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It is common knowledge of those “in the know” that if you want to make a quick and “cheap” upgrade to your computer be it a laptop, desktop and even most slightly older macs you can get an SSD to boost your performance.

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The Newegg store on eBay is offering the Seagate Desktop 6TB 3.5-Inch Internal Drive retail kit for only $199.99 shipped. That’s $150 off the list price, … 115 more words


Hard Drive Health Checking

Hard drives use S.M.A.R.T. (Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting Technology)

Use CrystalDiskInfo

CrystalDiskInfo is an easy-to-use, open-source program that can quickly display the S.M.A.R.T. status reported by your hard drive in Windows. 6 more words


Backup Solutions

I seem to face this problem every couple of years. How does one do a reliable and secure backup? I’ve been using the same system for quite a few years now and it’s basic but it worked. 258 more words


HDD from netbook to pc will OS work ?

As the thread title says i have just dismantled an underpowered netbook that came with win 7 on a 320 gb sata drive , if i put this in my pc as the bootable drive would it work ? 22 more words

Science And Technology

Fast and Faster

12G SAS.

Only as fast as the slowest component – this has always been the mantra of IT systems. HP now has 12G SAS available across its range of server and storage products. 22 more words

Product Management

Get it Out of my Head!

On Saturday morning I was in bed watching an interview with Thomas McInerery when an idea came to me. A(nother) new Social Network.

It soon became clear that I couldn’t focus on anything other than that idea. 580 more words