MicroSD Card Speeds And The Competition

The Tortoise And The Hare is a fable most of us know by heart. And if we don’t know the story, then we at least know the lesson. The tortious appeared slow, but he was steady. The hare was fast, but he wasn’t consistent. In the end, the tortoise won the race because he didn’t slack off like the hare. It was …

Flash Memory Storage: What’s New to the Market

We all need space, and memory storage space for our data is a constantly growing need. As data files become capable of storing greater details, they grow in size. And as data gets bigger, our need for higher capacity memory storage gets larger. It’s no surprise that consumers are seeing greater flash memory storage options. Need greater storage? Storage device …

The Three Different Types of Memory Storage Cards

Storage cards are something just about all of us buy. Whether we need extra memory storage on our mobile devices or for our digital camera, SD cards are the way to go. But did you know that these highly compact and efficient flash storage cards are available in three different types? In fact, each type caters to the needs of …

10 Tips for Keeping Your Data Safe

Take a moment and ponder this thought. How important is your saved data? If the drive your data is saved to suddenly became corrupt or damaged and you couldn’t access your files, what would you do? If you’re like most people, you’re unconsciously tugging at your neckline or swallowing hard because just the thought of losing your stored data brings …

Step By Step Process for Repairing Your USB

USB drives are very common. These plug-and-play portable data storage devices can be found anywhere in the market. The handy little drives are also called flash, keychain or thumb drives. Click here for USB recovery options if you have lost data on one. These drives quickly replaced the use of floppy and Zip drive disks in the 1990’s. Most people …

5 Things You Can Do With Your Damaged Media Cards Or Storage Mediums

So you’ve damaged your media card or other storage medium. Now what? Junk it? Is that the only option? You might be surprised to discover that a damaged storage device isn’t just worthy of the dump. One Geek’s Trash Is Another’s Treasure. It’s true! Just because a portable storage device—no matter what size—is nonfunctional, you don’t necessarily need to drop …

How to Protect Your Data Devices from the Summer Heat and Water

Summer is the best time to hit the beach. It’s that time of year when we plan our final getaways and family vacations. While you’re rejuvenating by the pool or taking the family on a day trip, be sure to be kind to your data devices. File storage devices of any kind need protection from extreme weather just as much …

Top 5 Quotes from Bruce Cullen

As the owner and founder of eProvided data recovery, Bruce Cullen understands the importance of accessing your critical files. He’s worked in the field of data recovery for over 15 years, and he has some top-notch advice for everyone who uses data storage devices. “Learn to use some type of backup system so that your files are located in more …

3 (Or More) Things You’re Probably Doing That Are Bad For Your Digital Camera

Are you super protective of your digital camera? Regardless of whether your first camera was film or digital, you’re likely more ginger with your digital camera simply because you don’t want to damage it. If you’re not careful, though, you just might be developing some habits that are bad for your camera. Habits to Avoid The avid photographer is always …

Spotlight On eProvided Founder Bruce Cullen: 10 Things You Didn’t Know

What makes eProvided different? As one of the leading data recovery service providers, the company was founded by Bruce Cullen, who is our spotlight figure of the day. With labs based in Colorado, his experienced technicians handle everything from the intricacies of forensic data recovery to retrieving your most important files from NAND, USB, and other flash memory devices. They …