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Strangest Sights in Google Earth, Part II

Mapping software Google Earth turns the planet into a massive scavenger hunt for weird, wacky, and the unexplained. Here are a few of the things that keep us scratching our heads.


Celebrate a Month of World Cup Soccer With a Flash Drive

Support your favorite team with one of these fun flash drives.

OCZ Releases Super Speedy Vertex Solid State Hard Drives

Vertex 2 Pro, Vertex 2 EX have max throughput of 285 MB/sec.

USB Stick Comes With Built-in PIN Keypad

A US company has come up with an original take on ultra-secure portable storage, fitting a full PIN entry keypad to a USB stick.

Victorinox Launches Super-Secure USB Stick

The maker of the Swiss Army Knife claims its integrated USB drive is "unhackable."


Eye-Fi Refreshes Wireless SDHC Cards

The new lineup of X2 cards supports free Wi-Fi hotspots, geotagging, and backups.

SanDisk's 32GB Memory Card: Mega Storage, Mega Price

32GB microSDHC card costs $200, or nearly four times the street price of Samsung's 16GB card.

Microsoft Readies USB Storage Support for Xbox

Analysis: Switch to allowing external storage isn't just good for users, it helps Microsoft deflect a legal fracas.

Xbox 360 May Support USB Storage with Update

A document reportedly references an upcoming update that lets the console use USB storage devices.

Western Digital Unveils Consumer SSD

The new serial ATA SiliconEdge Blue is available in capacities up to 256GB.

SanDisk Ships $350 64GB SD Card

SanDisk introduces new high-capacity SD card capable of storing more than eight hours of high definition video.


Prototype SIM Card Holds Processor, Memory, Storage and the Android OS

SK Telecom has developed a prototype SIM card that includes a processor, memory, 1GB of flash storage space and Google's Android operating system.

Inside Flash Memory Manufacturing

Get a sneak peek at the gear and processes that go into creating the flash that occupies SSDs, memory cards, and USB drives.