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Apricorn and Toshiba Help Keep Data Safe

Michael L. Berman | Posted 09.06.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

How secure is your data? Can anyone log onto your computer and access files on your hard drives or flash drives? Unless you've been diligent about encrypting and password protecting those files, the answer is probably "I don't know."

'Tainted Love' Performed By Disk Drives Will Have You Geek Out

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.09.2014 | Entertainment

There's little doubt in our minds that you're familiar with Ed Cobb's 1964 song "Tainted Love," made insanely popular by the 1981 cover by Soft Cell. ...

Gerry Smith

Why Adam Lanza May Have Failed To Cover His Digital Tracks

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 12.19.2012 | Technology

Before going on a murderous rampage last week, Adam Lanza reportedly took a dramatic step to erase his digital history: He removed the hard drive from...

Linux Creator: 'Get Thee Behind Me Satan'

Posted 10.14.2012 | Technology

The creator of the Linux open source operating system loathes hard drives so much that he has compared the data storage device to the supreme master o...

Moving To The Cloud: Pros and Cons, From Jennifer Jolly (WATCH)

Posted 09.17.2013 | Home

Tech expert Jennifer Jolly explains the benefits and downfalls of using a cloud as backup storage instead of a physical hard drive. See more clips ...

How To Delete iPhone Tracking Data From Your PC Hard Drive

Posted 06.21.2011 | Technology

Justin MeyersBy now, you probably know that your iPhone secretly tracks and stores the locations you've visited in a backup folder on your computer's ...

Hard Drives Sturdier Than You Think

AP Via USA Today | Dinesh Ramde | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As flood waters filled their basement, Larry and Nancy MacLennan hastily moved their computer to the first floor before evacuating. But the water cont...