Right now in the AA Deals Store, you can grab a 1TB wireless external hard drive and 10TB of IDrive Pro cloud backup storage for just $97. But you better hurry, this deal ends tonight!
Brease lets you use USB storage devices – external hard drives, flash drives and even NAS – to backup files and access them over the Internet. You can unplug those drives anytime and use them separately. DLNA support is in the works...
Macs can easily read PC-formatted hard disk drives. Writing to them, however, is a different story. If you've switched to the Mac, welcome aboard. Your old external Windows PC drive will work great on the Mac. Apple has built OS X Yosemite and some previous OS X releases with the ability to read from those disks just fine. Show More Summary
If you still haven’t upgraded your home network to 802.11ac, the highly-rated Netgear Nighthawk X4 comes with a 1TB Toshiba external hard drive for just $5 extra today on Amazon. You can even plug the hard drive straight into the router’s USB port, and use it as network attached storage. [Netgear Nighthawk X4 AC2350 Router + 1TB Toshiba Canvio Hard Drive, $205] Read more...
For all the talk of external batteries being able to charge your mobile devices, we hardly ever discuss at-home, wired solutions. Because for all the convenience a portable battery can
If you're using an external hard drive for backup or supplemental storage and want to carry it around, it's better to be safe than sorry. Especially if you're traveling outdoors or in rough environments, it may be worth it to invest in an external hard drive designed to tolerate abuse. Show More Summary
Enlighten Today is working on the smartphone battery equivalent of hard drive enclosures. The Better Re is a housing that turns used phone batteries into external battery packs. Not only does this reduce waste and make…
We can never have enough storage in our machines which is why most of us rely upon external hard drives and cloud storage services to store data. Most laptops and computers now come with a few terabytes of hard drive storage anyway but even that doesn’t seem to be enough. Show More Summary
It turns out that support for bigger external hard drives isn't all that the latest Xbox 360 preview's packing. The surprise features aren't huge by any means but they're pretty self explanatory and as of now should make using the console a bit easier, regardless. Show More Summary
Microsoft is rolling out an update for the Xbox 360 that adds support for, among other things, adding up to 2TB of extra storage via USB hard drives. This feature was offered a few weeks ago for members of the new Xbox 360 preview program.
Digital cameras let us take hundreds of photos. We keep them on our phones, somewhere on our laptops, or entrust them to Facebook, with the more advanced among us burning some to DVDs or storing the RAW files on an external hard drive. But...Show More Summary
If you have any old hard drives or SSDs lying around, this inexpensive docking station can turn two of them into easy external backup drives. Read more...
Hi friends! Sorry I’m later posting today. It’s one of those days where technology hates me… and I regret not using my external hard drive more often. Derppppp. I thought it would be fun to switch things up around here with a more beauty-ish type post. When I first got my clip-in extensions -shortly after […]
If you want to use an external hard drive (or USB stick) as your main storage on the Raspberry Pi, you need to jump through a couple hoops to properly mount it and make sure it loads up on boot. Adafruit made that process a bit simpler. Read more...
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It’s an interesting time to be in the market for an external hard disk drive. On the one hand, HDDs are pretty clearly on the way out as solid state memory continues to get cheaper to produce and cheaper to buy. On the other hand, that...Show More Summary
Here's an odd finding, but a useful one nonetheless. If you have an external hard drive hooked up to your Wii U, you can access a hidden menu to turn off sleep mode. This could help with pauses/choppiness in games where your hard drive has gone to sleep but needs to be reactivated to access data. Show More Summary
Earlier this year, I wrote several guides to boost the speeds of older Macs by swapping their internal hard drives for super-fast solid state drives (SSDs). As readers have confirmed, their older iMacs, MacBooks, and Mac Pros have seen dramatic improvements with new SSDs. But some people were left with a question: what should I do with my Mac’s old hard drive? Throw […]
Microsoft has announced its Xbox 360 will now supports larger external hard drives up to 2TB in size. Xbox 360 Preview Program members will be able to check out today’s update while those not taking part in the program will be able to use up to 2TB external hard drives on their consoles later this year. Show More Summary
The Xbox 360 faired very well next to the PS3 during the last generation of games console hardware, but in one area it really came up short. Internal storage upgrades were limited to […]