Cuts at the mobile-chips giant come as it faces a handful of ongoing government investigations into its business practices.
The move is viewed as part of Samsung's plan to placate shareholders that have grown increasingly concerned about its declining smartphone business.
As part of its group-wide restructuring plan to focus on electronics, finance and construction, Samsung is selling its defense and military affiliates for almost $2 billion to South Korean compatriot Hanwha.
In North America, the iPad's share of Web traffic is down slightly from a year ago September but up from July, new figures show.
Company tasked with resupplying the International Space Station says it may replace the decades-old, Soviet-made engines for future launches.
Adding to its antitrust problems in China, the chipmaker says it's now under investigation by US and European government agencies.
An Orbital Sciences Corp. rocket laden with supplies for the ISS suffers a fiery first-stage engine failure before falling and exploding at a NASA flight facility.
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