How Does A Surge Protector Prevent Hard Drive Failures?

All electronic devices need to be connected to a surge protector, and that’s particularly true for devices that store data. Hard drives rely on controllers, which allow the drive to transfer information to (and from) your computer. A sudden surge...
September 9, 2021

Can An Improper Computer Shutdown Damage Your Hard Drive?

An improper PC shutdown probably isn’t a big deal — but it could cause a hard drive failure. Here’s an overview of the risks.
August 31, 2021

High Altitudes Can Cause Hard Drive Failures

Operating a hard drive at over 10,000 feet can put data at risk. Here’s an explanation of why HDD failures are more common at high altitude.
August 26, 2021

California Power Outages Causing Sudden Rise In Server Failures

On Oct. 9, 2019, Pacific Gas & Electric began intentionally cutting power to hundreds of thousands of customers in an effort to limit wildfires in Northern California. The move, which affected parts of the San Francisco Bay Area, also put...
October 10, 2019

When Is Data Recovery Impossible? 

Data recovery is usually an option, but in some cases, severe damage can put data at risk.
September 27, 2019

Datarecovery.com Offers Discounted Rates for Hurricane Florence Victims

According to the National Weather Service, Hurricane Florence will be one of the most serious storms in decades. It’s expected to punish the Eastern Seaboard, destroying homes and businesses throughout Virginia and North and South Carolina. Current data suggests that...
September 13, 2018

Free Data Recovery Services for 2018 Winter Blizzard Victims

Winter Storm Grayson pummeled the U.S. East Coast with ice and snow from Florida to Maine last week. The blizzard left power outages, flooding, and frigid temperatures in its wake, killing at least 22 people and causing significant property damage....
January 10, 2018

Datarecovery.com Offers Free Services to Personal Computer Users Affected By Wildfires

Thousands of firefighters are working around the clock to control California’s historically large wildfires. Officials predict that the largest of the blazes — the Thomas Fire —  will burn into January and become the most destructive California wildfire ever. Natural...
December 18, 2017

Hurricane Harvey, Irma, & Maria Data Recovery Update (With Pictures)

Recently, Datarecovery.com offered free data recovery services to personal computer users affected by recent hurricanes, including Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma (and later Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico). Personal computer users only pay for the costs of shipping and, where...
September 25, 2017

Datarecovery.com Offers Free Services to Personal Computer Users Affected By Hurricanes

Datarecovery.com, a worldwide leader in data recovery technology, announced free services for all victims of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma. Personal computer users can receive any of Datarecovery.com’s standard hard drive, flash drive, and cellphone data recovery services free of...
September 7, 2017