Tag Archives: External Storage

Top New Gadgets For Content Creators

Everyone can be a content creator today. Thanks to social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter, it is easy to advertise your work and attract a large audience. The same can be said for video sharing platforms such as YouTube. The tools you use to produce great content should never impose limitation to your creative process. A great content creator can produce appealing and engaging content using most gadgets available today; some YouTubers even rely on nothing but their iPhone to produce great videos. That said, there are some interesting new gadgets that make producing great content easier. Continue reading Top New Gadgets For Content Creators

IBM Revealed Prototype Tape Storage That Stores A Mind-bending 330 TB!

Now, this news may not excite everyday people who never had to deal with hundreds of terabytes on daily basis. If you do on personal level, then perhaps you have relook at your illegal stash of digital movies. Nah. Just kidding. Do what pleases you (but no quote me, ever). Anyways, scientists over at IBM Research has revealed that they have developed a prototype sputtered magnetic tape which is capable of packing as much as 330 terabytes of uncompressed data. Continue reading IBM Revealed Prototype Tape Storage That Stores A Mind-bending 330 TB!

This Ultra-compact SSD Is A Storage And Media Hub That Fits In The Pocket

Portable storage that touts itself as a media hub isn’t all that new, but this little 2-inch box here, called Fasetto Link, does in a package beyond your wildest imagination. Measuring a mere 2″x 2″x 1″, Fasetto Link comes in three capacities: 256 GB, 512 GB and a whopping 2 TB. But Link isn’t your run-of-the-mill portable hard drive. It is more than just a hard drive slapped with a beautiful enclosure; it packs in a board loaded with a 64-bit octacore processor, 4GB DDR4 RAM, a SSD storage, wireless ac, WiFi 2×2 MIMO, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, a USB Type-C port, and a 1,300 mAh rechargeable battery good for up to 5 hours of streaming, or 2 weeks of standby time. Continue reading This Ultra-compact SSD Is A Storage And Media Hub That Fits In The Pocket

Lets Welcome Western Digital To The World Of Portable SSD

Portable SSD is not new, but as far as Western Digital is concern, it is a very new product. We all know that SSD, or solid state drive, is obviously the future and its proliferation into portable storage inevitable, but don’t ask me why the hard drive giant (and now, also a flash drive giant) did not jump into it sooner. Anyways, they do now with the announcement of the company’s first-ever portable SSD, aptly called My Passport SSD. Duh. So what can you expect from this WD-typical-kind-of-stylish portable SSD that borderlines a flash drive? Continue reading Lets Welcome Western Digital To The World Of Portable SSD

Holy Smoke! Kingston Just Unveiled A USB Flash Drive Packing 2TB!

Good news for folks who has one too many terabytes of data to move, Kingston has just unveiled the mother of all USB flash drives (at least for now) called DataTraveler Ultimate Generation Terabyte (GT) that packs up to a whopping 2TB of storage space, thus snagging the title as the world’s highest capacity USB Flash drive! Yes. You heard that right. Two freaking terabytes! Holy smoke! That’s insane and it would be insane on your part too, cos’ if you were lose this precious one (knock on wood), you will probably go bonkers. Continue reading Holy Smoke! Kingston Just Unveiled A USB Flash Drive Packing 2TB!

Seagate’s New Duet 1TB Hard Drive Syncs Automatically To Amazon Cloud

Cloud storage and local storage solution by the way of portable hard drive have their pros and cons. Cloud is convenient, but you will be at the mercy of connectivity. Hardware solution, on the other hand, will not be at the mercy of connectivity, but you will have to have the physical device with you. Having observe the pros and cons of the two storage solutions, it is a sure fire way of ensuring access to your data anytime, anywhere by marrying the two storage solutions and the Seagate Duet 1TB Portable Hard Drive is one such drive. Continue reading Seagate’s New Duet 1TB Hard Drive Syncs Automatically To Amazon Cloud

PC Modder Creates 128GB Floppy Disk Readable Using A Modded Floppy Drive

We have seen many spectacular PC case mods, but sometimes the one that takes the cake is the good’ol ‘ugly’ beige colored cases from the 90s. One modder Imgur user by the handle of Dr Moddnstine did exactly that. He was gutted and replaced an original IBM Aptiva from 1995 with today’s hardware, including an Intel Core i7-6700K 4.0GHz quadcore processor on a ASUS Maximus VIII Gene micro ATX motherboard, along with Corsair H80i 77.0 CFM liquid CPU cooler, Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB RAM, Samsung 850 EVO Series 250GB 2.5” SSD, ASUS Radeon R9 390 8GB graphics, and Corsair RM 750W ATX power supply. Continue reading PC Modder Creates 128GB Floppy Disk Readable Using A Modded Floppy Drive

This USB Flash Drive from SanDisk Does Not Need to be Plugged In

We don’t know what to make of the SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick. It is like a wireless hard drive, but it has a stick form factor and it has a USB connector which makes it a, well, USB flash drive. So I guess you can call it a hybrid of sort. Anyways, as the product name suggests, it is a wireless drive that allows you to wirelessly access media or transfer large files, save and share photos and videos, or stream multimedia like videos and music to and from your mobile devices, supporting up to three devices simultaneously, but since it also has a USB connector, it can be plugged into your computer’s USB port to save and transfer files. Continue reading This USB Flash Drive from SanDisk Does Not Need to be Plugged In

Nyko Data Bank Lets You Add Terabytes of Storage to Your Playstation 4 in a Sleek, Seamless Way

With the increasing details in video games, the demand for digital storage grows exponentially and the next-gen console copes by offering a pretty tantalizing 500GB of storage, but even then, that won’t be enough if you play tons of games and buy digital copies off Playstation store. Even if there is a larger capacity PS4 out there, existing owners will be in a fix, unless they are apt in transplanting a new, larger capacity drive. But for everyone else, Nyko has a way simpler solution: the Nyko Data Bank for Playstation 4 and to be honest, we are loving this solution because not only it is a simple add-on solution to eliminate your space crunch, but it also looks pretty snazzy with its angular design that matches that of the Playstation 4. Continue reading Nyko Data Bank Lets You Add Terabytes of Storage to Your Playstation 4 in a Sleek, Seamless Way

Samsung Adds Speedy PRO Plus and EVO Plus to its Memory Card Portfolio

With the advancements in mobile photography and increase resolution coming from today’s advanced DSLRs, it is not surprising that memory cards are constantly being acquired by consumers. Personally, I rather not erase the content to make way for the new, but that’s just a personal preference. If you share the same sentiment, then I am guessing every now and then you are on a lookout for memory cards and if so, Samsung has two new models, the Samsung PRO Plus and EVO Plus Memory Cards, worthy of your considerations. Continue reading Samsung Adds Speedy PRO Plus and EVO Plus to its Memory Card Portfolio