Daily Giz Wiz 83: Kingston Data Traveler

Episode 83 of the podcast

Subject: Review of Kingston Data Traveler
Released:Wednesday 14 June 2006
Length:about 13 minutes
Download file:dgw0083.mp3 (6 MB)

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Short info

Not just any USB drive, the Kingston Data Traveler II Plus lets you bring your desktop with you via the included Migo Software $30-220

Detailed information

A USB2 thumb drive with a choice of capacities, loaded with Migo Software that stores your computer data and settings, such as Microsoft Outlook, Internet Explorer and screensaver, so that you can travel with them.  It leaves nothing on the host computer.  When you return to your own PC, Migo automatically synchronises your work to keep your versions current.

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Gameshow Marathon

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