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Apple Reportedly Interested (Again) In Toshiba’s Chip Division

08/31/2017, Apple is a highly self-sufficient company, or at least they try to be. This is why they typically prefer controlling both the hardware and software of their products, which is why instead of turning to the use of chipsets from other makers like Qualcomm,...

Apple And Google Reportedly Bidding On Toshiba’s Storage Business

04/02/2017, According to the reports, Toshiba is apparently trying to sell off its storage chip business. The reports are claiming that this was done as Toshiba had lost its US nuclear unit Westinghouse, which filed for bankruptcy protection, and to help make up for...

Samsung’s Top Position In Flash Memory Market Under Threat

01/30/2017, Samsung’s semiconductor business is a true cash cow for the company. It’s what salvaged the fourth quarter of last year for the company even though the Galaxy Note 7 cost it billions of dollars. The company is on top of the flash memory market...

Big Three Of The PC Industry Might Not Merge After All

04/14/2016, It’s no secret that PC sales have suffered massive declines over the past few quarter. Recently three of the biggest PC manufacturers entered into merger discussions to present a united front and plug the declining sales. If an arrangement was...

Toshiba Recalls Over 100,000 Laptop Batteries

03/31/2016, You might want to pay attention to this if you own a Toshiba laptop. The company has issued a recall for Panasonic battery packs that were included in its Portege, Satellite, and Tecra laptops. It said that the lithium-ion battery packs are susceptible to...

Toshiba Launches 4K IP Video Surveillance Camera

03/08/2016, Toshiba today announced the launch of its first “Ultra HD” IP video surveillance camera. The Toshiba IKS-WB9518 is capable of recording 4K video in 3840 x 2160 resolution at 25 frames per second. High resolution enables the camera to provide...

Toshiba Cancels Their Wearable Headset Launch Plans

02/23/2016, Back in January, Toshiba announced an upcoming wearable called the Wearvue TG-01. This headset isn’t so much designed for the average Joe, but rather it was designed for workers in warehouses or factories that might need to keep their hands free but...

Toshiba, Fujitsu And Vaio To Form A PC Giant

02/16/2016, It appears that a new PC giant might be in the making. According to a new report three big players in the PC industry are likely to merge and form a true giant in the market. Toshiba, Fujitsu and Vaio, the PC business that Sony spun off, will merge and...

Toshiba, Fujitsu, Vaio Close To Merging PC Operations [Rumor]

01/31/2016, When you think of laptops, you might think of brands like Lenovo, HP, Dell, or Apple. While brands like Toshiba, Fujitsu, and Vaio were more popular back in the day, it’s pretty obvious that these companies have taken a backseat to the abovementioned...

Toshiba’s New Robot Will Dismantle Crippled Fukushima Reactor

01/18/2016, The Japanese government is going to start dismantling parts of the Fukushima-Daiichi power plant from 2017 and the process is going to start with the removal of more than 500 fuel rods from the crippled number 3 reactor. Instead of sending humans into a...

PC Divisions Of Toshiba, Fujitsu, Vaio Rumored To Join Forces

12/04/2015, Last year Sony confirmed that they would be selling off its Vaio computing division. Given that there are so many PC makers in the market, we suppose it makes sense for Sony to not try to spread themselves too thin. Now according to a report from...

Sony Confirms Plans To Acquire Toshiba’s Image Sensor Business

10/28/2015, Last week it was rumored that Sony could be interested in acquiring Toshiba’s image sensor business. It was only a rumor at that time and neither Sony nor Toshiba had confirmed it, at least until now where Sony has since come forward with an official...