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Synology DiskStation DS411slim

Despite a few shortcomings, the Synology DiskStation DS411slim makes a worthy upgrade from its processor, the best-of-its-time DS409slim.

By Mar. 3, 2011

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 3, 2011

Synology upgrades its slim four-bay NAS server

Synology announces a new full-feature four-bay NAS server that's based on 2.5-inch SATA hard drives.

By Jan. 25, 2011


Top five networking and storage devices that spell L-U-V

CNET editor Dong Ngo offers gift ideas for Valentine's Day.

By Feb. 10, 2012


CNET to the Rescue: iOS safety tips, and more

With the iPad 2 launch, we brought Seth in to talk about keeping your data safe on an iPad, iPhone, or iPod (or an Android device). Also, Rafe tests the new Synology DS411slim home server, and we opine on using a DVR as an archival store for videos (in a word: don't). Prepare yourself for the theft of your gadgets, how to tether an iPod Touch to a BlackBerry, and a brief history of ASCII.

By Mar. 2, 2011


Sonos: The A/V receiver is dead

Sonos co-founder talks about how integrated network-connected audio players will kill traditional A/V components. Eventually.

By Aug. 1, 2011


CNET to the Rescue: iPhone vs. Android!

This week, mobile phone guru Kent German tackles the gear question of the moment: iPhone or Android? Here's how to answer the question, for yourself and others.

By Apr. 13, 2011


CNET to the Rescue: Fixing Epsilon's boo-boo

Security reporter Elinor Mills joins us today to discuss the large data breach at marketing services company Epsilon, which most likely landed your e-mail address in a hacker's database.

By Apr. 6, 2011


CNET to the Rescue: Ackerman's mini man-cave

CNET's laptop reviewer, Dan Ackerman, joins us to talk about how he's building a media room in a tiny Manhattan apartment. Also, your questions answered, including: how many antivirus apps do I need?

By Mar. 30, 2011


CNET to the Rescue: Don't be a sucker and other advice

Guest Brian Cooley joins Rafe for a rambling discussion about home network safety, home security cameras, and how to avoid getting ripped off at Best Buy. Plus, as always, your questions answered.

By Mar. 16, 2011


CNET to the Rescue: The case of the smoking motherboard

CNET Labs' Eric Franklin joins today to talk about smoking motherboards, best backup apps, how to save money on cables, and much more.

By Mar. 23, 2011