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Latency of seeking a file on a disk

I have a question regarding the latency of seek times for hard drives and size of files . I was at one point considering trying to increase the cache size of my web browser to try and allow for ...
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Spin down hard drive while on treadmill (or car or any other shaky environment)

I have a laptop with 8GB of RAM running Windows 7. Is it possible to completely shut off the hard drive while browsing the web? I use Firefox. I figure I would need to do this if I wanted to prevent ...