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I tried to research this but my results came up with a bunch of old articles from 2000 and 2003. I'm wondering if anyone has any news on the future of hard drives.

When are we going to move from spinning platters to a more efficient way?... Solid state perhaps?

Ideally I would like to have two terabyte drives in a RAID-1 Mirror. Right now I have 4 hard drives (120, 120, 300, 74) without RAID. Sure it's 1337 in a way but frankly I'd rather have just two huge drives in a RAID1.

I think about a year ago I read about some sort of perpindicular/parallel writing or some weird stuff like that. I dunno it's really vague.
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http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/sto...tus-54003.html

Heres an article on it.
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