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Samsung Begins Producing 512 GB Universal Flash Storage For Next Galaxy Phones: Is It Too Much?

You’ll never run out of storage if you buy one of Samsung’s future Galaxy phones. That’s because the company has begun producing the world’s first 512 GB embedded Universal Flash Storage, which can hold up to 130 10-minute 4K videos.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 7, 2017

Windows 10 Anniversary Update: How To Get 20 GB Of Space Back After Upgrading

Windows 10 Anniversary Update brought many new features, but some noticed a big slice of their HDD storage melt away. On the bight side, there's a simple method to get back between 15 and 20 GB after the Windows 10 update.

Microsoft August 4, 2016

Scientists Store, Retrieve Digital Images In DNA

In a world gone digital, storage is highly important. Researchers understand the premium on storing digital data and have turned to DNA to come up with long-term, reliable storage solutions.

LIFE April 10, 2016

Here's How To Get More Storage On Your 16 GB iPhone Without Deleting Anything

Follow these easy steps to get more storage on your iPhone without having to delete photos or apps.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 6, 2016

How To Upgrade Storage Of Mid-2013 Or Newer MacBook Pro/Air Using OWC Aura SSD Flash Storage

For the first time, owners of 2013-or-newer models Retina MacBook Pro and MacBook Air now have a way to upgrade the storage in their notebooks. Other World Computing recently launched the Aura SSD flash storage aimed for people who wish to expand their stock storage.

Computers March 10, 2016

Google Is Giving Away 2GB Of Free Drive Storage If You Complete Account Security Checkup

Get 2 GB free storage space on Google Drive simply by completing your account security checkup. It's a quick and painless process, taking only a few minutes of your time. Here's how to do it.

Internet February 9, 2016

Eyes-On With The TarDisk, An SD Card-Sized Hard Drive That Doubles A Mac’s Storage Capacity

A cool new peripheral that lives in a MacBook's SD slot.

Computers November 19, 2015

The TarDisk Pear SD Card Merges With Your MacBook's SSD To Bring More Storage

Many people fill up the storage on their MacBook and need to buy an external hard drive or SD card to increase its storage capacity. Not many SD cards, however, actually merge with the MacBook's SSD on a software level to make it seem like there's only one storage medium in use.

Gadgets October 29, 2015

Western Digital To Acquire SanDisk

Data storage company Western Digital announced its acquisition of SanDisk Wednesday. The deal is worth $86.50 per share, which adds up to $19 billion in total.

Deals October 21, 2015

IBM Buys Data Storage Vendor Cleversafe To Boost Object Storage To The Hybrid Cloud

IBM announced its planned acquisition of Cleversafe, developer of dsNet solutions. The acquisition will put dsNet solutions and technologies into IBM's hands, which the company plans to use for hybrid cloud implementations.

Legal October 7, 2015

Seagate Unwraps 2 TB Storage Space In 7-mm Thick Mobile Hard Drive

Seagate has made a breakthrough in mobile hard drive storage and has lately introduced a slim 7-mm HDD with 2 TB of storage capacity. The company believes that its new product is a mobile storage 'game changer.'

Computers September 3, 2015

Intel Announces Chip That Is 1,000 Times Faster Than Flash Storage

Intel and Micron have announced a chip developed in partnership, boasting speeds up to 1,000 times faster than flash memory. The chip is expected to be used for things like pattern detection in voice recognition and genetic studies, but it could be used for things like gaming as well.

Gadgets July 30, 2015

Need More Storage Space On Playstation And Xbox? Find Out How To Make More Room Available

Storage space in console gaming is more important than ever, but figuring out how to clear it out can be a pain — until now, that is. With this guide, your console will be clear in no time.

Geek April 23, 2015

Western Digital Announces New High-Capacity Hard Drives For Data Centers

Western Digital has introduced WD Re+, the 3.5-inch hard drive that not only boasts incredible capacity but also has the distinction of being the lowest power-consuming high-capacity drive.

Gadgets March 14, 2015

OK, Apple Watch Has 8 GB Storage Space: Should I Worry?

Watch this space. Apple has fitted the Apple Watch with about 2 GB of storage for music and pictures, reserving the other 6 GB of space to maintain the standards for its smartwatch's experience.

Wearable Tech March 11, 2015

Samsung Begins Production Of UFS 2.0 Storage For Smartphones And Tablets: Why This Excites Technophiles

UFS 2.0 chips will allow manufacturers to design, develop and manufacture mobile devices with even thinner bodies.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 26, 2015

Springpath Announces New Storage Service Aiming To Streamline Storage Solutions

Dubbed the first-ever hyper-convergence software solution, the Springpath Data Platform allows standard servers to store and manage data securely through its signature Hardware Agnostic Log-structured Objects (HALO) architecture.

Business February 20, 2015

Dragon Age: Inquisition - Latest Patch To Bring Personal Storage To Skyhold For PC Gamers

Personal storage is coming folks, and it only took BioWare a few months to make it happen. Gamers have complained about this missing feature since day one, and now it appears all the complaints have paid off in spades.

Movies/TV Shows February 17, 2015

Google Buys Social Photos App Odysee — What Does This Mean For Google+ Photos?

Google has acquired Odysee, a social photo sharing app and service that allows users to upload their photos and have them available offline for later viewing. It is unknown if or when the service's features will be added to Google+ Photos.

Business February 10, 2015

USB Vs. Google Drive Vs. Dropbox: Which Data Storage Option Is Best For You?

A number of different storage options have emerged over the past few years, including Google Drive, Dropbox and the humble USB drive. But which form of storage is best for you? You may just be surprised to find the latest and greatest isn't the best fit.

Apps/Software January 28, 2015

CES 2015: Samsung Outs Portable SSD T1, Big Storage that Fits in Your Pocket

In an era of growing cloud popularity, Samsung takes the road less traveled with its latest external storage device.

Gadgets January 6, 2015

Apple Sued Over iOS 8 Hogging Storage: Does the Class Action Lawsuit Have Any Merit?

Apple is facing another class-action lawsuit, this time for allegedly misleading users about the amount of storage available to them on 16 GB iPhone's after iOS 8 was installed. The new operating system takes up more memory than previous versions of iOS.

Legal January 5, 2015

BitTorrent Prepping Sync 2.0, Watch Out Dropbox

BitTorrent offers another way to monetize its peer-to-peer network, taking aim at file storage services this time. Sync will include a number of premium features that will allow users to share and store an unlimited amount of data without having to hand over credentials to a cloud service provider.

Apps/Software November 19, 2014

Microsoft, Dropbox forge storage partnership that may illustrate more than just collaboration

Microsoft and Dropbox are partnering in an attempt to offer Dropbox users better support for Microsoft products and Dropbox users greater Microsoft support. It's a surprising move by Microsoft given its increasing push to the cloud.

Internet November 4, 2014

Symantec splits up, but what does that mean for the enterprise customer?

Following news of HP's impending split, Symantec says it is time for its security and storage services to part ways. Customers could feel some of the pain as Symantec untangles itself.

Business October 10, 2014

Holy moly, SanDisk! 512GB memory card is biggest ever

In response to the 4K revolution, SanDisk cooks up a 512-GB SD card. Consumers still have a special place in their hearts for local storage.

Computers September 12, 2014

EMC buys TwinStrata to expand cloud data strategy, advance VMAX3 plan

EMC is hoping to boost its cloud offerings with the acquisition of TwinStrata. The aim is to continue to innovate on cloud data storage on multiple platforms.

Apps/Software July 8, 2014

IBM launches Elastic Storage. Scan 10 billion files? No sweat.

IBM’s new storage product can scan 10 billion files in less than an hour. The technology that powers this products also helped a robot win $1 million in Jeopardy.

Apps/Software May 13, 2014

New Sony cassette tape can hold 47 million songs but who wants a tape?

Sony has launched a new cassette tape that can hold 47 million songs. For many, it is a question of whether reinventing old technology will be a winner on the market.

Gadgets May 11, 2014

It's back: Cassette storage tape tech reappears thanks to Sony

The cassette can hold 47 million songs.

May 8, 2014

Cloud services vendors declare price war: How low will competitors go?

First it was Google. Then Amazon. And now MediaFire has slashed cloud storage and services prices. But not every cloud player is jumping into the fray.

Apps/Software April 9, 2014

Teradata: We've got the most complete Big Data analytic tool in the market today

The data warehouse vendor, whose first ever data warehouse debuted over 20 years ago, announces the QueryGrid for seamless, easy data analytics.

Business April 7, 2014

Sony and Panasonic unveil Archival Disc: 300GB-1TB optical discs that can last up to 50 years

Sony and Panasonic have announced a new technology that can make Blu-ray discs a thing of the past. However, you might need to wait a year more to see it in real life.

Business March 12, 2014

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