Seagate and Western Digital predict a grim future for storage media sales

Western Digital and Seagate have revealed hard drive (HDD) and solid state drive (SSD) sales have declined throughout 2022, and that “the situation is getting worse”. Western Digital CEO David Goeckeler made the comments (opens in new tab) at the recent Goldman Sachs technology conference, adding that he has little confidence in the company achieving […]

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Accessibility improvements in Windows 11 and iOS 16 show promise for the future

We’ve recently seen Microsoft and Apple bring out major updates to its operating systems, including Windows 11 and iOS 16, and one of the big tentpole features for both is, finally, accessibility. The topic isn’t just limited to one aspect – from web accessibility to visual accessibility, there are features on your PC or iPhone […]

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Better broadband: CableLabs showcases 10G, the cable connection of the future

There’s something in the air in Louisville, Colorado — or more specifically, in the wires. Humming along miles of networking cabling, zipping through signal repeaters: It’s the future of the Internet. On Thursday morning at the home of CableLabs — which bills itself as “the leading innovation and R&D lab for the cable industry” — […]

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Xbox boss won’t rule out Xbox Series X price hike in the future

Xbox boss Phil Spencer has said Microsoft doesn’t plan to raise the price of its flagship consoles in the near future, but hasn’t ruled out a price hike down the line. After Sony raised the price of the PS5 last month in response to rising manufacturing costs, consumers have been wondering if Microsoft will follow […]

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