PlayStation 4 ‘slim’ model gets a 1TB hard drive, price holds steady at $300
The PlayStation 4 "slim" system will now come standard with a 1TB hard drive and will still cost just $300. The system previously came equipped with a 500GB hard drive for the same price. The post PlayStation 4 ‘slim’ model gets a 1TB hard drive, price holds steady at $300 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Great deal! These are our 3 favorite Amazon tech bargains today
Amazon's Gold Box deals of the day feature storage, home entertainment, and audio devices at deep discounts for a limited time. Enjoy savings up to $118 and discounts of up to 46 percent off. The post Great deal! These are our 3 favorite Amazon tech bargains today appeared first on Digital Trends.
Court: Claiming you forgot your decryption password can be contempt of court
A US Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Pennsylvania has upheld a ruling that found that refusing to decrypt a hard drive for police, even if you’ve forgotten the password, is considered contempt of court. The post Court: Claiming you forgot your decryption password can be contempt of court appeared first on Digital Trends....
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...
The Western Digital My Passport gives you 4TB of compact storage ($110 for Prime members)
The Western Digital My Passport external hard drive offers four terabytes of storage space in a colorful and portable package. This HDD is now exclusively available to Amazon Prime members for $110. The post The Western Digital My Passport gives you 4TB of compact storage ($110 for Prime members) appeared first on Digital Trends....
The Western Digital My Passport gives you 4TB of compact storage ($110 for Prime members)
The Western Digital My Passport external hard drive offers four terabytes of storage space in a colorful and portable package. This HDD is now exclusively available to Amazon Prime members for $110. The post The Western Digital My Passport gives you 4TB of compact storage ($110 for Prime members) appeared first on Digital Trends....
Compact, colorful 4TB Western Digital My Passport is now $110 for Prime members
The Western Digital My Passport external hard drive offers four terabytes of storage space in a colorful and portable package. This HDD is now exclusively available to Amazon Prime members for $110. The post Compact, colorful 4TB Western Digital My Passport is now $110 for Prime members appeared first on Digital Trends.
Backblaze reveals its 2016 hard drive failure rate list
In this day and age of smartphones, tablets, and laptops, hard drive failure almost seems like a thing of the past. Especially since these devices don’t actually use that kind of storage technology. But for gamers, multimedia workers, and backup storage companies, the reliability of the hard drive can make or break their livelihood. That is why every year since … Continue reading...
Amazon Snowmobile service is a semi-truck with a giant hard drive
Last week, Amazon announced a new service for uploading large amounts of data to its Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud storage. Dubbed Snowmobile, it’s an actual 18-wheel semi-truck hauling a storage container filled with hard drives. See, it’s not meant for times when you need to back up your photo or video collection, but rather for an entire company’s data, … Continue reading...
Western Digital unleashes My Passport redesigns, new WD Blue and Green SSDs
Western Digital has a slew of new product announcements to make today, announcing redesigns for two lines of external hard drives and revealing two new internal solid state drives. The company is teaming up with fuseproject to give the My Passport and My Book lines something of a refresh, while at the same time introducing its new WD Blue and … Continue reading...
New OWC Drive Dock connects bare drives over USB 3.1 Gen 1
Hard drive and accessories maker OWC has announced an updated version of its Drive Dock, a docking station that allows users to connect up to two bare drives to their Mac or Windows PC. The new model takes advantage of USB 3.1 Gen 1 connectivity, allowing read speeds up to 434 MB/s and write speeds up to 406 MB/s. While … Continue reading...
Hackers can steal data via the sounds of a hard drive
Just about anytime you think you and your computer are safe from hackers and security weaknesses, some bizarre, unexpected method or flaw gets discovered. Case in point: security researchers have come up with a way to steal data from a computer's hard drive just by listening to the sounds it makes. Not only can information be transmitted without a users' … Continue reading...
Hackers can steal data via the sounds of a hard drive
Just about anytime you think you and your computer are safe from hackers and security weaknesses, some bizarre, unexpected method or flaw gets discovered. Case in point: security researchers have come up with a way to steal data from a computer's hard drive just by listening to the sounds it makes. Not only can information be transmitted without a users' … Continue reading...
Seagate’s new 10TB hard drives target the speed-hungry
On the principle that bigger is better, Seagate has rolled out its new line-up of 10TB hard-drives, the Guardian Series, targeting those who refuse to delete things or indeed compromise on speed. Made up of three different ranges, each aiming at a different use-case, the Guardian Series is likely to be of particular interest to PC gamers. They'll have eyes … Continue reading...
WD My Passport Wireless Pro backs up photos faster, streams up to 8 videos at once
WD's new My Passport Wireless Pro portable drive has been designed with creative workloads in mind. The upgrade to SD 3.0 means faster image transfers, while more robust Wi-Fi allows for media streaming to eight devices. The post WD My Passport Wireless Pro backs up photos faster, streams up to 8 videos at once appeared first on Digital Trends....
Recover Lost Data after Computer Crash by Using Professional Technique
Sometimes computer hard drives experience some form of data loss. Usually the cause of data loss is not major and easily fixable; though at times they could be completely irreparable. In any case, it is essential to note that any effort in the recovery of hard drive data come with the possibilities of causing damage […] The post Recover Lost Data after Computer Crash by Using Professional Technique appeared first on eITWebguru. ...
Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim hard drive launched in India at Rs 5,699
Seagate has launched what it claims to be the “world’s thinnest 2TB mobile hard drive” in India aptly called the Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim. The hard drive will be available in 1TB and 2TB flavours and will be priced at Rs 5,699 and Rs 8,399 respectively. Physical storage aside, Seagate has also packaged 200GB of free Microsoft OneDrive cloud storage for two years. This along with the company’s Lyve software makes organising and backing up data to the cloud a lot...
You can buy an 8TB WD helium drive right now for $300, if you want
Helium drives have been available in the enterprise market for years. Now Western Digital is bringing the technology, which reduces wear by reducing air friction, to everyday consumers. The post You can buy an 8TB WD helium drive right now for $300, if you want appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to totally, utterly, irreversibly obliterate files from a hard drive
Putting files in the recycle bin doesn't erase them, it just makes them harder to find. Here's how to totally, utterly obliterate files from a hard drive before you give it away or trash it. The post How to totally, utterly, irreversibly obliterate files from a hard drive appeared first on Digital Trends.