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  • Seagate Backup Plus USB 3 portable hard drive  review
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    Seagate Backup Plus USB 3 portable hard drive review

    By 27 June 2012

    Cloud this, cloud that, if it’s not in the cloud these days, well, that’s bad news isn’t it? Of course, local storage can’t really be in the cloud, and we’re a while off replacing all our hard drives with a direct line to a server on the internet....

  • Seagate Backup Plus stores all your Facebook pics on an external hard drive
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    Seagate Backup Plus stores all your Facebook pics on an external hard drive

    By 12 June 2012

    Seagate Backup Plus will backup any photo and video album from Facebook and Flickr to a remote hard drive. Shudder at the thought, but one day you might decide your social networking days are over and leave the likes of Facebook and Flickr. Perhaps you...

  • iPad streaming with the Seagate GoFlex Satellite - we go hands on
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    iPad streaming with the Seagate GoFlex Satellite - we go hands on

    By 16 May 2011

    Storage specialist Seagate has announced its latest external HDD - this one with a heavy emphasis on media streaming - the Seagate GoFlex Satellite. Built with an iPad in mind (although an Android app is coming down the line and you could essentially...

  • Seagate GoFlex Slim hard drive proves it with 9mm thinness
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    Seagate GoFlex Slim hard drive proves it with 9mm thinness

    By 5 April 2011

    How thin to do you need your storage to be? That’s the question Seagate is hoping you’ll ask, and it will be able to answer with the launch of a new portable hard drive that is just slightly thicker than a CD jewel case. The 9mm-thick drive is capable...

  • Seagate FreeAgent FlexGo flexes to 1.5TB
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    Seagate FreeAgent FlexGo flexes to 1.5TB

    By 23 September 2010

    How much storage do you actually need to carry around with you? 1GB, 100GB, 1500GB? Well it seems the answer for Seagate is 1.5TB. You see the company has just announced the launch of a new range of external hard drives called the FreeAgent GoFlex, that...

  • Best external hard drives for your desktop
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    Best external hard drives for your desktop

    By 10 September 2010

    The funkier the laptop, the smaller the disc drive. Unless you’re shelling out for some kind of gaming beast, that’s largely the trade off these days. If you want your notebook to look slim and sexy, then it’s unlikely to be able to cope with all...

  • Seagate uncage 3TB storage monster
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    Seagate uncage 3TB storage monster

    By 29 June 2010

    Seagate has added a humongous 3TB model to its GoFlex Desk external drive range - and has claimed this is a world's first. We told you last month how Seagate is working on an internal 3TB drive as well, so it seems the company is serious about storage....

  • 3TB Seagate hard drive on the way
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    3TB Seagate hard drive on the way

    By 18 May 2010

    The never ending quest for data storage is to enter the next level later on this year when Seagate plans to launch a hard drive with a mammoth 3TB worth of storage on it. That's 3072GB - enough space to store almost 630,000 average MP3s or 1312 copies...

  • Seagate to pre-load HDDs with movies
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    Seagate to pre-load HDDs with movies

    By 13 April 2010

    Drivemaker Seagate has announced that it's formed a deal with Paramount that'll see the latter company's movies pre-loaded onto Seagate's hard drives before sale. There'll be around 20 movies loaded onto each 500GB FreeAgent Go drive. However, before...

  • Seagate launches world's thinnest HDD
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    Seagate launches world's thinnest HDD

    By 14 December 2009

    Seagate has revealed a hard disk drive for laptops and netbooks that it reckons is the thinnest in the world. Called the Momentus Thin, the drive measures just 7mm in height, about 25% smaller than the porky 9.5mm of traditional 2.5-inch drives. The skinny...

  • Seagate FreeAgent Theater+ HD media player launches
    Home Cinema

    Seagate FreeAgent Theater+ HD media player launches

    By 17 September 2009

    Seagate has announced the launch of the new FreeAgent Theater+ HD media player, described as the "next generation home theatre solution designed to instantly and easily connect your digital media library to your home entertainment system". The player...

  • Seagate FreeAgent dock comes with hidden USB hub
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    Seagate FreeAgent dock comes with hidden USB hub

    By 25 June 2009

    Seagate has launched a docking station for its FreeAgent hard drives that gives users a USB hub at the same time. The Seagate FreeAgent Go Dock+ includes three available USB ports to act as a USB hub, so you can try and remove some of the supposed clutter...

  • Daily Tech Deal: Seagate 1TB hard drive £74.99
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    Daily Tech Deal: Seagate 1TB hard drive £74.99

    By 21 May 2009

    For today's tech deal we're featuring the Seagate 1TB desktop hard drive. Down from its RRP of £99.99 the external drive is now £74.99 from Play.com with free delivery. As the name suggests you get 1TB of storage which should be more than enough space...

  • VIDEO: Seagate Theatre HD
    Home Cinema

    VIDEO: Seagate Theatre HD

    By 6 April 2009

    Want to access the media stored on your computer on your television? Then Seagate offers one way of doing so with its Theatre HD solution. Hit play now to see our roving reportress Susi Weaser explain the theory...

  • Seagate Theatre HD launches in UK
    Home Cinema

    Seagate Theatre HD launches in UK

    By 31 March 2009

    Seagate has announced the availability of their Theatre HD with more of a whimper than a bang. Already launched in Europe, the product is designed to make it easy to access media through a television. Seagate has not gone in for streaming media from your...

  • Seagate promises faster hard drives
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    Seagate promises faster hard drives

    By 9 March 2009

    Seagate is working on making your hard drive even faster so you can access files and load applications even faster than ever before. Teaming up with AMD, Seagate has demoed a new hard drive Serial ATA (SATA) interface, tentatively called SATA3 that promises...

  • Five red gadgets for Valentine's Day
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    Five red gadgets for Valentine's Day

    By 12 February 2009

    You don't want tacky hearts, microwaves and other such nonsense to show a gadget lover you love them. Be bold this year, go red. Here are five gadgets that will be useful all year around not just on Valentine's Day. Seagate FreeAgent Go Yes it's a hard...

  • Seagate Theater HD launched
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    Seagate Theater HD launched

    By 8 January 2009

    Seagate has announced a new media centre device based around its portable hard drive range. Rather than sell consumers a completely new system, the FreeAgent Theater HD as it will be called allows you to plug in a FreeAgent Go hard drive and access the...

  • VIDEO OF THE DAY - Computer Friends
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    VIDEO OF THE DAY - Computer Friends

    By 3 December 2008

    Not just Video of the Day, this could be a contender for Video of the Year. We love it. And hate it. Why? Because we can't stop singing it and quoting some of the more memorable lyrics. If you've seen a video online that you want to tell us about email...

  • Seagate and McAfee create self encrypting HDDs
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    Seagate and McAfee create self encrypting HDDs

    By 13 November 2008

    Encrypted HDDs were on the list of the Seagate's CEO's priorities when he spoke to Pocket-lint recently, but now the company has teamed up with security software expert McAfee to bring these drives to market. The new self-encrypting notebook PC hard drives...

  • Seagate CEO hints at SSD tech to come
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    Seagate CEO hints at SSD tech to come

    By 5 November 2008

    Seagate's CEO has confirmed that the company is working on its very own line-up of Solid State Drives in a briefing with Pocket-lint. Bill Watkins, CEO of Seagate, gave a rare hint at what kind of SSD technology the company is pumping resources into....

  • Seagate FreeAgent Go 320GB hard drive review
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    Seagate FreeAgent Go 320GB hard drive review

    By 14 October 2008

    Need a large amount of storage but not got the space? Then Seagate believes it has the solution with its latest portable hard drive the FreeAgent Go, but does it? We get data transferring (oh exciting) to find out. While we admit that portable hard drives...

  • Seagate launches FreeAgent Autumn line-up
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    Seagate launches FreeAgent Autumn line-up

    By 18 September 2008

    Seagate has announced its Autumn 2008 lineup of the company's FreeAgent external hard drives and here's the run down for you, accompanied by a plethora of pics. FreeAgent Go Drive for Mac has a FireWire 800/400 interface, docking station and carrying...

  • Is Seagate going after SanDisk?
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    Is Seagate going after SanDisk?

    By 15 August 2008

    What more could you ask for than a big, juicy piece of industry gossip on a Friday evening. And here it is ... reports are circulating the web that storage pro Seagate could be after memory card manufacturer SanDisk. The news comes via EETimes, which...

  • Seagate promises new drive designs
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    Seagate promises new drive designs

    By 15 August 2008

    The team at Engadget has heard that we may in for some new designs from Seagate - the storage chaps. Pictured are what could be the next-gen hard drives for the FreeAgent line-up (check out picture number 2). Says Engadget: "The drive on the left is a...