LaCie introduces three new NAS products

LaCie's new products offer small to medium businesses shared network storage options.

Mac Pro Audio Update cuts performance lag

Last week, Apple rolled out an update for recent Mac Pro models that tackles a performance issue for users running multiple applications in Mac OS X 10.6.2. Our tests found that Mac Pro Audio Update 1.0 effectively removes the performance lag you might see if you're trying to perform a task while also playing a song in iTunes.

Storage big and small at Macworld 2010

Here are a few storage devices that caught Lab Director James Galbraith's eye at Macworld Expo.

Scan-ing the crowds at Macworld 2010

Document scanning made a big impression on the show floor at Macworld Expo. Many companies demonstrated scanning solutions that involved hardware scanners, software to capture the documents, document management software, and ways to share your scans.

Macworld Lab at Expo

Macworld Lab regulars James Galbraith, Chris Holt and Roman Loyola take a geekier look inside the happenings at Macworld 2010.

Visioneer Strobe 500

The Visioneer Strobe 500's clever docking station allows it to server as both a desktop document scanner and a portable scanner.

Epson Workforce Pro GT-S50

With respectable scan times, decent scan speeds, and the best looking color scans we’ve seen from a document scanner, the Workforce Pro GT S50 is one of the better document scanners available.

Fujitsu ScanSnap S1500M

For those looking to reduce the amount of paper in their life, the space-saving, easy to use ScanSnap S1500m offers competitive price and solid performance.

HP ScanJet G3110

If you're in the market for an affordable photo scanner with the ability to capture accurate color and detail, along with the occasional slide or film scan, the HP Scanjet G3110 is worth considering.

Canon ImageFormula DR-2010M

If you’re looking for a scanner to help pare down your paper pile, the imageFORMULA DR-2010M should be on your list.

Epson Perfection V30

Epson’s Perfection V30 is an inexpensive flatbed scanner that boasts an optical resolution of 4800 dpi and 48-bit colors.

Canon CanoScan LiDE200

This flatbed scanner is speedy and affordable.

WD announces new My Book hard drives with USB 3.0

WD announces new 1 and 2TB My Book 3.0 desktop hard drives with SuperSpeed USB 3.0

FireWire vs USB: Which is faster?

When buying an external hard drive, is it worth the extra money to get a FireWire port on the back? Yes, especially if that port is (and your Mac has) FireWire 800.

Buying a printer: fact vs. fiction

The conventional wisdom about printers -- "inkjets are no good at text," for example, or "multifunctions can't do photos" -- isn't always true. James Galbraith separates a few printer myths from printer realities.