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Seagate Dares You to Fill Its Newest 8TB Hard Drive

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Remember when you never thought you’d never be able to fill that brand new 4TB drive? Yeah, how’d that turn out for you? Well you’re in luck. Seagate has announced the release of an 8TB hard drive, giving you even more room for all your “backups.”

Actually, this new drive will fall into Seagate’s enterprise product line and will contain …

You Are Not Paranoid; the FBI Is Spying on You

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The FBI has recently come under fire for a new technique they have been using to track people while they are browsing the web. This new technique is essentially installing malware on people’s computers and using that to access browser histories, key strokes, and more. They are hacking into people’s private computers and spying on them. This is a double-edged …

WD My Passport Pro 4TB Thunderbolt Portable RAID Drive Review

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In this day and age of digital entertainment, the associated files that are edited to bring you amazing still life imagery or high-definition video require high performance peripherals. With a large amount of digital content producers being out on location and not in the comfort of their studios, their devices need to be portable without sacrificing performance. This is where …

LaCie Injects New Life into Iconic Portable Drive

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LaCie is one of the best known brands when it comes to external/portable drives. One of their best known products is the Rugged Drive which boasted being dust, shock, and water resistance. This year, Seagate has upgraded the Lacie Rugged Drive with all new internal components to make it faster and more durable than ever before.

The new Rugged Drive …

COMPUTEX 2014 – OCZ Wants to Fill Your PCIe Slot with SSD Storage

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Ever since the Toshiba take over of OCZ, the company formally know for RAM and storage solutions has been making a surge back into the market with their many SSD products. This year’s COMPUTEX show is another step in their re-entry, with their booth both showing off their entire line of current products and facilitating the announcement of some new …

COMPUTEX 2014 – WD Will Demonstrate First PCI Express Hard Drives

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WD, the company Western Digital sells their hard drives under, demonstrated something very interesting at Computex 2014. With a few key partners, WD introduced the prototype for their SATA Express interface. The new interface is based off PCI Express, and is offered in the recently launched Intel series-9 chipset motherboard platforms.

The intent of this new interface is to provide …

Mac-Friendly WD My Passport Pro Rocks Thunderbolt, RAID Support

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When you think about most portable hard drives, you assume that they likely have a USB connection and they’re probably configured as a single drive. The folks at Western Digital are turning these assumptions on their heads with the brand new WD My Passport Pro, formally announced at MacWorld today.

Geared mostly toward creative professionals on the go, the WD …

LaCie Wants to Shove 5TB down Your Thunderbolt Port

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Remember when you needed a tall stack of hard drives just to get a few terabytes of storage? Futurelooks remembers. With the latest announcement from LaCie, that will indeed be just a memory. The French computer hardware company has always have a penchant for external hard drives and RAID arrays, and with this latest product you can get anywhere from …