Games Inbox: Funny video games, Apex Legends decline, and Ghost Giant love

The morning Inbox imagines what it would take for a Microsoft and Nintendo team-up, as one reader learns about Japan’s favourite game. To join in with the discussions yourself [email protected] No laughing I recently finished Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and would say that I very much enjoyed it. I’d have to really given how long it […]

After Decline, Global Device Shipments to Grow in 2018: Gartner

After suffering a decline of three percent in 2017, global shipments of devices including PCs, tablets and mobile phones are forecast to return to growth (at over 1.3 percent) in 2018, market research firm Gartner said on Thursday. While the performance of shipments of devices fluctuates Year-over-Year (YoY), end-user device spending continues to rise and […]

Sony posts fiscal Q2 results, mobile division in decline

Sony posted its financial results for the July-September period, and they look promising. The latest update shows the Japanese company raked in JPY2 trillion (about $18.25 billion) in revenue and managed to get a net profit of $1.15 billion. The most significant earners are the Semiconductors department, which includes image sensors for mobile products, and […]

Confident That Digital Transaction Charges Will Decline, Says Jaitley

As the government seeks to promote digital transactions, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today exuded confidence that the charges on such payments would come down with increase in volumes. He said the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is working to fix the Marginal Discount Charges (MDR) for debit card transactions above Rs. 2,000. “RBI is deciding […]

Apple Beats Projections, But iPhone Earnings Still in Decline

Apple has beaten analyst expectations again. But that victory is not without some bitterness.  And Apple’s troubles may be indicative of a much broader trend. Apple Earnings Report Q3 2016 In its 2016 third quarter results, the company reported earnings of $1.42 per share on revenues of $42.4 billion, above the $1.38 per share on […]

Sensex, Nifty climb to erase weekly decline as lenders advance

Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint Mumbai: Indian stocks rose, with the benchmark gauge erasing a weekly decline, as overseas investors extended their purchases of local assets. State Bank of India (SBI) rallied to an eight-month high after the nation’s largest lender posted a smaller-than-expected rise in soured debt. Axis Bank Ltd increased to a one-year high and […]

AMD Forecasts forestall to revenue Decline on sturdy Chip call for, Licensing Deal

superior Micro devices Inc’s forecast implied that the struggling chipmaker ought to submit a marvel risein current zone revenue, ending a run of six quarters of declines, helped through sturdy call for for its chips and a brand new licensing deal. AMD additionally reported a lower-than-expected drop in revenue for the 1/3 region in a […]