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Old 01-19-2004, 03:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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You guys ever tried these things? i ordered a kingston 256mb off of and i love it - i take it to school and even though the comps there have alot of stuff restricted, i plug this baby in and in 15 seconds it detects it and your ready to go. A REALLY good alternative to wasting all those cds. You can a 128mb one at wal-mart for like 40 bux. I got the 256mb kingston (because of the passwording capabilities) and it was 93 from newegg.

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Old 01-19-2004, 05:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I think ease of use and functionality out weighs the cost.
Although, I have had 2 that were given to me, I have only used them a few times. Never really had a use for them...

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Old 01-20-2004, 02:22 AM   #3 (permalink)
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At my college, its all the craze in the school of business. When you have tons of "group projects" swaping files between laptops is horrible other methods. These things are AWESOME. About 8 people I know bought one after they saw mine.

Even our professors use them to pullup their powerpoint presentation. Why mess around connecting cables to a laptop? I don't know about at work...but at college these rule.
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