A look at the wildfires’ jaw-dropping numbers

Barely two months after the wine country fires charred Northern California, the state is once again staring down a spate of wildfires, this time in Southern California. These fires are fueled by some of the strongest Santa Ana winds in recent memory. Here are some eye-popping numbers from these newest fires:

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Source:: CNN

      

Toshiba, Western Digital aiming to settle chip dispute next week: sources

Toshiba, Western Digital aiming to settle chip dispute next week: sources

Toshiba Corp and Western Digital Corp have agreed in principle to settle a dispute over the Japanese firm’s plans to sell its $18 billion chip unit and aim to have a final agreement in place next week, sources familiar with the matter said. The board of the embattled Japanese conglomerate approved a framework for a settlement on Wednesday, one of the sources said. The potential for Western Digital – Toshiba’s partner in its main semiconductor plant and jilted suitor in the auction – to block a deal has been seen as the main obstacle to the planned sale of the unit to a Bain Capital-led consortium.

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Source:: Yahoo