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WD 2go app now supports Dropbox

07/11/2012, Western Digital (WD) has just announced that its WD 2go app now communicates with Dropbox and lets users copy, more, rename and delete files on Dropbox and the Western Digital personal cloud devices. This means that users can easily have a cloud copy of...

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...

Panasonic DMR-HRT300 said to be a “photograph recorder”

06/04/2012, Don’t get me wrong, but I am not quite sure whether the definition of a “photograph recorder” is really necessary, when you can just call it a mass storage media instead. This is the path that Panasonic decided to choose with their...

Toshiba Canvio 3.0 USB Drive Reaches 1.5TB

05/15/2012, Toshiba has just announced an update to its Canvio external USB storage line-up with the addition of a 1.5TB Canvio 3.0 hard drive. This model comes pre-formatted using the NTFS Windows file system, but Toshiba has included an NTFS driver so that Mac...

Data Killer erases data on the spot

05/14/2012, Have you ever sat at the edge of your seat in the movies, as the protagonist is busy trying to erase all sensitive data on the hard drive right before the authorities or enemies make an entrance? The Data Killer from Platform of Japan is one such device...

HP Cloud Services is now a public beta

05/10/2012, “Cloud computing” seem to be the buzzwords for today, and HP has just moved their HP Cloud Services to public beta status, and the beta services will include HP Cloud Compute, HP Cloud Object Storage and HP Cloud Content Delivery Network....

Box building a Windows 8 Metro-style app?

05/10/2012, Box, the online file sharing and cloud storage service provider, will most likely be among the first of third-party services to feature a Windows 8 Metro-style app. Even more interesting is Techland’s claim that Box is preparing to launch its own...

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)...

Microsoft SkyDrive pushed for free

05/07/2012, We did talk about the Microsoft SkyDrive in the past, where users who want to use the service for free have 7GB of storage space, and here we are with the latest push – and one of SkyDrive’s main marketing lines would be this, “When you...

Samsung offers 50GB of Dropbox storage with Galaxy S3 purchase

05/03/2012, Now that the dust surrounding the Samsung Galaxy S3 has started to settle after its announcement, it is time to take stock of the situation. What kind of goodies can you expect by being an early adopter? It seems that Samsung has teamed up with Dropbox in...

Cloud services for Windows 8 gets “re-imagined”

05/02/2012, Microsoft has already announced the roaming capabilities of Windows 8 and SkyDrive – just two aspects of many features that we can expect once Windows 8 arrives. Chris Jones, the vice president of the development and operations of services and apps...

Free Amazon Cloud Drive desktop app

05/02/2012, “Cloud” is a pretty big buzzword these days when it comes to the world of computers. After all, how many of us would like to obtain as much digital storage space as possible, and sometimes, download entire movies from a different location...