The devices on this page represent the best among their respective categories.
Western Digital announces the first 4TB portable drive that uses Thunderbolt. The new compact external drive is bus-powered and uses two internal drive for the combined storage space of either 2TB or 4TB for the costs of $299.99 and $429.99, respectively.
Elgato announces at CES 2012 the first Thunderbolt drive, the Elgato Thunderbolt SSD, which draws power from a Thunderbolt port to power itself.
LaCie releases first external hard drive with bus-powered eSATA connection.
Buffalo's USB 2.0 External Portable Hard Drive is an expensive place for stashing all sorts of digital data, but it isn't the fastest drive in town.
A new external 500GB hard drive from OWC.
Intel-based Macs and FireWire interference (#3): More on not using two bus-powered devices simultaneously
An American nutbar has built a jet-powered school bus that's faster than a Bugatti Veyron. The IndyBoys School Time Jet-Powered School Bus uses a 42,000bhp jet engine
Artec replies on USB self-powered vs. bus-powered hub issues
Intel-based Macs and FireWire interference (#2): Do not connect multiple bus powered devices
New PowerBooks Use Processor/Bus "Slewing" like PowerMac G5s