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Researchers invent new type of computer memory with ultra-low power consumption
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Researchers invent new type of computer memory with ultra-low power consumption

Scientists at Lancaster University have secured a US patent that has been under research for a decade.

Samsung Electronics bets on better second half after posting weakest profit in more than two years in first quarter
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Samsung Electronics bets on better second half after posting weakest profit in more than two years in first quarter

Hit by falls in chip prices and slowing demand for display panels, Samsung posted operating profit of 6.2 trillion won ($5.4 billion) in the quarter ended March

US charges China, Taiwan companies for theft of trade secrets from Micron
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US charges China, Taiwan companies for theft of trade secrets from Micron

The case was the latest in a series that are part of a state-backed program by Beijing to steal US secrets.

Samsung announces first 10 nm 8 GB LPDDR5 DRAM for 5G and AI-powered mobile apps
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Samsung announces first 10 nm 8 GB LPDDR5 DRAM for 5G and AI-powered mobile apps

The new 8 GB LPDDR5 DRAM could well make its way into next year's Samsung Galaxy S10 flagship.

Samsung beats analysts' expectations, shows record first quarter profit of $14.7 billion
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Samsung beats analysts' expectations, shows record first quarter profit of $14.7 billion

Analysts expected Samsung's chip division to continue to drive profits, after contributing an estimated 10.7 trillion won to first-quarter earnings.

Samsung set to forecast a near 50 percent jump in quarterly profit at $13.7 billion
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Samsung set to forecast a near 50 percent jump in quarterly profit at $13.7 billion

Earnings from its bread-and-butter semiconductor business will amount to almost three-quarters of its entire operating profit of $13.7 billion.

Globally semiconductor sales expected to rise in 2018 says financial service company IHS Markit
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Globally semiconductor sales expected to rise in 2018 says financial service company IHS Markit

The demand for DRAM could hit $84.4 billion, a gain of 16.9 percent from 2017, it said.

Samsung Electronics develops the 'world's smallest' 10-nanometre 8-gigabit DRAM chip
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Samsung Electronics develops the 'world's smallest' 10-nanometre 8-gigabit DRAM chip

The global leader in computer chips, televisions and smartphones said it would shift most of its existing DRAM production capacity to 10-nano chips in 2018.

Samsung to forecast record Q3 profits owing to strong market for memory chips
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Samsung to forecast record Q3 profits owing to strong market for memory chips

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is expected to forecast a record third-quarter profit on 13 October thanks to the strong market for memory chips.

Samsung to build its own camera sensor with 1,000 fps; likely to compete with Sony
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Samsung to build its own camera sensor with 1,000 fps; likely to compete with Sony

Samsung is likely to hold some advantage over Sony as it can build both the DRAM and camera sensor in-house while Sony has to rely on Micron for DRAM chips.

Researchers develop 'BlueCache'; a system for data centre caching using flash memory
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Researchers develop 'BlueCache'; a system for data centre caching using flash memory

Inside a BlueCache server, the flash memory is connected to the central processor by a wire known as a "bus".

Samsung estimates record second-quarter profit aided by memory chip price surge
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Samsung estimates record second-quarter profit aided by memory chip price surge

Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Friday estimated a record quarterly operating profit for April-June, propelled by a memory chip boom that analysts say will continue to pad margins for the rest of 2017.

Gartner estimates that global semiconductor revenue will increase by 12.3 percent in 2017
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Gartner estimates that global semiconductor revenue will increase by 12.3 percent in 2017

Global semiconductor revenue will total $386 billion in 2017 - an increase of 12.3% from 2016, market research firm Gartner said on Thursday.

Samsung Galaxy S8 may come with 1000 FPS recording and a 3.7MP Iris Sensor
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Samsung Galaxy S8 may come with 1000 FPS recording and a 3.7MP Iris Sensor

According to the report, Samsung manufactures mobile DRAM for other OEMs and this will help the company in setting the benchmark for slow motion video capture.

Samsung ready for best quarter in more than 2 years after smartphone boost
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Samsung ready for best quarter in more than 2 years after smartphone boost

Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is poised to issue guidance for its best quarterly profit in more than two years, propelled by a surge in mobile earnings on the back of robust sales of its flagship Galaxy S7 smartphones.

DRAM prices rise by 42 percent as SK Hynix tries resuming memory production
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DRAM prices rise by 42 percent as SK Hynix tries resuming memory production

The effects of the fire on Hynix's manufacturing plants are finally showing themselves...

DRAM prices could rise with Hynix's China production facilities burning down
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DRAM prices could rise with Hynix's China production facilities burning down

Memory prices might start getting higher. According to reports, Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) production facilities...

Post-PC Shift: Mobile Devices To Consume More DRAM Than Traditional PCs In 2015
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Post-PC Shift: Mobile Devices To Consume More DRAM Than Traditional PCs In 2015

The demise of the PC industry's hegemony in the DRAM market reflects a broader trend throughout the electronics business, spurred by the arrival of the post-PC era.

Apple cuts memory chip order to Samsung for new iPhone: source
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Apple cuts memory chip order to Samsung for new iPhone: source

Apple Inc has reduced its orders for memory chips for its new iPhone from key supplier and competitor Samsung Electronics Co , a source with ...

Pushing the PRAM: when chips just can't get any smaller
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Pushing the PRAM: when chips just can't get any smaller

Crammed with cells, memory chips have become about as small as they can physically get, and manufacturers ...