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Access files on the go with new CrashPlan apps

Backing up has become quite easy in recent years thanks to online services like CrashPlan. Now, if you're a CrashPlan+ or Pro subscriber, you can even access files from your iOS device, thanks to a pair of free apps released Friday.

Remains of the Day: The friendly iSkies

One airline is handing out iPad 2s like peanuts, Samsung has a plan in store for the iPhone 5's debut, and Apple's clouds are about to open up.

Seagate to offer 4TB external drive for $250

Seagate is preparing to ship the industry's first 4TB external drive.

Remains of the Day: Starz struck

U2's frontman puts in a good word for Steve Jobs, Apple lets a hard drive of confidential information slip through its fingers, and details on what exactly the crazy folks at Starz turned down.

Inside Prosoft’s Data Rescue Center

Prosoft recently opened its new Data Rescue Center, a service for recovering data from dead hard drives.

Hands on with Lion Recovery Disk Assistant

Apple has released a simple utility for creating a bootable Lion Recovery volume from any external USB drive. While Apple's instructions for using Lion Recovery Disk Assistant seem simple enough, there's a lot more you should know.

Back up your iTunes media files

Even though Apple now allows you to re-download some purchased content, it's always a good idea to back up your iTunes media files. Kirk McElhearn offers his tips.

Apple releases Lion Recovery Disk Assistant

On Monday, Apple released Lion Recovery Disk Assistant, a tool that lets you create a Lion Recovery partition on an external hard drive.

Migrate Time Machine backup to new Mac in Lion

One of the unsung features of Lion is the ability to migrate a Time Machine backup from an old Mac to a new one.

Space Gremlin 1.2

Space Gremlin 1.2 is a a swift, excellent file management tool that gives you analytical data about your hard drive and facilitates a number of simple actions. It’s easy to use, attractive to look at, informative, and best of all, it just works.