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IntelliPaper – The Paper USB Flash Drive

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Flash drives have evolved significantly over the past few years. There was a time when 64MB of space in a bulky USB package was considered an achievement, and yet now an individual drive can hold upwards of 64GB while being less than half an inch in length. IntelliPaper looks to take the thickness (or thinness) of flash drives to the next level.

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Patriot Xporter XT Rage 32GB Flash Drive Slashed to $32

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USB flash drives are getting more and more affordable. Case in point is the Patriot Xport XT Rage USB 2.0 high speed flash drive, the 32GB version of which is now on sale for an amazing $32.

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Victorinox starts shipping Slim, Slim Duo Swiss Army USB Drives

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The Victorinox Slim and Slim Duo USB drives clearly mimic the look of a real Swiss Army knife (Victorinox is the company behind that line, after all). As their names imply, the Slim boasts a single USB drive, while the Slim Duo hides two USB sticks under its colorful shell.

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Are you ready for the CLAP?

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They've shaped it to look like a conventional camera, including the "bump" where you might normally find a hot shoe, but that's not really a functional bump. It's just for look. You can then pop out the side cap to reveal a USB connector, which is used both for transfering images and video off the camera and for charging its internal lithium-ion battery. It takes microSD cards up to 16GB.

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Konect Watch Makes Telling Time More Fun

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What ever happend to watches that tell the time in a simple and easy to read manner? Why must designers be hell bent on creating a watch that actually takes you more time to, well, read the time for no real reason other than upping your hipster chic rating?

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Zyxel pocket 3G router challenges MiFi by sharing USB sticks

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On the surface, it looks like a rather unassuming and nondescript grey box. What makes it interesting is that you can attach just about any USB Internet stick

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Victorinox Swiss Army flash drives in flight-friendly versions too

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For many people, a USB flash drive is like any other USB flash drive. Then there are people who want something that can more easily blend in with the rest of their gear, like a Swiss Army knife. That's where the Victorinox Slim and Slim Duo drives come into place, but what about when you're about to hitch a flight across the country?

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Verbatim’s Clip-it USB drive keeps flash memory designs fresh

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After a good attempt at every iteration possible USB drives tend to be just that, USB drives. Well, leave it to the design team over at Verbatim to keep things interesting. They’ve come out with a Clip-it line of USB drives, which basically do just that, clip on to things like a paper clip. You can clip it to your tie, business cards, pocket protector, heck you can clip it anywhere you want.

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High-tech USB “SmartBadge” from Apacer shown at Computex

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Computex Taipei is home to a lot of new technology, it's got it all - small components for manufacturers, and final consumer products ready to hit Best Buy shelves. Somewhere in between is the SmartBadget USB drive from Apacer Technology, but this is no ordinary drive. The handy little creation won an iF 2010 award, taking home a Design and Innovation Award at this show.

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This PQI USB Flash Drive Pushes Data at 5Gbps

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I’ve got some good news and some bad news for all the heavy file pushers in the audience. According to the official specs, USB 2.0 was intended to push data as fast as 240Mbps, but they were able to move this to 480Mbps with a little tweaking. Well, the good news is that this barrier has been absolutely crushed by ...

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Brando’s Latest Flash Drives Are the Bomb (For Real)

It may not be the brightest idea in the world to have these as part of your carry-on luggage when you go on some international flights, but you have to admit that these USB hand grenade flash drives from Brando are at least mildly amusing. Nothing quite like explosive memory products, right? As you can probably imagine, these bomb-inspired portable ...

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Quirky Split Stick: Two USB Flash Drives in One

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There’s a good chance that you have more than one USB flash drive kicking around on your desk. You might have separated your data across these drives in an effort to keep them organized. The Split Stick from Quirky expands on this idea by shoving a pair of USB flash drives into a single device. From the product page, we ...

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Stylish Calvin Klein Sunglasses Hide USB Drive Nerdiness

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Sometimes, it’s all about keeping stylish and looking fashionable. That’s partly why you may invest the extra money in a set of designer sunglasses over the el cheapo $10 sunglasses you find at Wal-Mart. That said, designer sunglasses need not eschew the geek. The crazy kooks at Calvin Klein have decided that it might be a good idea to embed ...

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