Q3 2012

10.30.12
Asustek Q3 net profits said to be up 43 percent to $230 million thanks to Nexus 7, convertibles
10.30.12

Asustek Q3 net profits said to be up 43 percent to $230 million thanks to Nexus 7, convertibles

Asustek has just painted a pretty Q3 financial picture, showing a 43 percent jump in net profits -...

By S. Dent,   10.30.12
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10.30.12
MetroPCS breaks 1 million LTE customers, makes $193 million profit despite losing 312,000 users in Q3
10.30.12

MetroPCS breaks 1 million LTE customers, makes $193 million profit despite losing 312,000 users in Q3

MetroPCS might be the smaller of the two parties in the proposed merger with T-Mobile, but it cert...

By D. Cooper,   10.30.12
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10.26.12
IDC: Samsung and Apple still kings of the smartphone market, Nokia loses top five spot to RIM
10.26.12

IDC: Samsung and Apple still kings of the smartphone market, Nokia loses top five spot to RIM

IDC's third quarter figures are in, complete with a few unexpected shake-ups. The entire cellphone...

By J. Rigg,   10.26.12
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10.25.12
Samsung makes $7.4 billion in Q3 profits, surpasses expectations
10.25.12

Samsung makes $7.4 billion in Q3 profits, surpasses expectations

Samsung set the bar a little lower than the final mark when it told investors its expectations ear...

By S. Buckley,   10.25.12
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10.25.12
Amazon Q3 2012 earnings: $13.18 billion revenue, net loss of $274 million
10.25.12

Amazon Q3 2012 earnings: $13.18 billion revenue, net loss of $274 million

Amazon has just released its earnings for the third quarter of the year and it looks like it's sli...

By D. Melanson,   10.25.12
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10.25.12
Sprint sells 1.5 million iPhones, 1 million other smartphones, but makes a net loss of $767 million
10.25.12

Sprint sells 1.5 million iPhones, 1 million other smartphones, but makes a net loss of $767 million

Sprint's latest financials show that while the network is slowly stemming the flow of cash from it...

By D. Cooper,   10.25.12
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10.25.12
Canon announces Q3 2012 results: operating profit down 42 percent to $908 million
10.25.12

Canon announces Q3 2012 results: operating profit down 42 percent to $908 million

Canon just released its Q3 2012 earnings reported, and things aren't looking peachy right now for...

By S. Dent,   10.25.12
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10.25.12
TSMC's 28-nanometer process pays off as it rakes in $1.68 billion profit in Q3
10.25.12

TSMC's 28-nanometer process pays off as it rakes in $1.68 billion profit in Q3

Everything is relative, so when a chip foundry like TSMC (which produces gear for the likes of NVI...

By D. Cooper,   10.25.12
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10.24.12
Corning touts 1 billion Gorilla Glass devices: that's a lot of face-saving surfaces
10.24.12

Corning touts 1 billion Gorilla Glass devices: that's a lot of face-saving surfaces

You could argue that toughened glass is the cornerstone of the modern mobile industry: without the...

By J. Fingas,   10.24.12
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