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Pioneer announces the world smallest portable BDXL Drive with the BDR-XD04R

Here you are according to Pioneer Japan the world smallest external BDXL Drive, the BDR-XD04R! Announced for a launch within July at around 15,000 Yen, the BDR-XD04R is a tiny USB 2.0 DBXL Burner with just 133x133x14.8mm and 240g! Feat[...]
Pioneer announces the world smallest portable BDXL Drive with the BDR-XD04R
Pioneer announces the world smallest portable BDXL Drive with the BDR-XD04RPioneer announces the world smallest portable BDXL Drive with the BDR-XD04RPioneer announces the world smallest portable BDXL Drive with the BDR-XD04RPioneer announces the world smallest portable BDXL Drive with the BDR-XD04R

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Buffalo’s USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDD HD-PATU3 now official!

Announced ahead of Computex, Buffalo’s new “universal” USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt external HDD, the HD-PATU3 is now officially official, at least in Japan! This new elegant drive will be available in either 500GB or 1TB and will cost resp[...]
Buffalo’s USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDD HD-PATU3 now official!
Buffalo’s USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDD HD-PATU3 now official!Buffalo’s USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDD HD-PATU3 now official!Buffalo’s USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDD HD-PATU3 now official!Buffalo’s USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDD HD-PATU3 now official!

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Sony unleash the power of its XQD Cards with the S Series and its 168MB/s writing speed

Here you are the 2nd generation of Sandisk, Sony and Nikon’s memory card the XQD S Series where the S stand for Speed! Yep these XQD Cards, the very same one used in Nikon’s D4 camera are now faster then ever! Announced at [...]
Sony unleash the power of its XQD Cards with the S Series and its 168MB/s writing speed
Sony unleash the power of its XQD Cards with the S Series and its 168MB/s writing speedSony unleash the power of its XQD Cards with the S Series and its 168MB/s writing speed

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Kokusai Kogyo developped AR app that visualizes water height in the event of a tsunami

Kokusai Kogyo is developing a disaster prevention AR application the can visualize the depth of water in the event of a tsunami or flooding. With this prototype, the water level five meters ahead is superimposed on the view from the ca[...]
Kokusai Kogyo developped AR app that visualizes water height in the event of a tsunami

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G-Technology Launches New USB 3.0 External Storage Solutions

G-Technology today announced a new line of portable and desktop USB 3.0 storage solutions for a broad range of users from consumers to audio/video professionals. Given the brand’s strength in the content creation and Apple Mac communit[...]
G-Technology Launches New USB 3.0 External Storage Solutions

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SK Hynix to Launch Client-side SSD

SK Hynix announced its launch of client SSD. The first ever SK Hynix’s client 2.5” SSD consists of ONFI synchronous NAND Flash memory using 20nm class process and densities of 128GB (Gigabyte) and 256GB are available. It significantly [...]
SK Hynix to Launch Client-side SSD
SK Hynix to Launch Client-side SSD

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Buffalo Japan announces its first external USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDD

Behold the HD-PATU3 Series, Buffalo Japan first USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt external HDD! Compatible PC or Mac this new HDD comes in two different flavor with a 500GB version and a 1TB version. 
Released for Computex, Buffalo did not give [...]
Buffalo Japan announces its first external USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDD
Buffalo Japan announces its first external USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDDBuffalo Japan announces its first external USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDDBuffalo Japan announces its first external USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDDBuffalo Japan announces its first external USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt HDD

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[REVIEW] Lexar Professional 32GB SDHC UHS-I 400x card

Lexar has been well regarded as one of the top memory suppliers for professional photographers worldwide. Lexar products are high grade and durable, designed for the daily wear & tear. The company has made strong relations with maj[...]
[REVIEW] Lexar Professional 32GB SDHC UHS-I 400x card
[REVIEW] Lexar Professional 32GB SDHC UHS-I 400x card[REVIEW] Lexar Professional 32GB SDHC UHS-I 400x card[REVIEW] Lexar Professional 32GB SDHC UHS-I 400x card[REVIEW] Lexar Professional 32GB SDHC UHS-I 400x card[REVIEW] Lexar Professional 32GB SDHC UHS-I 400x card

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MAL-4535SBKU3, Marshal new USB 3.0 HDD duplicator!

Here you are another HDD Stage Rack with USB 3.0 Support, the MAL-4535SBKU3 from Marshal. This new little buddy comes with two SATA slot and will let you easily duplicate drive without the needs of a computer. Announced at 3,680 Yen, t[...]
MAL-4535SBKU3, Marshal new USB 3.0 HDD duplicator!

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[REVIEW] OCZ Octane 512Gb, fuel that system up!

  During Cebit this year we had a good chat with the representatives of OCZ Technology, talking about their latest product line-up. For 2012 OCZ seemed to be one of the very rare IT manufacturers that actually could present someth[...]
[REVIEW] OCZ Octane 512Gb, fuel that system up!
[REVIEW] OCZ Octane 512Gb, fuel that system up![REVIEW] OCZ Octane 512Gb, fuel that system up![REVIEW] OCZ Octane 512Gb, fuel that system up![REVIEW] OCZ Octane 512Gb, fuel that system up![REVIEW] OCZ Octane 512Gb, fuel that system up!

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Samsung Initiates World’s First Mass Production of 20 Nano Class 4GB LPDDR2 Mobile Memory

Samsung Electronics expands the 4 GB memory market, providing 20 Nano class 4 GB LPDDR2 Mobile DRAM. Thanks to the growing dominance of Quad Core CPU powered smartphones and tablet PCs in the mobile market segment. Also, the new 2GB pa[...]
Samsung Initiates World’s First Mass Production of 20 Nano Class 4GB LPDDR2  Mobile Memory
Samsung Initiates World’s First Mass Production of 20 Nano Class 4GB LPDDR2  Mobile Memory

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Toshiba’s New Canvio Storage Solutions Cater to Consumers’ Diverse Storing and Sharing Needs

Toshiba announced yesterday its Canvio 3.0 and Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drives will now offer consumers up to 1.5 terabytes of storage and Mac compatibility, without the need for reformatting, on a select Canvio 3.0 model. All o[...]
Toshiba’s New Canvio Storage Solutions Cater to Consumers’ Diverse Storing and Sharing Needs
Toshiba’s New Canvio Storage Solutions Cater to Consumers’ Diverse Storing and Sharing NeedsToshiba’s New Canvio Storage Solutions Cater to Consumers’ Diverse Storing and Sharing NeedsToshiba’s New Canvio Storage Solutions Cater to Consumers’ Diverse Storing and Sharing NeedsToshiba’s New Canvio Storage Solutions Cater to Consumers’ Diverse Storing and Sharing NeedsToshiba’s New Canvio Storage Solutions Cater to Consumers’ Diverse Storing and Sharing Needs

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Sony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NAS

Torne, Sony’s digital TV tuner is now becoming a fully capable, but limited to Sony’s will, NAS thanks to the addition of a 500GB HDD. Thanks to Nasne, you will now be able to record TV shows directly into your torne or Nasne instead o[...]
Sony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NAS
Sony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NASSony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NASSony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NASSony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NASSony releases “Nasne” where torne meet NAS

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Sharp launches its own and more restrictive iVDR ready AQUOS BD Recorder with SHDD

Sharp announced today in Japan a trio of AQUOS Blu-Ray recorder with the BD-T2100 (2TB), BD-T1100 (1TB) and BD-T510 (500GB) which all comes with a new spinoff of the iVDR-S, the SHDD. So what is all about SHDD and why not stiking with [...]
Sharp launches its own and more restrictive iVDR ready AQUOS BD Recorder with SHDD
Sharp launches its own and more restrictive iVDR ready AQUOS BD Recorder with SHDDSharp launches its own and more restrictive iVDR ready AQUOS BD Recorder with SHDDSharp launches its own and more restrictive iVDR ready AQUOS BD Recorder with SHDD

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Panasonic finally reveals the truth behind P2 Cards by announcing P2 SD Cards or MicroP2 Cards

P2 Cards has been one of the best experiences I had in my, short, life of pseudo video cameraman/maker. And despite its “PCMCIA” like shape, Panasonic engineers told me a long time ago that this P2 Cards where in fact nothing but four [...]
Panasonic finally reveals the truth behind P2 Cards by announcing P2 SD Cards or MicroP2 Cards

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Buffalo announced the BRXL-14U3, a new USB 3.0 BDXL Burner

Schedule to hit Japanese stores later this month and announced at around 22,000 Yen the BRXL-14U3 is Buffalo’s latest USB 3.0 external BluRay burner. Capable to burn BD-R disks up to 14x, the BRXL-14U3 is also capable to burn BD-R XL u[...]
Buffalo announced the BRXL-14U3, a new USB 3.0 BDXL Burner
Buffalo announced the BRXL-14U3, a new USB 3.0 BDXL BurnerBuffalo announced the BRXL-14U3, a new USB 3.0 BDXL BurnerBuffalo announced the BRXL-14U3, a new USB 3.0 BDXL Burner

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Samsung Offers Ultra High Speed-1 MicroSD Cards for Advanced LTE Smartphones and Tablets

Samsung announced today that it is now mass producing Ultra High Speed–1 (UHS-1) interface microSD cards that support the highest performance levels required on advanced LTE (Long Term Evolution) smartphones and tablets. The new UHS-1 [...]
Samsung Offers Ultra High Speed-1 MicroSD Cards for Advanced LTE Smartphones and Tablets
Samsung Offers Ultra High Speed-1 MicroSD Cards for Advanced LTE Smartphones and TabletsSamsung Offers Ultra High Speed-1 MicroSD Cards for Advanced LTE Smartphones and TabletsSamsung Offers Ultra High Speed-1 MicroSD Cards for Advanced LTE Smartphones and Tablets

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HGST unleash its new 4TB HDD, the Ultrastar 7K4000,

Here you are HGST or Hitachi Global Storage Technologies latest wonder, the Ultrastar 7K4000, a 3.5″ 4TB HDD! This 7200 rpm SATA III HDD will come with 64MB of Buffer and will be available worldwide pretty soon!
HGST unleash its new 4TB HDD, the Ultrastar 7K4000,
HGST lance l’Ultrastar 7K4000 en 4To

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Kuroutoshikou announce the Kuro-Dachi Clone USB 3 Stage rack

Kuroutoshikou the sister or “No name” brand of Buffalo announced in Japan another Stage Rack with the Kuro-Dachi Clone. This USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 dual stage rack will allow you to duplicate/copy any HDD/SSD to another HDD/SSD without th[...]
Kuroutoshikou announce the Kuro-Dachi Clone USB 3 Stage rack

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[CEBIT 2012] Starsway, on the way to deliver affordable SSD and flash based storage

Starsway, a China based enterprise with solid roots in the manufacturing of PMP, MP3 players and USB Flash storage, featured a brand new line of SSD drives. The Starsway SOLID 3 drives are only available in 2,5 inch form factor. Starsw[...]
[CEBIT 2012] Starsway, on the way to deliver affordable SSD and flash based storage
[CEBIT 2012] Starsway, on the way to deliver affordable SSD and flash based storage[CEBIT 2012] Starsway, on the way to deliver affordable SSD and flash based storage[CEBIT 2012] Starsway, on the way to deliver affordable SSD and flash based storage[CEBIT 2012] Starsway, on the way to deliver affordable SSD and flash based storage

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[CEBIT 2012] OCZ booth shows off the future speed leaders in solid state

OCZ announced that Drobo will utilize the OCZ Talos SAS SSD Series for integration into its B1200i iSCSI SAN solutions for business environments. Drobo, makers of award-winning data storage products for businesses and professionals, ha[...]
[CEBIT 2012] OCZ booth shows off the future speed leaders in solid state
[CEBIT 2012] OCZ booth shows off the future speed leaders in solid state[CEBIT 2012] OCZ booth shows off the future speed leaders in solid state[CEBIT 2012] OCZ booth shows off the future speed leaders in solid state[CEBIT 2012] OCZ booth shows off the future speed leaders in solid state[CEBIT 2012] OCZ booth shows off the future speed leaders in solid state

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Elecom introduces 60MB/sec capable 4GB USB Stick in Japan

Elecom announced this morning in Japan its latest USB 3.0 Stick with the MF-BSU304GBK. Schedule for a launch next week, this new 4GB USB Stick is announced to offer a maximum reading speed of 60MB/sec for just 1,580 Yen!
Elecom introduces 60MB/sec capable 4GB USB Stick in Japan
Elecom introduces 60MB/sec capable 4GB USB Stick in JapanElecom introduces 60MB/sec capable 4GB USB Stick in Japan

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