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Mark Your Calendar: A Workshop on Flash Fiction!

“A small fiction is a lone wolf of a lie, sometimes hounding the truth across a field but oftentimes simply sitting on a hilltop to raise its face to the moon and howl of love or loss….” Robert Olen Butler… 199 more words

Trouble Flashing Your ESP8266? Meet DIO and QIO

was building a hot tub controller, using a WEMOS board based on the venerable ESP8266. After assembly, the board was plugged into USB and hit the flash button. 82 more words

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Toshiba signs deal to sell chip unit to Bain Capital-led, Apple-backed group for $18 billion

”Japan’s Toshiba Corp said on Thursday it had signed an $18 billion deal to sell its chip unit to a consortium led by Bain Capital LP, overcoming a key – albeit not its last – hurdle as it scrambles for funds to stave off a potential delisting,” Makiko Yamazaki reports for Reuters. 431 more words

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Toshiba chip business set for $18B sale to Bain-led group backed by Apple

The long-running saga over the future of Toshiba’s memory chip business — the world’s second largest supplier of NAND memory used in phones and PCs — took a big step forward after the Japanese company… 444 more words

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KKR said to be wooing Apple to switch sides in Toshiba bid

”KKR & Co. is trying to persuade Apple Inc. to switch sides and join the private equity firm in a bid for Toshiba Corp.’s flash memory chip business, according to a person familiar with the discussions,” Alex Sherman and Ian King report for Bloomberg. 360 more words

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