Add 3TB To Your Storage Hoard for Just $80

We've seen a number of good hard drive deals in the run-up to Black Friday, but today's is a doozy. Newegg is currently offering a 3TB Seagate on their eBay store for just $80. That would be a pretty good price for a 2TB drive, so if you need the space, I wouldn't hesitate to pick this one up. [Seagate 3TB External,… » 11/08/14 7:18pm 11/08/14 7:18pm

The World's Thinnest 2TB Hard Drive Is a Mere 9.5mm Thick

Just a few months ago we were impressed with Western Digital for cramming an entire terabyte of storage into a mobile hard drive that was just seven millimeters thick. But now Seagate's come along to steal WD's thunder with the ultra-slim 2.5-inch Spinpoint M9T that manages to double that capacity to two-terabytes… » 11/06/13 8:00am 11/06/13 8:00am

We Would Not Have Survived CES Without This Gear

New gadgets take the spotlight at CES. And though we're occasionally blinded by the bright, shiny things, we know where our loyalties lie. Behind the barrage of posts and sprinting between booths, the real stars of the show are the tried and true bits of gear we're using behind the scenes. Particularly that from … » 1/11/13 3:10pm 1/11/13 3:10pm

Seagate's New Drives Automatically Upload and Download Photos From…

As far as hardware specs go, Seagate's new line of Backup Plus external drives are pretty straightforward—storage ranging from 500-gigabtyes to 4-terabytes)—but the one neat thing about this drive is that the included file management software will not only schedule backups for you, but it will automatically upload and… » 6/12/12 12:00am 6/12/12 12:00am

Seagate Momentus XT Solid State Hybrid Drive Lightning Review: A Taste…

My computer takes too long to boot up. Around a minute and 18 seconds, to be precise(r). Which is why I want a solid state drive. But I don't want to pay ~$400 for 256 gigs of storage. Enter Seagate's Momentus X Hybrid drives, which promise near-SSD speeds, but with giant HDD storage—and not-so-giant prices. » 2/17/12 1:15pm 2/17/12 1:15pm

Seagate's Media-Streaming GoFlex Satellite HDD Finally Gets an Android…

They sure took their time, but Seagate's finally gotten around to getting you Android users an app to stream content from its 500GB GoFlex Satellite external HDD. Previously, Android users had to use the browser to interact with the Wi-Fi-based drive, which lets users stream their unaccountably large media libraries… » 8/01/11 10:41am 8/01/11 10:41am

A HDD-Powered Tablet Sounds Like a Very Bad Idea

The world's first 2.5-inch HDD intended for tablets (but also available as a standalone device) has one thing going for it: It allows Archos to release two new G9 tablets that'll each have 250GB of storage. That is a lot of room. But HDDs aren't a good component for tablets, even if they are 7mm thin. With a laptop,… » 6/23/11 2:28pm 6/23/11 2:28pm

Seagate Chalks Up Thinnest External Hard Drive Yet

Okay, so the previous record-holder in the world's thinnest hard drive category was only 1mm fatter, but still! Records! The Seagate GoFlex Slim portable hard drive—first debuted at CES this January but today a real live shipping USB 3.0, 7200RPM storage accessory—measures up at just 9mm thick. That's 320GB of bonus… » 4/05/11 3:10pm 4/05/11 3:10pm