Microsoft opened 2 stores last October. Microsoft: plucky underdog or retail road kill? Storage Bits revisits one to see how it's working.
Storage is what makes a computer your computer. Robin Harris writes about storage and other tech with a focus on the SOHO/SMB market. And fun stuff, too, like PS3 supercomputers and Google's technology.
Robin Harris is Chief Analyst at TechnoQWAN LLC, based in Sedona, Arizona. He has over 30 years in the IT industry, including DEC and Sun, and degrees from Yale and the Wharton School.
Ricardo Bilton writes for ZDNet's The ToyBox.
Adobe admitted last week its flash player won't be dominant on smartphones, the fastest growing computer segment. In fact, you can watch YouTube on your iPhone today. So, Adobe, shut up already!
In the age of massive storage, search is the killer app. Surprising that Microsoft - cancelling Bing's cashback feature - can't pay users to use Bing in the middle of Great Recession. Where's the flaw: Bing or cashback?
A new storage company has introduced the world's fastest storage. At ≈$100k/TB - 1,000x your SATA drive - this isn't for gamers. But if very little time is big money, this is your baby.
A new memory technology could replace DRAM and NAND flash: fast and non-volatile. With a feature size of 4nm it is also several generations ahead of both. Is it real?
Today is Memorial Day, when Americans honor those who have fought for our country. My father, Tom, was an officer in the US Navy Medical Corps during World War II. In a brief memoir he describes a visit to Nagasaki, the 2nd city to suffer an atomic bomb attack.
You can back up your data daily - even hourly - and still lose data. Here's how it happened to me.
Apple's market cap surpassed Microsoft's yesterday. But Apple's weak tech-fu - especially in storage - threatens to derail the company and the stock price.
A hybrid of SSD and hard drive that gives you the best of both. Does Seagate's new Momentus XT deliver? See for yourself in a couple of short videos in my review.
A Seagate product manager has reportedly confirmed that 3 TB drives are coming this year. And my sources say 4 TB drives are also due in the next 90-120 days - something pricing trends also suggest. Should you wait to buy?