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WD Reponds To Recent My Cloud Vulnerability Disclosure

WD made big headlines with the recent disclosure or no less than 85 exploits in their My Cloud series of NAS devices. The site that found the bugs also disclosed them to the ...

March 9, 2017 at 8:15 pm by

WD My Cloud Line Vulnerable to Internet Attacks

The WD My Cloud line has been found to be vulnerable to multiple attacks and while one bug was fixed, other ones were introduced. That is the bad news and the maybe worse ...

March 6, 2017 at 3:02 pm by

Toshiba Now Selling Majority Stake in NAND Business

Over the last two months, reports started surfacing about the financial woes being faced by Japanese conglomerate Toshiba. After a series of scandals and disasters, the ...

February 15, 2017 at 1:10 pm by

Toshiba Starts Construction of Fab 6 for 3D NAND

Despite facing a variety of finance related issues over the past year, Toshiba appears to be committed to flash memory as ever. Due to the ongoing NAND shortage, many flash ...

February 10, 2017 at 10:15 am by

WD SanDisk Introduces Skyhawk NVMe SSD

Western Digital has been pushing their NAND business a lot since they acquired SanDisk which is pretty much a given. Else they wouldn’t have invested in them. All their ...

February 8, 2017 at 2:30 am by

WD Reveals World’s First 512Gb 64-layer 3D NAND

Western Digital has started production of the world’s first 64-layer 3D NAND flash chips, developed in partnership with Toshiba. WD and Toshiba – which recently announced ...

February 7, 2017 at 8:54 am by

Toshiba Confirms Selling Minority Stake in NAND Fab

Earlier in the month, reports surfaced about a potential Toshiba NAND fab sale. Due to poor financial performance and rocked by scandals, the Japanese conglomerate is in need ...

January 28, 2017 at 10:00 am by

Thecus N4810 4-Bay SMB and Enthusiast NAS Review

Introduction In today’s review, I’m taking a closer look at a NAS that we’ve already featured in an earlier article, the Thecus N4810 which I used for our ...

January 12, 2017 at 9:00 am by

Western Digital Launches 12TB and 14TB HGST Ultrastar HDDs

Just when we thought that 10TB hard disk drives were impressive, Western Digital announces both 12TB and 14TB drives. Initially, the company will launch the Ultrastar He12 ...

December 7, 2016 at 12:00 am by

WD Releases 7.68TB HGST-Branded Ultrastar SS200 SAS SSD

Among Western Digitals announcements today, was an SAS Enterprise-Class drive too and we shouldn’t forget the SAS standard despite it being of age by now. It is still ...

December 6, 2016 at 11:00 pm by

WD’s HGST Ultrastar SN200 NVMe SSD Hits 1.2mil IOPS

Western Digital had a big day today as they unveiled the latest generation and their take on some top-class storage drives. Among the new drives is the HGST-branded Ultrastar ...

December 6, 2016 at 10:00 pm by

Noontec TerraMaster F2-220 2-Bay SMB Cloud Storage NAS Review

Introduction Today is a special day as it is the first time that I get to take a TerraMaster NAS for a spin in my testing area. TerraMaster might not be the most known NAS ...

December 4, 2016 at 9:00 am by

G-Technology Expands G-Drive Portfolio with USB-C SSD Options

G-Technology, a part of Western Digital, announced a new addition to their G-Drive portfolio and this time it is a portable SSD drive. The new G-Drive slim SSD USB-C, as it is ...

October 28, 2016 at 4:00 pm by

WD Introduced a New Design for My Passport and My Book HDDs

Western Digital introduced what they call a modern and innovative redesign of their My Passport, My Passport for Mac, and My Book external hard drive lines. The new drives ...

October 18, 2016 at 1:20 am by

WD Green and Blue SSD Specifications Revealed

Earlier this week, Western Digital released their new consumer SSDs. Using the same WD Blue and WD Green branding as their hard drives, these are the first fruits from the ...

October 16, 2016 at 10:51 am by