All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Western Digital’

Western Digital Explores the Router Market

Western Digital, the company known for internal and external hard drives ( and streaming TV hardware) is now getting into the router market. And, big surprise, they are doing what they do best by including “network-attatched” storage to the higher end devices. The routers will include four dual-band routers and an ethernet switch. They use WD’s “FasTrack” technology to prioritize …

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Western Digital Releases First Ever 2 TB Portable HDD

Western Digital announced today the next generation of its top-selling My Passport line of portable hard drives, including the first-ever portable drive with a 2 TB capacity. Now available in five popular colors: white, black, silver, blue, and red, with a range of capacities beginning from 500 GB, the new sleeker My Passport portable drives offer digital consumers an appealing …

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Western Digital Acquires Hitachi Global Storage Technologies

Most consumers probably don’t care where their hard drives come from, but the news today is sure to make some people happy or mad. Western Digital announced yesterday that it has acquired Hitachi Global Storage Technologies to the tune of $3.9 billion and 25 million shares valued at $0.9 billion. To sweeten the deal even further, Hitachi now owns 10 …

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Fox And Warner Brothers SanDisk Your Western Digital

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Warner Brothers Home Entertainment Group, SanDisk, and Western Digital announce today that they are teaming-up to provide a unique and enhanced user viewing experience with something they are tentatively calling “Project Phenix”. The project features new ways to protect, store, transport, purchase, and view movies, series, and television shows. The aspirations for the project include …

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