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Toshiba C350 Fire TV does 4K, Dolby Vision, starting at $350

Fans of Amazon's Fire TV streaming platform now have another choice when it comes to an all-in-one smart TV. The Toshiba C350 Series is an affordable 4K HDR TV.
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Password Insanity

My mom is extraordinarily patient. Several weeks ago, I bought her a brand new Mac as a mother’s day present. She was using a 2010 Mac, and it was time for her to use one that didn’t have an endless spinning pinwheel of Mac slowness on it. I had it sent to me, although there’s a whole story in just that. I set it up, downloaded and set up all the apps she used, installed all the new stuff she needed to manage her passwords from now on, connected iCloud, and tidied and buffed it. Then, I fi...
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Typing on this vintage Japanese typewriter looks like a lot of work

Behold the Toshiba BW-2112 in action. The first Toshiba typewriter, holding 630 characters in total, was mostly used by the Japanese military during World War II. In total about 2,000 units were produced…The bulk of the machine consists of the type cylinder. — Read the rest
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Behold the 1940s Typewriter That Could Type in English, Chinese & Japanese: Watch More Than a Thousand Different Characters in Action

There was a time, not long after the widespread adoption of telegraphy in the 19th century, when the written Chinese language looked doomed. Or at least it did to certain thinkers considering the implications of that instant global communication-enabling technology having been developed for the relatively simple Latin alphabet. And as unsuited as the Chinese writing system must have seemed to the world of the telegraph, it would have presented a seemingly even heavier burden in the world...
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Toshiba's No. 2 Shareholder Calls for Review of Strategic Alternatives

TOKYO (Reuters) - 3D Investment Partners, the second-largest shareholder in Toshiba Corp, has called on the Japanese industrial conglomerate to...
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Toshiba Must Seek Suitors, Another Big Shareholder Says, After CVC's $21 Billion Offer

By Makiko Yamazaki and Scott MurdochTOKYO (Reuters) -Toshiba Corp's second-biggest shareholder called on the Japanese conglomerate to undergo a...
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Toshiba's No.2 Shareholder Asks Company to Openly Seek Suitors

TOKYO (Reuters) -Toshiba Corp's second-biggest shareholder called on the Japanese conglomerate to conduct a strategic review and explicitly solicit...
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Private equity firm Bain Capital could take Japanese conglomerate Toshiba private, report says

The logo of Toshiba Corp is seen as Window cleaners work on the company's headquarters in Tokyo Reuters US-based private equity firm Bain Capital is looking into taking Toshiba private, Reuters reported. Talks have begun and Bain Capital is working on a bid, sources said. Earlier this month CVC Capital made Toshiba $20 billion privatization offer, but stepped aside this week. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. US private equity firm Bain Capita...
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Toshiba rejects private equity buyout offer on grounds it was scarcely credible

Tells CVC and other would-be buyers to get serious and read Japanese regulations, or go home Japanese mega-corp Toshiba says it has rebuffed an acquisition attempt by private equity outfit CVC.…
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Toshiba Brushes off Renewed Push From CVC on Acquisition Bid

Toshiba Corp. has brushed off a fresh missive from CVC Partners about the global fund's interest in acquiring the Japanese manufacturer.
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Toshiba Says CVC to 'Step Aside to Await' Guidance Over Offer

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp said on Tuesday it has received another letter from CVC Capital Partners saying that the European private equity...
Tags: Tokyo, CVC, Toshiba, Reuters Toshiba Corp, CVC Capital Partners


Toshiba Bid to Test Japan's Corporate Governance Rules

By Scott Murdoch, Alun John and Makiko YamazakiHONG KONG (Reuters) - A potential bid for Toshiba Corp is set to test both corporate governance at...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

Andrew Harnik/AP Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.Let's get started.1. Facebook could face a fine in the billions for its leak of 533 million people's data. The social-media company is under investigation in the EU for its massive data leak, and is being threatened with a fine of up to 4% of its $86 billion global revenue. ICYMI: Here's how to check if your information was breached. 2. Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison ...
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Japan State-Backed Funds Consider Offer for Toshiba: Report

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan Investment Corp (JIC) and Norinchukin Bank are considering buying Toshiba Corp, the Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun reported on...
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Sony Quietly Adds ‘HDMI Link’ Options To PS5, But It's Kind Of A Bust

Today, , adding, among other things, support for external storage of PS5 games. But, as reported by The Verge, Sony quietly snuck in a handful of bonus features in the update, including the ability to automatically deactivate HDR, plus a new suite of customization options…Read more...
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Sony Quietly Adds ‘HDMI Link’ Function To PS5, But It’s Kind Of A Bust

Today, , adding, among other things, support for external storage of PS5 games. But, as reported by The Verge, Sony quietly snuck in a handful of bonus features in the update, including the ability to automatically deactivate HDR, plus a new suite of functions called “HDMI…Read more...
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Toshiba's CEO has stepped down but board members planned to oust him before the controversy over a $20 billion buyout bid, sources say

Toshiba Corp chief executive Nobuaki Kurumatani. REUTERS/Issei Kato Toshiba board members planned to replace Nobuaki Kurumatani before the buyout bid, sources said. Kurumatani resigned from Toshiba on Wednesday. Chairman Satoshi Tsunakawa will replace him. The board chairman Osamu Nagayama went to a meeting "to fire" him, one of the sources told Reuters. See more stories on Insider's business page. Toshiba board members planned to oust CEO Nobuaki Kurumatani before CVC Capital Partner...
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Toshiba president steps down amid $20bn buyout bid

Nobuaki Kurumatani is leaving after the firm received an offer from his former employer, CVC.
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Toshiba CEO steps down, shares surge on bidding war expectations

Satoshi Tsunakawa, who previously led the company and until Wednesday was chairman, will once again assume the helm
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Japan's Toshiba President Steps Down Amid Acquisition Talks

The president of Toshiba Corp. has stepped down, a week after the Japanese technology and manufacturing conglomerate said it was studying an acquisition proposal from a global fund where he previously worked.
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Toshiba’s CEO to Step Down After Losing Employee Support

(Bloomberg) -- Toshiba Corp. said Chief Executive Officer Nobuaki Kurumatani will be replaced by Chairman Satoshi Tsunakawa, an abrupt...
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Toshiba CEO Says Wants to Leave and 'Recharge': Nikkei

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp Chief Executive Nobuaki Kurumatani wants to leave his busy job and "recharge", the Nikkei financial daily reported...
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Toshiba Board Meets Amid Reports of President's Resignation

The board of Toshiba is meeting amid reports the president is stepping down as the technology conglomerate studies an acquisition proposal from a global fund where Nobuaki Kurumatani previously worked.
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Toshiba CEO Resigns, Shares Surge on Bidding War Expectations

By Makiko YamazakiTOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp CEO Nobuaki Kurumatani resigned on Wednesday amid controversy over a $20 billion buyout bid from...
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Toshiba Shares Surge on Imminent CEO Resignation, Bidding War Expectations

By Makiko YamazakiTOKYO (Reuters) - Shares in Japan's Toshiba Corp surged on Wednesday, propelled higher by reports of more plans of bids for the...
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Toshiba CEO Steps Down, Shares Surge on Bidding War Expectations

By Makiko YamazakiTOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp CEO Nobuaki Kurumatani resigned on Wednesday amid controversy over a $20 billion buyout bid from...
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Toshiba to Discuss Exec Appointments as CEO Seen Stepping Down

TOKYO (Reuters) -Japanese conglomerate Toshiba Corp said its board would meet on Wednesday to discuss key executive appointments after widespread...
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Oasis Management Says CVC's Offer for Toshiba Is Too Low

TOKYO (Reuters) - Hong Kong-based Oasis Management said on Tuesday CVC Capital's reported offer of 5,000 yen a share for Toshiba Corp was "far...
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Toshiba Faces Investor Call to Seek Alternatives to CVC Bid

By Makiko YamazakiTOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp is facing a call from a leading shareholder to seek other offers from potential suitors following...
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Toshiba Chairman Issues Cautious Statement on CVC's Take-Private Offer

TOKYO (Reuters) -The chairman of Toshiba Corp's board on Friday issued a statement on CVC Capital Partners' recent offer to take the company...
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