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Seagate Backup Plus devices introduced

06/11/2012, Seagate has just launched a new line of backup products called Backup Plus. In addition to launching the hardware, this is the introduction of the Backup Plus brand, which will supersede, if not completely replace all the other Seagate product names that...

Seagate to acquire LaCie

05/23/2012, We have seen LaCie’s fair share of products and devices in the past, and the company does stock some pretty solid external data storage solutions, but today, word on the street has it that Seagate has decided to dip into their coffers to pick up a...

Seagate to exhibit 12Gbps SAS SSD this week

05/07/2012, Following the announcement of Western Digital’s 12 gigabits-per-second (Gbps) SAS solid state drive – a first of its kind – last week, Seagate Technology spilled the bean that it will be demonstrating a 12Gbps SAS solid-state drive (SSD)...

Seagate GoFlex Satellite receiving firmware upgrade

03/16/2012, Owners of the Seagate GoFlex Satellite drives will be pleased to know that they’ll soon be receiving a firmware update that will enhance the device. The update is said to improve battery life, bumping it up from 5 hours to 7 hours – great for...

Seagate GoFlex Thunderbolt adapter now available

02/01/2012, If you own any of Seagate’s GoFlex drives and you feel that the USB 2.0 interface on your MacBook computer is a bit too slow, you might be interested to hear that the company has recently updated its accessory page with the GoFlex Thunderbolt adapter....

Seagate Momentus XT Review

11/28/2011, Seagate has just launched the Seagate Momentus XT, a 2.5” HDD (hard disk drive) that comes with a twist: Seagate claims that it can be as fast as an SSD (solid state drive) “in the real world”. First, why would it be so fast, and how did they manage...

Seagate Barracuda Drives Updated, Streamlined

11/01/2011, Seagate is overhauling its legendary barracuda line of hard drives by using the same technology on every barracuda drives, notably a 7200 rpm of rotational speed, 6Gb/sec SATA and the same DicsWizard driver for 2TB drives. This effectively leads to a...

Rumor: 5TB Seagate hard drives on their way

10/13/2011, How large is your most spacious hard drive in your desktop at the moment? 1TB? Well, it seems that the ante is about to be upped by another level as boffins continue their unrelentless march towards improving current technology by walking towards...

Seagate 4TB GoFlex

09/06/2011, Seagate has just announced its 4TB GoFlex external drive (7200rpm), which is a record amount of storage for a the GoFlex family. This is big enough to store 2000 HD movies, and is room more music than most people would ever own. Incidentally, this is also...

GoFlex Turbo Hard Drive Comes With Data Recovery

08/08/2011, Seagate has just announced a new external 500GB to 750GB GoFlex Turbo HDD  drive that comes with USB 3.0 and a 7200rpm rotation speed. However, the more interesting part is that a one-time data recovery service from SafetyNet is included with the drive....

Seagate shortens HDD warranties to two years from 5 – NOT!

08/05/2011, Update: The good people over at Seagate have stepped forward to say that nothing of the sort happened, and the 5-year warranty period will remain as status quo. Sorry for the false alarm, guys! It seems that your favorite hard drive manufacturer has just...