Samsung's Quarterly Earnings Suffer On Slowing Growth, Gives Apple Room To Shine In The Fall

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http://techcrunch.com – Samsung has missed expectations for its quarterly earnings guidance, which is bad news since those expectations were already pretty low. The slowing growth of the smartphone market dominator is being attributed to lackluster Galaxy S4 sales. Samsung’s premiere handset has reportedly sold 20 million units since its launch, according to a recent report from Yonhap News, however. Overall, the picture is of a briskly selling phone (faster than the previous generation) that’s nonetheless not growing Samsung’s smartphone sales at the rate analysts and investors were hoping. Samsu (IT news)