Don't-Miss Hard drive Stories
This NAS box has nice features and a clever case design, but it's pricey given its mediocre speed.
Synology's fast but pricey 2-bay NAS box is loaded with features and useful software.
This pricey 2-bay NAS enclosure packs in features for home and office use, and it's fast, too.
The latest 3TB hard drives pack in the storage, but they're only partially plug and play. Here's what you can expect if you plan on upgrading your system.
Don't know what "no-touch ramp load technology" is? Don't worry. There are only a few things that are really important when you're choosing a hard drive or NAS device and they're pretty easy to understand.
This first-of-its-kind portable hard drive is designed to interact with mobile devices, but using the associated iOS app is unsatisfying.
A simple, inexpensive way to extend your network
Great performance and extensive features in an affordable package
Connect your Ethernet-enabled devices to wireless networks.
Nifty, compact dual-bay hard drive provides RAID functions in a portable package.
The WD TV Live Hub not only streams media from a variety of network and Web sources, it doubles as a media server, making it a good choice if you want to stream media to and from multiple locations.
Updated firmware makes the Boxee Box the generally great set-top box that should have shipped at in the first place.
From printers to Webcams to monitors to mice, these computer peripherals were honored as part of the 2011 CES Innovations Awards.
You get gobs of storage, great performance, and Internet access for not much cash--but no dual-drive redundancy, and no USB port for backup.