Samsung posts record net profit of $9.9B in Q2, up 89% YoY boosted by strong chip and Galaxy S8 sales, revenue rose to $54.8B, up 19.8% (Wall Street Journal)

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Samsung posts record net profit of $ 9.9B in Q2, up 89% YoY boosted by strong chip and Galaxy S8 sales, revenue rose to $ 54.8B, up 19.8%  —  Results position the company to top Apple in quarterly profits  —  SEOUL—Samsung Electronics Co. delivered its biggest-ever quarter of profits …


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News: Apple’s Greg Jozwiak reveals strong developer uptake in new ARKit tech

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In an interview with The Australian, Greg “Joz” Jozwiak, Apple’s VP of iOS, iPad, and iPhone Product Marketing, provide some insights into Apple’s new ARKit technology that will be rolling out in iOS 10, describing the rapid uptake by iOS developers has been “unbelievable,” and describing some of the applications that he’s already seen rolling out for the new technology: “They’ve built everything from… …
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Shadow of War’s Nemesis System “Triples Down” on Strengthening Stories That Evoke Strong Emotions

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Shadow of War’s Nemesis System “Triples Down” on Strengthening Stories That Evoke Strong Emotions

Middle-earth: Shadow of War comes to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on August 22. Stay tuned for our full interview with Monolith, which will be published soon.
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Apple defies Wall Street with strong revival in iPhone sales

Apple defies Wall Street with strong revival in iPhone sales

Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook said demand was especially high for the larger iPhone 7 Plus in the fiscal first quarter. Revenue in the services business – which includes the App Store, Apple Pay and iCloud – jumped 18.4 percent to $ 7.17 billion …
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Gravity Rush 2 review: This is one strong sequel

Gravity Rush 2 review: This is one strong sequel

The very first moments of Gravity Rush 2 are both strange and frustrating. They leave you, playing as Kat, chained to the ground, trapped in some gigantic space-like suit. They leave you lumbering about slowly and sluggishly, with no sense of true freedom.
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