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USB 3.0 controllers from ASMedia, Via, and Eton still not certified
— 11:00 AM on September 7, 2010

Perhaps no PC interface is in more dire need of an upgrade than USB. USB 3.0 has come to the rescue, but it's thus...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage

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HP, Hynix team up to mass-produce memristors
— 12:03 PM on September 1, 2010

Most people know HP best for its well-established printers and consumer PCs, but the firm has some intriguing memory technology coming down the pike, as...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Mass production of 24-nm flash memory begins at Toshiba
— 11:43 AM on August 31, 2010

Add Toshiba to the growing list of flash memory providers who have upgraded to the next generation of fabrication technologies. The company has

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Iomega to offer USB 3.0 for the price of 2.0
— 11:55 AM on August 24, 2010

Are your principles—and perhaps some online gambling debts—preventing you from coughing up the price premium for a USB 3.0 external hard drive? Well, your steadfast...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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New Samsung SSDs have TRIM support, 30-nano flash
— 2:41 PM on August 23, 2010

Ronald caught this in the 'bread, but the story deserves some additional attention. TechConnect has spotted a new batch of solid-state disks...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Deal of the week: Blu-ray bonanza
— 3:34 PM on August 20, 2010

For a good, long while after the Blu-ray format debuted, recording discs was an expensive endeavor, with retailers charging several hundred bucks for burners and...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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A tribute to my under-appreciated home file servers
— 11:37 PM on August 19, 2010

I spend an almost embarrassing amount of time in front of my desktop PC. It's my workhorse, and the system that I endeavor to...

Type: Blog post Tags: Storage Systems Servers

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Release roundup: An Ion box, fresh enclosures, a clicky keyboard, and more
— 5:27 PM on August 19, 2010

Our sack of press announcements is bursting at the seams this week with news from Adata, BitFenix, Lian Li, Razer, and Shuttle: ...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Storage Systems Input devices

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Poll: How much storage in your primary PC?
— 3:04 PM on August 18, 2010

Although hard drive capacities aren't growing at the rate they once were, the drives themselves are getting cheaper and cheaper. That's made it easy...

Poll Question: • How much storage capacity is in your primary PC?

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Toshiba prototype offers peek at future platter technology
— 11:01 AM on August 18, 2010

While Hitachi, Seagate, and Western Digital collaborate on future storage technology, Toshiba has come up with a breakthrough all on its own. As...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Hitachi, Seagate, and WD form joint research group
— 6:00 AM on August 18, 2010

Consolidation has taken a new shape in the hard drive market. No, Seagate hasn't purchased Western Digital—but the two companies have joined forces, along with...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Intel and Micron start sampling 25-nano TLC flash memory
— 12:06 PM on August 17, 2010

Intel has announced that it and Micron have become the first to sample 25-nm flash memory that packs three bits per cell. Otherwise...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Leaked roadmap reveals Intel SSD plans
— 10:37 AM on August 16, 2010

Engadget has come upon a leaked Intel SSD roadmap that reveals the company's plans for the coming two quarters. According to the official-looking...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Enterprise SSD controller being jointly developed by Samsung and Seagate
— 12:15 PM on August 12, 2010

As we've learned from testing a multitude of solid-state disks, controller technology can play a big role in defining overall drive performance. The number of...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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Self-encrypting Toshiba hard drives can erase themselves
— 5:32 PM on August 10, 2010

Hard drives with on-the-fly encryption have been available for quite some time now. Even SSDs are getting in on the action; SandForce's SF-1000-series flash...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Deal of the week: Mass Effect 2 and a collection of components
— 12:48 PM on August 6, 2010

Newegg is currently in the midst of a 48-hour sale, providing plenty of interesting fodder for this week's deal post. The star of the...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Cases Storage Gaming

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Poll: Your network-attached storage solution
— 11:48 AM on August 4, 2010

In this week's podcast, we field a question about home storage servers. Scott and I both have network-attached storage rigs cobbled together from...

Poll Question: • Do you have network-attached storage in your home?

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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New Samsung drive crams 2TB into three platters
— 9:16 AM on August 3, 2010

That was quick. Just six months after introducing its 2TB EcoGreen F3EG hard drive, Samsung has announced the EcoGreen F4EG, which delivers the...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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