iCloud automatically backs up your device whenever it's plugged in and connected to a Wi-Fi network. There may be some instances where you will want to create a current backup, and this video shows you how.
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This $79 gizmo plugs into your home router and turns any USB drive or SD card into remote-accessible storage for your phone or tablet.
Toshiba announces upgraded drivers for its Canvio and Canvio Basics portable drives that now offer USB 3.0 connectivity.
Why make your data recovery more difficult than necessary?
Acronis announces its new True Image Home 2012 backup software, which now offers file synchronization and other improvements.
Here are CNET editor Dong Ngo's top five storage devices that make backing up so easy for home users.
GM and ABB demonstrate an energy storage system that uses repurposed Chevy Volt batteries for grid storage or backup power for consumers, an effort to draw more value from expensive EV batteries.
Clickfree announces a new click-free user-friendly backup solution that allows you to back up the entire system.
Apple's Time Machine backup system is popular, but limited to local storage devices. The new Dolly Drive service offers a way to back up your Mac online through Time Machine's interface.