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Seagate hard drives get larger, sexier

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Seagate jumps early into the CES frenzy, announcing a silver-plated hard drive, as well as other new drives with capacities ranging from 1TB to 4TB.

What you need to know about Thunderbolt 2

Curious about Thunderbolt 2? Here's the lowdown on this fast throughout technology.

Promise Pegasus2 R6

First look: Promise's Pegasus2 R6 Thunderbolt 2 RAID array

Macworld Lab takes a look at this new Thunderbolt 2-based storage device and compares it to its predecessor.

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The Week in Mac Accessories: Batteries up!

This week's roundup of Mac accessories includes batteries that let you keep computing long after the your MacBook is ready to call it a day. We've also got speakers, sleeves, headphones, and more.

Seagate Central review: One of the easiest network-attached storage devices to set up

Central is an easy-to-use NAS hard drive that provides remote access and can back up your Facebook photos.

WD My Passport Slim

My Passport Slim review: Solid 1TB portable hard drive, but nothing flashy

Western Digital's portable My Passport Slim is a USB 3 hard drive priced at $100.

Angelbird SSD2go

SSD2go review: Speedy portable solid-state drive available in an array of colors

Angelbird's SSD2go is a fast performer and you can customize the case colors to match your personality.

The Week in Mac Accessories: Open, Sesame!

This week's roundup of new Mac gear includes a device that ensures that your MacBook works only when you're nearby. Plus, we've got new keyboards, new speakers, and more.

mBack review: Hard drive cleverly hides behind your iMac

mLogic's hard drive is designed to mount of an iMac or Apple display stand.

Mac startup drive icon

How to format a startup drive for a Mac

If you want to format a drive that will be used as your Mac’s startup disk, the procedure is a little different from formatting it for use as a secondary drive for storing data.