June 27, 2017

(Update) Youngest Pro Shogi Player Fujii Sets Record Streak at 29 Wins

Tokyo, June 26 (Jiji Press)--Sota Fujii, the youngest professional shogi player, set an unprecedented record on Monday, marking the 29th official straight win since his debut in December last year.

Western Digital Again Opposes Toshiba's Chip Unit Sale

Tokyo, June 26 (Jiji Press)--U.S. hard disk drive maker Western Digital Corp. has sent Toshiba Corp. <6502> a letter renewing its opposition to the Japanese partner's planned sale of its flash memory unit, informed sources said Monday.

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