United Microelectronics (UMC) is the world’s second largest publicly listed semiconductor foundry. UMC is located in Taiwan like TSMC (TSM) and gets most of its revenues by producing semiconductor chips for mostly fabless customers based in the USA such as Mediatek, Broadcom and others. UMC was founded in 1980 and was one of the first companies […]

LG Air Conditioners Founded in 1958, LG is known for bringing advanced digital products and applied technologies to its customers. LG Electronics is on its way to becoming a worldwide leader in digital world, ensuring customer satisfaction through innovative products and superior service. LG Electronics control 114 local subsidiaries worldwide, with roughly 82,000 executives and […]

Apple (AAPL) has been criticized as being too slow in rolling out new products as compared to important rivals such as Samsung (SSNGY.OB), Blackberry (BBRY), LG and even Nokia (NOK). Apple’s latest version of iPhone is already a year old and the date for the new version has not been announced. Meanwhile Samsung is claiming […]

Samsung (SSNGY.OB) is the world’s largest seller of mobile phones having overtaken Nokia (NOK) in the last couple of years. More importantly, Samsung has also become the No.1 seller of high margin smartphones, pushing erstwhile Western leaders such as Blackberry (BBRY) and Nokia to the margins. In fact, Nokia and BBRY do not show up […]

Google as tech giant needs no introduction of its own. From various online services like Gmail, Google maps and Google Calendar entries to Free Android OS, Google has made its enormous presence felt across the world. The word Google is now being referred as “searching” in Oxford dictionary, which itself says about the company’s performance […]

What should Apple Choose – Customer Base or High Margins Apple (AAPL) stock has been hammered as the technology giant has lost smartphone market share to companies like Samsung (SSNGY.OB), Lenovo, ZTE, Huawei and others. Apple is not losing market share because it has an inferior product or its competitors have better technology. The reason […]