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WD Expects $42 Billion Global Storage Market in 2015

According to a recent article by DigiTimes, Western Digital is projecting that the global storage market will reach $42 billion, up from $38 billion this year and $36 billion in 2013 thanks to significant demand for storage b...



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WD Subsidiary HGST Acquires Skyera, Further Expands Flash Portfolio

Over the past few years, Western Digital has been on a shopping spree for flash storage vendors, snapping up a number of big names in the industry including STEC, Velobit, and Virident all in the last year alone. To add to th...



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Review: Audioengine B2 Bluetooth Speaker

No Frills, High End Bluetooth Audio Well, it’s that time of year again. The time of year to eat a lot, drink a lot, and be thankful that we get to do another review for Audioengine! Yup. It’s funny how it worked out...



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Asetek Wins Patent Infringement Suit Against Cooler Master

Ever since Asetek was granted patents back in 2012 for the AIO (All-in-One) watercoolers that are so common in the computer hardware market today, Asetek has been aggressively pursuing their competitors for patent infringemen...



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Razer Introduces Seirēn Studio Grade Condenser Microphone

Razer has been aggressively pursuing new markets as of late and it looks they’re now getting into the professional recording segment as well. Announced earlier today, Razer introduced the new Seirēn digital microphone...



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Lenovo Recalling 500,000+ Power Cords Over Fire, Burn Hazard

Lenovo has recently launched a recall for 500,000 laptop power cords in the US and 44,000 laptop power cords in Canada which can “…overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.” These power cords have led to 15 inci...



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Review: Samsung 850 EVO 500GB SSD

3D V-NAND, Now Going Mainstream Several months ago, I attended the Samsung Global SSD Summit where I was first introduced to the Samsung 850 PRO along with its new 2nd generation 2-bit per cell MLC 3D V-NAND technology. At the...



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Review: Micron M600 256GB SSD

16nm MLC, Now for OEMs and SIs Over the years, we generally haven’t had much opportunity to check out very many Micron products. As Micron’s core business is with partners or OEMs rather than consumers, their produ...



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Intel Reveals 32-Layer 3D NAND Plans, Expects to Ship 2H2015

Last week, Intel held their annual investor meeting and Intel VP Rob Crooke took the stage for a few minutes to give investors some insight into Intel’s memory business. During his presentation, Crooke revealed some speci...



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Samsung Files ITC Complaint to Block Nvidia Chips in the US

According to a report by Bloomberg, Samsung (KRX:005935) recently filed a complaint with the ITC to block Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) chips from being sold in the US. Although a full copy of the ITC complaint isn’t available...