How to Install an SSD in a Laptop


Installing a solid-state drive (SSD) in a laptop or desktop computer is one of the best upgrades you can do for your computer. Boot times will improve and applications will load a lot faster than if you were using just a regular hard drive. I recently upgraded my mother’s laptop to an SSD and decided […]

Seagate Wireless Plus Adds 1 TB Storage to Your Smartphone, Tablet


At the Consumer Electronics Show, Seagate announced a portable wireless hard drive that would serve as a companion to your smartphone, tablet, or ultrabook to give you up to an additional terabyte of storage. This far exceeds the maximum smartphone storage right now, which is 64 GB of internal storage on devices like the Galaxy […]

Seagate GoFlex Satellite Android App Now Available

Seagate GoFlex Wireless

Seagate has just released an Android app that connects to their recently released Seagate GoFlex Satellite WiFi equipped hard drive for streaming movies and music. The Seagate GoFlex Satellite is a 500GB hard drive with a built in battery and WiFi, which allows your smartphones and tablets to connect to the hard drive. The GoFlexSatellite can connect support up to 3 different devices streaming 3 different HD movies at the same time. Seagate announced today […]

Seagate GoFlex Slim Announced, Win a GoFlex Slim of Your Own [Contest]

Seagate GoFlex Slim

Seagate has just announced the Seagate GoFlex Slim, a 320GB USB 3.0 hard drive that is as slim as a pencil and includes a blazing fast 7200RPM hard drive in an incredibly portable package. The Seagate GoFlex Slim has a USB 3.0 connection and is backwards compatible with USB 2.0. The GoFlex slim wraps a […]

Giveaway: Five 1.5TB GoFlex USB 3.0 Hard Drives on


If you’ve been searching for a great deal on an external hard drive for Black Friday 2010 we have the best deal around –Free! Seagate is giving away five 1.5TB Ultra Portable GoFlex USB 3.0 Hard Drives over on In addition to the contest Seagate is highlighting numerous deals on external hard drives running through Monday November 29th […]

Pogoplug Now Shipping: Access Files from Anywhere


What can $99 buy?   How about the ability to access a USB hard drive from anywhere in the world with no subscription fee.   Cloud Engines has announced that the Pogoplug, a small device that connects a USB hard drive to the Internet, is now shipping.   Touted as easy and secure, the Pogoplug […]

Deal of the Day: 500GB Hard Drive for $78

Amazon is selling a 500GB Portable Hard Drive for just $78.39, making it an affordable choice for backing up multiple mobile PCs. The Hammer MoreSpace 500GB USB 2.0 drive is normally priced at $136.99. The sale price includes free shipping. For more details, visit LogicBuy.

Data Locker

This is the Data Locker Pro AES, a platform independent portable hard drive with 256 bit hardware AES encryption.

Wipe That Hard Drive Completely Clean

As friends and colleagues look at getting new notebooks and netbooks and replacing older systems, the inevitable question comes up: what do I do with my old hard drive and ensure people don’t see my personal data. Doing a simple format just doesn’t cut it. Personally, I always take a hammer to the old hard […]