How to Add Extra Storage to Your MacBook

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The MacBook Air and Retina MacBook Pros don’t allow you to swap out storage drives unfortunately, so here are a few ways you can add extra storage to your MacBook without any hassle. The nice thing about older MacBooks is that they came with traditional laptop hard drives that you could swap out for a […]

Double Your iPhone 5 Storage with a Catch

The iPhone 5s and iPhone 5 Mophie Space pack can double your storage.

There is a new iPhone 5 case that can double the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s storage without buying a new iPhone. If you need more room for photos, movies and files this case lets you carry them all with you, but it’s not cheap and you can’t use it the same as storage built-in […]

How to Free Up Space on Mac

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If you have a MacBook Air or even a newer MacBook Pro, you know that storage can be a premium, thanks to Apple using solid state storage. Of course, you can upgrade it to as much as 512GB of storage, but most of us like to save money and go with the lowest tier, thinking […]

What Size iPad Should You Buy?

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We’re in right smack dab in the middle of an iPad refresh, meaning that it’s been around six months since the iPad was last updated, and it’ll probably be another six months before it gets updated again. However, plenty of buyers are still in the market for an Apple slate and there are more choices […]

iPhone Flash Drives Now Exist, but They’re Pricey

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Since the introduction of microUSB flash drives at CES earlier this year, we’ve been wondering when we would see a similar product arrive for the iPhone and iPad. However, that day has finally arrived. Hyper, the makers behind those robust MacBook battery packs that we love so much, have come up with a Lightning flash […]

How to Install an SSD in a Laptop

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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 […]

LaCie Fuel Now Gives Your iPad 2TB of Extra Storage

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LaCie’s expandable storage accessory for iPad, called the Fuel, has received a generous storage boost from 1TB to 2TB. The Fuel was first unveiled at CES 2014 earlier this year, but was capped at 1TB. While that’s more than enough storage for most casual users, LaCie knows that there are quite a bit of iPad […]

Google Drive Prices Drop, Is the Best Deal in Town

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Google has announced changes to its pricing plans for Google Drive storage. The company has lowered its tiered pricing plans and is now offering 100GB of storage for $1.99 per month, 1TB for $9.99 per month and 10TB for $99.99 per month. This essentially puts Google Drive as one of the cheapest cloud storage solutions […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 32GB Confirmed for U.S. Carrier

The Samsung Galaxy S5 release in the United States is inching closer towards the April release date, and today we learned some valuable details regarding what options customers will have from US carriers. While last week the Galaxy S5 cleared the FCC for multiple carriers, and even US Cellular yesterday, we’re still not sure exactly […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Storage Beats Galaxy S4

The Galaxy S5 beats the Galaxy S4 on available storage, and both include a Micro SD card slot.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 will offer more storage than the Samsung Galaxy S4, and more storage than we originally reported, for nearly 11GB of free space for users who buy the device. At the Samsung Galaxy S5 event we shared that the demo units only offered 8.65GB of storage to users, close to the amount […]

iPhone 5c Delivers Most Available Storage, Galaxy S4 the Least

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Most smartphones nowadays come with either 16GB or 32GB storage options, with some phones offering as low as 8GB and even as high 64GB. However, what’s advertised is not what users actually get, because the mobile OS takes up some of that storage space right off the bat. It turns out that the iPhone 5c […]

LaCie Adds Whopping 1 TB of Storage to iPad, iPhone

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With Apple’s iPhone topping out at 64 GB and iPad capped off at 128 GB, sometimes that may not be enough to store all your photos, videos, music, and movies. And given that Apple doesn’t offer expandable storage on these devices, users cannot switch out a memory card and instead must rely on cloud storage, […]

LaCie Sphere External Hard Drive Is the Perfect Match to the Mac Pro

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If you’re looking for an external hard drive to go along with your spankin’-new Mac Pro’s cylindrical look, LaCie just made official a new external hard drive that’s essentially a chrome ball that sits on your desk, making it one of the more attractive external hard drives we’ve ever seen. It’s called the Sphere, and […]

Lenovo Beacon Home Cloud Brings Media Sharing to Your Home

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At the Consumer Electronics Show, Lenovo introduced a home cloud center called the Lenovo Beacon. The Beacon is essentially a wireless storage device that serves as a local cloud where users host and store their files, photos, and media on a local hard drive. Users can connect additional HDD or swap out HDD to augment […]

How to Reclaim “Other” Storage Space on Your iOS Device

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If you’re running low on storage space on your iPhone or iPad, you may think you just have too many apps installed, or that your music collection is getting out of hand. But that may not be the case entirely. Instead, there might be a slew of hidden files that are taking up space on […]

Western Digital Adding Helium to Hard Drives for Denser Storage

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Western Digital is now starting to ship its hard drives with helium inside in order to make more room for more storage in a single hard drive. HGST, a subsidiary of Western Digital, has announced that it is now shipping a 6TB hard drive known as the Ultrastar He6. The new drive uses 23% less […]

What iPad Air Size Should You Buy?

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The iPad air will be officially launching on November 1, and if you’ve decided that you’re going all-in with the new tablet, you’re next question is most likely which storage size that you’ll want to go with. Most veteran Apple users will already know what they want, but if you’re going to be a first-time […]

5 Worst Broken Promises in Mobile Tech

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Technology companies promise customers the moon and the stars nearly every time they launch a major new product or announce a new service. But they often leave us feeling broken-hearted as they don’t deliver on those promises. Too often exuberant tech executives lead us down the path of mobile tech bliss, only to leave us […]

iOS 7 Update Storage Issues Strike

The iOS 7 update error for not enough storage.

The iOS 7 release is finally here and it’s anything but a smooth ride for 16GB iPhone and iPad owners who need to clear out space for the iOS 7 update to download and install. Compounding this problem is the general iOS 7 Software Update Failed error that many users are getting while attempting to […]

How to Add Storage to Your iPhone 5S, iPad 5: Kingston MobileLite Review

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In the post-PC revolution, computers are being replaced with smartphones and tablets. Unfortunately, for many consumers making that switch, the transition isn’t all smooth sailing. Though devices like the Google Nexus 4, Apple iPhone 5 and forthcoming iPhone 5S, the iPad 4 and forthcoming iPad 5 tablets, and the HTC One Android smartphones offer plenty […]