Hope the hash browns were worth it. One reporter learned the hard way early Saturday morning that drinking, driving, and not paying your Denny's tab really do not mix. According to a police report, Terry Schmida — a reporter and Florida resident — hit up Denny's for some greasy goodness after a night of drinking. Show More Summary
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- When Anquan Boldin took that hard hit to the helmet from Ryan Clark during the San Francisco 49ers' game-winning fourth-quarter drive against Washington on Sunday, it harkened memories of the blow he absorbed six years earlier. It was on Sept. Show More Summary
DiskBoss refers to a line of hard drive management tools. This review looks at the freeware version of DiskBoss which is limited in comparison to the paid versions. More about that later. After you have installed DiskBoss on your Windows...Show More Summary
The increasing affordability of SSDs has put a strain on the traditional market for hard drive vendors. However, new opportunities have opened up, thanks to the rapid growth in the SMB / SOHO / consumer NAS market. Every hard drive vendor now has a lineup to target this market. Today, we will be looking at HGST's offering in the desktop NAS space, the HGST Deskstar NAS
Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe was visibly upset after this hard foul on him during Friday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers. While driving to the basket, Bledsoe was knocked to the floor by Nerlens Noel. Moments later, Bledsoe got into Noel's face, despite being a full 10 inches shorter than the 76ers big man. Show More Summary
Had we but world enough and time -- not to mention a big enough DVR hard drive -- we could watch ALL the television series in the world. It's a daunting yet delicious prospect, as our globalized culture brings the world closer together and draws more amazing series stateside. Show More Summary
I found myself reflecting on how hard it is just to sit and do nothing. And I mean actually nothing. Not dozing, not reading, not meditating, not listening to music, not going for a drive – actually nothing. Just sitting, alone with our thoughts and feelings.
Switching your desktop or laptop PC’s old and tired mechanical spinning-disk hard drive may seem daunting, but changing to a solid state drive can simultaneously increase your PC’s speed by a massive amount and reduce power consumption significantly. Show More Summary
For an airline which drives hard bargains for ‘run out’ model jets, Delta has broken its recent form by ordering 50 new, indeed, as yet not in service wide-body Airbus models. It is, according to widely reported leaks, buying 25 A330 NEOs, the -900 or larger version of the re-engineed Airbus that corresponds with today’s [...]
I first went to prison a year ago. I left the city I was familiar with, took a winding drive through faded towns, passed diners I imagined once saw better days, passed the final gas station. I arrived at a maximum-security prison in a corner of New York state. Show More Summary
It's hard being a Jalopnik and being broke at the same time. So much much want and so little money. We combine our fantasies with our real life. But will they blend? Read more...
It is quite easy to fill up hard drives or partitions with data. This is true for Solid State Drives which are blazing fast but don't come close to the storage that platter-based hard drives offer but also for traditional hard drives. Show More Summary
William McPherson describes how he became impoverished and what it’s like: If you’re poor, what might have been a minor annoyance, or even a major inconvenience, becomes something of a disaster. Your hard drive crashes? Who’s going to pay for the recovery of its data, not to mention the new computer? I’m not playing solitaire […]
The hard drive is the most important component of your computer. Any other component that breaks down — e.g. motherboard, CPU, RAM — can be replaced with a bit of money, but if your hard drive fails and disk data recovery isn’t possible, you lose everything on it. Show More Summary
Back in 2012, the FBI nabbed Jeremy Hammond, the most wanted cybercriminal in the country, at his home in Chicago. And until now no one had any idea how the feds actually managed to decrypt the hard drive they found there. Turns out it’s pretty easy to break into a hacker’s computer when your password is the name of your pet cat Chewy. More »
Cloud storage provider Backblaze continues to share the wealth of information (not to mention hardware designs) it's learning as it operates its 40,000-hard-drive, 100-petabyte storage service. On Wednesday, it shared its…
If you’ve weighed the reasons to get a PS4 over an Xbox One and chose to go with Sony for your current-gen experience, you’ve made a great choice! Along with some awesome exclusive games, the PlayStation 4 allows users to swap out its hard disk drive (HDD) in just a few minutes. Show More Summary
Buddy Valastro, your mom's favorite Hoboken baker and star of TLC's Cake Boss, was arrested early Thursday morning in Manhattan for suspected drunk driving. According to TMZ, Valastro—who is working hard to turn arrests and idiocy into a thriving family business—was arrested after failing "multiple" field sobriety tests and blowing "well above the legal limit." Read more...
Hey Lifehacker, I’ve made the switch to a MacBook Air and I have one problem — trying to open (with write access) a NTFS-formatted hard drive. Given this is one of the most common formats for Windows PCs, I’d hope there might be a simple, free solution. Any suggestions? More »
Back in 2012, the FBI nabbed Jeremy Hammond, the most wanted cybercriminal in the country, at his home in Chicago. And until now, no one had any how the feds actually managed to decrypt the hard drive they found there. Turns out, it's pretty easy to break into a hacker's computer when your password is the name of your pet cat Chewy. Read more...