Intel Ruler SSD squeezes 300,000 movies into a single rack
Intel has revealed its latest SSDs, and while there have been advances internally, it’s the design of its new “Ruler” SSD form-factor that’s probably most striking. Named, unsurprisingly, after its long and skinny shape, the new drive may look unwieldy but it has been designed with a very specific purpose in mind. Namely, maximizing how much storage you can fit … Continue reading...
Western Digital unveil new SSD with 64-layer 3D NAND to lower power consumption
Global data storage company Western Digital on Monday unveiled new client solid state drives (SSDs) built with 64-layer 3D NAND (a type of flash memory) technology that offers lower power consumption. “WD Blue 3D NAND SATA” SSDs will be available in 250GB, 500GB, 1TB and 2TB capacities. “Delivering 64-layer 3D NAND-based SSDs into the PC segment marks a critical step in our ongoing conversion to this new technology and offers long-term benefits for our customers,” said Mi...
Expand your PC’s storage the easy way with these external hard drives
Whether you want an external hard drive that is fast, portable, or comes with a ton of storage, one of these five hard drives is perfect for you. It's simply a matter of working out what's most important to you. The post Expand your PC’s storage the easy way with these external hard drives appeared first on Digital Trends....
A speed benefit in solid-state disk design opens them up for attack
Solid-state disks are faster than hard-drive disks and their prices have dropped significantly, but new information suggests that some SSDs suffer from a unique vulnerability to particular kinds of attacks. The post A speed benefit in solid-state disk design opens them up for attack appeared first on Digital Trends....
Don’t have a solid state drive? These five SSDs will help you get with the times, on any budget
Want to join the solid state bandwagon? We've found five drives that range from $100 to $1,000 in price, so you can get the most bang for your buck. The post Don’t have a solid state drive? These five SSDs will help you get with the times, on any budget appeared first on Digital Trends.
These big tech companies pay their interns the most
 It’s May and that means the window for locking down internships at tech companies is rapidly closing. In reflection of the 2017 recruiting season, Glassdoor took some time to analyze its anonymized salary data, producing a report of the highest paying internships for 2017. We went ahead and pulled the tech companies from the list, and among large tech companies, Facebook leads the… Read More ...
Why Should you Opt for Shared Hosting?
Probably, the second toughest thing to decide when you are starting your online business is this – What type of Hosting should you choose, first obviously being – How to choose a hosting provider? Even though the Shared web hosting is popular, people often do not understand what is shared hosting? Before making any decisions, we would highly recommend you to read through this article so you know what is Shared Web Hosting, and what are the advantages of shared w...
Western Digital My Passport SSD is maker’s fastest portable drive
Western Digital has taken the wraps off what it says is its fastest portable drive ever, the My Passport SSD. This presents a new category of external drives for Western Digital customers, one that features a solid state drive rather than a hard drive. The company says this model is palm-sized with rapid speeds and a durable body for safe, … Continue reading...
My Passport SSD is a new USB-C portable storage drive from WD
Amongst the few brands that are making the jump – at least in one product – to USB-C for portable storage is WD. They’ve confirmed the creation of the “My Passport SSD”, their first WD Portable SSD product. This device looks tough, can handle some drop damage, and connects to USB-C devices with swiftness. The My Passport SSD is “the … Continue reading...
Sony G Series Professional SSDs launch for 4K video recording
Sony has introduced a pair of new G Series solid state drives designed specifically for videographers or photographers who need expansive storage for Ultra HD 4K footage. Both drives are part of Sony’s G Series Professional lineup, and they come in two capacities: 480GB and 960GB. The drives can be used with DSLRs or camcorders; they offer, among many other … Continue reading...
Radical Gadget Time: OWC Drive Dock
For the past several months I’ve been using a piece of OWC technology called the OWC Drive Dock. This gadget surprised me, genuinely – and has proven to change my life in a significant way. Because of this drive dock, I was able to clear out a significant portion of my junk closet. This OWC Drive Dock device is certifiably … Continue reading...
Radical Gadget Time: OWC Drive Dock
For the past several months I’ve been using a piece of OWC technology called the OWC Drive Dock. This gadget surprised me, genuinely – and has proven to change my life in a significant way. Because of this drive dock, I was able to clear out a significant portion of my junk closet. This OWC Drive Dock device is certifiably … Continue reading...
Intel Optane SSD finally launches, for enterprise only
For all the leaps that computing technology has made of late, data storage remains the bottleneck of performance and hasn’t evolved significantly of late. Sure, SSDs are faster than HDDs, but it seems we’re stuck on those. Two years ago, Intel and Micron said “not anymore”, and the first consumable fruits of that labor has finally landed. Introducing the Intel … Continue reading...
Samsung’s Z-SSD PCI Express storage device found to have 800GB of storage
During London's Cloud Expo Europe convention, Samsung showcased an upcoming Z-SSD storage device that fits into a PCI Express 3.0 slot. It had a storage capacity of 800GB using the company's super-secret Z-NAND storage technology The post Samsung’s Z-SSD PCI Express storage device found to have 800GB of storage appeared first on Digital Trends....
Backblaze has some advice if you need to destroy the data on an SSD
How to destroy the data on an SSD is an important question today when so much of our private information is stored both locally and in the cloud, and cloud storage and backup solutions company Backblaze has some advice. The post Backblaze has some advice if you need to destroy the data on an SSD appeared first on Digital Trends....
RBI requests banks to organise camps on digital transactions from 1 April
RBI has asked banks to organise special camps from 1 April to educate public about digital payments through UPI and 99# (USSD) code platforms. It said the policy on conduct of camps by FLCs (Financial Literacy Centres) and rural branches of the banks has been revised given the recent developments on withdrawal of legal tender status of old Rs 500/1,000 notes and the focus on going digital. “FLCs are advised to conduct special camps for a period of one year beginning April 1, 2017 on &lsquo...
Time to start stockpiling RAM as shortages might cause PC prices to spike
There are more PCs on the market than ever before, but in 2016 we saw prices go up and sales go down -- a trend unlikely to change in 2017. Prices fluctuate for a number of reasons, but parts shortages are playing a key role. The post Time to start stockpiling RAM as shortages might cause PC prices to spike appeared first on Digital Trends....
The iconic Hindustan Motors Ambassador is being sold to Peugeot for Rs 80 crore
Hindustan Motors is saying goodbye to the iconic brand Ambassador as it is selling it to French car-maker Peugeot. According to a report, C K Birla group firm has finalised an agreement worth Rs 80 crore with Peugeot SA. The Ambassador has been one of the most important cars for India as it was the first ‘Made in India’ car. Hindustan Motors began production of the Ambassador which was originally the Morris Oxford series III that was manufactured in the UK. HM acquired...
The iconic Hindustan Motors Ambassador is being sold to Peugeot for Rs 80 crore
Hindustan Motors is saying goodbye to the iconic brand Ambassador as it is selling it to French car-maker Peugeot. According to a report, C K Birla group firm has finalised an agreement worth Rs 80 crore with Peugeot SA. The Ambassador has been one of the most important cars for India as it was the first ‘Made in India’ car. Hindustan Motors began production of the Ambassador which was originally the Morris Oxford series III that was manufactured in the UK. HM acquired...
The iconic Hindustan Motors Ambassador is being sold to Peugeot for Rs 80 crore
Hindustan Motors is saying goodbye to the iconic brand Ambassador as it is selling it to French car-maker Peugeot. According to a report, C K Birla group firm has finalised an agreement worth Rs 80 crore with Peugeot SA. The Ambassador has been one of the most important cars for India as it was the first ‘Made in India’ car. Hindustan Motors began production of the Ambassador which was originally the Morris Oxford series III that was manufactured in the UK. HM acquired...