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Crisis-hit oil market in frantic hunt for storage

Apr 23, 2020 - 12:00 PM

Oil companies are racing to locate adequate storage facilities – either on land or at sea

OIL STORAGE. This photograph, taken on April 20, 2016, shows oil storage tanks on Jurong island off Singapore. Photo by Roslan Rahman/AFP

Seagate levels up data creation with storage solutions to fit any digital life

Sep 24, 2019 - 11:14 AM

These new products aim to empower consumers and the changing ways they interact with data

U.S. vows to give PH full control of military facilities

Apr 18, 2018 - 8:00 AM

'All EDCA facilities are under complete control of the Philippines. They are all [inside] Philippine bases,' says US Ambassador Sung Kim

GROUNDBREAKING. Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and US Ambassador Sung Kim lead the groundbreaking ceremony for EDCA in Basa Air Base on April 17, 2018. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

#PugadBaboy: Safe Food Storage

Dec 07, 2017 - 11:00 AM

SAKSIKAN: Rekomendasi fasilitas loker di Jakarta

Nov 22, 2017 - 2:13 PM

Kini beberapa lokasi di Jakarta menyediakan fasilitas loker untuk memudahkan warga atau turis menyimpan barang saat tengah beraktivitas atau berkeliling kota

LOKER. Dua fasilitas loker di Jakarat ini jadi rekomendasi Rappler untuk warga atau turis di Jakarta yang tak mau repot membawa barang bawaannya. Foto oleh Devin Yiulianto/Rappler

Dela Rosa on pension, DDB drug plan, SC on Comelec | Evening wRap

Oct 30, 2017 - 8:23 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Mara Cepeda

Seagate unveils 10TB hard drive portfolio

Sep 28, 2016 - 9:44 AM

Share save and protect your most valuable data with Seagate’s new 10TB hard drive line

SanDisk to launch Extreme, Ultra high-capacity microSD cards

Jul 04, 2016 - 2:20 PM

The new 256GB microSD cards both have high capacity as well as fast read and write speeds

SANDISK EXTREME. Image from SanDisk.

EU approves Dell buyout of data-storage giant EMC

Mar 01, 2016 - 3:10 PM

The acquisition will create the world s largest privately controlled integrated technology company says Dell

epa04975107 (FILE) A combo of file pictures shows the Logo of EMC Corp. (T) in London, Britain, 02 March 1999 and the logo of Dell in Montpellier, France, 12 September 2013. Personal computer manufacturer Dell has signed a deal to take over EMC for 67 billion dollars, the companies announced 12 October 2015. The takeover of EMC will widen Dell's data storage services, strengthening its position against rival Hewlett-Packard. EPA/STR/GUILLAUME HORCAJUELO

AES breaks ground on battery-based energy storage in Zambales

Dec 20, 2015 - 8:47 PM

The energy storage project according to AES will strengthen the Luzon grid by providing fast response ancillary services like frequency regulation

LARGEST IN ASIA. Once completed by mid-2016, it will be one of the first advanced energy storage installations in South East Asia and among the largest in Asia. Photo by AES Philippines

Carbon Capture: Key green technology shackled by costs

Nov 23, 2015 - 9:27 AM

Carbon capture and storage CCS has a key role in the climate conversation – but no one has figured out a viable way to pay for it

GREEN TECH. American Electric Power's (AEP) Mountaineer coal power plant, with new carbon capture unit (center R), alongside the plant's cooling tower and stacks, in New Haven, West Virginia, October 30, 2009. Saul Loeb/AFP

Western Digital buys SanDisk in $19B tech deal

Oct 22, 2015 - 1:11 PM

The merger of the two California data storage firms will create a company with combined global sales of more than 21 billion last year

DA to farmers: Use rainy season to fight El Niño

Jun 24, 2015 - 3:40 PM

The start of the rainy season in parts of the country is a chance for farmers to plant early and collect rainwater in preparation for the dryer days ahead says the agency

SAVING WATER. This water impounding system or water pond acts as a repository for rainwater which farmers can use on a dry day. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Samsung's T1 stores a terabyte in a card-sized drive

Jan 07, 2015 - 2:19 AM

It s small lightweight and can carry up to a terabyte of password protected encrypted data

THE T1 DRIVE. Image from

Battery energy storage to help ease looming power crisis

Oct 02, 2014 - 4:57 PM

AES Philippines Inc is planning to introduce battery energy storage in the country hopefully soon to help ease the summer 2015 power crisis

SanDisk reveals rugged 512GB SD card

Sep 15, 2014 - 10:31 AM

SanDisk unveils its latest storage device – a rugged SD card with 512GB of free space for videos or images

SANDISK. Sandisk announces the world's highest capacity SDXC card. Screen shot from YouTube.

Microsoft OneDrive ups storage, lowers prices

Jun 24, 2014 - 1:54 PM

Microsoft increases free storage space for OneDrive users and Office 365 users and slashes prices for subscriptions

UPGRADE. Microsoft increases OneDrive storage allotments while slashing prices for additional space. Screen shot from OneDrive.

Microsoft renames cloud service SkyDrive to OneDrive

Jan 28, 2014 - 10:15 PM

Microsoft renames its cloud storage service to OneDrive after it is sued by UK broadcasting company BSkyB for using the Sky trademark

TechRap: Lumia 1520, more from CES 2014

Jan 19, 2014 - 9:43 AM

We take a look at more interesting gadgets from CES 2014 and we review the Nokia Lumia 1520 and the software update Lumia Black

Dropbox restores full access, explains cause of downtime

Jan 14, 2014 - 12:03 PM

After a planned maintenance went awry the cloud storage provider says no public data was at risk during the downtime

DROPBOX UP. Dropbox explains what went wrong and how they'll improve things moving forward. Screen shot from Dropbox

Hackers falsely claim credit for Dropbox downtime

Jan 11, 2014 - 2:39 PM

Hackers exploit the downtime to play a hoax on worried Dropbox users

DOWNTIME, NOT HACK. Dropbox recently experienced some downtime due to an issue from maintenance.

Dropbox announces new features

Jul 10, 2013 - 3:50 PM

Dropbox announces new milestones improvements and capabilities at its first developer conference

A BETTER DROPBOX. Dropbox announces new features and improvements at its first developer conference. Screen shot from Dropbox

Customs confiscates P3-M imported onions

Mar 22, 2013 - 9:51 PM

The Bureau of Customs seized 5 000 bags of illegally imported red and white onions from the Marcelo Cold Storage in North Bay Navotas City

END OF STOPPAGE? The Philippines may resume importation of onions after 13 years. AFP Photo

Google introduces Google Drive

Apr 25, 2012 - 1:09 AM

Google launches cloud storage service