Hard Drive Thailand Crisis Was Fake? Disk Sales Volumes are Up and So are Profits!

There was always talk about the fact that hard disk drives are so cheap, that the profitability of the manufacturers is getting low enough to limit the R&D investments they would otherwise make… The Thailand flood came and went and we were left with the hard drive “crisis”. While the hard drives were almost never “out of stock” the prices increased even by 300%. … In a report from earlier his year, we found out…

Seagate Completes Aquisition of Samsungs Hard Drive Business

The Seagate and Samsung strategic alignment benefits all our customers — from the consumer to the enterprise.            Our combined strengths will allow Seagate to offer a more extensive portfolio of innovative storage solutions and to quickly develop new solutions that address the industry’s rapidly evolving storage needs. What’s more, Samsung HDD customers can expect more of the same, world-class support they’re used to receiving from Samsung. Frequently Asked Questions Q: What are the details of…

How To Disassemble and Acer Veriton N or Revo and Install Memory

This video shows how to take the side panel bezel off a an Acer Veriton N282G or Revo and install an additional 2GB of RAM, bringing the total to 4GB.  It also shows detailed closedups of the Veriton N motherboard, hard drive, fan, wireless card and more. It looks like the same process to take apart an Acer Aspire Revo 3610. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tBJRifkzl8I