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Thunderbolt storage drives to strike later in 2013

After some of the product announcements made at this week's National Association of Broadcasters trade show in Las Vegas, look for more storage devices sporting Thunderbolt interfaces to hit the market later this year.

Intel doubles speed of Thunderbolt interconnect

Intel has doubled the speed of the Thunderbolt data transfer technology, which will soon shuttle data between host computers like Macs and peripherals at a rate of 20 gbps (bits per second).

The Week in Mac Accessories: You should see our USBs!

If you're looking for the latest USB 3.0 technology (including the hubbiest hub ever) look no further than the latest Mac-accessory roundup. Also: cases, key covers, adapter holders, super docks, air filters, and even a backpack.

Remains of the Day: Back in a flash

One analyst contends that Apple's real business model is storage, which at least explains why it's building such a huge new headquarters. Plus, your iMessages are really way more secure than they probably need to be.

Storage wars heat up, as Amazon syncs Cloud Drive

Amazon is stepping up its cloud storage capabilities with a new file-syncing feature that lets you access content across multiple devices.

on techhive.com

Apple leads consumer cloud storage wars

Apple is dominating the cloud storage wars, followed by Dropbox, Amazon, and Google according to Strategy Analytics "Cloud Media Services" survey.

Dropbox 2.0 revamps menu bar interface

Version 2.0 of Dropbox brings a brand new experience to the app's venerable menu bar interface.

The Week in Mac Accessories: Portable power

This week's roundup of new accessories for the Mac include ways to make sure you have all the power and protection you need.

Dropbox unveils new Sync API

Dropbox on Wednesday introduced its new Sync API, which the company says will let developers focus on their apps' core functionality, while Dropbox handles the intricacies of file syncing.

Expo Notes: IDrive offers online backup and cloud-based syncing services

New to Macworld/iWorld's show floor this year is IDrive, which offers cloud-based online backup and syncing services.

Remains of the Day: Globetrotting

Tim Cook's in China, the former CEO of one of Apple's acquisitions speaks in Israel, and one Russian city unveils a memorial to the late Steve Jobs.

Kingston's 1TB thumb drive packs massive storage capacity in tiny package

The USB 3.0 flash drive is not yet shipping, but you can get it in a 512GB model, which costs a whopping $1750

on pcworld.com

Fusion Drive can now be added to entry-level iMac

Apple's entry-level desktop now offers the company's new Fusion Drive as a build-to-order option.