If you're looking to upgrade your PC's hard drive in the next few months, you might want to take a look at an interesting blog post from online backup provider Backblaze. After shining a general light on how long hard drives actually last late last year, the company took to its blog on Tuesday to provide a detailed look at how consumer-grade hard drives from Hitachi, Seagate, and Western Digital performed in Backblaze's storage pods.
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Carry your music, video, and photos in style with WD's My Passport Essential Portable Drive. These elegant portable drives are simple to use, light and easy to carry and require no power adapter as they are powered directly through the USB cable. They are compatible with Windows and Mac.
Higher capacity music players and laptop computers could be on the way thanks to a new hard-disk drive from Toshiba that manages a 25 percent jump in storage space over current models.