The Korean electronics giant, which sells the most mobile phones in the world, became the biggest purchaser of semiconductors in 2012, tech research firm Gartner says.
The EU, U.S., Japan, and the Green Grid industry group are using PUE, or power-usage effectiveness, as the metric for gauging and comparing energy use.
The social network continued to conquer on mobile with $1.25 billion in revenue from ads running on smartphones.
While Alibaba prepares for an IPO and continues to boost Yahoo stock, Yahoo sees a bright spot in its key revenue generator -- display advertising.
Apple will divvy up chipmaking between Samsung and TSMC, according to an Asia-based report.
The results for our monthly gadget leaderboard are in. In the final days of 2013, the balance of popularity shifted to devices that cost less than $100.
The "tower power" plant, which uses more than 300,000 mirrors to reflect sunlight, starts delivering electricity to customers in California.
Google's annual Flu Trends metric was wildly off last year. But scientists were able to leverage the company's data to design a far more successful system.
People who use the Paper iPhone app browse an average of 80 stories each day, but they told Facebook that they were missing essential daily information.
The blogging platform averages 14 minutes per visit, a stat that Tumblr CEO David Karp believes bests his competitors.