Toshiba plans to begin large-scale production of a new, 2.5-inch hybrid disk drive and NAND flash memory combined in a single unit suitable for ultrabooks, notebooks and PCs, company officials said.
The idea, to fuse the speed and responsiveness of solid state technology with the capacity and cost-effectiveness of hard disk drives (HDD), so far hasn’t gained much traction among notebook makers, bu
One of the best parts of CES are the devices that companies show off that are more or less conceptual, and may or may not ever even get made. One such gadget is the Toshiba 5-in-1 tablet, notebook, media player, drawing slate, etc.
Drew Houston is one of the few founders in the technology world who has been able to masterfully navigate the journey from MIT hacker to the CEO of a multi-billion-dollar company. Houston and his team have been able to turn file-sharing company Dropbox into a platform used by more than 150 million people across the globe in just six years.
Ford Motors today is announcing the acquisition of Livio Radio, a maker of a platform for in-car apps, with a focus on audio and music services. This is the car-maker’s first technology acquisition in 13 years. The Ferndale, MI-based startup — now a subsidiary of Ford’s Global Technologies Group — will continue to operate under the original name.