Toshiba has updated its Z series business notebooks with the latest sixth-generation Intel Core vPro processors and released two new Portégé and Tecra notebooks. The new processors mean improved security and battery life for the notebooks, including access to the new Intel Authenticate feature.
Sony and Toshiba today announced that both companies have entered into a non-binding memorandum of understanding to negotiate the transfer of certain Toshiba-owned facilities such as the CMOS image sensor engineering and design.
Sources told Reuters that Toshiba is going to sell its image sensor business to Sony for about US$165 million and the deal is likely to be finalized soon.
Plextor has just introduced a new entry-level SSD targeted at mainstream users. The new M6V drive is driven by a Silicon Motion controller and uses Toshiba's newest 15nm Toggle NAND flash memory.
Hsiao Tanaka, CEO and president of Toshiba, resigns after the exposure of the company's accounting scandal that lasted for six years.