TITLE

Battle looms over PC cards

AUTHOR(S)
Baldwin, Howard
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Macworld;Mar96, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the competing standards for half-size PC cards for transferring digital files. Members of the CompactFlash Association which introduced a standard based on technology from SanDisk; Standard developed by Intel, Advanced Micro Devices and Fujitsu and Sharp.
ACCESSION #
9602143003

 

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