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Seagate Backup Plus Desktop external hard drive

Fast and massive, the Seagate Backup Plus Desktop is an excellent backup drive for any USB 3.0-enabled computer or server.

May 2, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating May 2, 2014
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Western Digital ships 6TB WD Red NAS hard drive and all-new WD Red Pro lineup

The 5TB and 6TB WD Red hard drives are designed for home NAS servers, while a new WD Red Pro drive, available in 2TB, 3TB and 4TB, is for serious business.

By July 21, 2014

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Let them eat Yoda: A geek food feast full of fun and failure

Spider-Man crackers, "Star Wars" fruit gummies, Super Mario soup, and other geek tie-in foods cry out for a taste test. Crave's Amanda Kooser answers the call.

By March 14, 2014

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Backblaze: Our bet on consumer hard drives looks good so far

After measuring failure rates for four years, the online backup service is optimistic that buying cheaper consumer-grade hard drives was the right choice.

By November 12, 2013

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Sega Dreamcast: Gaming's most magnificent failure (video)

Calling all Sega fans! Adventures in Tech tells the story of the Dreamcast -- an innovative console that failed so hard it destroyed Sega's gaming empire.

By January 13, 2014

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ioSafe SoloPro Disaster-proof External Hard Drive

For those who need to ensure that their data will survive disasters, the IoSafe SoloPro is one of a few, if not the only, worthwhile options on the market. General users, however, won't find much appeal in it.

August 17, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 17, 2010

MSRP: $419.00

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Share a hard drive with everyone on your Wi-Fi network

Take advantage of your router's USB port with a little trick that lets you share a hard drive with anyone on your Wi-Fi network.

By July 2, 2014

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WD ships low-cost high-grade 4TB hard drive

The drive uses enterprise-class components and technologies to offer 24-7 reliability for the storage needs of both data centers and consumer NAS servers.

By May 28, 2013

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Transcend SSD720

If you're looking to upgrade your computer's main hard drive, the Transcend SSD720 is a strong option.

February 14, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 14, 2013
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Days are numbered for decade-old hard drive connection tech

The SATA data-transfer standard has served the industry well, but hard drive maker WD has a product that demonstrates the shift to the faster PCI Express tech.

By June 3, 2014