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The latest version of the WD My Book Studio external drive comes in capacities up to 4TB, and a USB 3.0 interface in place of FireWire 800.

Friday, 05 October 2012 08:28

LaCie goes USB 3.0 on RAIDs

LaCie has updated its 2big and 4big Quadra RAID units with USB 3.0 interfaces.

Wednesday, 06 June 2012 08:39

Belkin boosts Thunderbolt Dock with USB 3.0

Belkin has upgraded the specifications of its as yet unreleased Thunderbolt Express Dock. The device will now feature USB 3.0 and eSATA ports, and these changes have added to the price.

Tuesday, 10 January 2012 17:53

Elgato puts SSD on Thunderbolt

Elgato - best known for its TV tuners and related products - is one of the first companies to announce a storage device that takes advantage of the speed of the Thunderbolt interface provided on the latest Macs.

Tuesday, 12 July 2011 14:35

WD restyles My Book Studio, bumps capacity

The latest batch of WD external drives aimed at the Mac market come in 1TB, 2T2 and 3TB versions. THe WD My Book Studio features FireWire 800/400 and USB 2.0 interfaces.

Apple's new MacBook Pro range puts the emphasis on performance. In addition to faster processors and graphics chips, the new models mark the arrival of Thunderbolt, a new I/O technology.

Monday, 13 July 2009 07:09

Iomega eGo goes for Mac storage market

Iomega is tapping the Mac market with an aluminium-cased portable hard drive featuring FireWire 800/400 and USB 2.0 interfaces.

Published in Core Dump
Tuesday, 16 June 2009 11:42

4T in a Mac-friendly box

Want a lot of storage in a small space for your Mac? Western Digital's My Book Studio Edition II range now includes a 4T configuration.

The Mac mini - ignored by Apple for two years - has finally been given some special attention, resulting in significant and much needed improvements on multiple fronts. Graphics, storage and power consumption improvements contribute to an impressive array of improved functionality for Apple's tiniest desktop Mac.

Published in Core Dump
There's no huge surprises in Apple's new iMacs, but the company has made it harder to decide which model is right for you. Apple has concentrated on improving the internals rather than the external design of its new range.

Published in Core Dump
Disk drive manufacturer Hitachi GST is extending its play for the external storage market with the purchase of Fabrik.

Published in Listed Tech
Wednesday, 07 January 2009 02:51

Apple unveils 17in MacBook Pro with fixed battery

Rumours that Apple's new 17 in MacBook Pro would feature a fixed battery have proved correct.

Published in Core Dump
Tuesday, 21 October 2008 07:18

Why did Apple put out the FireWire?

Although the death of FireWire was long ago telegraphed when Apple stopped supporting it on the iPod, the untimely death of FireWire on the new MacBook has really fired up users who have lots of FireWire based equipment and want a MacBook – not a MacBook Pro.

Published in Fuzzy Logic




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