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Concept: LaCie S2.0 Stackable External Hard Drives

09/15/2010, Having trouble stacking all your external hard drives together? The concept LaCie S2.0 design aims to help you manage your external hard drives better. It features an elegant-looking stackable design that allows you to keep them all stacked together. The...

Toshiba HDD Platters Get 2.5Tb Of Data On Every Square Inch

08/19/2010, Despite the increasing popularity of SSDs, there’s no denying that traditional hard drives are going to be around for a while more, and now Toshiba is busy demonstrating a prototype of a new storage technique called bit-pattern recording that offers...

Toshiba has a new range of 7,200 RPM 2.5-inch SATA drives

07/26/2010, Toshiba’s Storage Device Division has announced that they have come up with a new family of 7,200 RPM 2.5-inch SATA drives, making these the first in the industry’s broad line of 7,200 RPM 2.5-inch models which have been specially optimized...

Transcend StoreJet 25D2-W portable hard drive

07/06/2010, The Transcend StoreJet 25D2-W is a new portable hard drive which was specially designed to sit down nicely alongside Mac machines. After all, that is what its sleek glossy white finish is for, not to mention certified compatibility with Mac laptop and...

Toshiba MBF2xxLRC 2.5-inch enterprise hard drive

06/24/2010, Toshiba’s MBF2xxLRC 2.5″ enterprise hard drive is rather special since it has been mounted onto a 3.5″ bracket, which means you can basically use the MBF2xxLRC on 2.5″ brackets in computers as well. This could very well reduce the...

LaCie Rugged Safe hard drive is super paranoid

05/25/2010, We know that nobody likes to lose their data, but what happens when you end up doing all you can in your power with multiple backups only to have your world come crumbling down simply because the entirety of your backups failed when you needed them the...

Seagate Momentus XT hybrid drive writes new chapter in storage

05/24/2010, Seagate attempts to bury its past failure three years ago by offering a new hybrid drive known as the Momentus XT, where it will merge both the capability of a hard drive as well as Solid State Drive (SSD), hitting up to 500GB of storage space for $155,...

OWC Unveils 480GB Mercury Extreme Pro 2.5-inch SSD

05/12/2010, Two of the most common reasons why we don’t all use solid state drives (SSD) in our laptops is normally the price or the small capacity. Now Other World Computing (OWC) is hoping to tackle the storage space issue with the unveiling of its 480GB...

Seagate GoFlex Drive Connects To Almost Everything

05/05/2010, Seagate just launched FreeAgent GoFlex, a new line of external hard drives that can connect to most interfaces (USB 2.0, USB 3.0, FireWire 400, FireWire 800, and eSATA) so that users get the most of the connectivity they have on their computers. To...

Turn Your Old Hard Drive Into A Bench Sander

04/04/2010, Can’t decide what to do with your old redundant 20GB hard drives? You could always open them up, attach some sandpaper to the platter and turn it into a machine that will help you sandpaper stuff. That’s what this user did with his hard drive,...

OWC Mercury Elite-AL Pro mini 1TB portable drive

03/09/2010, OWC has launched its OWC Mercury Elite-AL Pro mini 1TB portable drive, claimed to be the first ever 2.5-inch 1TB drive that ships with a quad interface. It sports eSATA, USB 2.0, and FireWire 400/800 connectivity on the body of its brushed aluminum,...

New Hard Drives To Spell The End Of Windows XP?

03/09/2010, Despite the release of Windows 7, there are still many users out there who are clinging on desperately to Windows XP. Now it seems that it may not be Microsoft who will force users to ditch the venerable OS, rather hard drive manufacturers. A recent...