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Sep 13, 2012, 17:43 ET
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Western Digital® Announces Capital Allocation Plan at Investor Day; Provides Update On September Quarter

Western Digital® Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced at its Investor Day a capital allocation plan that includes the adoption by its Board of...

Aug 30, 2012, 07:59 ET
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WD® Portable Hard Drives For Mac Users Rev Up On USB 3.0 Speed And Larger Capacity While Keeping Compact Design

 WD®, a subsidiary of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC), today announced that it has added the USB 3.0 interface to its line of...

Aug 30, 2012, 07:57 ET
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WD® Introduces Its Fastest My Book® External HDD System Ever

WD®, a subsidiary of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC), and a world leader in external storage and connected home solutions, is...

Jul 10, 2012, 07:57 ET
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WD® Designs First Hard Drives For SOHO NAS Systems

 WD® (NASDAQ: WDC), a storage industry leader, today announced the debut of WD Red™ NAS hard drives, an innovative line of SATA...

Jun 19, 2012, 14:19 ET
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G-Technology(TM) Launches "Driven Creativity" Awards Competition

Known for delivering premium external storage solutions engineered to meet the needs of the content creation and Apple® Mac® community,...

Jun 05, 2012, 13:00 ET
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WD TV® Media Players Deliver The Most Worldwide Entertainment Options

 Western Digital® (NASDAQ: WDC), the world's leader in external storage solutions and maker of the popular WD TV® media player...

May 15, 2012, 02:00 ET
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WD® Completes Divestiture Of Assets To Toshiba Corporation

 Western Digital Corp. (NYSE: WDC) today announced that it has completed its divestiture of certain 3.5-inch hard drive assets to Toshiba...

Apr 11, 2012, 07:57 ET
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WD® Ships Slim, Energy-Efficient Hard Drive for Ultrabook™ Devices

 Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), a worldwide storage leader, today announced it is shipping the WD Scorpio® Blue™ 7 mm hard...

Mar 15, 2012, 07:57 ET
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WD® Shipping My Book® Thunderbolt™ Duo Dual-Drive Storage System: Ultra-Fast Read/Write Times for Creative Pros, and Today's Need-it-Now Consumers

– Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), the world's leader in external storage solutions, is now shipping its first external hard drive with...

Mar 06, 2012, 07:57 ET
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WD® Ships Its Third-generation Enterprise 2.5-Inch SAS Hard Drive Family

 Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), a leader in the desktop, mobile, high-capacity enterprise and consumer markets for hard drives, today...

Feb 28, 2012, 08:00 ET
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Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, SanDisk and Western Digital® to Advance Digital Ownership of High Definition Movies

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, SanDisk (Nasdaq: SNDK), and Western Digital (NYSE: WDC)...

Feb 28, 2012, 07:57 ET
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WD® Enhances Benefits For Partners in New Reseller Program, myWD™

 Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), today launched myWD™, its expanded online partner loyalty program for system integrators,...

Jan 05, 2012, 08:00 ET
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WD'S My Book® Live™ Duo Personal Cloud Storage With Dual Drives Offers High Capacity or Double-Safe File Protection

 Western Digital (NYSE: WDC), the world's leader in digital storage solutions, today introduced My Book Live Duo, a personal cloud storage...

Dec 20, 2011, 13:00 ET
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WD® Adds Thousands of New HD Movies for WD TV® Customers

 Western Digital (NYSE: WDC), the world's leader in external storage solutions and maker of the acclaimed WD TV® media player...

Nov 15, 2011, 07:57 ET
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WD® Delivers New Line of Network Storage Servers for Small to Medium Businesses

Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), the world's leader in digital storage solutions, is introducing WD Sentinel™ DX4000 (photo), a complete...

Oct 06, 2011, 07:57 ET
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WD® Launches New Wireless Streaming Media Player, First to Deliver Spotify® Music Service

Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), the world's leader in external storage solutions and maker of the popular WD TV® media player family,...

Sep 22, 2011, 07:57 ET
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WD's My Passport® Studio™ and My Passport for Mac® Portable Hard Drives Combine High-Performance and Svelte Design

Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC) today introduced its newest generation of My Passport® portable hard drives specifically designed for use...

Sep 13, 2011, 07:57 ET
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WD® Delivers the Personal Cloud

Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), the world's leader in external storage solutions, today introduced its WD 2go™ and WD 2go Pro mobile...

Sep 05, 2011, 17:00 ET
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WD® Delivers Thousands of TV Episodes and Movies to Brazilian Consumers With Its WD TV Live Plus Media Player and Netflix®

Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), the world's leader in external storage solutions and maker of the popular WD TV® media player family,...

Aug 02, 2011, 13:00 ET
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WD® Brings Current-Season On-Demand TV and Acclaimed Movies to Its WD TV® Media Player Family With Hulu Plus™

Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), the world's leader in external storage solutions and maker of the popular WD TV® media player family,...