07/28/2010, Solid state drives are getting more and more commonplace be they internal or external, and the latest from Super Talent would be the UltraDrive MX that features a new dual-interface, catering for both SATA II and mini-USB connections. This lets you use the drive internally or externally, depending on your need at that point in time. Ideal for notebook upgrade consumers, the UltraDrive MX SSD can be mounted via USB […]
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 for demanding performance, power consumption, and durability requirements, be they for high-performance or business-critical applications. The MKxx61GSY will come in various capacities, ranging from 160GB all the way to 640GB, […]
07/22/2010, Western Digital’s range of portable hard drives, in particular the 500GB My Passport Essential, will now come in limited edition designs thanks to students at California State University, Long Beach’s Industrial Design program. These drives will come in Boom Box, Black Hole, Cityscape, Fuchsia Leaf and Wave decorative patterns which will target students who love standing out from the crowd while looking stylish. All the new drives will play nice […]
07/20/2010, So you’ve read about the DiskGO Mini and its super small dimensions, well, the EDGE Tech DiskGO Backup flash drive also comes in a similar form factor except with one added advantage, you will be able to benefit from a powerful Dmailer Backup software that will back up selected files to the device thanks to 128-bit AES encryption, followed by an automatic back up of said files in the future […]
07/20/2010, Toting around huge amounts of data on a flash drive is something most of us take for granted these days, but what if you could do so with a device which is slightly larger than the quarters jingling in your pocket? That’s what happens when you decide to pick up the DiskGO Mini flash drive from EDGE Tech Corp. True to its name, the DiskGO Mini is all of 1.4″ […]
07/20/2010, We’ve advocated before that Pogoplug could serve as a very inexpensive solution for professionals like designers and other people who need to share big files. However, the original Pogoplug was built to be open, and was often not as secure as professionals would like it to be. Today, Pogoplug changes this with Pogoplug Biz, a solution that brings much desired features like multiple accounts, remote backup, remote printing, usage statistics […]
07/20/2010, Samsung is now shipping the Spinpoint MT2, a 2.5-inch 1TB (or 750GB) internal hard drive designed for mobile applications and set top boxes (DVRs, Digital TVs…). The drive runs at only 5400 rpm, but it’s not uncommon for such high-capacity drives. It would work if you absolutely need space, but for a laptop, I would rather use a 7200rpm 500GB disk. That said, it should be fast enough for an […]
07/19/2010, Seagate has been steadily releasing new products, and this new GoFlex Home is for regular folks with an appetite for storage. Available in 1TB or 2TB, it connects via a local network with Windows, Mac computers (Time Machine compatible) or DLNA devices like the PS3. It can act like a media file server where photos, music and movies can be streamed from, and be used like a backup place for […]
07/15/2010, Apricorn’s Aegis Bio is a series of portable hard drives which feature added security measures in the form of biometric authentication and encryption. Good news for those who have always wanted to have additional storage space to play with will be pleased to know that the 250GB ceiling has been lifted, which means you can now toy with 320GB, 500GB and 640GB capacities. This 2.5″ external hard drive will rely […]
07/13/2010, Toshiba has started to roll out its Canvio drive which will see action on Mac systems, since it was specially formatted that way, and will ship pre-loaded with Mac-specific backup software as well. The NTI Shadow 5 software is more than capable of handling both the standard backup that most of us know these days, not to mention the ability to synchronize selected folders while applying 256-bit encryption on secure […]
07/07/2010, Wish you could listen to your music while jogging without being cut off from the sounds of the outside world? The Uplink Audio Strap System concept might be able to help you achieve that, as it’s designed to use its four ultrasound speakers to play your favorite tunes, instead of those boring headphones. It can connect to a mobile phone, allowing you to make and receive calls, and even get […]
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 desktop computers. Targeting fashion-minded Mac enthusiasts, this compact device is not only stylish but rugged and extremely portable, featuring anti-slip rubber feet which offers a stable base when […]
06/30/2010, If you’re a big Disney fan, Buffalo’s latest RUF2-DJ series of USB flash drives should pique your interest. It’s available in capacities of 4GB and 8GB, with color options of black, white, and red. Pricing wasn’t mentioned, but the drive is currently available in Japan. Would you purchase such a flash drive if it were made available stateside?
06/30/2010, You’ve probably seen some of the various flash drive designs by MIMOBOT in the past; after all, they’re quite unique. Now the company has released a few new designs in its MIMOBOT Core Series to celebrate its 5th anniversary. The new designs include Isadore, Fairybit, a purple Swirl, and a black RayD81. Capacities will range from 2GB to 16GB. Do any of these new designs pique your interest?