Datastorage

01.10.14
Cloud storage meets old-school archiving with IDrive's new Safe service
01.10.14

Cloud storage meets old-school archiving with IDrive's new Safe service

An internet connection is usually the only thing between you and your remotely stored data. Not wi...

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07.14.12
Google Takeout introduces transfer tool for Google+ circles, merges your work and personal life
07.14.12

Google Takeout introduces transfer tool for Google+ circles, merges your work and personal life

Those who extol the virtues of keeping one's personal and professional life separate probably neve...

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05.25.12
Supercomputer gets a memory boost with 380 petabytes of magnetic tape
05.25.12

Supercomputer gets a memory boost with 380 petabytes of magnetic tape

Remember the Cray XK6 at the University of Illinois that drives the National Science Foundation's...

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03.20.12
Western Digital unveils new My Passport portable hard drives, upgrades visa to 2TB
03.20.12

Western Digital unveils new My Passport portable hard drives, upgrades visa to 2TB

Sure, six terabytes of storage might seem like hot stuff, but Western Digital's stackable MyBook T...

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02.26.12
Facebook's Open Compute takes on data storage, designs a better home for your photos
02.26.12

Facebook's Open Compute takes on data storage, designs a better home for your photos

Facebook wasn't kidding when it said it wanted to build better backends for the digital world -- af...

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02.09.12
That's hot: Heat-based recording could boost magnetic drive speed, performance
02.09.12

That's hot: Heat-based recording could boost magnetic drive speed, performance

Magnetic fields are pretty nifty for levitating stuff, carving sponge-like thingamajigs and, of cou...

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09.07.11
Google Takeout comes to Voice, get your SMS and voicemail to go (video)
09.07.11

Google Takeout comes to Voice, get your SMS and voicemail to go (video)

Those militant leftists at the Data Liberation Front are at it again, bringing their tool for fom...

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07.01.11
Google Takeout promises radical left wing-themed data extraction for Circles, more (video)
07.01.11

Google Takeout promises radical left wing-themed data extraction for Circles, more (video)

A team of khaki-clad Google engineers, calling itself the Data Liberation Front, has taken up the...

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08.28.10
Researchers set new record for ferroelectric data storage
08.28.10

Researchers set new record for ferroelectric data storage

Ferroelectric isn't just a ridiculously fun word to say, it might just also be the future of comput...

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