The good news for MegaUpload users is their data is safe for two weeks. The bad news is their is no way to retrieve it.
While data storage has always been a necessary building block for technology, it's rarely garnered as much attention as it has in the past two years.
MegaUpload users will likely see personal data stored on the troubled file hosting firm's service disappear later this week.
The latest home networking gear includes features that give you access to and control over your network from mobile devices.
Iomega adds two products to the growing army of network devices designed to make storing and serving up date easy and affordable.
Two other enterprise-class storage vendors have also raised their hard drives prices in as many months, and Lenovo said it had run short of certain drives for its PC systems.
Windows 8 will include a Storage Spaces feature that provides RAID-protected storage along with space you can expand simply by plugging in USB disks.
The first of three new Asian datacenters is expected to begin operation in 2013.
With the prices of hard drives skyrocketing, here's how you can extend the life and usefulness of the storage gear you already own.