Other stories about Hard Drives

Health insurer's hard drives missing, almost a million people at risk

We're always telling you to protect your identity when you're online by using a strong Internet security program. However, sometimes, there's just nothing you...
Happening Now January 27, 2016

SSD prices are freefalling. Say goodbye to hard disk drives!

We've talkedĀ about solid-state drives for years and the advantages, and sometimes disadvantages, they have compared to conventional magnetic hard drives. If you want a...
Happening Now December 5, 2015

Your self-encrypting hard drive isn't nearly as secure as you thought

If you want to keep your information away from hackers and snoops, whether it's your Internet use, email, hard drive data or your backup,...
Happening Now October 21, 2015

Forget SSD. DNA would be the best hard drive ever

In the early days of computers, a hard drive with a few megabytes was an unimaginable amount of storage. Then we hit 100 megabytes,...
Happening Now August 23, 2015

Check out the world's new largest hard drive

Do you remember when a gigabyte seemed like infinite storage space? Those days are long gone. The smallest storage units are the size of...
Happening Now August 15, 2015

Are we living in the 'digital Dark Ages?'

Vint Cerf isn't just Google's Vice President, he's commonly recognized as one of the fathers of the Internet. Cerf was "instrumental" in building the...
Happening Now February 19, 2015

Humanity's hard drives could be full by 2020

While many scientists are worried about the exponentially increasing human population, there might be a potential disaster that's much closer than you'd think. The...
Happening Now December 24, 2014

The hard drive that James Bond would use

Ever ask yourself, "which Solid State Drive would James Bond use?" Of course you have. Now you have the answer! Or better yet, you...
Happening Now October 3, 2014

Deal of the Day: 100 bucks gets you 3 terabytes of hard drive storage

This Western Digital external hard drive will fit around 6,000 hours of video, and today it only costs $100.
Happening Now February 28, 2014