[CES 2014] If there is a drawback to using iOS devices is that storage is usually fixed, meaning that if you chose a 16GB iPhone but ran out of space, you’re pretty much stuck unless you decide to buy a new phone with a larger capacity. Granted one could turn to cloud alternatives such as iCloud, Dropbox, or stream music instead of storing it on their iDevices, but where’s the […]
As popular as storing content in the cloud has been over the past couple of years, nothing beats a good ole USB flash drive. USB flash drives allows you to take your content anywhere you go allowing you to share whatever you have stored on it with others, as well as leach off others in an easy and pain-free way. USB flash drives are a dime a dozen, but if […]
Hey, if you happen to be in Las Vegas at the moment, perhaps you might want to swing over to the NAB Show that is happening right now, where LaCie has taken the opportunity as well as venue to announce that they will be offering the largest range of Thunderbolt solutions certified for use with a Thunderbolt equipped Mac or PC, in the world. LaCie prides themselves in being the […]
Lacie’s been making storage solutions that look like keys for a while, but they’ve come out with their new models and they are more durable, smaller, and oh-so-desirable. The Lacie PetiteKey is waterproof, scratch-resistant, and covered in metal. It comes in three sizes, starting with an 8GB model for $15 going up to a 32GB model for $40. It comes with encryption software, but it probably works with other solutions, and I […]
Porsche Design carries the German supercar name, which is why when it comes to the kind of computer peripherals that it churns out, we more or less look forward to something stunning and of high performance caliber. Well, we are pleased to say that LaCie’s most recent release of the Porsche Design hard drive will target Mac owners, where it delivers the kind of performance one would expect from a […]
For many people who’ve bought Apple computers over the past few years, unless you have an external monitor setup, your Thunderbolt port has gone unused, although Apple touted Thunderbolt’s ability to transfer data faster than USB 3.0 as a feature. There have been a few hard drives offered with Thunderbolt functionality, but they’ve been expensive, premium devices. LaCie just started offering a Thunderbolt and USB 3.0-enabled version of its Rugged […]
We’re not sure under what circumstances you might need a rugged USB flash drive, but assuming you do, then perhaps LaCie’s RuggedKey USB 3.0 keychain flash drive might be worth taking a look at. It will come in either 16GB or 32GB storage capacities and will be backwards compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 1.0 ports. It will also come with a removable orange sleeve that will protect the steel […]
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 controlling interest in LaCie, which effectively places LaCie under Seagate’s corporate wings. Seagate has offered Philippe Spruch, LaCie’s chairman and CEO, as well as […]
If you’re in the market for external storage with Thunderbolt connectivity for your Mac computer, you’re in luck as LaCie’s 2big Thunderbolt series of hard drives are now shipping. You will be able to pick them up at $649 for the 4TB (2x2TB) model and $799 for the 6TB (3x2TB) model, with the Thunderbolt cable sold separately (available from Apple).
If you’re sick of having to plug and unplug various hard drives and thumb drives from your computer, and you would like a more wireless/cloud storage based system set up in your own home, LaCie has debuted their LaPlug, which is essentially LaCie’s answer to the PogoPlug, so if you’re looking for an alternative solution, perhaps the LaPlug might have something different to offer you.
If you’ve been waiting for a Thunderbolt-capable external hard disk for your Mac – good news, because LaCie has announced that its Little Big Disk Thunderbolt Series is now available for purchase. The first in the series of portable hard disks that take full advantage of your Thunderbolt connection, the Little Big Disk Thunderbolt Series are designed for demanding tasks such as video editing, making quick full system backups and […]
Looking for a portable hard drive that can handle the abuse of being dropped or bumped against a wall – not because you purposely like to throw electronics around, but because you have butter fingers. Well you’re in luck, because they actually make products for people like you! LaCie has just announced a new addition to its lineup of shock- and drop-resistant portable hard drives; the Rugged Mini.
Remember our story about LaCie’s Thunderbolt drives being delayed from summer to late fall or early winter that appeared a couple of days ago? Well, sorry to cause an unnecessary panic, but the good people over at LaCie has gotten back to us, with the exact words, “LaCie has made no announcement regarding delay of LaCie Thunderbolt drives.”The whole snafu were pinpointed to a couple of web pages under LaCie’s […]
LaCie has been well known to churn out hard drive models that not only look good, but are speed demons in their own right (and time) as well. The latest bunch of hard drive models to emerge from LaCie’s stable received some help from Porsche – the German-based automaker that rolls out extremely desirable sports cars, resulting in the expansion of the exclusive P´9000 electronics category, which would see the […]