Gadgets To Go: Byte-Size USB Fun

Here's some news for those who don't spend all their free time in CompUSA: USB gadgets (known as key rings) are hot. These miniature devices--typically digital cameras or MP3 players--plug directly into your USB port for easy up-and downloading. They're cute and trendy and getting more useful all the time. This summer Philips is introducing two models for Mac or PC priced from $99 to $149.

The company's MP3 Key Ring comes in 64-MB and 128-MB sizes--just right for a short music playlist. Some versions even sport an innovative lanyard with volume and track-skip controls woven right into the fabric.


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