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Hard Drive Dabs

How does a hard drive work?

Here’s a video I wanted to share with you all as I think it does a great job in spotlighting a PC component that we often take for granted, the hard drive.

The video covers a few topics such as flying heads, voice coil motors and signal processing among others, but handles everything in a way that is easy to understand.

Have a look and let me know what you think. Do you have a better understanding of hard drives after having watched the ‘teardown’?


Battlefield 3

Just a quick post from me today. I’ve been seeing a lot of chat about Battlefield 3 recently, so I’ve spent some time today just soaking up the latest videos and screens. I am seriously looking forward to this game. If, for some reason, you haven’t seen it yet, take a look:

So, with the launch of Elder Scrolls: Skyrim and Battlefield 3 towards the end of summer, looks like I’ll be getting that big upgrade soon. Consoles just won’t be able to do these two titles justice.

Here’s one more picture, just to finish the post off.