Toshiba SSD opens door to MacBook Air alternatives

Toshiba SSD opens door to MacBook Air alternatives

The MacBook Air's most slimming component isn't so unique anymore.On Monday, Toshiba Corp. announced a supposedly new product, the Blade...

November 8th, 2010 jared newman

Intel, Toshiba, Samsung aim to halve chip circuitry size

Intel, Toshiba, Samsung aim to halve chip circuitry size

Three unlikely bedfellows have joined forces to halve the size of the technology used to make NAND flash chips and...

November 1st, 2010 Lucas Mearian

IDC: Better storage tech could trim power, cooling costs

IDC: Better storage tech could trim power, cooling costs

The migration to smaller drives and the use of solid-state drives (SSD) are among several key technologies that will lead...

October 26th, 2010 Lucas Mearian

SanDisk releases postage stamp-sized SSD

SanDisk releases postage stamp-sized SSD

SanDisk Corp. Wednesday unveiled a solid state drive (SSD) that is smaller than a postage stamp and weighs less than a paperclip.The...

August 23rd, 2010 Lucas Mearian

Samsung unveils its densest 2TB desktop hard drive

Samsung unveils its densest 2TB desktop hard drive

Samsung Electronics Co. today announced what it's calling the world's highest-density hard disk drive for desktop systems.The 3.5-in EcoGreen F4,...

August 9th, 2010 Lucas Mearian

Hitachi touts hard drive for ultra-light PCs

Hitachi touts hard drive for ultra-light PCs

At the behest of equipment manufacturers looking to build a new class of ultra-thin notebooks, Hitachi GST announced today it...

June 1st, 2010 Lucas Mearian

IBM BladeCentre offers speed, power savings

IBM BladeCentre offers speed, power savings

Optimizing power consumption, CPU performance, and form factor is a never-ending battle in server design and IBM's Bladecentre HS22  succeeds...

August 17th, 2009 John Bass

40 obsolete technologies

40 obsolete technologies

By the time you read this story, the Internet may be obsolete.Okay, maybe not. But you never know. With technology...

August 13th, 2009 JR Raphael

Cheaper, faster solid state drives from Intel

Cheaper, faster solid state drives from Intel

Intel made a splash with it launched its first solid-state drive (SSD) last year: Its models delivered the best performance...

July 21st, 2009 IDG News Service