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Toshiba Unveils 14TB Conventional Magnetic Recording Hard Disk Drive

Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation announced its new enterprise-oriented 14TB conventional magnetic recording hard disk drive.

Sony PlayStation 4 Sales Surpass 70.6 Million

Sony Interactive Entertainment announced worldwide sell through for its PlayStation 4 (PS4) video game console has surpassed 70.6 million units.

Texas Instruments Rolls Out 4K Ultra HD DLP Chipsets

Texas Instruments announced an expanded family of 4K Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) Digital Light Processing (DLP) chipsets.

Memory-Tech Doubles 100GB Ultra HD Blu-ray Replication Capacity

Memory-Tech Corporation in Japan announced it is doubling its prerecorded 100GB triple-layer 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray disc replication capacity to 600,000 units per month.

Toshiba Unveils 10TB NAS-Class Hard Disk Drive

Toshiba America Electronic Components announced its new 3.5-inch 10TB NAS-class hard disk drive.

Western Digital Launches iNAND Embedded Flash Drives

Western Digital announced its latest iNAND embedded flash drives suitable for next-generation smartphone applications.

Samsung Uncorks 512GB Universal Flash Storage for Mobile Devices

Samsung Electronics announced it is now mass producing 512GB embedded Universal Flash Storage (eUFS) for use in next-generation mobile devices.

VESA Pulls Out All the Stops for CES 2018

The Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) announced it will be promoting the latest and greatest in display interfaces and technology at CES 2018.

North America and China TV Shipments Fall Sharply

IHS Markit announced it reckons TV shipments in China and North America fell sharply in the third quarter of 2017.

Amazon Fire TV Stick Basic Edition Hits Canada

Amazon announced its new Fire TV Stick Basic Edition is now available in Canada and more than 100 countries and territories around the world.

Furnace Readies Northern Virginia Vinyl Record Pressing Plant

Furnace Record Pressing announced it will open a new 50,000 square-foot vinyl record pressing plant in Fairfax, VA in January 2018.

TDK Rolls Out Industrial SD and microSD Flash Memory Cards

TDK Corporation announced its new SD (MMRD4 series) and microSD (MURD4 series) flash memory cards for industrial applications.

Mission Accomplished for Making Vinyl Conference

The Colonial Purchasing Co-op announced it is pleased with the success of its first Making Vinyl record manufacturing conference, which was held November 6-7, 2017 in Detroit, MI.

FCC Gives Green Light to ATSC 3.0 Next Generation TV

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced new rules that let television broadcasters voluntarily use the ATSC 3.0 next generation broadcast television transmission standard.

VESA Rolls Out DisplayID Version 2.0 Standard

The Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) announced a major update to its Display Identification Data (DisplayID) standard.