Western Digital has pioneered a new data storage technology that uses microwave-assisted magnetic recording to pack more data into the same disk space. The company claims the technology will allow disk capacities of up to 40 TB by 2025.
Computers October 14, 2017
Western Digital has officially begun shipping the HGST Ultrastar Hs14, the world’s first 14 TB hard drive. Unfortunately, you won’t be able to purchase one anytime soon, because this one is only available for a select few.
Computers October 8, 2017
Seagate has announced that it will be coming up with a 16 TB hard drive within the next 18 months. The company is also aiming to launch a 20 TB hard drive in the next three years.
Computers February 5, 2017
A report claims that by 2018, most laptops that will be sold will be equipped with solid state drives, or SSDs, instead of hard disk drives, or HDDs. Is this a good thing or a bad thing?
Computers August 30, 2016
Researchers have found that hard disk drives sounds can be exploited by hackers to steal critical data and crack systems. Is it time to make the switch to solid-state drives?
Security August 13, 2016
The world's smallest hard disk uses chlorine atoms to store data. The device has enough storage density to store each of all the books written by humans.
Feature | Science July 19, 2016
Seagate unveiled its new hard drive that is slim, sleek, and has up to 2 TB of storage.
Digital Imaging January 5, 2016
Seagate has announced a new hard drive that boasts 2 TB of storage in a package that is only 7 mm thick. The hard drive comes at a time when solid state drives are becoming more popular, however, traditional hard drives are still far cheaper than solid state drives.
Gadgets September 2, 2015
Samsung has unveiled a new hard drive that boasts a whopping 16 TB in a case that is only 2.5-inches wide. The hard drive will initially be targeted at the enterprise.
Computers August 14, 2015
Apple determined that the 3TB hard drives of 27-inch iMacs sold between December 2012 and September 2013 could fail under certain conditions. The hard drives will be replaced for free.
Computers June 20, 2015
LaCie has unveiled a new hard drive that uses the same USB Type-C technology found on Apple's new MacBook. The hard drive is the first of what is likely to be many Type-C hard drives.
Gadgets March 11, 2015
Kaspersky names what it calls the most sophisticated hacking group in the world. The hackers are believed to have deep ties with the U.S. government.
Internet February 18, 2015
Peering inside a meteorite yields clues to what goes on in the magnetic core of our own planet, researchers say. Findings suggest the ultimate fate of Earth's magnetic field, they suggest.
Space January 21, 2015
Seagate Technology launches the upgraded LaCie Rugged hard drive. The LaCie Rugged is equipped with an integrated Thunderbolt cable.
Gadgets June 7, 2014
An unnamed developer, but one confirmed genuine by Reddit, has tipped Xbox One fans that they will be able to upgrade storage in the future. The console should have support for additional hard drives.
Video Games May 20, 2014
Backblaze, an online backup service, conducted a study on over 27,000 physical hard drives and has found that Hitachi is the most reliable hard drive.
Gadgets January 22, 2014