There's a microSD Slot Hidden Inside This Card Reader's USB Connector

MicroSD cards have become the standard currency for mobile devices that offer an external storage option. And to make it extra easy to speedily share files back and forth between devices like your smartphone, tablet, and laptop, ADATA has created this tiny card reader that cleverly hides its slot for a microSD card… » 3/03/15 10:20am 3/03/15 10:20am

Just You Try and Stick a Floppy Disk Into This Atari MicroSD Card Reader

Made using a 3D printer, this microSD card reader resembles an Atari 810 floppy disk drive, and can transfer data from 8GB cards to the old Atari it's hooked up to. Moore's Law at work? [Rossum via HackADay via LaughingSquid] » 5/11/11 5:40am 5/11/11 5:40am

Nifty Elecom Card Reader Sticks to Metal Surfaces

With a magnet backing, this clever multi-card reader frees up desk space by sticking to most metallic surfaces like PCs, or a filing cabinet. It costs ¥2520 (about $27), and will likely be available from GeekStuff4U. [Elecom via Akihabara News] » 10/27/09 9:35am 10/27/09 9:35am

Kingston MobileLite G2 Card Reader Protects Your Cards Like They're…

Kingston's followup to its MobileLite, the MobileLite G2, brings a new, dual-slider design that aims to protect your SD/HC and microSD/HC cards from harm. It's the most caring card reader on the market. » 10/08/09 12:10am 10/08/09 12:10am

Brando Rota-Rota Hub Addresses Your USB, Thermometric Needs

The latest creation from the industry leader in extremely unlikely gadgets, Brando's Rota-Rota USB hub combines three swiveling USB ports, readers for most flash memory formats (sorry, CF) and, uhh, two thermometers? » 3/23/09 6:45am 3/23/09 6:45am

UK Spends Billions On High Tech IDs, Has No Way To Read Them

Kudos to the British government for spending the equivalent of $6.6 billion US on a biometric National Identity Card program without budgeting for a single card reader. Truly, they operate like a finely-tuned machine. » 2/05/09 7:40pm 2/05/09 7:40pm

Lightning Review: Griffin Simplifi iPod-iPhone Dock/Card Reader/USB Hub

The Gadget: Griffin's Simplifi dock for iPod or iPhone, which aims to de-clutter your desk by tossing in a reader for CF, SD, XD and Memory Stick Pro cards and a two-port powered USB 2.0 hub. The right kind of convergence. » 10/26/08 6:00pm 10/26/08 6:00pm

MiniSD USB Card Reader

This is still not acceptable, I can still visibly see this card reader, which means it is still way too big. This is a card reader exclusively for MiniSD cards. It is USB 2.0 compatible and transfers at roughly 25MB/s. » 10/03/06 1:33pm 10/03/06 1:33pm

The First ExpressCard Memory Card Readers?

So Apple goes and says that the new MacBook Pro is going to have an ExpressCard slot. So of course all the PC Card manufacturers will chant Apple's name and will start releasing more and more ExpressCards, especially since Dell and HP plan to incorporate ExpressCard slots in their laptops soon. This is the first… » 1/12/06 4:47pm 1/12/06 4:47pm

PSP Flash Card Adapters

Here's a look at first-generation flash card adapters for the PSP from Chinese third-party manufacturer Lik Sang. There are three products, the Neo2in1, Neo4in1 and Neo5in1 Pad. The Neo5in1 Pad is also an AA Battery pack, and will be attached to the PSP. The other two seem to hang from a cable somehow, which just… » 12/21/05 9:44am 12/21/05 9:44am