Buy a Router, Get a 1TB Hard Drive For Just $5 Extra

If you still haven’t upgraded your home network to 802.11ac, the highly-rated Netgear Nighthawk X4 comes with a 1TB Toshiba external hard drive for just $5 extra today on Amazon. You can even plug the hard drive straight into the router’s USB port, and use it as network attached storage. [Netgear Nighthawk X4 AC2350… » 5/13/15 6:45pm 5/13/15 6:45pm

IBM Can Now Squeeze a Record-Setting 220TB On a Cassette Tape

It’s assumed that once CDs killed off audio cassette tapes, the medium became extinct. But believe it or not, magnetic tape is still alive and well when it comes to data storage, mostly because it’s so cheap. And now that IBM has found a way to squeeze 220 terabytes onto a single cartridge, hard drives will still… » 4/24/15 2:00pm 4/24/15 2:00pm

The Ultra-Popular WD My Passport Ultra 2TB is Back Down to $80

One of our favorite hard drive deals is back. We've seen the 2TB WD My Passport Ultra drop to $80 a few times in a past, but it's one of the most reliable and popular drives on the market, and a terrific deal if you need some extra storage. [WD My Passport Ultra 2TB, $80] » 4/16/15 6:45pm 4/16/15 6:45pm

Blazing Fast SSD Flash Drives Finally Available in Half TB Capacities

If you don’t mind waiting hours to fill a massive flash drive with files then by all means go and drop a few hundred bucks on a 256 GB drive. But if you value your time, you’ll want to seriously consider a compact SSD flash drive instead. They boast sustained transfer speeds topping out at an impressive 433 MB/s, and… » 4/16/15 9:15am 4/16/15 9:15am

Stock up on Cheap Flash Storage, Today Only

Today only on Amazon, you can save big on a variety of flash storage from Crucial and Lexar, ranging from humble flash drives to spacious SSDs. As with all Gold Box deals, these prices are only valid today, and a lot of the most popular items could sell out early. [Amazon] » 4/13/15 9:15am 4/13/15 9:15am

This Multi-Headed Flash Drive Charges and Syncs All Your Mobile Devices

It’s often the case that when a gadget is over-packed with functionality, usability is sacrificed and it ironically ends up being less useful overall. But the On The Go, which promises to replace your flash drives, portable chargers, and sync cables with a single multi-connector contraption, looks like it’s managed to… » 4/10/15 12:01pm 4/10/15 12:01pm

Protect Your Data With These Great Deals for World Backup Day

Amazon is celebrating World Backup Day with great deals on everything you need to keep your data safe. Inside, you'll find routers, range extenders, powerline adapters, hard drives, and NAS boxes from several manufacturers, most of which are marked down to all-time low prices. » 3/31/15 8:15am 3/31/15 8:15am

All The Flash Storage You Could Want is On Sale Today

Amazon's kicking off the week with great deals on a variety of flash storage from SanDisk, including everything from microSD cards to SSDs. The coolest category though is actually flash drives, where you'll find options with microUSB plugs for Android, Lightning connectors for iOS, and even Wi-Fi for remote access. » 3/16/15 9:20am 3/16/15 9:20am

Sadly This 10TB Hard Drive Is Designed For Servers, Not Your Laptop

Hitachi Global Storage Technologies—aka HGST, aka a subsidiary of Western Digital—was recently showing off its gigantic new 10TB hard drive at the Linux Foundation Vault tradeshow in Boston. But unfortunately you won't be packing 10,000 gigabytes into your laptop anytime soon because the drive is designed for use in… » 3/13/15 9:23am 3/13/15 9:23am

LaCie Just Jumped On the USB Type-C Bandwagon 

Many Apple fans lamented the company's inclusion of just a single USB Type-C connector on its new MacBook, revealed yesterday. But now that such a desirable piece of hardware supports the new format, we'll finally see peripheral makers embracing USB Type-C with open arms. SanDisk was one of the first, but LaCie has… » 3/10/15 10:35am 3/10/15 10:35am

There's a microSD Slot Hidden Inside This Card Reader's USB Connector

MicroSD cards have become the standard currency for mobile devices that offer an external storage option. And to make it extra easy to speedily share files back and forth between devices like your smartphone, tablet, and laptop, ADATA has created this tiny card reader that cleverly hides its slot for a microSD card… » 3/03/15 10:20am 3/03/15 10:20am