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Western Digital to buy SanDisk for $19 billion


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#1 JohnC_21

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Posted 21 October 2015 - 09:44 AM

Hard-disk drive maker Western Digital Corp (WDC.O) said it would buy SanDisk Corp (SNDK.O) for about $19 billion, giving it better access to flash memory storage chips used in smartphones and mobile devices.

 

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Posted 21 October 2015 - 05:19 PM

Nice to have that sort of spare cash lying around


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Posted 21 October 2015 - 07:05 PM

Now lets see how this affects the chip market....

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Posted 21 October 2015 - 07:21 PM

What boggles my mind is the $67 billion Dell paid for EMC.



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Posted 22 October 2015 - 03:02 AM

@ Animal.....I think the prices may well rise......someone has to foot the interest bill.....You and I  !


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