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Iomega launches new flagship network storage array

Iomega has a new network storage array that can house up to 48TB of data on your network.

Helium gas shortage risks popping WD's drive plans

With worldwide demand and prices at an all-time high, Western Digital's plans to use helium in its drives may be ill-timed as the world's reserves are quickly drawing down.

Disk drive shipments rebound from Thai floods

A year after a flooding disaster in Thailand took out a large portion of hard disk drive production, the industry has fully recovered with shipments to the computer market expected to hit a record level this year.

Hitachi targets 2015 for glass-based data storage that lasts 100 million years

Hitachi has developed a glass-based data storage medium that is highly heat and water resistant, capable of holding data for hundreds of millions of years, and says it may be able to bring it to market by 2015.

Toshiba's tiny and mighty 500GB hard drive is no bigger than an index card

Toshiba shrinks its' Canvio portable external hard drive down to the size of an index card that's .35-inches thick.

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ioSafe turns to crowdfunding for disaster-proof private cloud project

ioSafe launched a funding campaign on Indiegogo to raise $150,000 for a new disaster-proof storage solution.

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Hard disk drives vs. solid-state drives: Are SSDs finally worth the money?

Should you replace your hard drive with an SSD or a hybrid drive? Will you get your money's worth?

Get unlimited free cloud storage, with a catch

Symform gives you a choice of what to pay for cloud acreage: bytes or bucks. If you choose bytes, your only cost is some unused drive space.

Why your data needs more than a WD My Passport Edge drive

WD unveiled some new portable drives today, but for really important data you should consider some more secure options.

Dropbox Two-Step Verification: Hands On

Online services are enabling additional security by checking your identity via SMS or a mobile app. Here's how it works.