Don't-Miss Storage Stories
Transferring data from machine to machine may be mundane, but that doesn't mean your flash drive has to be. Here are 10 of the niftiest thumb drives around.
WinZip 17 lets you archive, encrypt, convert, and share your files across multiple services. New integration with cloud storage services and social networks keep this venerable compression utility relevant.
Think all portable drives are the same? We discovered some compelling differences—both in features and in performance—when we evaluated this batch.
Intel’s faster NAND flash renders the Series 335 a step up from Intel’s earlier solid-state drives, but the aggressive pricing is probably the better news for consumers.
Meet the Reese's Peanut Butter Cup of the storage world: Hybrid hard drives promise to deliver the speed of an SSD plus the capacity of a mechanical drive. We explain how they work, and evaluate their performance.
The interface is logical and easy to use, though the program stumbles in the operational error-checking.
OpenPhoto lets you host your own photos online, using Dropbox or Amazon S3, for free.
Secure flash drives are convenient and more reliable than ever, but their performance doesn't keep up with the times. Still, they'll keep your data safely in your pocket.
The CE-Secure Vault FIPS offers hardware encryption, FIPS 140-2 Level 2 certification, manageability, and reasonable performance.
AES 256-bit hardware encryption, manageability, antimalware software, and a nice tactile experience highlight the Defender 2000.
Slick biometric finger swiping and FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certification make this flash drive especially secure.
This slender keypad drive is secure and can be used handily with any operating system or device, but performance is subpar.
With its managed software, this is one of the more affordable FIPS 140-2 certified secure flash drives on the market.
This unusual external DVD burner acts a Wi-Fi hotspot and can stream DVD content via a mobile connection, but its implementation leaves a lot to be desired.