Seagate has formally introduced a new family of hard drives in the 2.5” form-factor. It is designed for laptops as well as external storage solutions. The new BarraCuda HDDs are based on 1 TB shingled magnetic recording platters and Seagate’s multi-tier caching technology. Show More Summary
I have four USB powered external hard drives, which I keep plugged into my iMac all the time. My old USB hub was not able to reliably supply power to all of the drive. I got the Plugable 7-Port USB 3.0 SuperSpeed Hub. It's $30 on Amazon. Show More Summary
Western Digital has a number of direct-attached storage (DAS) products based on hard drives. They cater to different market segments. These DAS units usually employ a USB port to connect to the host (Thunderbolt is also popular in the high-end market). Show More Summary
$50 would be a great price for any 1TB external hard drive. But it’s absolutely unheard of for the Toshiba Canvio Aerocast, which includes an SD card slot for automatic photo backups, a built-in battery, and Wi-Fi to let you access the drive’s contents wirelessly from your phones, tablets, and laptops. Read more...
What are the best external hard drives for your setup? Here are our top picks. Having an external hard drive around can come in pretty handy if you need to add a little (or a lot) of extra storage space to your PC setup with relatively little hassle. Show More Summary
I’m always on the lookout for new USB-C-equipped MacBook accessories, especially external drives, because space is at such a premium on these diminutive machines. CalDigit’s Tuff line of 2.5-inch external USB-C portable drives fit the bill. Show More Summary
There’s a folder in my computer’s external hard drive in which you’ll find 24 complete recordings of the Bach Cello… The post Grave goods appeared first on The Spectator.
If your Mac's hard drive is getting full, you can move your entire iTunes library to an external hard drive to free up space. After decades of digital music, it's not unlikely if you've amassed quite the collection of music on your computer's hard drive. Show More Summary
Hard drives are boring and ugly. That’s a problem if your in the business of selling external hard drives to everyday consumers. Western Digital’s solution? Make them shiny and colorful. Compare the old My Passport hard drive: To the...Show More Summary
The best work I ever did as a photographer resides in a collection of Western Digital external hard drives that are stored in an old, large camera bag in my closet. The images span more than a decade and with any one of the WD My Passport drives, I can confidently plug one in and […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Western Digital has long been making some of our favorite external hard drives, but we have to admit their design looks a little boring. You may ask why an external drive needs to look cool, which is fair, although we would offer “why not?” in response. Show More Summary
The Guardian has posted an early lead from its Ireland correspondent Henry McDonald quoting NI Secretary James Brokenshire saying that: London and Dublin will work to strengthen Ireland’s external borders in order to combat illegal migration into the UK once it leaves the European Union. “There was now a high level of collaboration on a more...
Do you have an external hard drive which is a backup of your external hard drive? Do you have SD cards that you will not format because you are afraid that some photos were not backed up? Do you have an SD card which is now corrupted and you are unsure if those files were The post Photo Backup: A Persistent Problem appeared first on The Points Of Life.
We sifted through hundreds of Amazon's daily deals this morning to come up with the best of the bunch, and bargain hunters will sure be glad we did. Included in today's batch are a 2TB external hard drive at a killer price, a 55-inch...Show More Summary
SSDs are obviously great upgrades for PCs with spinning hard drives, but it’s also really easy and affordable to turn one into a high performance external drive. Whatever your plans are, Crucial’s MX300 525GB and 275GB SSDs are both marked down to all-time low prices today. Read more...
External enclosures can turn your old SSDs and hard drives into useful external storage, and two different options from Inateck are on sale today. Read more...
Not the most exciting news here, unless you’re a really big fan of everyone’s favorite multi-use, reversible cable. LaCie’s Rugged external hard drives now come in USB Type-C models, in capacities up to 4 TB. LaCie, the high-end storage...Show More Summary
We're closing out the week with some seriously hot deals that bargain hunters are going to love. Starting things off is an opportunity to save $10 on a crazy 3D printing pen that lets you draw in the air. Beyond that we've got a 5TBShow More Summary
Here at Airborne Projects we have been hard at work with new ways to bring MAVLink telemetry to the ground without extra parts. Specifically we are working on an Antenna Tracker that needs information about the whereabouts of the Drone, but this is for another post.…
Right now, Amazon has a great deal on a Seagate 5TB external hard drive. It's $110 (the same price as the 4TB mode). I've been looking for a way to back up all the computers in my household (with Time Machine) and I might buy this. I think can just create several partitions on it and plug it into the USB port of my wireless access point. Has anyone had success doing it this way?