HGST launches new 10TB helium drives for enterprise cold storage

Share This article HGST (Formerly Hitachi’s hard drive division) has been talking about its helium storage devices for several years and the firm is finally ready to ship the new drives for enterprise deployments. The Ultrastar Archive Ha10 isn’t just filled with helium — it also uses new Shingled Magnetic Recording (SMR) to write data to the disk. While this allows for unprecedented areal density, there are some caveats that

Browns' Andy Lee switching to No. 8 after daughter's death

ClevelandBrowns.com Andy Lee gets choked up explaining his decision to change the number of his jersey to honor his daughter, who died just eight days after being born. Eight days. That’s all the time Browns punter Andy Lee and his wife, Rachel, had with their daughter, Madeline, following her birth on Jan. 27, 2015. Now, as he prepares for a 12th NFL season — and first outside of San Francisco

Julianna Margulies talks using Tweets to 'open people's eyes

Hunter & Gatti/The Edit Julianna Margulies told The Edit how she won’t use Twitter to update fans on her personal life. “However, if I was just doing my philanthropic work, I would definitely tweet.” Forget about being “The Good Wife.” Julianna Margulies is a good woman and citizen who knows the value of paying it forward. “There is a generation coming up that understands equal rights,” the 49-year-old actress told

A handful of nuts per day could cut risk of death: study

Mantsevych/shutterstock.com A small daily serving of nuts — but not peanut butter — could reduce your risk of some major diseases. Consuming nuts and peanuts has been linked to a lower risk of dying from several major causes of death in a new study from Maastricht University in the Netherlands. Both men and women who ate at least ten grams of nuts and/or peanuts per day experienced a reduction in

'Queens Beer Book' boasts best bars in the borough

Courtesy of Brokelyn Queens Beer Book is your guide to the best suds in the borough. Courtesy of Brokelyn Queens Beer Book features neighborhood staples like Astoria Beer & Brew and Rockaway Brewing Company. Previous Next Enlarge Sip suds like a king in Queens. Brokelyn has launched the first-ever “Queens Beer Book,” a roadmap to beer bars, craft breweries and eateries in Astoria, Long Island City, Ridgewood, Forest Hills, Glendale,

First penis transplant patient’s girlfriend is pregnant

broken3/Getty Images/iStockphoto The girlfriend of the world’s first penile transplant patient is pregnant, doctors said. The world’s first penis transplant patient is going to be a dad. Andre van der Merwe, the South African doctor who performed the transplant last year, announced Thursday that the 21-year-old’s girlfriend is pregnant, South Africa’s News 24 reported. The patient, who lost his penis three years ago from complications following a botched circumcision, underwent

Christopher Lee leaves behind heavy metal legacy, too

Charlemagne Productions/Via YouTube Christopher Lee wields a sword and a wicked baritone in “The Bloody Verdict of Verden” music Video. He channeled Ozzy as much as Olivier. Sir Christopher Lee, who died Sunday at age 93, may leave behind a legacy as one of the great cinematic villains, but the full-fledged knight also regularly proved his, er, metal — as a hard rock singer. Launching a second career as a

Matt Harvey lit up again in Mets loss, 8-5 to Giants

GIANTS 8, METS 5 Matt Harvey, where have you gone? Less than a month ago, after going without him for all of 2014 after his Tommy John surgery, the Mets thought they had their ace back. Harvey made eight starts — seven solid or exceptional — and had a 5-1 record with a 1.98 ERA. But in the four starts since, there’s been a marked downturn. The Harvey that stood

Nicki Minaj explodes on Twitter after ex Safaree disses her

Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 Safaree Samuels (l.) released “Love The Most” on Wednesday, detailing with relationship with rap star Nicki Minaj (r., at a Fashion Week Spring 2014 event in New York). Breakup songs can be both cathartic and heartless. Safaree’s Auto-Tune ode to ex Nicki Minaj landed like a hand grenade Wednesday. Safaree Samuels’ single “Love The Most” was released on iTunes and dissected

Fed ban on Indian chili peppers cools local cuisine

Mohammed Alam of Spice Corner in Curry Hill shows off a prized possession: genuine Indian green chilies. The spice isn’t right! A federal ban on certain green chili peppers has sent shockwaves through the Indian restaurant world — with chefs from Curry Hill to Jackson Heights scrambling to find fiery alternatives and customers crying spiceless tears over their weak chicken tikka masala and vindaloo. “It wasn’t anywhere close to spicy,”