One-upmanship drives a lot of innovations in the computer business. And if there’s one example of it that we’re always happy to read about, it’s the battle for the biggest hard drive. For […]
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Seagate wants to make sure you never run out of space to store whatever data it is you’re warehousing. They’re gearing up to launch a 16TB hard drive within the next 18 months. […]
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Microsoft has been making a lot of crazy, and in my eyes stupid decisions ever since they decided to launch the Xbox One. First we had the mandatory inclusion of the Kinect, pushing […]
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When you’re in the cloud storage business and you build devices that pack nearly half a petabyte into a 4U rack chassis, you buy a lot of hard drives. You run them hard, […]
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Being able to access your massive music library no matter where you are is a great thing. Having an app delete them from your hard drive after it’s given you that access is […]
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Storage companies are never satisfied with their latest jaw-dropping capacities for long. Last August, Seagate unleashed a monstrous 8TB drive — but a new drive has already stolen its crown. Seagate has bumped […]
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Upgrading the standard 500GB hard drive included with the PS4 is easy, and the move to a faster and larger 2TB drive does future proof your console for a while. But 2TB isn’t […]
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Last year, Western Digital introduced a 1TB USB-native hard drive designed for use with the Raspberry Pi. This year, for Pi Day, they unveiled a new, cheaper model. To get the price down, […]
Google wants faster, cheaper storage, and it's willing to throw out the rule book to get it.
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Grab your pitchforks, Seagate customers. Those faulty 1.5TB and 3TB hard drives you bought? They’re now the subject of a class action lawsuit. If you own (or owned) one of the drives in […]
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Western Digital introduced a 10TB hard drive in December, leapfrogging Seagate’s 8TB monster. It didn’t take Seagate long to catch up, however. Today, Seagate unveiled a 10TB drive of their own. It’s got […]
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Portable hard drives that don’t require a power cable to function seem to have hit a 2TB upper storage limit for the moment. But that’s mechanical hard drives for you, which require some […]