SD cards – a trip down memory lane

SD initially was short for Secure Digital, a non-volatile memory card format developed for use in portable devices. Now known as SD memory cards, they may be small, but they’ve been on a big journey since their inception in the late 1990s… August 1999 The SD card was born following a collaboration between SanDisk, Panasonic…

SSDs, USB Drives, SD Memory Cards: Know the Difference

Choosing the right storage option for the right application By: Keith Tsai Originally published here on the 1st November on the SD Association website. Gone are the days when consumers and businesses had to use unwieldy floppy disks, cassette tapes and CDs for music, videos and files. Portable storage options are more efficient these days, giving users the…