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SSD memory – Why it will reduce my storage space?

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People only speak about  the SSD memory that makes your computer too much faster; however, it will reduce drastically your storage. After all what is a SSD memory? How it makes the things faster and why who decides to make the conversion lose so much space on the HD?   SSD is a Flash memory! Flash memory is the same type of memory you will find in your flash drive, your camera memory cards and in our MiniDrives. What makes Flash memory so much faster than mechanic memory is the operational features of each one.   The mechanic memory records your data with a...

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“Other” Storage Space: The big monster of Mac OS X

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What is filling your MacBook storage? In "About This Mac" window you will see an estimate of how much space the files are using on your drives. If you didn't check or manage your files before may you will see a large yellow tab called "Other", many times bigger than your identified files.   This category counts files that aren't recognized as one of the other listed types (audio, movie, photos, apps, backups).Some examples of the files that may be cataloged as 'Other':Archives and disk images, including zips, dmg, iso, etcPersonal documents, contacts, calendar dataItems in the OS X folders...

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SD Adapters: What is the performance and speeds of them?

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  Hi folks!This post is very interesting and will clarify some things to the people who worry about the speeds of the MicroSD adapters.Why are we talking about this as if it was confused?Well... Because it is. Sometimes our customers ask us about the speed of TheMiniDrive adapters.If they will support a Micro SD that runs high speeds.The answer is always Yes!Our product is awesome! But is not because of the high speeds.Adapters have no speed. If some brand try to sell an adapter that can runs higher speeds than others, it's a cheat.And now you will understand that forever. It's...

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