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AMD packs 1TB SSD into a GPU for better VR and gaming

AMD for the first time is placing a solid-state drive in a new graphics card in an effort to squeeze every ounce of horsepower out of GPUs for better virtual reality and gaming experiences.

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22% off SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick 200GB - Deal Alert

A flash drive, reinvented. With the SanDisk Connect Stick in your pocket, in your bag or across the room, you can wirelessly access your media or transfer large files, stream HD videos and music, and save and share photos and videos...

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Puppet and Chef make way for Docker

Docker’s rapid adoption has resulted in more than 460,000 containerized applications. Does that level of container-based penetration signal the beginning of the end for the Puppet and Chef IT automation platforms? I believe so.

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Intel experiments with 3D Xpoint as it ships SSDs to testers

Intel's groundbreaking 3D Xpoint technology is poised to shake up computer memory and storage with its blazing fast speed and high capacity, but the chipmaker is still trying to figure out the best fits for the technology.

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Seagate unveils hard drives with up to 10TB capacity

Seagate today announced its new Guardian line of hard disk drives, which comes as three new brands for PCs, NAS devices or surveillance systems.

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Atomic-scale memory can store 500 times more than today’s best hard drive

Scientists at Delft University in the Netherlands have developed an atomic-scale “hard drive” that can store the entire U.S. Library of Congress on a 0.1mm wide cube.

Microsoft downsizes OneDrive accounts, enforces restrictions

OneDrive users have begun receiving notifications from Microsoft that their storage allotments have already, or will soon be, reduced to 5GB.

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Micro thumb drive for Android and Apple devices has USB 3 speed

An Indiegogo crowdsourcing campaign is offering up a wafer-thin USB 3.0 thumb drive that on one end can connect to computers and on the other end to Apple iPhones or Android devices via a Lightening or MicroUSB plug.

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IBM and Samsung achieve breakthrough on flash killer for wearables, mobile devices

IBM and Samsung said they've developed a process to manufacture a type of non-volatile RAM that is up to 100,000 times faster than NAND flash and never wears out.

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Seagate will cut 6,500 staff despite uptick in hard disk demand

Seagate Technology will cut about 6,500 jobs worldwide, or 14 percent of its workforce, it said Monday.

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Samsung unveils the world’s highest capacity consumer SSD

Samsung announced what it said is the world’s highest capacity SSD – the 4TB 850 EVO, which is double the capacity of Samsung’s previous highest capacity drive.

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Microsoft, university researchers break DNA data storage record

University of Washington and Microsoft researchers believe they have broken the record for storing and retrieving data in DNA molecules.

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Samsung's blazing fast UFS storage cards could replace micro-SD media

Samsung has announced super-fast removable data storage cards that could one day replace the slower micro-SD cards in devices.

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Review: Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS shines

Latest Ubuntu Server lays the foundation for higher speeds and greater density with Snap packages, LXD containers and ZFS storage.

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Amazon's Elastic File System is now open for business

Following an extended preview period, Amazon's Elastic File System is now generally available in three geographical regions, with more on the way.

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Backblaze wants to eliminate tape-based storage

Backblaze's B2 public cloud storage service has left beta, and the company has set its sights on getting businesses to replace their old tape-based storage systems.

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54% off Toshiba Canvio Connect II 1TB Portable Hard Drive - Deal Alert

The Toshiba Canvio Connect II is your all-in-one portable storage solution. The 1TB model is currently discounted dramatically from $119 down to just $55.

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A Raspberry Pi 3 competitor will boast an SSD storage slot

You can't put SSDs on Raspberry Pi 3, but a competitive board coming soon will have that option.

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