6,800 out into the cold and snow at Christmas
More than 6,800 employees at Toshiba are paying the price for not standing up to corporate executives who were encouraged to cook the books.
Is it really worth it?
Troubled Japanise outfit Toshiba is considering splitting off part of its chip business in a bid to help it raise the cash it lost on its accounting scandal.
Can operate at 15 watts
Toshiba America Electronic Components (TEAC) has come up with what it claims is the first single-chip wireless power receiver that can operate at 15 watts and is compliant with the wireless charging Qi v1.2, standard.
$165 million on the table
Most of the high end phones today use a Sony imaging sensor. Now it looks like Sony now wants to buy Toshiba's image sensor business to expand its dominance.
$7.93 million fine
The European Union has fined optical maker Quanta Storage $7.93 million for participating in a cartel of eight ODD vendors, ODMs and OEMs.
It is almost certain that Western Digital will buy the memory-maker SanDisk and we are expecting an announcement later in the week.
Great, affordable alternative to Chinese tablet-laptops.
Toshiba is showing real awareness of the changing market reality and has launched an affordable two in one. The machine is very well specced, comes with a keyboard and you don't need to sell a kidney to get it with 64 GB of storage.
Toshiba controllers paired up with TLC and MLC NAND
Toshiba has unveiled its latest 2.5-inch consumer solid-state drives, the Toshiba Q300 and the Q300 Pro.
A 12.5-inch notebook with 4K/UHD screen
At the IFA 2015 show in Berlin, Toshiba unveiled a rather interesting 12.5-inch convertible notebook with a 4K/UHD 3840x2160 screen, the Toshiba Satellite Radius 12.
Nice to be in the news for the right reasons
Troubled Toshiba took time out from its busy schedule of apologising for its billion dollar accounting schemes to actually release an interesting product – a new generation of BiCS Flash.