I still say size doesn’t matter…

So, is that a USB drive in your pocket, or are you just happy to see me? Meet Toshiba’s limited-edition 16GB flash memory USB drive:

Despite some uncertainty that people would want large-size portable USB drives, an explosion in memory dongles and a quick shift up the scale from the early 256MB to 1GB models has demonstrated that the gadget has niche appeal. Quite what use someone would have for 16GB version is uncertain as yet, but it may be one of the occasional cases of: who cares? It’s a 16GB USB drive that fits in your pocket and weighs 12 grams!

Who cares, indeed… Toshiba’s official press release may be found here.

[via /., of course]

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