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HomePipe App Streams iTunes to Your Android Phone [Streaming]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, Android, Android apps, ANT, Ants, app, apple, apple.com, Apps, AR, Ati, Av, Bp, C5, C6, cat, clear, Cloud, color, D3, d8, de, Display, droid, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Et, ff, Free, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, hand, Hd, Home, Home Automation, Homepipe, Id, Im, images, In, Iphone, iPhone Apps, Isp, iTunes, itunes streaming, La, Labels, Mac, mid, Ming, Mod, Mp3, Ms, Music, Nes, Of, om, One, order, P3, Pad, Padd, PC, phone, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, rom, RSS, Rv, serve, Software, storage, Stream, Streaming, streams, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, twist, Up, Us, V, X1

HomePipe’s a relatively new cloud-based storage app that’s introduced a new twist: streaming your iTunes music from your Mac or PC to your Android phone. There are a couple of caveats, though. More

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The Kinkiest USB Sticks Around [Concepts]

by on May.31, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, bin, Bp, bus, Buses, cat, clear, color, Concept, Concepts, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, EC, Epic, Et, ff, Flash Drives, game, Ge, Gender symbol usb sticks, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hard, Hardware, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ink, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, Kaan Kiris, kin, La, Labels, Memory, mid, Mod, NK, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pig, Ping, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, sex, Shop, shopping, storage, Style, Symbols, Tag, tech, TI, tie, TV, Us, usb, Usb sticks, V, War, X1

These are bound to be the dirtiest USB sticks you’ll ever see. Each stick depicts both the male and female gender symbols, yet can piggyback onto another stick like some bizarre sex game. More

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What’s He Got Up His Sleeve? Why, 4GB of Data, That’s What [Apparel]

by on May.27, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 4G, 5, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ally, and, ANT, Ants, app, Apparel, AR, ash, Av, bin, Bp, car, cat, clear, color, Cuff Links, Cufflinks, dash, data, de, Display, Documents, drm, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, emory, Et, F1, ff, flash, Flash drive cufflinks, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hard, Hardware, Hd, Home Automation, HTML, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ink, Io, Ion, Isp, La, Labels, Link, Memory, Men, mid, Mod, Nerd, Nes, Net, nin, NK, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Red, RSS, Rv, serve, silver, Solid State, storage, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, TI, TV, Up, Us, usb, Usb cufflinks, Usb stick cuff links, Usb stick cufflinks, Usb sticks, V, Via, War, what, why, X1

Combining form and function (and just a little dash of nerdlinger-ness), these USB cufflinks actually have 2GB of flash memory each. That’s 4GB of secret documents you could be carrying with you.

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DVDs Could Hold 1,000x Capacity of Blu-rays With New Japanese Research [DVDs]

by on May.24, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, Ants, AR, arc, Art, ash, Ati, Av, Blu-Ray, Blu-ray Disc, Blu-ray Disc Association, Bp, capacity, cat, Cia, city, clear, color, dash, data, de, Discs, Display, Ds, dvd, DVDs, E, e1, Ea, EC, Et, F2, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, japan, japanese, Japanese dvd capacity, La, Labels, Memory, Meta, mid, Mod, movie, movies, My, Nes, Of, om, One, order, Ovi, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Research, RSS, Rv, Scientists, sea, search, serve, soc, storage, Storage Capacity, Style, Tag, tech, TI, time, TV, Up, Upgrade, Us, V, Vide, Video, Wai, wait, Waiting, X1

While we’re waiting for the Blu-ray Disc Association to upgrade discs to 128GB capacity , Japanese scientists have found a way to increase DVD capacity by 1,000 times—using just a slick of metal material over each disc. More

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Seagate Dishes Out Momentus XT HDD, World’s Fastest 2.5-Inch HDD [Hard Drives]

by on May.24, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, book, Bp, Breaking, cat, clear, color, de, Dish, Display, Drives, Ds, E, Ea, EC, eco, Et, ff, gates, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hard, Hard disk, hard disk drive, Hard Drive, Hard Drives, Harddrive, HardDrives, Hardware, Hd, Hdd, Home Automation, Hybrid, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, Ir, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Laptop, Laptops, Men, mid, Mod, moment, Momentus, Momentus XT, Nes, Net, Netbook, Of, om, One, option, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, pre, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, sea, Seagate, Seagate momentus xt, serve, Ssd, storage, Style, t-mo, Tag, tech, Techno, Technology, Test, TI, Top, TV, Us, V, War, world, X1

Offering 250GB, 320GB and 500GB options, Seagate’s hybrid Momentus XT HDD is allegedly the world’s fastest 2.5-inch drive for laptops (breaking their previous record ), and comes in at a shade over 100 bucks. More

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Seagate Confirms 3TB HD Coming Later This Year [HardDrives]

by on May.17, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 3TB, 5, 64bit, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, Ants, AR, Bar, Bp, cat, clear, color, confirmed, de, Display, Drives, Ds, E, Ea, Et, Exclusive, F1, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hard, Harddrive, HardDrives, Hd, Hdd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, late, Ming, Mod, Monster, Ms, N8, News, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Play, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, rum, Rumor, Rumors, Rv, sea, Seagate, serve, Space, storage, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, Terabytes, TI, TV, Ui, Uk, Us, V, Vista, windows, Windows7, WindowsVista, X1, XP

Seagate’s senior product manager Barbara Craig confirmed rumors that the company will be releasing a monster 3TB drive later this year. That’s a lot of disk space! But sorry XP users, the drive will require a 64-bit OS. More

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New Method of Writing Hard Drives Could Yield 1TB Per Inch Density [Storage]

by on May.10, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, APIs, AR, Ati, Bpr, clear, current, data, Dc, de, Display, Drives, Ds, E, Ea, Et, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, guts, Hard, Hard disk, Hard Disk Drives, Hard Drive, Hard Drives, HardDrives, Hd, Hdd, hdds, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, In, Ion, Ir, Isp, Mod, Of, om, One, order, P4, Pack, Padd, PI, Play, Q, que, Rc, Red, Space, storage, Style, Tag, tar, Terabytes, TI, time, Up, writing, X1

Current hard disk drives are up against their ceiling: a few hundred GB per inch. But a combination of two unique writing methods could lead to new HDDs that pack ten times as much data in the same space. More

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New Method of Writing Hard Drives Could Yield 10TB Per Inch Density [Storage]

by on May.10, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, APIs, AR, Ati, Bpr, clear, current, data, Dc, de, Display, Drives, Ds, E, Ea, Et, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, guts, Hard, Hard disk, Hard Disk Drives, Hard Drive, Hard Drives, HardDrives, Hd, Hdd, hdds, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, In, Ion, Ir, Isp, Mod, Of, om, One, order, Pack, Padd, PI, Play, ps, Q, que, Rc, Red, Space, storage, Style, Tag, tar, Terabytes, TI, time, Up, writing, X1

Current hard disk drives are up against their ceiling: a few hundred GB per inch. But a combination of two unique writing methods could lead to new HDDs that pack ten times as much data in the same space.

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Vibration Is Killing Hard Drive Speeds [PCs]

by on May.10, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, AR, ash, Ati, bus, business, clear, Computers, dash, data, de, Display, Drives, Ds, E, Ea, Et, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hard, Hard Drive, Hard drive performance, Hard Drives, Harddrive, HardDrives, Hardware, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, In, Ion, ions, Isp, Laptops, Meta, mid, Mids, Mod, Mounts, Nes, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PC, PCs, Pee, Play, Q, Rc, Red, speed, ssds, storage, Study, Style, Tag, ted, TI, Us, vibrations, War, what, X1

I can’t be the only one who’s wondered—even stabilized by several screws in metal mounts—how can hard drives sift through so much minuscule data amidst minuscule vibrations? A new study suggests what we’ve long suspected: They can’t.

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The NAS You Would Like to Build Yourself [Nas]

by on May.07, 2010, under 16Tb, 16tb NAS, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, AR, C6, Case, Cases, clear, Clips, Custom, de, Display, Drives, Ds, E, Ea, eco, Emi, Et, F2, flo, Flop, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, God, good, Hard, Hard Drive, Hard Drives, Hardware, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, In, Isp, mid, mind, Mod, Nas, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, Play, Q, Raid, Rc, Reading, Rf, rom, storage, Style, Tag, TI, Ui, Us, Video, War, will urbina, writing, X1

The Black Dwarf reminds me of those old 3.5″ floppy cases from the 90s. Except it uses eight 2TB hard drives.

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The NAS You Would Like to Build Yourself [Nas]

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