Apple's iCloud to Launch as a Free Service Then Cost $25 Per Year

Apple's iCloud may be free for users when the service launches says a report from the Los Angeles Times. After this introductory period is over, the cloud-based offering could cost a mere $25 per year. » 6/02/11 7:14pm 6/02/11 7:14pm

World's First 1 TB 2.5" SSD from PureSilicon Is the Dream Drive

pureSilicon has created what seems to be the first 1 TB, 2.5" SSD. One terabyte, dudes. 2 and a half inches. Wrap your brain around that. » 1/10/09 3:45pm 1/10/09 3:45pm

25% Off Blu-ray Sale on All Titles, Including Iron Man, Futurama, and…

Here's a really » 11/07/08 1:23pm 11/07/08 1:23pm good one: an offer to get Blu-ray title for 25% less until November 23rd. Yes, all titles. This includes top movies like Iron Man, Godfather: The Coppola Restoration, Ultimate Matrix Collection, Futurama: Bender's Game, James Bond's Casino Royale, Terminator 2, Spiderman, Die Hard: The Ultimate…

PlayStation Home and Firmware 2.5 Hitting in October?

It's not officially confirmed, but PS3Fanboy received this screenshot of the PSHome beta tester forums. In it, you can see that Home Manager "TedtheDog" explaining that a fix to Home crashes will most likely be coming "later" next month with the release firmware 2.5. And though some of the remaining text is cut off,… » 9/20/08 8:32am 9/20/08 8:32am

WD Joins 7200rpm Club with 320GB 2.5-Inch Scorpio Black Drives

Today Western Digital announced its Scorpio Black 2.5" drive line, which reach 7200rpm, though at 5400rpm power demands. Like certain Fujitsu and Hitachi drives announced earlier this year, the speedy drives will ship in capacities from 80GB up to 320GB. The top model, with built-in free-fall sensor for drive… » 6/02/08 8:21am 6/02/08 8:21am

Toshiba Speeds 1.8-Inch Drives Up to 5400rpm

The bitch about using 1.8" drives in computers is that they run at a sluggy 4200rpm, as opposed to the 5400rpm commonly clocked in 2.5" laptop drives. Toshiba today announced a 1.8" drive that runs at 5400rpm in capacities of 80GB (MK8016GSG) and 120GB (MK1216GSG). » 2/26/08 12:12pm 2/26/08 12:12pm

Afternoon News: Daily Dose of Harry Potter, Brit Drivers Going To Jail…

• Warner Bros. set up a hotline to replace HD DVDs found in Harry Potter: Goblet of Fire Blu-ray packages. I love Harry Potter news. [HD Digest]
• British drivers caught using their cellphones may be sent to jail for two years and face an extremely scary sounding "unlimited fine" under new laws published today. [… » 12/20/07 3:59pm 12/20/07 3:59pm

Western Digital Ships 320GB 2.5-Inch Drives for Laptops

It's official: you can now buy a 320GB drive from WD for your laptop, and for just $200. The WD Scorpio SATA drive spins at 5400rpm and has a 8MB cache. The press release says it's "extraordinarily quiet while running at cool operating temperatures." I hope that doesn't mean it's extremely loud while running at super… » 10/31/07 9:41am 10/31/07 9:41am