C:\happy-birthday.exe! Windows is 30, so meet MS-DOS, the quick and dirty cornerstone of Microsoft's software empire.
If you need to erase a file's contents in addition to its directory entry, you can do so with a couple of easy commands.
CNET looks at newly surfaced contracts, design specs, and page after page of schematics and code, revealing how Apple created its first disk OS, a chapter of Silicon Valley history critical to its later success.
You don't need a Start button; use more keyboard shortcuts, not fewer; enable File History; confirm file deletions; and shut down apps quickly. Plus: tweak your Windows 8 laptop's touch pad.
You don't have to be Sherlock Holmes to deduce that Apple began selling the 128GB iPad today with Microsoft's Surface Pro in mind. But don't confuse Apple's flash drive with Microsoft's SSD.
The hard-disk drive crisis is easing but will affect PC shipments in the first quarter of 2012, says market researcher iSuppli.
Millenniata announces the M-Disk, a new breed of DVD designed to last thousands of years.
Everything you need to know about installing and getting the most out of Microsoft's Windows 8 Release Preview and its Metro interface.
While some PGP Desktop installations may stop working, you can clone PGP disks to unencrypted images to access your files.
Chromebook previously suffered from storage systems that were small and isolated from the cloud. But now the browser-based operating system is integrated with Google's online file sync service.