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Seagate Backup Plus Slim 2TB Portable HDD Review

by Rob Williams on April 4, 2014 in External Storage

Seagate’s Backup Plus Slim is a portable drive that boasts some impressive features on paper, It crams 2TB into a super-small form-factor; just half-an-inch thick. It bundles Seagate’s own Dashboard backup software, which offers a couple of neat options we’ve never seen before. But it’s biggest draw? The sub-$120 pricetag.

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WD Red 4TB NAS Hard Drive Review

by Rob Williams on November 13, 2013 in Hard Drives

With the recent release of WD’s long-awaited 4TB ‘Red’ model, folks looking to fill their networked-storage box up with the largest density drives now find themselves with two options to ponder. Join us as we establish which drive comes out the victor – WD’s Red or Seagate’s NAS HDD – after their head-to-head battle.

WD My Cloud EX4 NAS Server

WD My Cloud EX4 Personal Cloud Storage NAS Review

by Greg King on November 12, 2013 in Network-Attached Storage

WD is somewhat new to the NAS game, but it made a splash with its single-drive My Cloud that we took a look at last month. It’s now following-up with a 4-bay variant of that NAS, focused more on the higher-end user. Better-still: It comes diskless, or packed with WD’s own Red NAS drives. How well does the company’s latest NAS stack up?

WD My Cloud

Do-It-Yourself Cloud Storage: WD My Cloud 2TB Review

by Greg King on October 2, 2013 in Network-Attached Storage

WD poses this question: Why store your sensitive data online, when the storage space is limited, and the security out of your control? Its answer: WD My Cloud, a NAS-like device that enables you to create a personal cloud in your home, quickly and easily. Say hello to huge storage (2~4TB) and no recurring subscription fees.

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Moving Your ‘Non-Movable’ Android Apps to an SD Card

by Rob Williams on September 20, 2013 in External Storage, Mobile

Have an Android device that’s quickly running out of space due to limited internal memory? Have a large collection of apps that refuse to move over to your SD card? If either of these is true, then you need to know about a simple tweak that can be done to forcibly move over many apps to your SD card – all without rooting.

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Title Author Date Categories
Seagate Backup Plus Slim 2TB Portable HDD Review Rob Williams April 4, 2014 External Storage
WD Red 4TB NAS Hard Drive Review Rob Williams November 13, 2013 Hard Drives
WD My Cloud EX4 Personal Cloud Storage NAS Review Greg King November 12, 2013 Network-Attached Storage
Do-It-Yourself Cloud Storage: WD My Cloud 2TB Review Greg King October 2, 2013 Network-Attached Storage
Moving Your ‘Non-Movable’ Android Apps to an SD Card Rob Williams September 20, 2013 External Storage, Mobile
WD My Passport Slim 1TB Portable Hard Drive Review Rob Williams September 16, 2013 Storage
Synology DS213+ NAS Server Review Greg King September 4, 2013 Network-Attached Storage
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB Review Rob Williams August 12, 2013 Hard Drives
WD My Passport Ultra 1TB Portable Hard Drive Review Rob Williams August 9, 2013 External Storage
SanDisk Ultra Plus 256GB SSD Review Robert Tanner July 29, 2013 Solid-State Drives
Securely Erasing Your SSD with Linux: A How-To Rob Williams July 22, 2013 Linux, Storage, TG Tip
Addonics CipherUSB Review – Portable Encryption Made Easy Brett Thomas July 3, 2013 External Storage, Security
WD Se 4TB Enterprise Hard Drive Review Rob Williams May 28, 2013 Hard Drives
OCZ Vertex 3.20 120GB SSD Review Robert Tanner May 27, 2013 Solid-State Drives
Seagate Desktop HDD.15 4TB Review Rob Williams May 8, 2013 Hard Drives
Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD 500GB Review Robert Tanner April 22, 2013 Hard Drives, Solid-State Drives
Intel 335 Series 180GB SSD Review Robert Tanner March 18, 2013 Solid-State Drives
Vantec NexStar WiFi Hard Drive Dock Review Rob Williams March 4, 2013 External Storage
Corsair Neutron GTX 240GB SSD Review Robert Tanner February 20, 2013 Solid-State Drives
Seagate Constellation ES.3 4TB Enterprise Hard Drive Review Rob Williams February 18, 2013 Hard Drives
SSDs at the Office – Trials, Tribulations and Still Worth It Brett Thomas February 15, 2013 Solid-State Drives, Staff Editorials
Kingston DT HyperX Predator 512GB Flash Drive Review Rob Williams February 13, 2013 External Storage
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB SSD Review Robert Tanner February 5, 2013 Solid-State Drives
WD RE 4TB Hard Drive Review Rob Williams January 21, 2013 Hard Drives
OCZ Vector 256GB SSD Review Robert Tanner January 14, 2013 Solid-State Drives
WD Black 4TB Hard Drive Review Rob Williams January 2, 2013 Hard Drives, Storage
NETGEAR ReadyNAS Duo v2 NAS Server Review Greg King December 28, 2012 Network-Attached Storage, Networking
Thecus N5550 5-bay SMB/SOHO NAS Server Review Rob Williams September 26, 2012 Network-Attached Storage
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Western Digital Red NAS Hard Drive Review Rob Williams August 27, 2012 Hard Drives
Western Digital My Passport 2TB Portable Hard Drive Review Rob Williams July 10, 2012 External Storage
OCZ Vertex 4 240GB SATA 6Gbit/s SSD Review Robert Tanner July 3, 2012 Solid-State Drives
Western Digital VelociRaptor 1TB 10K RPM Hard Drive Review Rob Williams June 20, 2012 Hard Drives
OCZ RevoDrive Hybrid PCIe Hybrid SSD Review Robert Tanner March 5, 2012 Solid-State Drives
An Introduction to FreeNAS – The Do-It-Yourself NAS OS Greg King February 29, 2012 Network-Attached Storage
Synology DS212 NAS Server Review Greg King February 13, 2012 Network-Attached Storage
Meet Intel’s Cherryville: 520 Series 240GB SSD Review Robert Tanner February 6, 2012 Solid-State Drives
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Kingston Wi-Drive for iDevices Review Brett Thomas November 30, 2011 External Storage
Kingston HyperX 240GB SATA 6Gbit/s SSD Review Robert Tanner September 19, 2011 Solid-State Drives
Lexar Echo MX 32GB Backup Thumb Drive Review Rob Williams August 31, 2011 External Storage
Battle of the SATA 3.0 Controllers Rob Williams August 29, 2011 Storage
Western Digital Scorpio Blue 1TB Mobile Hard Drive Review Rob Williams August 17, 2011 Hard Drives
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Intel Z68 SSD Disk Caching Showdown Ryan Perry June 20, 2011 Solid-State Drives
Disabling Windows Pagefile & Hibernation to Reclaim SSD Space Rob Williams June 17, 2011 Solid-State Drives, Windows
Intel’s Smart Response; SSD Caching Tested Ryan Perry May 16, 2011 Solid-State Drives
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Thermaltake Max 5G Hard Drive Enclosure Rob Williams February 11, 2011 External Storage
Kingston HyperX Max 3.0 128GB Portable SSD Rob Williams February 9, 2011 Solid-State Drives
Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 32GB Rob Williams November 17, 2010 External Storage
Seagate Momentus XT 500GB William Kelley November 1, 2010 Hard Drives
Thermaltake BlacX 5G HDD Docking Station Rob Williams September 27, 2010 External Storage
Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Desk 3TB Rob Williams September 20, 2010 External Storage
OCZ RevoDrive 120GB PCI Express SSD Robert Tanner August 23, 2010 Solid-State Drives
OCZ Revo 120GB PCI Express SSD Performance Preview Robert Tanner July 28, 2010 Solid-State Drives
Corsair Nova Series V128 128GB SSD Robert Tanner July 14, 2010 Solid-State Drives
OCZ Enyo 128GB USB 3.0 Portable SSD Rob Williams July 5, 2010 Solid-State Drives
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OCZ Vertex 2 100GB Robert Tanner June 2, 2010 Solid-State Drives
Western Digital VelociRaptor 600GB William Kelley May 24, 2010 Hard Drives
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Western Digital SiliconEdge Blue 256GB Robert Tanner April 19, 2010 Solid-State Drives
OCZ Vertex Turbo 120GB Robert Tanner March 19, 2010 Solid-State Drives
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Kingston SSDNow V+ Series 128GB Robert Tanner February 15, 2010 Solid-State Drives
Seagate Barracuda XT 2TB William Kelley January 27, 2010 Hard Drives
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Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB William Kelley December 23, 2009 Hard Drives
Addonics CipherChain Hard Drive Encryption Rob Williams December 9, 2009 Security, Storage
Quick-Gage: Kingston 16GB DataTraveler Locker+ Rob Williams December 2, 2009 External Storage, Security
Intel’s 34nm TRIM Firmware & SSD Toolbox Rob Williams October 27, 2009 Storage
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Kingston SSDNow M Series Bundle Rob Williams May 22, 2009 Solid-State Drives
Maxtor OneTouch 4 Mini 320GB Rory Buszka July 29, 2008 External Storage
Thermaltake BlacX Hard Drive Docking Station K. Samwell April 14, 2008 External Storage
VOX V1 750GB External Hard Drive Greg King March 20, 2008 External Storage
OCZ ATV 2GB & ATV Turbo 4GB William Kelley December 11, 2007 External Storage
Kingston 8GB DataTraveler II+ Migo Edition Colin Huckstep November 26, 2007 External Storage
Maxtor OneTouch 4 Plus 500GB External Hard Drive Nate Marion November 23, 2007 External Storage
Vantec EZ Swap EX & NexStar SX 2.5″ Hard-Drive Enclosures Rob Williams August 14, 2007 External Storage
Seagate FreeAgent Pro 750GB Rory Buszka April 13, 2007 External Storage
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Seagate Momentus 7200.2 160GB Notebook Drive Rob Williams March 29, 2007 Hard Drives
HighPoint RocketRAID 2310 Greg King March 21, 2007 Storage
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Enermax Glory Matt Serrano January 30, 2007 External Storage
Seagate Savvio 15K – Next Gen Enterprise Drive? Rob Williams January 19, 2007 Hard Drives
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Seagate Barracuda 750GB ES Greg King November 27, 2006 Hard Drives
Vantec eSATA Products Roundup Rob Williams November 13, 2006 External Storage
OCZ Roadster 1GB Matthew Harris November 3, 2006 External Storage
Icy Dock MB453 Matthew Harris October 20, 2006 External Storage
Toshiba 200GB 4200RPM 2.5" Hard Drive Rob Williams October 18, 2006 Hard Drives
Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 320GB Rob Williams September 11, 2006 Hard Drives
Vizo Mirrorbox 32-in-1 Card Reader Matthew Harris August 18, 2006 External Storage
Western Digital 500GB RE2 Rob Williams August 14, 2006 Hard Drives
OCZ Rally2 4GB Thumb Drive Rob Williams August 9, 2006 External Storage
OCZ 1GB Mini-Kart USB Thumb Drive Matthew Harris June 16, 2006 External Storage
Seagate 750GB Barracuda 7200.10 Rob Williams May 17, 2006 Hard Drives
Samsung SH-S162L DVD+RW Burner Matthew Harris May 10, 2006 External Storage
Seagate 500GB Barracuda 7200.9 Rob Williams May 8, 2006 Hard Drives
Vizo Luxon External HDD Enclosure Rob Williams March 22, 2006 External Storage
Seagate Momentus 5400.3 160GB Mobile HDD Rob Williams March 21, 2006 Hard Drives
Vantec NexStar3 Enclosure Greg King January 13, 2006 External Storage
Corsair Voyager 4GB Thumb Drive Rob Williams December 6, 2005 External Storage
Thermaltake Max 4 3.5inch HDD Enclosure Rob Williams October 26, 2005 External Storage
OCZ Rally 2GB Thumb Drive Rob Williams October 3, 2005 External Storage
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