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Toshiba touts industry's densest SSDs with faster performance

Toshiba today announced a new line of solid-state drives that use 19-nanometer process technology, the smallest circuitry to date.

Seagate to acquire storage company LaCie

On Wednesday, hard drive manufacturer Seagate announced that it will acquire a controlling interest in LaCie.

Report: 60TB disk drives could be a reality in 2016

Advanced technologies such as HAMR could mean disk drive capacities from 30TB to 60TB by 2016, according to a new report by IHS iSuppli.

Pixorial leads with Google Drive: Will developers follow?

Can Google Drive make inroads with iOS developers? And with cloud-based services proliferating, how can developers choose among them?

iCloud storage upgrade extended for MobileMe users

Users of Apple’s older, soon-to-be defunct cloud-storage service still have until June 30 to move to iCloud, but MobileMe customers now have until September 30 to enjoy free upgrades to their iCloud storage.

Researchers use diamonds to boost computer memory

Researchers were able to use diamond tipped tools to add pressure to a phase-change memory alloy and increase its data storing capacity and performance.

Hands on with Amazon Cloud Drive for Mac

Amazon on Wednesday launched Cloud Drive for Mac, a means by which you can access your Amazon-hosted cloud storage from your desktop--sort of. Staff writer Lex Friedman goes hands on.

TechHive: How Google Drive's terms of service measure up

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From TechHive: Glenn Fleishman isn't afraid of the big, bad Google Drive. But he thinks Google erred in not tightening its policies to match those of other cloud-based storage services.

Weekly Wrap: WWDC, Apple earnings, Adobe Creative, and more

Worldwide Developers Conference tickets came and went, we launched a brand new website, and Adobe unveiled Creative Suite 6. Those stories and more qualify for this week's edition of the Weekly Wrap, in which we'll highlight Macworld's most significant stories from the week gone by.

Elgato's Thunderbolt Cable now available

Elgato's Thunderbolt Cable will be available on May 4.

TechHive: Hands on with SkyDrive

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Microsoft has revamped SkyDrive, its cloud-storage service. Is it better than Dropbox? Here's what Lex Friedman found when took the new SkyDrive for a spin.

Privacy advocates slam Google Drive's privacy policies

Privacy advocates and cloud services users are concerned about Google's terms of use for its new Drive storage services, saying Google can basically do what it wants with a customer's data.

Amazon releases Send to Kindle software for Mac

Amazon releases Send to Kindle for Mac, providing drag-and-drop, contextual menu, and printer options for storing documents on your Kindle device.