BRUSSELS/ANKARA (Reuters) - European and Turkish officials are working to smooth out their remaining differences on an agreement to help stem flows of migrants to Europe, which they hope will be signed on Sunday by European Union leaders and Turkey's prime minister.
Being able to store all your videos, photos, and other bulky files in the cloud is a beautiful thing. It lets you have a small (or even practically nonexistent) hard drive, and access you files from wherever you happen to be. This Black Friday, Amazon has rolled out a monster deal on its unlimited cloud storage option. Show More Summary
Your newly-mented favorite portable hard drive is down to just $65 for 2TB, the best price we’ve ever seen. [WD My Passport Ultra 2TB, $65] Read more...
Do you have that one friend who's always telling you about the crazy stuff that happens to them? If you ever find their stories hard to believe, we don't blame you. For example, take this text that Tumblr user Common Chick posted about a crazy message from their friend. Show More Summary
Amazon’s big Black Friday deals are in full effect right now, so you don’t have to wait until the 27th to take advantage of them. In fact, some of the best deals you’ll come across this holiday season are live right now, and here’s a...Show More Summary
It could store exabytes of information and last millions of years -- is biology's hard drive destined to be mankind's as well?
Most of the big-name MMOs, like World of Warcraft, EVE Online, and Star Wars: The Old Republic, take up a lot of space on your hard drive; Final Fantasy XIV takes up 30 GB! If you’re on an old computer, or just don’t have very much space on your drive, this could be a problem. Show More Summary
DVD players are going the way of the Walkman, leaving many of us with vast libraries of obsolete discs. Of course the movies and TV shows themselves aren’t obsolete — just their shiny plastic medium — but with hard drive space getting more and more vast it makes less and less sense to let a […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Having a backup drive is key to anyone with a laptop, but lugging around an extra hard drive can take the convenience out of portable computing. Plugging into the computer adds steps to the process of getting started with work, but one Macbook slot in particular — the SD card port — can be used […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Robert Grass says that though we believe information is here forever, it’s actually fragile. Hard drives and physical sources of information, like books, decay over time. In a video for the BBC, Grass describes his quest to find a method of preserving information that could be stable for millions of years. Show More Summary
Amazon is currently hosting a deal that saves you up to 60% on select SanDisk products. Included in this deal are incredible savings on microSD cards, USB flash drives, full sized SD cards, solid-state hard drives and more. Here areShow More Summary
We constantly remind you that there are two main things you need to do if you want to your aging laptop a huge speed boost. One is upgrade your notebook PC’s RAM, and the second is to swap out your old hard drive for a fresh new SSD....Show More Summary
If you’re running out of space on your PS4, a hard drive replacement may be in order—and it’s so easy you can do it yourself in no time at all. Here’s how. Read more...
The producer "was looking through old hard drive files and found this unreleased remix dub i made for XL back in 2008."
Photo by Will Deitz SBTRKT has shared an unreleased remix of Adele's "Chasing Pavements" that he made back in 2008. The SoundCloud description reads: "was looking through old hard drive files and found this unreleased remix dub i made...Show More Summary
The premium Xbox One’s hard drive isn’t a difference-maker, but its controller is.
That's $299 including a game, or spend another $50 and get a 1TB hard drive and more game choices.
Your newly-mented favorite portable hard drive is down to just $50 for a terabyte today. Even if you’re all set on external storage, this would be a nice gift for a friend or family member who doesn’t back up their computer regularly. [WD My Passport Ultra 1TB, $50] Read more...
I can never, ever get enough monsters for my RPGs. Never. I will fill entire bookshelves, binders, and hard drives with nothing but monsters. I suspect I’m not alone, so check out this gallery of creatures from the upcoming Pathfinder Bestiary 5. Read more...