Category Archives: Storage

Seagate Getting Into Flash-Based/Solid State Drives

In a sign of good things to come, Seagate is getting into the flash memory-based Solid state Drives (SSDs) market: Bill Watkins, Seagate’s chief executive, disclosed in an interview that the company will enter the market next year for devices … Continue reading

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Announced: Samsung’s 1.8″ 160GB Hard Drive – Spinpoint N2 Series

Today, Samsung announced a new hard disk drive series, the Spinpoint N2 series, that is going to shake some things up in the ultraportable market. It’s a 1.8-inch Hard Disk Drive (HDD) that runs at 4200 RPM, and has a … Continue reading

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1.2TB Hard Drives for Laptops?

Even as laptop manufacturers are shipping laptops with flash-based Solid State Drives, PC World is reporting that Fujitsu is working on 2.5-inch 1.2TB hard drives for laptops. Yes, you read that right – 2.5″ 1.2TB hard drives. Not only that, … Continue reading

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Solid State Drives and Laptops

PC Magazine is reporting that Alienware is adding Solid State Drives (SSD) to their notebook lineup. As PC Magazine points out, Dell added the option for SSDs to their Dell Latitude D420 lineup, as well as Fujitsu (LifeBook B6220 among … Continue reading

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The ThinkPad – 15 Years Old

Lest we forget, it was 15 years ago today that the first ThinkPad came out. Of course, it’s not the ThinkPad as we know it – more of a Tablet actually, the ThinkPad 700T, or model # 2521, sporting a … Continue reading

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