Western Digital faces shareholder revolt over SanDisk
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It costs too much

Western Digital is facing a shareholder revolt over its deal to buy SanDisk.

Western Digital really buys SanDisk for $19 billion
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Told you so

As we predicted on Monday, Western Digital has formally announced it is going to write a cheque for SanDisk for $19 billion

SanDisk about to be bought by Western Digital
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More consolidation

It is almost certain that Western Digital will buy the memory-maker SanDisk and we are expecting an announcement later in the week.

HP and SanDisk work on new Storage Class Memory
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What do you get if you cross a memristor and a ReRam?

The maker of expensive printer ink, HP and SanDisk want to create new technology for Storage Class Memory (SCM) which combines the best of memristor and ReRAM.

Samsung thumps Intel in SSD battle
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Tuesday, 21 April 2015 10:38

Samsung thumps Intel in SSD battle


Catfight on SSDs makes Intel howl

Samsung ruled the global solid state drive (SSD) market last year with a market share double that of its main rival Intel.

SanDisk in damage control mode
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Thursday, 16 April 2015 13:51

SanDisk in damage control mode


Revenue falls

SanDisk went into damage control mode after predicting a steeper-than-expected fall in full-year revenue.

Micron and Intel ship 256Gb 3D NAND
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Friday, 27 March 2015 07:32

Micron and Intel ship 256Gb 3D NAND


Toshiba and SanDisk start sampling 48-layer 128Gb chips

Micron and Intel have announced the availability of 256Gb NAND, the world’s highest density flash memory, but Toshiba is hot on their heels. 

New SanDisk iNAND promises exceptional performance
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Speeding up internal storage for 4K and RAW

SanDisk’s new iNAND 7132 flash storage is promising to deliver significantly faster storage to mobile devices, enabling better 4K and RAW performance. 

SanDisk releases 200GB MicroSD
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Monday, 02 March 2015 12:37

SanDisk releases 200GB MicroSD


Just in time for Samsung to drop microSD support

SanDisk unveiled a new microSD memory card. It remarkably holds 200GB on a tiny, yet fast microSD card. 

Sandisk fails to make Wall Street expectations
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Thursday, 22 January 2015 11:47

Sandisk fails to make Wall Street expectations


Must stand in the corner

 Memory chipmaker SanDisk has made the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street furious by failing to meet their expectations.