Hard disk drive

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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12.27.11
Visualized: IBM's 1956 HDD packs 5MB of storage, requires forklift for installation
12.27.11

Visualized: IBM's 1956 HDD packs 5MB of storage, requires forklift for installation

Check out IBM's 305 RAMAC (Random Access Method of Accounting and Control) hard disk and those...

By M. Smith,   12.27.11
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12.20.11
Seagate shores up its hard drive business, finalizes Samsung purchase
12.20.11

Seagate shores up its hard drive business, finalizes Samsung purchase

It's taken the pair a fair few months to hammer down the details, but it's finally official: Seag...

By M. Smith,   12.20.11
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12.14.11
Pogoplug Series 4 expands your cloud storage, makes it easier to hibernate
12.14.11

Pogoplug Series 4 expands your cloud storage, makes it easier to hibernate

Pogoplug has already moved to the cloud. Now, it's coming back down to Earth. Today, the compan...

By A. Toor,   12.14.11
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08.26.11
IBM developing largest data drive ever, with 120 petabytes of bliss
08.26.11

IBM developing largest data drive ever, with 120 petabytes of bliss

So, this is pretty... big. At this very moment, researchers at IBM are building the largest data...

By A. Toor,   08.26.11
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06.09.11
The under-appreciated hard drive gets torn apart and explained (video)
06.09.11

The under-appreciated hard drive gets torn apart and explained (video)

We don't know about you, but we generally don't give much thought to our hard drives or how they...

By T. O'Brien,   06.09.11
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05.03.11
Seagate copies Samsung's notes, re-breaks areal-density barrier with 1TB HDD platters
05.03.11

Seagate copies Samsung's notes, re-breaks areal-density barrier with 1TB HDD platters

What better way for Seagate to celebrate its $1.375 billion dollar purchase of Samsung's HDD divisi...

By S. Buckley,   05.03.11
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04.19.11
Samsung sells HDD division to Seagate for $1.375 billion
04.19.11

Samsung sells HDD division to Seagate for $1.375 billion

We're firmly of the belief that SSDs are our future and Samsung would seem to agree. The Korean ele...

By Vlad Savov,   04.19.11
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03.08.11
Samsung HDD manages 1TB per platter, areal-density enthusiasts rejoice
03.08.11

Samsung HDD manages 1TB per platter, areal-density enthusiasts rejoice

Solid state drives are the geek storage of choice, what with their quiet nature, blazing fast speed,...

By M. Gorman,   03.08.11
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