Seagate goes the other way: HAMR

As the price of helium goes up one of the most abundant elements in the universe is getting harder to get. The US accounts for 75% of the world’s Helium supply, and the prices are set by the federal government who recently indicated that prices will go up more than 10% in 2013. In oneContinue reading “Seagate goes the other way: HAMR”

Don’t be fool an April fool, backup your data

Three years ago, a bunch of Reddit users declared March 31 World Backup Day, using the clever tagline “Don’t be an April Fool.” In many of our previous articles we tried to explain different backup techniques. World backup day is still not officially established as a global awareness day but it provides a welcome reminder thatContinue reading “Don’t be fool an April fool, backup your data”

How to recover deleted data?

There is a general misconception that, after a file of any kind was manually deleted from a hard drive, there is no way to retrieve that particular file. The truth is that, when pressing “delete” after selecting a certain file, and removing it from the “recycle bin” afterwards, you have just removed the indicators ofContinue reading “How to recover deleted data?”