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Speck TwoZip HDD Case

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Today I’ve got a brief review for you of another product from Speck, it’s called the TwoZip and it’s made to be a case for carrying you 2.5” hard drive around, but it can be used for anything really. The…

RunCore 64GB Pro IV 70mm PCI-e SATA Solid State Drive SSD

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The Asus EeePC 900a is a great little netbook with one big flaw, it comes with a tiny little 4gb SSD drive that is very slow. Actually there’s two flaws, the second would be how Asus handled the updates of the operating system, they’re automatic and they fill that tiny SSD to the point where the system slows to a crawl. The OS that is on the SSD is ok for just messing around, but let’s face it, most everything is Windows and to be any kind of productive with the EeePC you’ll need to install Windows on it. This isn’t a Linux vs Windows or even vs Mac rant, so I don’t want to hear about it, this is a review of the Runcore 64gb SSD for the EeePC 900a that will turn that little netbook into not only a speed demon, but something that can be a more productive machine.

Vantec NexStar Universal Storage Adapter

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Today for review I’ve got the Vantec NexStar Universal Storage Adapter, it’s a long name but it can do quite a bit. This product will allow you to access both SATA and IDE 2.5” and 3.5” drives along with 5.25” SATA and IDE Optical drives and even 66 types of memory cards, so it does live up to it’s name or being a universal adapter.

Hitachi Unleashes Two Blazing Fast Drives for the Enterprise

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Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (Hitachi GST) today announced worldwide availability of two new 15,000 RPM Ultrastar hard drives for Tier 0/1, mission-critical, enterprise storage applications. The new drives include the Ultrastar C15K147, Hitachi’s first 15,000 RPM, 2.5-inch 6Gb/s Serial Attached…

Seagate FreeAgent Go 500Gb External Hard Drive

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During my visit to the Pepcom Holiday Spectacular the folks from Seagate were previewing their latest docks for their FreeAgent Go hard drives – the Free Agent Theatre and the Free Agent Dockstar. Of course to be able to use…

OCZ Agility Series SATA II 2.5" 60GB SSD

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The Solid State Disk or SSD is here to stay, they are the future of storage. I see them eventually almost fully replacing the mechanical hard disk. They use less power, they make no noise, they’re much more durable and…

WD Ships Industry’s First 1 TB Mobile Hard Drive

Ok… I need one of these… WD today announced two new mobile hard drives that reach new capacity extremes. The highlight is a one terabyte model — the industry’s highest-capacity 2.5-inch drive available. Industry-leading 333 GB-per-platter technology enables the new…

Deal: The Princess Bride 25th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray $3.99 on Amazon

Deal: The Princess Bride 25th Anniversary Edition…

Kristofer Brozio
This doesn’t fall under any category really but it’s a great deal that I just had to share with you…
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Black Friday: GameStop Announces Their Black Friday Deals

Black Friday: GameStop Announces Their Black Frida…

Kristofer Brozio
I got lots of Black Friday and Cyber Monday posts coming for you, and we’ll start off with GameS…
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Black Friday: At Tiger Direct Black Friday Starts Wednesday

Black Friday: At Tiger Direct Black Friday Starts…

Kristofer Brozio
Yes Tiger Direct is starting their Black Friday celebration on Wednesday but, to their credit, they…
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Dragonheart 3: The Sorcerer's Curse Coming to Blu-ray and DVD February 24th 2015

Dragonheart 3: The Sorcerer’s Curse Coming to Blu-…

Kristofer Brozio
Hmm… I don’t even remember Dragonheart 2, but  I do remember Dragonheart 1 because  of Sea…
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Cyber Monday: Walmart Running Deals all Week up to 50% Off

Cyber Monday: Walmart Running Deals all Week up to…

Kristofer Brozio
So Walmart has decided that Cyber  Monday, or Cyber Week as  they’re calling it, will sta…
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