The video game maker sails past expectations as it gears up to deliver the sci-fi shooter Destiny, its most expensive title to date.
South Korean electronics giant says it shipped 14.5 million smartphones in the quarter, a 20 percent year-over-year increase.
The chipmaker boosts its stock buyback plan by $20 billion, as it seeks to trim its cash balance and return more money to shareholders.
Increased competition in key markets is hurting Samsung's overall financial performance, according to a new report.
Global shipments of smartphones running Microsoft's mobile OS jumped more than 77 percent, says research firm IDC.
Though still in top place, Android shed market share in the second quarter, while Apple's iOS gained ground, according to Strategy Analytics.
Here are all of Facebook's financial results for its second fiscal quarter, posted earlier today in the company's first-ever earnings report.
A collection of Android-based devices was able to capture only 29.3 percent of the market, according to new data from Strategy Analytics.
Company says the layoffs are needed to "ensure Nokia's long-term competitive strength."
Strong iPhone sales boosted Apple's results, which are likely to revise the recent sell-off of the stock.