Whether you're looking to backup important files or just want to give your device more storage space, an external drive can be a perfect solution. Read on to learn how to choose an external drive to find the best one for you.
Don't want to lose your data, but don't trust the cloud? Backing up your Mac is easy, but you will need to make sure that your external hard drive is properly prepared. Here is how to backup a Mac to an external hard drive.
When traveling, leave the laptop at home and back up and edit photos with the Gnarbox, a mini comput-er with 128GB of storage inside a waterproof case. The Gnarbox edits anywhere -- but now there's a second generation to consider too.
With a crowdfunding campaign launching today, the second-generation Gnarbox promises completely automated, on-location backups without the need for a computer or even a smartphone. A new suite of mobile apps also expands its capabilities.
Whether you want an external storage drive that is fast, portable, or comes with a ton of storage, these are the best external hard drives available today. They all come with great features and competitive pricing.
What is a hard drive? Our guide covers the purpose of a computer hard drive (and why it's so important), the origins of the hard drive, important hard drive types, and what hard drive features to watch for when you are buying.
Two years after Western Digital's HGST, Seagate is now shipping helium-filled hard drives to enterprise customers. Helium reduces friction and energy usage, which can be crucial in an enterprise context.
Samsung's M3 Portable and P3 Portable can hold up to 4TB. They come in 2.5 inch-long cases, and weigh approximately half a pound. The company has yet to release prices, but says the products will hit the market in late June.
Compatibility issues between Microsoft Windows and Apple MacOS may have diminished sharply over the years, but that doesn't mean they've completely disappeared. Here's how to make an external drive work between both operating systems.