Apple bags chippery guru from rival Samsung

Mergard's 16-month stay at Samsung as chief system architect

You can't make this stuff up - I betcha betcha , once he comes aboard with Apple - Samsung will file pant loads of copyrighted law suits against Apple laugh

Luring and retaining top-flight engineering talent takes finesse and, most assuredly, mountains of moola. We know Apple has plenty of the latter, and with the landing of Mergard it's arguable that they're not too shabby with the former, as well.