Verizon and Seagate are showcasing a portable storage device for smartphones and tablets that connects to Verizon's 4G LTE network.
Hard drive manufacturers reportedly want PC vendors to sign a one-year contract, locking them at the current inflated price and volume.
Pingdom has posted a chart comparing the price decline of hard disk drives (HDDs) and solid state disk drives (SSDs).
Common sense suggests that SSDs should have a great opportunity to reach more buyers once the current HDD shortage reaches through to the consumer with full force.
Intel just warned investors that the hard drive shortage caused by the Thailand flood has impacted processor sales and will lead the company to report a revenue shortfall of about $1 billion in the fourth calendar quarter.
Today, USB-IF announced that the upcoming Intel 7 Series Chipset and Intel C216 Chipset Family has achieved SuperSpeed USB Certification.
There is quite a bit of confusing speculation about how long the computer industry will have to deal with the shortage of hard drives caused by the Thailand flood.
The global supply for hard drives will fall 70 million units short of the 180 million needed in 4Q11.
The ongoing shortage of hard disk drive supply is expected to worsen and peak in early 2012, analysts expect.
As part of its quarterly earnings call, Seagate said that it has begun putting 1 Terabyte per platter hard drives into production.
The ongoing severe flooding in Thailand appears to have impact on the availability on the overall supply in the region.