Western Digital's WD TV Play Is Its New Streaming Black Box

Because the world doesn't have enough streaming black boxes, Western Digital is making its own version: the WD TV Play. You can watch video on YouTube, Netflix, Hulu Plus, VuDu, Sling and stream music from Spotify and Pandora. But what's really cool about the WD TV Play is that you can easily play content from any DLNA … » 2/12/13 7:44pm 2/12/13 7:44pm

Western Digital My Book Thunderbolt Duo Lightning Review: A Giant…

Western Digital's inevitable Thunderbolt offering is missing solid state guts—and that hurts it a lot. But what it lacks in speed, it makes up for in capacity. It is an enormous vault, with more space than most humans will ever need. » 7/04/12 2:00pm 7/04/12 2:00pm

Western Digital My Net N900 HD Lightning Review: A Router You Might…

What if a router could make sure streaming movies and online games always get the bulk of your bandwidth, even if everyone else in your house is downloading a zillion porn movies? That's exactly what hard drive kingpin Western Digital claims to have done with its first router, the My Net N900 HD. » 6/15/12 4:20pm 6/15/12 4:20pm

WD TV Live Puts the Best Content in Your Computer on the Biggest…

Doesn't matter if you're looking at a slideshow of vacation photos, streaming a Netflix movie or watching that copy of Hurt Locker you totally didn't torrent, they all look better bigger. So why squeeze your media onto a little monitor when you can stream it to your big-screen with Western Digital's newest media… » 10/06/11 8:00am 10/06/11 8:00am

WD My Book Studio Edition II Goes To a Whopping 6TB Now

Western Digital's My Book Studio Edition II was already at the top of the leader board, with four interfaces (FireWire 800/400, eSATA, USB 2.0) and 4TB of storage. But now that the external hard drive comes in 6TB—for a relatively reasonably $550—and adds Apple Time Machine compatibility—it's a pro-level Mac user's… » 3/17/11 9:15am 3/17/11 9:15am

WD TV Live Plus HD Media Player Adds Netflix To Its Arsenal

When we last surveyed the HD media player landscape, the WD TV Live ended tied for the top spot, qualified only by a few small issues. The TV Live Plus polishes those rough spots and adds Netflix for good measure. » 6/09/10 8:00am 6/09/10 8:00am