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Back up or tune in - thumb drives make it easy

By Hiawatha Bray
Globe Staff / June 18, 2009

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It’s easy to take thumb drives for granted. These cheap little chunks of flash memory, which plug into a computer’s USB port, are almost as plentiful as popcorn. I’ve got a plastic bag full of them at home, sent out as electronic press releases by various technology companies. (Full article: 778 words)

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