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Toshiba 16GB microSDHC announced, plus Class 6 SDHC cards

Toshiba 16GB microSDHC announced, plus Class 6 SDHC cards

Toshiba have taken the tiny wraps off of its first 16GB microSDHC card.  The SD-C16G will go into mass production in January 2009, and be ideal for storing masses of music and video on cellphones and other mobile devices.  The company also announced a number of new Class 6 SDHC cards for high-speed digital camera use.

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T-Mobile Cameo digital picture frame now available to T-Mobile customers

T-Mobile Cameo digital picture frame now available to T-Mobile customers

T-Mobile USA has just released the new T-Mobile Cameo digital picture frame by Parrot. The Cameo is one of the first digital picture frames to connect to a wireless carrier network. Share photos with loved ones this holiday season from around the world with the touch of a button. The Cameo has its own phone number and email address making it even easier to send real-time photos directly to the frame without connecting to a computer.

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Windows 7 gets new MacBook Pro to play with

Windows 7 gets new MacBook Pro to play with

Prepare, Mac faithful, to recoil in horror.  Gearlog have taken the latest MacBook Pro and - either usefully or sacrilegiously, depending on your loyalties - installed the new pre-beta of Windows 7 on it.  The Apple laptop was already set up to dual-boot into Vista, so Windows 7 was simply installed straight over the top. 

Video demo of the Windows 7 MacBook Pro after the cut

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Duracell to make flash memory products

Duracell to make flash memory products

Duracell, the world-renowned copper-top battery brand, are moving in a new direction. In fact, they have decided to step into the world of flash memory with SD, microSD, USB drives and Compactflash cards in an effort to expand the brand.  

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HP iPAQ Voice Messenger & iPAQ Data Messenger smartphones

HP iPAQ Voice Messenger & iPAQ Data Messenger smartphones

HP announced two new consumer smartphones today, and they've thankfully dropped convoluted numerical product names in favor of nice, easy to understand words.  The iPAQ Voice Messenger is a candybar smartphone with a 2.4-inch 320 x 240 display and 20-key SureType-style keyboard, while the iPAQ Data Messenger has a 2.81-inch 320 x 240 touchscreen and a slide-out QWERTY keyboard.  Both run Windows Mobile 6.1, have WiFi b/g, HSDPA and quadband GSM.

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SanDisk Sansa slotMusic PMP Reviewed: Decent but debatable

SanDisk Sansa slotMusic PMP Reviewed: Decent but debatable

With only six buttons, an LED and a headphone jack, you could argue that there's really not that much to review about the SanDisk Sansa slotMusic PMP.  Announced yesterday, the music player is designed primarily to use SanDisk's new slotMusic microSD format, 1GB memory cards preloaded with albums; AnythingButiPod have been pressing all six of those buttons in their quest to discover if it's worth your twenty bucks.

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SanDisk Sansa slotMusic PMP & pre-loaded microSD cards launch

SanDisk Sansa slotMusic PMP & pre-loaded microSD cards launch

SanDisk have unveiled their latest PMP, intended to work with the company's attempt to control media distribution, slotMusic.  Offering 1GB microSD cards with pre-loaded DRM-free music, each costing $14.99, together with compatibility with your own cards up to 16GB in capacity, the new sanDisk Sansa SlotMusic PMP has no display and only basic controls, but costs a mere $19.99.

 

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Eye-fi gets Twitter

Eye-fi gets Twitter

Eye-fi is already a well known product. Their SD card already has an added geotracking function that makes it so you can automatically associate any pictures taken and then put on the card with the location they were taken in.

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SanDisk announces 16GB microSDHC and Memory Stick Micro

SanDisk announces 16GB microSDHC and Memory Stick Micro

SanDisk will soon be announcing their largest mobile phone storage capacity to date with their 16GB microSDHC and Memory Stick Micro (M2). And with a release date in October for the U.S., Europe and Asia, they're just in time to bring the recently announced T-Mobile G1 up to a level playing field with the iPhone 3G in terms of storage capacity.

These new higher capacity memory cards are intended to fall in line with the numerous features available on today's handsets. Where there are more features, there's more need for storage, so SanDisk is keeping with the times. But these cards are not just meant for mobile phones. In fact, they can be used in GPS and video cameras as well.

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Embedded SD standard announced

Embedded SD standard announced

Removable storage isn't the only thing on the SD Card Association's mind these days. They have just announced the Embedded SD standard, which will be their attempt at moving into the embedded storage market.

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Nerivian CardReader Pro for PowerMac and MacPro desktops

Nerivian CardReader Pro for PowerMac and MacPro desktops

Nervian has announced a new CardReader specifically made for PowerMac G5/ Mac Pro desktops. The new card readers fit under the front handle of your tower and have a style to match your tower.

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Unofficial DVD playback for the Wii now available

Unofficial DVD playback for the Wii now available

For reasons unknown, Nintendo decided to leave out the option to playback DVDs on their ever-popular Wii console. And even though the console is always in demand, it seems like a serious oversight to leave out one of the most basic functions in modern consoles. I mean, the XBox 360 and PS3 have it. Why not the Wii?

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