Didn’t live up to the marketing
Western Digital has been sued by a California resident who claims the solid state drive he bought from the manufacturer was defective and that the storage slinger shipped kit that didn't live up to its marketing promises.
Extreme-series portable SSDs wipe data and become unmountable
The tech press is getting considerably tetchy as SanDisk refuses to comment on the fact its Extreme range portable SSD’s wipe data and become unmountable.
And there does not seem to be a fix
Some SanDisk Extreme SSDs are wiping people's data and there does not appear to be a fix yet.
Yeah, it is too good to be true
Amazon has been having problems with partners who insist on “supplying” well reviewed 16 TB SSDs on its site for just $100.
Largest microSD card on the market
SanDisk has managed to cram 400GB into a microSD card, making it the largest microSD card on the market.
Still no precise performance details
Sandisk has further pushed SD card storage limits by announcing its new and the world's largest capacity SD card, the new Sandisk Extreme Pro 1TB.
It costs too much
Western Digital is facing a shareholder revolt over its deal to buy SanDisk.
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
It is almost certain that Western Digital will buy the memory-maker SanDisk and we are expecting an announcement later in the week.
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.