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04.11.12
Apple Macintosh 128k prototype with 5.25-inch Twiggy floppy drive for sale on eBay
04.11.12

Apple Macintosh 128k prototype with 5.25-inch Twiggy floppy drive for sale on eBay

Apple's Macintosh took many forms over the years, from its initial concept by Jef Raskin as a $500...

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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...

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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...

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05.07.11
Modder miniaturizes 5.25-inch disk drive, brings microSD support to Atari 400
05.07.11

Modder miniaturizes 5.25-inch disk drive, brings microSD support to Atari 400

You aren't looking at a retro microSD card reader, you're looking at an Atari-compatible serial dis...

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04.28.11
Plextor PL-LB950UE Blu-ray burner lands in the US with heady mix of USB 3.0 speed and double-layer storage
04.28.11

Plextor PL-LB950UE Blu-ray burner lands in the US with heady mix of USB 3.0 speed and double-layer storage

Europeans have been able to bag this speedy external writer for a few months now, but it's only jus...

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02.17.10
Macworld 2010: Get an education with the DriveSavers Hard Drive Disk-aster Simulator
02.17.10

Macworld 2010: Get an education with the DriveSavers Hard Drive Disk-aster Simulator

DriveSavers has been the go-to company for data recovery since 1985, when I used to read about them...

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10.06.09
LaCie hard drives stand in Starck contrast to the competition (hands-on)
10.06.09

LaCie hard drives stand in Starck contrast to the competition (hands-on)

Ready for some churchin' up? Then step on in to the house of Starck. Philippe Starck that is, the p...

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08.19.09
Apple releases MacBook Pro firmware to silence those 7200 RPM HDDs
08.19.09

Apple releases MacBook Pro firmware to silence those 7200 RPM HDDs

That new MacBook Pro's 7200 RPM HDD singing you too many ballads lately? As promised, Apple today r...

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08.11.09
Apple 'fesses up to 7200 RPM HDD issues, aims to dispatch a fix forthwith
08.11.09

Apple 'fesses up to 7200 RPM HDD issues, aims to dispatch a fix forthwith

MacBook Pro owners suffering from 7200 RPM noise pollution and performance issues, Apple has acknow...

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