With this new fangled Apple nano device some questions are beginning to arise. Is large format flash the new storage solution? Some people, including Chang-Gyi Hwang, president and CEO of Samsung, believe so. Mainly, Hwang wants to cash in on the flash craze with his 16 Gbps NAND chip that can hold up to 32GB. Flash memory is mighty attractive. It's small and it's solid-state, but is the mini-HD really dead? If Samsung and Apple are any indication, it just might be.

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