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09.14.12
HGST develops helium-filled, high-capacity hard drives: no, they won't float away
09.14.12

HGST develops helium-filled, high-capacity hard drives: no, they won't float away

With certain exceptions, talk of advanced hard drive technology regularly has a tough time escapin...

By J. Fingas,   09.14.12
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09.07.12
LaCie 2big, 4big Quadra drives hop the USB 3.0 bandwagon, give Macs 12TB of speedy storage
09.07.12

LaCie 2big, 4big Quadra drives hop the USB 3.0 bandwagon, give Macs 12TB of speedy storage

LaCie has been sprucing up its smaller drives to handle a new crop of Macs that support USB 3.0. I...

By J. Fingas,   09.07.12
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08.29.12
Writer breaks down floppy drive history in detail, recalls the good sectors and the bad
08.29.12

Writer breaks down floppy drive history in detail, recalls the good sectors and the bad

There's been a lot of nostalgia circulating around the PC world in the past year, but there's only...

By J. Fingas,   08.29.12
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07.15.12
France's ANDRA developing a million-year hard drive, we hope our badly-written blogs live in perpetuity
07.15.12

France's ANDRA developing a million-year hard drive, we hope our badly-written blogs live in perpetuity

Us humans have been quick to embrace digital technology for preserving our memories, but we've for...

By J. Fingas,   07.15.12
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06.02.12
Corsair Force GT SSDs put through their paces, have graphs to prove it
06.02.12

Corsair Force GT SSDs put through their paces, have graphs to prove it

Instead of singling out one of Corsair's latest SandForce-equipped SSDs, the folks at StorageRevie...

By A. Santos,   06.02.12
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08.17.11
Intel to finally issue firmware fix for faulty 320 series SSDs (update: available now!)
08.17.11

Intel to finally issue firmware fix for faulty 320 series SSDs (update: available now!)

When Intel first unleashed its third generation 320 series SSDs, we were thrilled with their pric...

By M. Gorman,   08.17.11
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07.26.11
TUAW's Daily Mac App: GrandPerspective
07.26.11

TUAW's Daily Mac App: GrandPerspective

Finding large space hogging files in a complex file system like that on your Mac can be difficu...

By S. Gibbs,   07.26.11
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07.12.11
Intel to owners of failed SSD 320s: we're 'aware of the customer sightings'
07.12.11

Intel to owners of failed SSD 320s: we're 'aware of the customer sightings'

We can imagine few things more horrible than booting up your new 600GB SSD and seeing a reported...

By J. Hicks,   07.12.11
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07.11.11
TUAW's Daily Mac App: Onyx
07.11.11

TUAW's Daily Mac App: Onyx

Cleaning up a Mac is something many users never do, but if you want to squeeze all the performa...

By S. Gibbs,   07.11.11
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