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?
If you're running low on MacBook storage, your options are pretty limited. External hard drives mean toting around another piece of bulky equipment, and you probably don't want a USB stick constantly protruding from your laptop. That's why the Nifty MiniDrive for MacBooks is such a desirable alternative, and one of our top tech finds this year. Show More Summary
In our iLounge Deal for today, you can get the Nifty MiniDrive Air for only $33.99 — that’s 15% off the regular price. Allowing you to add up to 200GB of storage to your MacBook without resorting to a bulky external hard drive, the Nifty...Show More Summary
Running out of hard drive space? It’s something we’ll all face eventually, and not everyone is a fan of external drives as a solution. A better alternative has arrived with Nifty MiniDrive for Macbooks, which allows you to add up to 200GB to your Macbook without a bulky attachment. Show More Summary
Anyone who tells you it’s hard to charge your devices in the wilderness is wrong. But it’s not their fault they haven’t heard of the Mophie Powerstation XL External Battery. Packing a whopping 12,000 mAh capacity, the Powerstation will easily keep all your devices powered. Show More Summary
Seeking approval and external validation is part of the human experience, but when it comes to making a major shift, that can be hard to find.
Presidential campaigns can run into trouble for a variety of reasons. Sometimes there are external events over which they have no control that put them at a disadvantage, such as an economic downturn that makes it hard for the party in power to resist calls for change. Sometimes there’s a scandal that engulfs the candidate, […]
Portable hard drives are an absolute necessity these day and typically, you get what you pay for. You can get a low-end drive with a decent amount of storage for next to nothing, but you'll have to pay a price: your data transfer speeds will probably be painfully slow. Show More Summary
Here's the lowest price ever for the 8TB version of our favorite Xbox One hard drive.
Seagate today announced the new Gears of War 4 Special Edition Game Drive for Xbox. It is basically a 2TB portable hard drive that is designed in collaboration with Xbox and The Coalition. It complements the battle-worn design of Gears of War 4 edition consoles, controllers and accessories. It also comes with two Gear Packs to help your […]
G-Technology this week introduced several new models of its G-Drive and G-RAID products with Thunderbolt 1, USB 3.0 or Thunderbolt 2 soltions. These are direct attached storage (DAS) devices, based on the latest hard drives featuring 10 TB capacity. Show More Summary
I know, I know. That pathetic 4TB hard drive just isn't cutting it for storing your collection of rare memes. You've had to use an external drive, or shudder Dropbox to handle the overflow. But never fear! For the surprisingly low price...Show More Summary
ReadyBoost has been around since the days of Windows Vista. It is a little known Windows feature that can use external USB flash drives (or SD cards or CF cards), as a hard disk cache to speed up disk read performance. As we will explore in this article, there are times when ReadyBoost can be […] The post Speed up Your Computer with ReadyBoost appeared first on Hardware Secrets.
As a MacBook owner, USB-C peripherals are still a little hard to come by, but the accessory situation has improved significantly over the past year. One of the latest USB-C-centric peripherals to hit the scenes is an external bus-powered hard drive from the folks over at G-Technology. Show More Summary
It's common knowledge that solid state hard drives are better than mechanical drives, simply due to how they are constructed and operate. That said, you shouldn't throw away old drives. Deploy an external casing or dock, re-use the drives and expand your storage space by however many GBs you have at hand in those old spinning wonders. ...