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Old 14th September, 2012, 02:51 PM
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Helium-filled hard disks will lead to higher capacities

Hitachi to launch (float?) new hard drives filled with helium instead of air.

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Old 14th September, 2012, 11:16 PM
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Would the owner of such a piece of equipment be able to talk funny?
I've heard that linux community came up with better implemented security in it's latest Linux Mint Gold version, it's actually preventing the user to log in, thus posing 0 risk in contamining the computer with malware! Well done to the open source community!

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I will be an interesting race, will platters with huge storage capacity be able to stay ahead of the SSD speed demons, or will SSD completely over take the market in 5 years?
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