Berkeley CSUA MOTD:Entry 10194
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2003/9/15 [Computer/HW/Laptop, Computer/HW/Memory] UID:10194 Activity:nil 53%like:10203
9/14    Digital camera users: how many memory cards do you have?  What is
        their capacity?  Do you have any device besides a laptop that you
        use to transfer memory card data?
        \- maybe 5 cf/microdisk. 128 to 1gb. usb1 digital wallet. why? --psb
        \_ my college have this.  I think it's a godsend:
           http://www.image-tank.com/englisch/e_itg2.html
           Only thing i bitch about this is that it doesn't use
           standard AA battery.
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