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Crucial M500 SSD now selling for 59 cents per gig
— 12:19 PM on April 9, 2013

Remember Crucial's M500 SSD? The successor to the two-year-old m4 was

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Intel details next-gen Thunderbolt controllers
— 6:00 AM on April 9, 2013

Intel unveiled two new generations of Thunderbolt controllers at the National Association of Broadcasters show yesterday. Rumors of the Redwood Ridge and Falcon Ridge chips...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage Displays Mobile computing

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$149 Asus MeMO Pad tablet now available stateside
— 9:07 AM on April 8, 2013

In January, Asus announced an Android tablet with a puny $149 price tag. The device was slated to come out first in "emerging markets,"...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Release roundup: Enclosures and SSDs
— 6:40 PM on April 4, 2013

This week in our look at miscellaneous product releases and announcements, we bring tidings from Adata, Enermax, Mushkin, and Thermaltake. Adata...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Storage

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Seagate's new hard drive serves up 4TB on four platters
— 4:37 PM on April 3, 2013

4TB desktop hard drives aren't really anything new—Western Digital released one last November. Seagate's new 4TB Desktop HDD.15 is a little different, however. It...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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WinRT systems getting deep price cuts
— 9:12 AM on April 3, 2013

Windows RT tablets are getting cheaper. That may be good news for bargain hunters, but it's bad news for Microsoft. So says PC World, which...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Windows Personal tech

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Microsoft lowers resolution requirement for Win8 slates
— 9:18 AM on April 1, 2013

There's been some speculation that Microsoft plans to enter the fast-growing world of 7- and 8-inch tablets. This evidence suggests the company may do so...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Windows Personal tech

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Amazing new apple product is dual-core, wireless, dead simple to use
— 2:19 PM on March 29, 2013

Another hype-laden apple product launch is upon us. Here's the scene: I have to admit, now I...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Release roundup: Tiny PCs, slim SSDs, quiet cases, and low-profile graphics
— 5:01 PM on March 28, 2013

The biggest hardware launches of the past week or so were undoubtedly AMD's Radeon HD 7790 and Nvidia's GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Storage Systems

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Deal of the week: Storage, graphics, gaming, and other goodies
— 5:21 PM on March 22, 2013

We've got a handful of nifty storage deals for you this week—starting with Seagate's Barracuda 7200.14 3TB hard drive, which is on sale for only...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Gaming

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Nvidia's Huang not thrilled with Windows RT
— 9:06 AM on March 20, 2013

Jen-Hsun Huang, Nvidia's CEO, had a busy day at yesterday's GPU Technology Conference. We saw him announce next-gen GPUs, futue Tegra chips, and...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows Personal tech

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Samsung confirms plans for 'watch product'
— 6:00 AM on March 20, 2013

Last month, the rumor mill claimed Apple is working on a "watch-like...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Deal of the week: A 3TB hard drive, a free game, some RAM, and tablets
— 5:04 PM on March 15, 2013

We're going to keep this week's deal post short and sweet, thanks to the magic of HTML lists—and because writing lists in prose is, like,...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory Mobile computing Gaming Personal tech

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Samsung intros Galaxy S4 ''life companion''
— 9:20 AM on March 15, 2013

Samsung revealed its next-generation Galaxy S4 smartphone yesterday. Ars Technica has the goods on the new Android flagship, which seems to be more...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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8.9'' Kindle Fire HD tablet gets a price cut
— 6:00 AM on March 15, 2013

Amazon has fired the latest shot in the ongoing tablet price war. This...

Type: News story Tags: Personal tech

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Mini tablets fueling Android market share gains
— 6:00 AM on March 14, 2013

Although Steve Jobs derided 7" tablets in public, he was apparently more enthusiastic about the idea behind closed doors. Jobs believed there would...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Western Digital invests in enterprise SSD maker Skyera
— 10:23 AM on March 13, 2013

Traditional hard drive makers like Western Digital have largely stayed out of the SSD market. The company's solid-state SiliconDrive lineup is pretty sparse; it's...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers

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Plextor's NGFF SSD promises 700MB/s throughput
— 11:06 AM on March 12, 2013

Mini SSDs based on the mSATA form factor tend to be no faster than their 2.5" Serial ATA counterparts. However, mSATA is due to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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