Taiwan’s TSMC Revenue Linked To Strong iPhone 7 Sales

Apple’s success with the new iPhone 7 has given Taiwan-based microchip leader Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) a significant boost this week as the firm announced Thursday that profits are now up by almost a third as compared to the same time last year, according to Reuters.   The microchip manufacturer is also potentially benefiting from […]

‘A10 Fusion’, ‘iSight Duo’ Trademarks Discovered Ahead of ‘iPhone 7’ Event

New trademarks filed by Apple have been discovered by a MacRumors reader, detailing names such as “A10 Fusion” and “iSight Duo”, suggesting these names could surface at this morning’s special event. These two trademark applications were filed with the Intellectual Property Office in Brunei. The discovery comes after yesterday’s unearthing of other trademarks such as...

TSMC to Win 100% of A10 Chip Orders [Report]

While the current production of A9 chips powering the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus is split between TSMC and Samsung (favouring the latter with 60% to 70%), the next-generation A-series chips will be supplied 100% by TSMC, according to a note to investors issued by HSBC analysts, as reported by AppleInsider. The A10 chip powering...