LaCie has announced its new portable FireWire Pocket DVD-RW Drive ($349). Like its CD-rewritable counterpart, this compact DVD-rewritable drive features a rugged bumper guard for reliable protection and weighs only 1.4 pounds. It offers 2x DVD-R, 1x DVD-RW, 8x DVD-ROM, 16x CD-R, 10x CD-RW, 10x CD-RW , and 24x CD-ROM write speeds. The drive ships with CaptyDVD authoring software and Toast Lite CD & DVD recording software. LaCie also announced the d2 DVD+/-RW drive ($349), which incorporates both FireWire and USB 2.0 connectivity. The drive supports both DVD-RW and DVD+RW formats, offers and ships with Pixela’s CaptyDVD, a full-featured authoring software for Mac users. In addition, the company added 60GB ($369) and 80GB ($419) versions of its PocketDrive, which incorporate both USB and FireWire connectors.