Startup Swears Hardest Of Hard Discs Can Save Data Forever

Startup Swears Hardest Of Hard Discs Can Save Data Forever

The trouble with traditional disc-based data storage products is they decay over time, potentially allowing information that isn’t backed up to vanish. A startup, working with LG, plans to rectify the problem with a disc that promises to etch data in virtual stone. [More]

Hallelujah, Microsoft To Finally Allow Xbox 360 USB Storage

Hallelujah, Microsoft To Finally Allow Xbox 360 USB Storage

In a savvy move that helps defray one of the big knocks on the Xbox 360 — that its storage options are limited — Microsoft will release a firmware update that allows gamers to store games and saves on portable devices, up to 16GB in size, that connect to the console via USB, Joystiq reports. [More]