PlexEasy PX-650US: Computer free back ups

Whilst all the talk is about cloud based storage and blue sky thinking, Plextor have their feet planted firmly on the ground. After all, there is still a market out there for those who prefer a more hands on way of storing data. Plextor have cut their teeth on producing low cost peripherals and the … Continue reading PlexEasy PX-650US: Computer free back ups

Buffalo MiniStation: Portable hard-as-nails drive

Buffalo Technology has announced the launch of the MiniStation Extreme – a US Military Standard, compact and sophisticated high performance portable hard drive. That’s going to be pretty damn tough, then. The MiniStation Extreme combines USB 3.0 and Buffalo TurboPC EX providing data transfer speeds of up to 5G bits per second (bps) making it … Continue reading Buffalo MiniStation: Portable hard-as-nails drive

Seagate GoFlex Cinema: Helping your TV multitask

The TV seems to be the focus for many a technology company at the moment, and Seagate is the latest to turn its attention on the old gogglebox as a means for watching not only EastEnders and endless repeats, but also for all your digital multimedia content. I guess it makes sense to bring all … Continue reading Seagate GoFlex Cinema: Helping your TV multitask

LaCie Porsche design Mobile and Desktop Hard Drives

The brand name Porsche immediately conjures up thoughts of lavishness and luxury, so when Porsche Design – the luxury brand with a focus on technically inspired products – team up with LaCie –  a leading manufacturer of storage devices for PC, Apple and Linux that has always prided itself through ‘sleek design and remarkable technical … Continue reading LaCie Porsche design Mobile and Desktop Hard Drives

Quick look: The HGST Touro Pro HDD

In the modern mobile world, linking local personal storage with online storage is crucial. Hitachi’s intelligent storage solutions means your personal content and the public cloud converge conveniently, enabling you to access what you want from anywhere – your tablet, laptop, smartphone, online or from an external drive. In short, the new Touro Pro line … Continue reading Quick look: The HGST Touro Pro HDD

Rebit 5: Beautiful and beautifully simple hard drive back up software

If you want to back-up your computer without hassle, buy Rebit 5. No, this isn’t a poorly veiled advertorial, it is our findings after playing around the back-up software. It has its faults (soon to be listed), but as far as overall experiences go, this is the iPhone of back-up software. Rebit takes two key … Continue reading Rebit 5: Beautiful and beautifully simple hard drive back up software

First look: Buffalo DriveStation & MiniStation

If you are wanting to store, access, transfer and view documents, files, images and other media collections efficiently, rapidly and ‘stylishly’, you may be interested in Buffalo Technology’s new MiniStation and DriveStation portable devices, both of which enable users to add additional storage to any laptop or computer via a USB port. “Product innovation and … Continue reading First look: Buffalo DriveStation & MiniStation