Tomshardware has come to ignore hard disk drives. Over the last twelve months only 10% of the articles on storage have been about hard disk drives.
Perhaps your article:
"Hard Drives 101: Magnetic Storage August 31, 2011 – 12:00 AM – Internal Storage
Even though we shun hard drives in this era of SSDs, magnetic storage is really quite remarkable. In this piece, we dive into the history of hard ... Read more "; says it all.
You actually do shun hard drives.
However, you are hurting yourselves in doing so. Think about the percentage of users who still use hard drives, want to upgrade hard drives, want to build systems with hard drives . . . .
Those people are looking for up to date information on how hard drives perform. Up until 2009 this was the "go to" web site for such information. But you have ceased to publish articles and charts.
Only a minority of computer owners have an SSD in their computers.
Same with you... I'm always around here but not as active posting I spend a little more time on the News Story side.
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