Don't-Miss Hard drive Stories

Speedy USB 3.0 Spec Quickly Becomes a Consumer Reality

Expect parity in pricing with USB 2.0 and for USB 3.0 everywhere in 2011.

CES Brings Smaller HD Projectors and Flexible NAS Storage to Small Business

Robert Strohmeyer takes a look at the new range of DLP pico projectors and Buffalo's new cloud-connected hard drives.


What's New and Hot in Storage at CES

So far, we've seen so many drives, your head will spin. We round up the newest offerings from makers like Hitachi, Iomega, Samsung, Seagate, and more.

Seagate Shows Super-Slim External Hard Drive

Seagate's newest external drive is only about as thick as a smartphone.

Hitachi-LG Data Storage Shows Off Hybrid Optical Drive

Optical drive concept could help boost system performance, too.

Rocstor Embraces USB 3.0 for New Hard Drives

Rocstor adds USB 3.0 to two of its storage drive ranges in time for CES.


Iomega Does iPhone Backup, Boxee, and the 'Personal Cloud'

Iomega introduces a unique iPhone/iPod dock that backs up your contacts and photos as you get a charge.

7 High-Tech Christmas Wishes That Won't Come True

I may or may not get some awesome tech toys this Christmas, but I’m positive none of these things I really want will be under my tree this year.


IBM's Racetrack Memory Moves Closer to the Checkered Flag

IBM researchers are a step closer to commercializing a technology that enable a mobile phone to store every movie released this year.

Seagate Debuts Fast Green Drive

Seventy percent of the materials in the new drives can be recycled, and the drives use components low in halogen and have a super-low power consumption.

Fearing More Wikileaks, Military Bans DVDs, Thumb Drives

The U.S. government, concerned of more 'Wikileaks', banned CDs, DVDs and USB drives from classified military computers.

Playboy Releases Back Issues on Hard Disk

Just in time for the holidays--56 years of Playboy on a 250GB hard drive.

Delorean Hard Drive Is Perfect For Time Machine

Great Scott! Back To The Future fans can store their files in style with their very own Delorean Hard Drive.