Yottabytes: Storage and Disaster Recovery:

November, 2013


November 30, 2013  9:56 AM

I Finally Got a Terabyte On My Laptop

Posted by: Sharon Fisher
cloud storage, samsung, solid-state, ssd, terabyte hard disk, western digital

A little over two years ago, Samsung and Western Digital each announced 9.5 cm 1 TB hard disk drives, which caused me to say at the time “I want a terabyte on my laptop.” Now’s...

November 29, 2013  12:17 AM

How Not to Throw $7.5 Million In the Garbage

Posted by: Sharon Fisher
backup, data storage

However bad a day you might have had lately, it can’t compare with that of James Howells. Howells is the guy from Wales who realized that the hard disk he threw away actually contained a cryptographic key giving him access to Bitcoin – the

November 24, 2013  12:19 PM

Stop Poking USBs Into the ISS International Space Station!

Posted by: Sharon Fisher
flash drives, memory stick, thumb drives, usb

Sigh. We tell you and tell you and...

November 8, 2013  5:38 PM

Western Digital Rises to the Top With Helium Drive

Posted by: Sharon Fisher
hitachi, western digital

Western Digital announced this week a 6TB disk drive filled with helium. Let the jokes begin. The...


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