Toshiba chair fights calls to resign
Published in News
Monday, 14 June 2021 11:25

Toshiba chair fights calls to resign


It is all someone else’s fault

Toshiba’s chairman of the board Osamu  Nagayama pushed back against investor calls for him to resign, blaming its former chief executive for a "confrontational stance" towards shareholders that helped pitch the Japanese company into crisis.

Toshiba releases FC-MAMR
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 26 February 2021 12:15

Toshiba releases FC-MAMR


8 TB capacity along with an ultra-low idle power

Toshiba has released what it calls the industry's first hard drive featuring flux control microwave assisted magnetic recording (FC-MAMR) technology.

Toshiba goes ballististic with two superpowered AI algorithms
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Have calculated the existance of rice pudding and income tax

Toshiba boffins have come up with a Ballistic Simulated Bifurcation Algorithm (bSB) and the Discrete Simulated Bifurcation Algorithm (dSB) which will be applied to finding solutions to highly complex problems in areas as diverse as drug development, portfolio management and logistics management.

Toshiba goes back into the red
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 12 August 2020 12:02

Toshiba goes back into the red


Coronavirus hit

Toshiba Corp reported on Wednesday its first quarterly operating loss in nearly four years as the coronavirus pandemic hit demand for its electronic devices, copiers and chip-making equipment.

Toshiba is no longer a PC vendor
Published in PC Hardware
Monday, 10 August 2020 12:25

Toshiba is no longer a PC vendor


End of an era

Toshiba has transferred its remaining shares of Dynabook to Sharp, and the company's time as a PC vendor are no more.

Western Digital shingled out in class action
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Class action

While all three of the conventional hard drive vendors -- Toshiba, Western Digital, and Seagate -- have been sneaking disks featuring Shingled Magnetic Recording technology into unexpected places it looks like WD will have to face the music.

Toshiba releases stellar results
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Wednesday, 13 November 2019 12:11

Toshiba releases stellar results


At last not a load of old Tosh

Toshiba posted its highest quarterly profit in two years on Wednesday and said it will buy out three of its listed subsidiaries as the industrial conglomerate moves on from accounting scandals and a management crisis.

Toshiba Memory becomes Kioxia
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Tuesday, 01 October 2019 10:50

Toshiba Memory becomes Kioxia


Getting rid of the old Tosh

Toshiba Memory has announced that it's now operating under the new name – Kioxia.

Toshiba releases new NVMe SSD form factor
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 07 August 2019 10:19

Toshiba releases new NVMe SSD form factor


Removeable alternative to BGA SSDs

Toshiba has released a new form factor for NVMe SSDs that is small enough to be a removable alternative to soldered-down BGA SSDs.

Toshiba Memory Europe changes its name
Published in News
Thursday, 18 July 2019 13:37

Toshiba Memory Europe changes its name


It now wants to be known as Kioxia Europe

Toshiba Memory Europe will officially change its name to Kioxia Europe on October 1, 2019, to Kioxia, which the memory maker tells us is pronounced kee-ox-each.