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TDK Heat-Assisted Magnetic Recording Boosts HDD Capacity (HAMR)

10/03/2013, At CEATEC Japan, TDK was demonstrating HAMR (heat-assisted magnetic recording), a technology designed to dramatically increase the data density of mechanical hard drives. Hard drives are typically limited by how much bits of information they can safely...

TDK Anti-shake Actuator

10/02/2013, [CEATEC 2013] Do you remember the sound effects in Quake 3, whenever someone hits two sweet rails in a succession? That would end up with the arena announcer saying, “Impressive!”, which is also another signal to the rest of the world that you have a...

TDK juices up headphones and toy cars sans wires

10/13/2011, A paperless environment is definitely worth looking into, although I do not think that it is viable at this moment since paper is still an important aspect in terms of documentation. Wireless connectivity, however, has its place in the future, but there...

TDK Sound Cube: a box full of music

04/04/2011, It looks like TDK is really intent on bringing back the old school to today’s modern world. Following up their Boombox from last week, they’ve gone ahead and released a new addition to their Life on Record audio series. This 9.8″ cube...

TDK Boomboxes to bring you back to the 80s

03/31/2011,   If you were a kid growing up in the late 70s and 80s, you would have been part of the boombox generation, and probably owned one or two yourself. Well boomboxes aren’t too common anymore, due to the fact that people stopped listening to...

TDK introduces 1TB optical disc

10/11/2010, When DVDs first arrived on the scene, we were blown away by the amount of storage such a disc holds compared to regular CDs. This was replaced by Blu-rays a few years back, although DVDs are still a whole lot more popular simply because of the much lower...

TDK flexes its… displays

10/04/2010, [CEATEC 2010] Most people remember TDK as a magnetic tape company, but few know that TDK has always been making electronics components. These days, it is their main business again and at Ceatec, TDK was showing its OLED flexible displays. As you can...

TDK has new flexible passive matrix OLED panel

10/03/2010, TDK Corporation has something that might just change the ways displays are used in future gizmos – we’re talking about a flexible type whose display is bendable, where it will come in both color and monochrome versions. The flexible type that...

TDK SHG2A Half-slim Solid State Drive

03/31/2010, TDK Corporation has unveiled its latest storage solution, the SHG2A half-slim type solid state drive (SSD). The SHG2A is targeted for use in industrial applications, as well as thin client PCs, tablets, smart phones and eBook readers. It offers storage...

TDK TH-WR700 wireless Kleer headphones

02/01/2010, For the most of us, we have grown up with wired headphones but the current generation seems to be living the wireless lifestyle, making the TDK TH-WR700 wireless Kleer headphones a strong appealing case for them to own. Kleer wireless technology was...

TDK tints touchscreen displays

12/24/2009, TDK managed to stumble upon a method to tint touchscreens in a cost-effective manner, where they add color to transparent electrode sheets which serve as the basis of those displays. Such electrode sheets will come in 13 colors down the road, where among...

2.5TB hard drive coming our way

08/07/2009, TDK is currently working on a new set of qualification tests of 640GB drive platters which can be crammed into a standard 3.5″ hard drive, allowing one to come up with a four-platter drive which is capable of holding up to 2.5TB of storage space in...