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Toshiba Unleashing Biggest Memory Card EVER

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Some hyperbolic highlights from the press release:

world's first 64GB1 SDXC Memory Card... capable of operating at the world's fastest data transfer rate3 for reading and writing to a flash memory card... world's first memory cards compliant with

No Way I'll look This Cute When I Turn 35


Retro Floppy Flash Drive

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Pogoplug turns USB hard drives into personal miniclouds


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All-in-all, we like the Pogoplug a lot, but we do have a couple

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Like nearly everything Brando makes, it's so dumb that …

Hand-cranked Fujitsu ME-P3M hard drive degausser


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Floating Media Drawer from West Elm


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"Oh !*#%" flash drive looks like work of world's stupidest thief


It so transpires that a standard USB jack's sheath is large enough to contain plenty of memory–allowing for this amusing thumbdrive, complete with a trailing and torn cable.

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VelociRaptor the fastest hard drive in the Western Digital line


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But what I am most tickled …

Datto 500 NAS stores your data off-site, too


Datto is selling this new NAS that continuously backs up your data to the company's off-site servers. If your NAS crashes hard, they'll overnight you a new unit with your last backup already installed. It'll cost you, of course: $25 …