Feb 10, 2016

Fujitsu recalls 20,000 laptop batteries over fire risk

Fujitsu Ltd. on Wednesday announced the recall of around 20,000 battery packs used in its Lifebook laptop computers as they could catch fire, although it has received no reports of this having happened. Fujitsu recalled around 70,000 battery packs used in Lifebooks in August ...

Aug 27, 2015

Fujitsu recalls 70,000 laptop battery packs over fire fears

Fujitsu Ltd. said Thursday it will voluntarily recall and provide replacements for about 70,000 battery packs used in some of its Lifebook laptop computer models as they could catch fire. The company has so far confirmed three cases of fire linked to the battery, ...

Jul 30, 2015

Fujitsu plunges into the red as PC sales fall

Fujitsu on Thursday warned that it plunged into the red in the April-June period on sluggish sales of personal computers and network equipment but said it will still meet its full-year profit target. The sprawling IT conglomerate fell into a ¥27.3 billion operating loss ...

Jan 19, 2015

Fujitsu nominates executive Tatsuya Tanaka as next president

Fujitsu Ltd. said on Monday it has nominated Tatsuya Tanaka, senior vice president in charge of Asian operations, as its new president, replacing Masami Yamamoto, who has promoted the firm’s structural reforms since taking the post in 2010. Tanaka, 58, will assume the presidency ...

Feb 5, 2014

Man nabbed for forging cards with stolen ATM data

Police on Wednesday arrested a former employee of Fujitsu Frontech Ltd. on charges of illegally obtaining data on users of Bank of Yokohama automated teller machines and forging cash cards based on the information. Toshikazu Akahoshi, 46, is a former division chief in the ...

Dec 24, 2013

Major computer makers enhancing Big Data services

Major computer makers, including Fujitsu Ltd. and NEC Corp., are enhancing their services for Big Data, meaning data collected very rapidly in large volumes from a variety of sources. Because Big Data services are seen as limitless and expected to achieve high growth, the ...

May 14, 2013

With yen at four-year low, Fujitsu to up PC prices

Fujitsu Ltd. plans to raise domestic prices for personal computers because the yen’s drop to a four-year low is boosting the cost of importing components. The price increases will take effect by July and apply to models released in the summer, Chief Financial Officer ...