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Apple Spending Tons Of Cash On Israeli Super Memory

Apple Spending Tons Of Cash On Israeli Super Memory

Israeli financial paper Calcalist reports Apple has thrown down some serious stacks to acquire Anobit, a flash memory firm. But the purported $US400-500 million (!) buyout isn’t just for any memory firm — Anobit says its memory’s faster and cheaper.

Repost: Giz Explains SSD

Repost: Giz Explains SSD

Seagate and Samsung, giants of hard drives and flash memory, respectively, will work together to develop technologies for SSD storage devices. Now would be a fine time to brush up on (and covet) the great solid-state drive. [Giz]