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a mechanism that puts something into automatic action

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Hitachi Global Storage Technologies has set the launch date for the Microdrive as some time in the Q3 of 2003.
The microdrive demands a momentary surge in current as the motor starts up.
Hitachi will deliver on these requirements by re-engineering its one-inch Microdrive to create a 20% smaller version with capacity at 8-10 GBytes of storage.
The viewer may read data from CompactFlash, SmartMedia, and Microdrive memory cards via a USB interface.
IBM has launched a new version of Microdrive, its hard disk drive designed to provide high-capacity, high-performance data storage to to a wide variety of portable electronics such as digital cameras, handheld PCs, personal digital assistants, portable Internet music players, video cameras and notebook computers.
IBM has launched a new version of Microdrive, its hard disk drive designed to provide high-capacity, high-performance data storage to a wide variety of portable electronics such as digital cameras, handheld PCs, personal digital assistants, portable Internet music players, video cameras and notebook computers.
Compact Flash (TM) (CF) Card (Type I/II) and Microdrive (TM) compatible
The Microdrive is standard equipment only on a few high-end professional digital cameras and on one mid-priced "prosumer" camera (Casio's model QV-2300UX Plus).
Other adapters are available for SmartMedia, Sony's Memory Stick, and IBM's MicroDrive.
IBM also announced a stunning technical achievement in removable storage: Big Blue has tripled the capacity of its matchbook-size Microdrive, to a once-unthinkable 1GB on a platter the size of a quarter.
Hitachi, Microdrive, and Travelstar are registered trademarks of Hitachi Global Storage Technologies, Inc.
They've just boosted the capacity of their 1-inch MicroDrive to a full gigabyte.
The Wolverine MVP 9120 multimedia storage and viewing device is also the only PMP with a built-in 7-in-1 memory card reader/writer that allows professional photographers and serious amateurs to directly download photos, videos and music from all popular memory cards including Compact Flash (CF), MicroDrive (MD), Secure Digital (SD), Multimedia Card (MMC), Memory Stick (MS) and MS Pro, Smart Media (SM), and XD cards.
In 1999, CTR had the first in-depth reports about IBM's miniature HDD called MicroDrive and, to take this example full-circle, the MicroDrive--as I predicted last year--is now being offered as a storage option on some "pro-sumer" (i.
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ:QUIK), the industry's lowest-power programmable logic solutions leader, today announced that its new QuickIDE bridge controller interoperates with Hitachi Global Storage Technologies' one-inch Microdrive hard drive to deliver a complete mass storage solution for Intel-based portable consumer electronics.