SSD or Solid-State Drive has some advantages and as well as disadvantages compared to conventional HDD. We’ll cover them in this article.
A quick history on SSD
SSD was announced long time ago in 1978 by StorageTek and since then the popularity of SSD as a media storage hasn’t improve so much. This is due to the expensive production cost of SSD.
If we compare SSD with a conventional Hard Drive, SSD is way behind HDD in term of popularity. Conventional Hard Drive is much cheaper and they are now available in much bigger capacity than SSD. However, with the development of new technology, SSD has now are getting more attention as this device has many advantages. Continue reading
If so far external hard drive is meant only as a storage device, the Bufallo MiniStation Extreme is made far more than that. It is designed to anticipate unexpected activity that may harm your data safety. Buffalo which is famous by its MiniStation series, now introduced another rugged model, labeled the Extreme series, which has a super fast USB 3.0 connection and available in 500 GB and 1 TB capacity.
The new design of MiniStation Extreme combines two different surfaces. One side is a glossy side while the other side is using a special plastic material which is rugged and firm to hold. Continue reading
Although a little bit fatty, Fujitsu Lifebook 13.3 inch S561 series laptop is still ideal to support mobile activities.
Fujitsu Lifebook S561
Are you looking for a light-weight laptop but still providing complete features? If so, this Fujitsu series is worth to take a look. Through this Lifebook S561 series, Fujitsu is introducing the birth of a light-weight business laptop filled with complete facilities to accommodate daily tasks.
With a 13.3 inch screen and weighted less than 2 kg, Fujitsu S561 is suitable to be carried around to any places. The compact design is very useful for those whose jobs require high mobility. You can take this laptop to coffee shop to do simple tasks or have it in the meeting room for presentation purpose. Continue reading
Although Toshiba Portege Z830 is intended for mobile computing, this ultrabook is designed to have high performance for various activities.
Intel’s ambition to force laptop manufacturer to design super slim and super light laptop seems to be quite successful. It’s shown from the birth of several ultrabooks which compete on having the slimmest body and the lowest energy consumption while maintaining a good performance. Continue reading
In the last three months, every day 780 new dangerous malwares which try to steal important financial information are detected. This number equals to 1.1%$ of the total malware detected by Kaspersky antivirus. Data collected by Kaspersky Security Network also shows that trojan banker is detected in 2,000 computer every day. Today all the dangerous software detected are contained in the Kaspersky Lab database.
For example, on last January, Kaspersky Lab’s experts found a trojan called Trojan-Banker.MSIL.MultiPhising.gen. According to Kaspersky investigation, this trojan is designed to steal details data from customer of several reputable banks such as: Santander, HSBC Bank UK, Metro Bank, Bank of Scotland, Lloyds, TSB and Barclays.
How does this Trojan work? Continue reading