Little Disk: Storage Made Simple

LaCie's good-looking device makes it easy to manually back up files but stumbles when it comes to more complicated tasks like scheduled saves

Editor's Rating:

The Good: Simple, attractive design; delivers a lot of storage for the money

The Bad: Software is cumbersome for anything more involved than basic drag-and-drop file saving

The Bottom Line: A compact, low-hassle way to tote important files from PC to PC or to back up daily work

Given our penchant for cell phones, iPods, and always-connected laptops, we 21st century computer users regard our technical savvy as pretty evolved. But when it comes to one of the most crucial digital tasks—backing up data—many of us are just emerging from the cave.

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