples-patent-complaint-against-samsung" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electronics Smartphones Technology Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 23:00:20 +0000 5738589 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-US ITC to review Apple patent complaint against Samsung http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/update-1-us-itc-review-apple-patent-complaint-against-samsung <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>WASHINGTON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - A U.S. trade panel that specializes in patent disputes will review a potentially key decision in the patent fight between Samsung Electronics and Apple Inc over smartphones and tablets.</p> <p>The panel, the International Trade Commission, also sent part of the dispute back to judge, who ruled in October that Samsung, the world's top maker of smartphones, infringed four Apple patents but did not violate two others.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/update-1-us-itc-review-apple-patent-complaint-against-samsung" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electronics Samsung Electronics Smartphones Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 00:00:32 +0000 5738606 at http://www.globalpost.com Apple disappointment pulls Britain's FTSE lower http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/apple-disappointment-pulls-britains-ftse-lower <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Jon Hopkins Britain's top share index fell back on Thursday, tracking falls in Asian markets, as disappointing results from U.S. tech giant Apple reversed the previous session's positive view on corporate earnings.</p> <p>British chip designer ARM Holdings was the top FTSE 100 faller, down 1.9 percent after Apple -- for which it is a supplier - missed Wall Street's revenue forecast for the third straight quarter as iPhone sales came in below expectations.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/apple-disappointment-pulls-britains-ftse-lower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Computer hardware Computing Electronics Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 08:45:13 +0000 5738701 at http://www.globalpost.com Apple outlook takes a bite out of European shares rally http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/apple-outlook-takes-bite-out-european-shares-rally <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 24 (Reuters) - European shares edged lower on Thursday, as weaker than expected figures from U.S. giant Apple fanned earnings worries in the technology sector, offseting more bullish economic data out of China.</p> <p>By 0804 GMT, the FTSEurofirst fell 3.58 points, or 0.3 percent to 1,164.07. The index has been trading in a tight 10-point range since nearing two-year highs at the start 2013, with traders torn between the macro and micro developments.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/apple-outlook-takes-bite-out-european-shares-rally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electronics Steve Jobs Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 08:45:28 +0000 5738705 at http://www.globalpost.com Apple puts a brake on European shares, eclipses China data http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/apple-puts-brake-european-shares-eclipses-china-data <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* FTSEurofirst down 0.2 percent * Apple's revenue outlook dents tech stocks * Easyjet sales boost airlines * China PMI improves miners' demand outlook By David Brett LONDON, Jan 24 (Reuters) - European shares dipped on Thursday after weaker-than-expected results from U.S. giant Apple fanned earnings worries in the technology sector, offsetting more bullish economic data out of China. By 0836 GMT, the FTSEurofirst was down 1.71 points, or 0.2 percent at 1,165.64.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/apple-puts-brake-european-shares-eclipses-china-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Computer hardware Electronics Entertainment Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 10:15:34 +0000 5738722 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Nokia axes dividend to save cash for Lumia push http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/rpt-update-2-nokia-axes-dividend-save-cash-lumia-push <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Nokia cash position stronger than expected</p> <p>* Dividend suspension its first on record</p> <p>* Analysts say stronger Lumia sales needed for turnaround</p> <p>* NSN seen aiming for IPO</p> <p>* Shares down 8.3 pct, after rise of 70 pct in past 3 months (Adds analysts' comment, adds company history)</p> <p>By Ritsuko Ando</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/rpt-update-2-nokia-axes-dividend-save-cash-lumia-push" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Electronics Labor Law Nokia Nokia Siemens Networks Smartphones Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 14:45:42 +0000 5738827 at http://www.globalpost.com Samsung may cut capex as Apple shops elsewhere for chips http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/samsung-may-cut-capex-apple-shops-elsewhere-chips <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Q4 operating profit seen at record 8.8 trln won</p> <p>* Handset division profit estimated at nearly 6 trln won</p> <p>* Eyes on 2013 capex cut, new Galaxy launch details</p> <p>* Samsung shares up 12 pct in 4 months; Apple down a third</p> <p>By Miyoung Kim</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/samsung-may-cut-capex-apple-shops-elsewhere-chips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Android devices Business Electronics Politics Samsung Electronics Co Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 21:15:51 +0000 5739064 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Cycling-Road-Tour Down Under classification after stage 5 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/cycling-road-tour-down-under-classification-after-stage-5 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Classification from Tour Down Under after Stage 5 on Saturday 1. Tom-Jelte Slagter (Netherlands / Blanco) 16:35:33" 2. Javier Moreno (Spain / Movistar) +13" 3. Ben Hermans (Belgium / RadioShack) +25" 4. Jon Izagirre (Spain / Euskaltel) +28" 5. Geraint Thomas (Britain / Team Sky) +29" 6. Tiago Machado (Portugal / RadioShack) 7. Gorka Izagirre (Spain / Euskaltel) +32" 8.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/cycling-road-tour-down-under-classification-after-stage-5" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electronic engineering Electronics Gorka Izagirre Technology Wilco Kelderman Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Jan 2013 05:30:15 +0000 5739750 at http://www.globalpost.com Cycling-Road-World Ranking standings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/cycling-road-world-ranking-standings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the World Ranking 1. Tom-Jelte Slagter (Netherlands / Blanco) 111 2. Javier Moreno (Spain / Movistar) 86 3. Geraint Thomas (Britain / Team Sky) 77 4. Jon Izagirre (Spain / Euskaltel) 61 5. Ben Hermans (Belgium / RadioShack) 52 6. Wilco Kelderman (Netherlands / Blanco) 40 7. Gorka Izagirre (Spain / Euskaltel) 30 8. Daniele Pietropolli (Italy / Lampre) 20 9.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/cycling-road-world-ranking-standings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electronic engineering Electronics Technology Thomson Reuters Sun, 27 Jan 2013 10:00:18 +0000 5740044 at http://www.globalpost.com