NAS archive

  • Western Digital MyCloud NAS drives: Cloudy with a chance of 4TB of storage
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    Western Digital MyCloud NAS drives: Cloudy with a chance of 4TB of storage

    By 2 October 2013

    Cloud storage is expensive, especially when you're talking about using it for 4TB of data. So Western Digital wants to sell you a cloud all of your own, for a one-off price and no monthly subscription. It's a NAS drive, like Western Digital's other devices,...

  • Western Digital MyBook Live Duo review
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    Western Digital MyBook Live Duo review

    By 7 March 2012

    Firms like Western Digital are always telling us not to wait until a drive fails to invest in some backup solutions. And people like us are always ignoring them, assuming that it will never happen to us. Well, it did happen to us, and it was only once...

  • Western Digital My Book Live: Four times faster than conventional network drives
    Home Cinema

    Western Digital My Book Live: Four times faster than conventional network drives

    By 13 October 2010

    Western Digital's new My Book Live network storage device boasts file transfer speeds of up to 100 Mbps, four times faster than many of its peers. Additionally, the company has hinted to Pocket-lint that there could also be a 3TB version (it has similarly-sized...

  • Western Digital: "1TB of digital content per household by 2014"
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    Western Digital: "1TB of digital content per household by 2014"

    By 13 October 2010

    We are rushing head-long into a future where all of our video, audio and photographic content will be stored digitally, so believes storage-specialist Western Digital, and specifically the company's executive vice president and general manager of Branded...

  • The best network devices to stream media around the house
    Home Cinema

    The best network devices to stream media around the house

    By 18 May 2010

    It's taken for granted that if you want to watch the World Cup in style you'll need a big telly or, even, projector and screen. You'll need at least a 5.1 surround sound system, including speakers and some form of amplification. And, you'll need one or...

  • Pogoplug web sharing device to launch in the UK
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    Pogoplug web sharing device to launch in the UK

    By 15 January 2010

    Pogoplug, a "multimedia sharing device", a little like a NAS drive without the built-in storage, is set to be launched by Cloud Engines in the UK in mid-February. Described as "a runaway success" in the US, the Ethernet-connected Pogoplug claims to give...

  • Netgear unveils Stora NAS drive
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    Netgear unveils Stora NAS drive

    By 6 January 2010

    Ready to get excited about storage? Damn right you are. Netgear has announced the "Stora" NAS drive at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. It's an impressive-looking box of tricks, packing a whole host of features, including - most notably - DLNA. ...

  • WD TV Live HD media player launches
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    WD TV Live HD media player launches

    By 13 October 2009

    Western Digital has announced the launch of the WD TV Live HD media player, a revamp of a previous product this time round with networking capabilities as well as support for Full HD 1080p resolution. WD says the new drive makes it easy to play HD videos...

  • VIDEO: Asus O!Play media player demoed
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    VIDEO: Asus O!Play media player demoed

    By 2 October 2009

    Not only do we have news of a new Asus product for you, but also a video of the new device as demonstrated by a charming Aussie nymph. The new O!Play HDP-R1 is a networked, high-def capable media player and NAS storage device that can hook up to your...

  • Belkin Home Base launches
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    Belkin Home Base launches

    By 16 September 2009

    In the States, Belkin has announced the launch of the "Home Base" that brings a simple solution to set-up a home sharing network and share hardware. The Home Base means those with wireless networks set up, can print to a single, shared printer from anywhere...

  • D-Link launches all-in-one DIR-685 router
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    D-Link launches all-in-one DIR-685 router

    By 31 July 2009

    D-Link has announced a new product that attempts to bring a little excitement to the world of network routers with the launch of the DIR-685. D-Link dares to call the router "stylish, even chic". The router has all the features of a 802.11n Wi-Fi router...

  • Buffalo launches SSD-based LinkStation drive
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    Buffalo launches SSD-based LinkStation drive

    By 6 February 2009

    Buffalo Technology has launched the LinkStation Mini SSD, that it says is the world's first network attached storage (NAS) solid state drive device for consumers. Buffalo describes the new drive as an "ultra-silent, ultra-reliable, low power consuming,...

  • Buffalo LinkStation Quad launches
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    Buffalo LinkStation Quad launches

    By 8 December 2008

    Buffalo Technology has launched the new LinkStation Quad to its line-up of consumer-focused NAS devices. Aimed at home users that require a high capacity device with media server functionality, the DNLA-compatible device is available with a capacity of...