Storage

  • OneDrive adds ‘pause syncing’ option on Windows10

    I’ve complained a lot on Twitter about the lack of development from the OneDrive team, but it looks like they’re finally adding new features. Running the latest insider build of Windows 10 (fast ring), OneDrive now allows users to pause syncing for 2, 8 or 24 hours. Imagine you’re travelling...
  • Samsung’s new storage works in exactly 0 devices

    Samsung have created some new, awesomely fast storage cards, problem is, there are no devices on sale today that can handle them. Unveiled are the industry’s first memory cards based on the Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 1.0 standard. As the world continues its insatiable thirst for storage, things need to...
  • Need fast and portable storage? SanDisk have a 128GB USB-C flash drive

    Sandisk have just added a 128GB USB Type-C flash drive to their lineup. Great for those who need highest-speed data transfers on portable storage and as more mobile phones add USB-C ports, copying data between your phone and PC has never been faster, or easier. Cloud storage may be all...
  • Telstra offers 200GB of OneDrive to customers

    Despite Microsoft’s cloud storage, OneDrive being criticised lately for walking away from unlimited quotas, they’re now partnering with Telstra to offer customers free storage. From today, Telstra customers on mobile and home bundles will receive 200GB on Microsoft OneDrive for 2 years. Free is always good and for once, this...
  • Australia’s first Tesla Powerwall owner is Nick Pfitzner

    Nick Pfitzner is Australia’s first Tesla Powerwall owner. The lithium-ion battery pack allows owners to store energy from their solar panels for use during the night (or non-sunlight hours). The battery pack is designed to work indoors and outdoors as we see in this installation and if your power needs...
  • Natural Solar one of the first Australian Solar Company to offer Tesla Powerwall

      Natural Solar is one of the first confirmed Australian solar company to offer Tesla Powerwall. There will be many. They will be one of the first installers of the Tesla Energy Powerwall in its latest 5kWp offering to the Australian market. It is expected the Tesla Energy Powerwall...
  • Seagate writes 4TB to a single drive

    Seagate say they have the first 4TB hard drive on the market, that’s not exactly accurate. Still, each of the 4 platters holding an astonishing 1TB each. Each inch of the disk surface incorporates 340,000 unique tracks that are just 75 nanometres wide. It’s an amazing technological feat that...
  • Solid State finally affordable: 120GB SSD for $79.95

    Often daily deals sites are loaded with products you couldn’t care less about, but storage, particularly SSD is something everyone has a need for. Shopping Square are offering a Kingston 120GB SSD for just $79.95. Even with postage added, this is an awesome price for a drive that reports...
  • HP MediaSmart Server available in Australia ‘early Nov’

    After last week announcing the Australian availability of the MediaSmart Server, HP have finally confirmed when you’ll be able to buy one. “..the MediaSmarts will be available at HP’s online store and at selected retailers (yet to be announced) in early Nov” – while not an exact date, the...
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