Western Digital allowed to look under Tosh's bonnet
Published in Memory


Temporary court order issued

Western Digital won a temporary US court order on Tuesday saying that Toshiba must allow Western Digital's employees to access databases and chip samples as part of a joint venture around flash memory chip plants in Japan.

Supermicro releases Xeon X11 servers
Published in News


Arriving in the second half of the year

Supermicro has released a line of new X11 generation servers and storage solutions based around Chipzilla’s Xeon Scalable processor family.

Boffins working on battery free mobile
Published in Mobiles


Zero power

Researchers from the University of Washington are working on a technique which will make batteries a thing of the past for mobile phones.

Western Digital calls foul in Tosh sale
Published in Processors


We matched rival's bids

Western Digital said it matched rival bidders' offers to acquire Japanese conglomerate Toshiba's flash memory unit which implies that Tosh was doing its best not to sell the until to its partner.

MIT boffin predicts telepathy soon
Published in News


We know what you are thinking


A former MIT professor and engineering executive at Facebook, Oculus, Intel, and Google claims she is close to make communicating telepathically happen relatively soon.

Microsoft snuggles Office and Windows in a bundle
Published in News


Until an anti-trust complaint surfaces 

Microsoft announced plans to start offering Windows 10 and Office together in a single subscription service.

iPhone Pro rumoured to start at $1,200
Published in News


Apple finally loses the plot


While there have been rumours circulating that the iPhone 8 will have a price which may exceed $1,000,  some Apple watchers think that the price will be much higher.

Canon faces EU fine
Published in News


Should not have bought Toshiba’s medical unit

EU regulators said they might fine Canon up to 10 percent of annual revenue for jumping the gun in its acquisition of Toshiba's Medical unit.

Samsung sees profits up by 72 percent
Published in Memory


Thanks for the memories


Samsung Electronics has said its second-quarter operating profit rose 72 percent from a year earlier to a new record.

Google is to be hit by another record fine
Published in Mobiles


EU antitrust watchdogs take another punch 

The EU is contemplating another record fine against Google.