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Intel promises firmware fix for 8MB SSD bug
— 11:12 AM on July 25, 2011

After acknowledging the issue earlier this month, Intel has now promised a firmware fix for the 320 Series SSD bug that apparently causes some...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Release roundup: Fresh PSUs, gaming headphones, and a dock
— 3:37 PM on July 22, 2011

No doubt owing to the ongoing summer lull, the pickings are slim this week as far as new product introductions go. Still, our inbox has...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Power Storage

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New Indilinx Everest SSD controller to hit 500MB/s
— 10:52 AM on July 21, 2011

We've been wondering what SSD controller designers at Indilinx have been up to, especially after being acquired by OCZ back in March. Now...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Scorpio Blue squeezes 1TB into 9.5-mm notebook drive
— 10:09 AM on July 20, 2011

Western Digital has joined the ranks of hard drive makers offering 1TB of storage capacity in a standard notebook model. The first 2.5"...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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SATA 3.1 spec brings swap standard, improved TRIM
— 4:55 PM on July 18, 2011

The Serial ATA International Organization—a.k.a. SATA-IO, the body that oversees the development of the SATA standard—has been busy. Earlier today, the group announced that its...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Hotmail to require better passwords
— 1:59 PM on July 18, 2011

People can't be trusted—especially when it comes to PC security. Regardless of how many times they've been warned against such actions, some folks continue...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Friday night topic: How the Internet changed your life
— 5:28 PM on July 15, 2011

In the mid-90s, I was in grad school, on the path to a second degree in the study of religion, when the burgeoning commercial Internet...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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Intel acknowledges complaints about 320 Series bug
— 3:06 PM on July 15, 2011

As much as the folks at Intel like to talk up the reliability of their solid-state drives, firmware bugs still crop up every once in...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Latest OCZ RevoDrive SSD can hit 1.5GB/s
— 6:00 AM on July 14, 2011

Brace yourself, workstation users with appetites for copious amounts of storage bandwidth. OCZ has announced a successor to its RevoDrive 3 PCI Express solid-state...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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Microsoft: Windows 8 won't require a hardware upgrade
— 6:00 AM on July 13, 2011

The arrival of Windows Vista caused quite a fuss a few years backā€”not just because the operating system lacked polish, but also because it required...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Deal of the week: $1/GB solid-state storage and more
— 2:11 PM on July 8, 2011

We've got a cornucopia of deals for you this week, starting with an eye-popping bargain on a 64GB solid-state drive. Kingston's SSDNow V100 64GB currently...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Multimedia Storage Memory

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Amazon Cloud Drive gets sort-of-unlimited music storage
— 6:00 AM on July 7, 2011

Clearly, Amazon isn't taking the impending arrival of iCloud lying down. The company has announced three improvements that make Cloud Drive and Cloud Player...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Internet

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Deal of the week: Affordable storage, RAM, and more
— 5:37 PM on July 1, 2011

If hardware bargain-hunting were like looking for something to eat, storage and memory would be like cheap Chinese food: you always have room for more,...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Report: Intel's about to pull the plug on X25-E SSDs
— 6:00 AM on July 1, 2011

Intel's current line of enterprise solid-state drives may not be long for this world. According to a story by VR-Zone, Intel has told its...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Release roundup: Storage, cooling, and gaming laptops
— 4:48 PM on June 30, 2011

For this edition of the release roundup, we came across news from Corsair, Enermax, Eurocom, and Gelid while rifling through announcements that slipped through the...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling Storage Mobile computing

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Apple waves magic wand, makes desktop drives 'enterprise'
— 11:14 AM on June 27, 2011

Apple's marketing department has a habit of hiding the truth behind the Reality Distortion Field, and it looks like the company has done it again....

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers

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Cheap Archos tablets pack mechanical storage
— 6:00 AM on June 27, 2011

Today's tablets don't have very much storage capacity—typically 8GB to 16GB of flash memory on devices priced south of the $500 mark. Flash is certainly...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing Personal tech

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Deal of the week: 3.5 cents/GB, some RAM, and SSDs
— 2:37 PM on June 24, 2011

Word around the web is that supply of hard drives might tighten up in the second half of this year. That's all the more...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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