my external hard drive is suddenly really slow. I'm pretty anxious. What now? [more inside]
Let's say I want to buy a new external hard drive. I can pick a case with a particular interface (USB2/USB3/FW400/FW800/eSATA) and a mechanism with certain performance characteristics (RPM, latency, transfer rate, etc). Is there a straightforward heuristic that will tell me "if you're using interface X, don't bother buying a mechanism faster than Y."? [more inside]
Highly technical hard drive filter: My hard drive failed. Came home, and PC was sitting at the "where's my hard drive" BIOS screen, to my great horror. [more inside]
Are there any particularly awesome external firewire hard drive enclosures that I should be aware about?
Are there any particularly awesome external firewire hard drive enclosures that I should be aware about? [more inside]
How does Windows XP label hard disks? [more inside]
What should I do with my new hard drive? [more inside]