USB Drive

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Flash drives aren't anything new, wireless storage devices aren't either, but SanDisk has managed to combine the two in a fun, ultra-portable, attractive USB drive.  SanDisk Connect Wireless Flash Drives include a 16GB or 32GB option, while the larger cube-shaped SanDisk Connect Media drives include 32GB or 64GB versions, both for sharing your stored photos, documents, [...]

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mimbot-elvis

To celebrate the "King of Rock and Roll," Elvis Presley's 78th birthday, Mimoco is adding 2 new flash drives to their Legends of MIMOBOT collection. One shows Elvis all decked out for his 1973 Aloha from Hawaii concert and the other one shows Elvis dressed in full US Army attire. Both flash drives are available [...]

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Posted in: Computer Gear, Laptops and Gear, News
thinkgeek-usb-toast-usb-hub-and-thumb-drives

ThinkGeek always has a variety of cute stuff, but they've outdone themselves with this USB Toaster Hub and Thumb Drives set.  The hub looks like an old-fashioned chrome toaster, and it has 4 USB 2.0 ports and a 1 meter long USB cable.  It's capable of speeds up to to 480 mbps, and it even has [...]

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Posted in: Computer Gear, Laptops and Gear, News
emily-rothschild-usb-medical-locket

My daughter should wear a medical ID, but she hates the chunky, ugly look of those bracelets and necklaces.  This pretty necklace from Emily Rothschild makes wearing your medical information a bit prettier.  The small gold-plated Medical Locket has a caduceus design on the outside to alert medical personal to look inside for the USB [...]

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Posted in: Health, Fitness, Sports, News
USB Guitar

From cerriousdesign on Etsy, this mini USB flash drive guitar is a nice little piece for that musician in your life.  It's made from pine with copper strings that you can even change the tension on, and it also comes with its own soft lined hard case. Available in 8GB for $75 or 16GB for $90, plus shipping.

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Posted in: Geek Toys, News
photojojo-camera-usb-drive

This has to be the cutest USB drive I've seen, and it is a perfect gift for the photographers in your life.  This Camera USB Drive from Photojojo looks like a DSLR, available in your choice of Nikon or Canon camera style.  The lens removes to expose the 4GB USB stick.  It's 2" wide X [...]

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Posted in: Camera Gear, Gear, News
Kingston URDrive

The tiny Data Traveler 109 USB drive from Kingston comes preloaded with urDrive software "that gives you a new and exciting way to look at your data", according to the maker. I am always interested in new and exciting ways to look at my data, so let's take a look! Kingston makes good stuff and [...]

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Posted in: Computer Gear, Laptops and Gear, Reviews, Travel Gear
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A long time ago, on a web page not so far away, Julie posted a news item about licensed Star Wars USB flash drives from Tyme Machines.  This year, my son received a Yoda one from a friend as a birthday gift.  After overcoming my initial jealousy (which only leads to the Dark Side) I [...]

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Posted in: Computer Gear, Laptops and Gear, Reviews
FastKey-Open

The new LaCie FastKey USB flash drive is an aluminum wonder. This baby is available in capacities of 30 - 120GB and can transfer files at a blinding 260MB/s. Whoosh! One important caveat though, you have to have USB 3.0 to take advantage of the speed. I wonder when Apple will jump on the USB [...]

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Posted in: Miscellaneous, News
moma-quattro-giga-usb-notebook

The Quattro Giga notebook from the MoMA Store has a red leather cover.  The replaceable notebook inside has 144 blank pages.  The gadgetry in this notebook is found in the black strap closure.  There's a removeable 4GB USB flash drive in the strap, and the cap stays attached to the leather notebook so you won't [...]

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Posted in: Gear, News
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Like most people in the 21st century, I own a few types of mp3 players including a few from the iPod line, the iPad, a few from Sony, and the many other electronics that have the mp3 function built-in like cell phones.  I was looking for a cheap basic mp3 player.  The Green House Kana [...]

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Posted in: Audio, Video, TV Gear, Reviews
lexar-echo-usb-drive

The Lexar Echo ZE backup drive is the tiniest USB drive I've seen - no bigger than the "nano" receiver for my wireless mouse.  It's has a low-profile design - so small you can leave it plugged into the USB port all the time.  It comes with Echo backup software that automatically encrypts and performs [...]

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Posted in: Gear, News
sandisk

A few days ago, SanDisk unveiled its smallest USB flash drive in North America. The Sandisk Cruzer Blade is the size of a paper clip and the weight of a penny, making it a perfect addition to your keychain or pocket. Storage capacities range from 2GB to 16GB and the drive is available immediately at [...]

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Posted in: Gear, News
IMM-living-wisdom-usb-feather-flash-drive

The IMM Living Wisdom USB 2.0 flash drive has a name inspired by the idea in some religions that feathers represent wisdom.  This silver-colored feather USB drive has a capacity of 2.0 GB and is USB 2.0/1.1.  The Living Wisdom flash drive is $35.99 and is sold by AudioCubes.

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Posted in: Gear, News
kingston-locker-01

The Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ series of USB flash drives provide the expected level of performance for a USB memory stick, with the added security of password protected access and 256-bit AES Hardware Based Encryption, for a slight premium in cost over non-secure storage. In exchange for this protection you give up the ability to boot [...]

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Posted in: Computer Gear, Laptops and Gear, Reviews
lexar-secureii-1

What do you look for in a USB flash drive? A snazzy plastic shell? Keychain attachment? Built in security software? How about a built in storage capacity meter? If you raised your hand on that last one, you'll want to read this review of the Lexar JumpDrive Secure II Plus USB Flash Drive. At first [...]

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Flexi PC Pet ID Tag

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The Flexi PC Pet ID Tag gives you one more way to identify your pet to help you get him back if your dog ever is lost.  The Flexi PC Pet ID Tag is a 64 MB USB drive housed in water- and shock-proof housing.  It has an autorun program that lets you easily enter your contact information, contact [...]

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Posted in: News, Pet Gadgets
quirky split stick

At least the Split Stick, a double-ended USB stick from Quirky, will keep your home and office files separate.  Each end of this stick houses a retractable 4 GB USB drive.  The Split Stick is made of rubber-coated anodized aluminum;  available colors are black, pink, or orange.  You can choose from a variety of etched designs to identify [...]

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USB flash drives have been around for awhile now.  They come in many shapes, sizes, and capacities.  Like most gadgeteers we love our USB flash drives to have a beautiful shape, small size, and of course large capacity.  That’s where SuperTalent’s 32GB Pico USB flash drive comes in. SuperTalent’s Pico line of USB flash drives [...]

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Posted in: Computer Gear, Laptops and Gear, Reviews
lightsaber_thumb_drive

ThinkGeek has been steadily importing Star Wars ephemera from across the pond for quite some time, making available goods that would never have previously seen the light of day stateside.  And honestly, how did we live for so long before without our lightsaber chopsticks?  Their latest offering is in the form of  lightsaber-shaped USB drives, and [...]

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