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LaCie Rikiki

LaCie's Rikiki (the company says rikiki is French for "tiny") is a small USB-only portable hard drive for users who want the most compact and potent hard drive...

Cisco M20 Valet Plus 802.11n Wireless Router: Simple Networking for Home Users

Cisco's newest Wi-Fi router makes setting up a home wireless network easier--but not as easy as it could be.

Buffalo Dualie

Buffalo's Dualie is two things in one. It's a dock for your iPhone or iPod and a dock for a Buffalo triple-interface portable 500GB hard drive. The Dualie...

Microsoft Releases Internet Explorer 9 'Platform Preview'

Microsoft released a preview of Internet Explorer 9's Web page rendering engine. What does it do differently and why should you care?

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OWC Mercury Elite-AL Pro Mini

OWC's Mercury Pro line of hard drives is among some of the fastest and most versatile we've reviewed. From this lineage comes the Mercury Elite-AL Pro Mini, a...

EZQuest Thunder RAID ESATA/USB 2.0

While EZQuest's Thunder RAID eSATA/USB 2.0 Portable System weighs in at a hefty 16 pounds, this portable external RAID storage device has a rather compact build...

First Look: ZyXEL NWA-3166 Streamlines Wireless-Network Management

ZyXEL's NWA-3166 wireless access point gives small businesses wireless AP management features without the cost of a dedicated controller appliance.

Macworld Lab at Expo

The Boys From the Lab headline this episode of the Macworld Podcast. Recorded once again from the floor of Macworld Expo, Lab Director Jim Galbraith, Senior...

From Paper Tape to Data Sticks: The Evolution of Removable Storage

Over the years, people have tried to transfer information from one computer to another in a dizzying number of ways. Here’s a look at some of the best, along with others that time forgot.

Fantom Drives DataDock II

The DataDock II is a quad interface RAID solution by Fantom Drives. Featuring two hot swappable bays designed for 3.5-inch drives and the ability to configure...

Virtualization: Performance Testing

Last year, when I did my comparison of virtualization apps for OS X, many readers told me they wished I’d done more extensive performance testing. So this year...

VirtualBox 3.1.2

Since I last reviewed VirtualBox, the application has gone up one version number (from 2.1 to 3.1). In the process, it has acquired some substantial new...

Parallels 5 (build 9308)

When I last reviewed virtualization software in 2008, I found Parallels Desktop 4 for Mac effective, but saddled with a bit of bugginess and lacking some DirectX...